Who is Deebo Samuel?
Deebo Samuel is an American competitive footballer. He plays for the San Francisco 49ers of the NFL (National Football League), as a wide receiver. Deebo was born on January 15, 1996, in Inman, South Carolina. He became popular after being picked by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft.
|Celebrated Name||Deebo Samuel|
|Profession||Football Wide Receiver|
|Current Team||San Francisco 49ers|
|Birth Date||January 15, 1996|
|Birth Place||Inman, South Carolina|
|Birth Name||Tyshun Samuel|
|Parents||Father: Galen Samuel
Mother: Precious Samuel
|Height||6 feet 0 inches|
|Net Worth||$1.4 million|
Deebo was born to his parents Galen Samuel and Precious Samuel. He was born with the birth sign of Capricorn. He grew up with his two siblings; older brother Tyquan Samuel and an older sister. Born with the birth name Tyshun Samuel, the nickname, Deebo was given to him by his father, after the movie “Friday” where Tiny Lister Jr. played the role of Deebo. Besides, Deebo holds an American nationality. With the height of 6 feet and weight about 98 kg, he has been able to maintain his body fit.
Deebo, for his education, went to Chapman High School, located in Inman, South Carolina. During high school, he played football. Moreover, he led the team to the Semifinals of the AAA playoffs during his senior years. Besides, he became able to win the title of the Offensive Player of the Year of the High School Sports Perort Class AAA.
Later, after completing his high school, he enrolled in the University of South Carolina. There, he played college football.
Deebo started his career from his college days only. In 2015, he played with the Gamecocks, during his college. In total, he played five games as he suffered from a hamstring injury in the opening game, which was against North Carolina.
Eventually, in 2016, he won the award of the team’s Most Valuable Player along with the quarterback Jake Bentley. He had the record of 59 receptions for 783 yards, along with one touchdown in 10 starts. Likewise, in 2017, he had an injury in his right fibula against the game with Kentucky. Due to his injury, he had to get off the whole season.
Later, he came back in 2018 with his full energy. He made his career-high against the game with Clemson. He had the record of 10 passes for 210 yards along with 3 touchdowns. In total, in the 2018 season, he has the record of 62 passes for 882 yards along with 11 touchdowns for the Gamecocks.
Furthermore, in 2019, Deebo made a debut in the NFL against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, along with having a record of catching 3 passes for 17 yards.
Deebo Samuel has been a success in gaining popularity. Likewise, he also has been able to accumulate a good amount of money. Presently, after joining the NFL team San Francisco 49ers on April 26, 2019, his net worth would be worth millions of dollars. He has an estimated net worth of $1.4 million. Furthermore, his contract worth $7.678 million along with the signing bonus of $3.6 million.
Personal Life of Deebo Samuel
About his personal life, Deebo is probably now single. Also, he has not been in any rumors and controversies regarding his personal life. It seems he is currently now focussing on his career rather than be involved in love life. Moreover, his Instagram account is also full of activities regarding his career.