Russell Wilson Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Career, Parents, Wife, Kids, Contract, Net Worth

Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson is an American football player for the National Football League’s Seattle Seahawks (NFL).

He played collegiate football for the University of Wisconsin in 2011, setting the single-season FBS record for points allowed (191.8) and leading the team to the Big Ten title and 2012 Rose Bowl.

Between 2008 to 2010, he also played football and baseball at North Carolina State University before moving to Wisconsin. His real name is Russell Carrington Wilson.

Early Life of Russell Wilson

He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Russell Wilson’s father’s name is Harrison Wilson III, and his mother’s name is Tammy T. Wilson. He has two siblings: Anna Wilson and Harrison Wilson, IV.

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Russell Wilson Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement: How Old Is Russell Wilson?

Russell Wilson Age

He was born on 29 November 1988. Russell Wilson’s age is 36 years old as of June 2024. His height is 5 feet 11 inches, and he weighs around 93kg. He has dark brown eyes and black hair. Russell Wilson belongs of American nationality and African American ethnicity.

Russell Wilson Education

During his collegiate years, he was a quarterback for the San Diego Chargers and played baseball. He earned a law degree from the University of Virginia and practiced law for most of his life.

Russell Wilson Personal Life

Russell Wilson Life

Russell Wilson is a two-time married man. He dated Ashton Meem in high school, and the couple married in 2012 but split two years later.

Russell then began dating American R&B singer Ciara in 2015 and married her the following year. In April 2017, the couple was blessed with a female child Sienna Princess Wilson. Additionally, the couple has three dogs—Prince, Naomi, and Hero—considered family members.

Russell is a dedicated social worker who assists in collecting cash for people living with diabetes. He also contributes to the disease’s awareness. He is a supporter of and frequent visitor to ‘Seattle Children’s Hospital.

Russell Wilson Professional Career, Stats

In 2006, Russell Wilson was accepted to Caroline State University. When he became the first rookie quarterback to earn first-team All-ACC accolades, he played for NC State.

Russell desired to play baseball but was fiercely discouraged by his coach Tom O’Brien. Russell was, nevertheless, selected to Major League Baseball in 2010 by the Colorado Rockies.

Russell transferred to the University of Wisconsin for his last year of college due to a disagreement with his coach.

Russell captained his team to the Big 10 Conference championship during his senior year. Russell established a new NCCA record as a result of his past abilities. Russell signed a four-year contract with the Seahawks in May 2012.

He made his preseason debut against the Kansas City Chiefs. Russell earned $222,000 under the NFL’s performance-based compensation system for his outstanding performance during his first season.

Wilson cncluded the Super Bowl season with a magnificent effort that included 26 touchdown passes and nine interceptions.

Wilson’s contract with the Seahawks was extended to four years in 2015. Russell established and broke several incredible records, including becoming the only quarterback in NFL history to throw three or more touchdowns without being intercepted in five consecutive games.

Russell Wilson is also the face of several brands, including Alaska Airlines, Microsoft, Duracell, and Pepsi. He was selected to the Pro Bowl for the fifth time in his career in 2018, displacing Aaron Rodgers.

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Quick Bio / Wiki

Real Name/Full NameRussell Wilson
Birth Place:Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday:29 November 1988
Age/How Old:36 years old
Height/How Tall:In Centimetres – 180cm
In Feet and Inches – 5 ′ 11″
Weight:In Kilograms – 93Kg
In Pounds – 205lbs
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Hair Color:Black
Parents Name:Father – Harrison Wilson III
Mother – Tammy T. Wilson
Siblings:Anna Wilson and Harrison Wilson, IV
School/College:University of Virginia
Ethnicity:African American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse Name:Ashton Meem(Ex), Ciara
Kids/Children Name:Sienna Princess Wilson
Profession:Football Player
Net Worth:$120 Million
Social Media:Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Youtube
Last Updated:June 2024

Russell Wilson Awards and Achievements

Wilson has set multiple records and won numerous trophies as a quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks. He won the renowned ‘Steve Largent Award‘ in 2012 and was also named ‘Rookie of the Year in his rookie season.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Russell Wilson in 2024

Russell Wilson Net Worth

Russell Wilson’s net worth is believed to be $120 million. Various endorsement deals and entrepreneurial endeavors bolster his net worth.

Wilson has endorsement partnerships with Levi’s, American Family Insurance, Pepsi, Nike, Alaska Airlines, Microsoft, Bose, Lawson Automotive Group, Duracell, and United Way since joining the Seahawks in 2012.

Wilson re-signed with the Seahawks in 2019 on a four-year, $140 million deal.