How rich is Jr. Calvin Johnson?
Jr. Calvin Johnson Net Worth:
Jr. Calvin Johnson Net Worth:Calvin Johnson, Jr. (born September 29, 1985), nicknamed "Megatron", is an American football wide receiver for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Georgia Tech, and was recognized as an All-American twice. He was selected by the Lions with the second overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft.On March 14, 2012, Johnson signed an eight-year, $132 million contract extension with the Lions, one of the largest sports contracts ever. Johnson has a rare combination of size (6 ft 5 in and 239 lb), hands, speed (40-yard dash in 4.35 seconds and 100 meter in 10.23 seconds), strength, leaping ability, body control and hand-eye coordination. His nickname "Megatron" was given to him by former Lions wide receiver Roy Williams and the name caught on with fans.On December 22, 2012, Johnson broke Jerry Rice's single-season record for receiving yards, which had previously been 1,848. In that same Saturday night game versus the Atlanta Falcons, Johnson also set the NFL records for consecutive 100-yard games (8) and consecutive games with 10 or more receptions (4). He also tied Hall of Famer Michael Irvin's record for most 100-yard games in a season with 11.
|Birth date:||September 29, 1985|
|Birth place:||Newnan, Georgia, USA|
|Profession:||American football player|
|Education:||Georgia Institute of Technology, Sandy Creek High School|
|Parents:||Arica Johnson, Calvin Johnson|
|Siblings:||Wali Johnson, Elan Johnson, Erica Johnson|
|Awards:||All-Pro, Fred Biletnikoff Award, NFL Play of the Year Award, College Football All-America Team, Fantasy Player of the Year, Touchdown Club of Columbus|
|Nominations:||Heisman Trophy, Best NFL Player ESPY Award, Art Rooney Award, Best Record-Breaking Performance ESPY Award, Kids' Choice Sports Award for Favorite Catch|