Carson Wentz is an exciting young American footballer who storms out of the blocks. He currently plays in the National Football League (NFL) for the Philadelphia Eagles but was widely known for his college successes at North Dakota State University (NDSU). There he was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 2nd overall selection of the NFL Draft 2016, which is the highest selection for an FCS player to date.
The fascinating thing is that Carson became so successful in his profession at a very tender age. How old is he? To find out, scroll down, along with other crisp facts about this young superstar, including juicy tidbits about whether he’s married, information about who he’s with, his girlfriend, salary, net worth, bad luck from injuries and much more.
Carson Wentz Wiki And Family
Carson Wentz was born on December 30, 1992, in Raleigh, North Carolina, as Carson James Wentz with the sun sign Capricorn. Although he was born in Raleigh, he grew up in Bismarck, North Dakota, where his family moved when he was just three years old. His father, Doug Wentz, was a linebacker for Northern State and his mother is Cathy Domres. Carson has two brothers – Zach and Luke Wentz.
Carson is a private person and does not say much about his parents, siblings, or family, but his nationality is American and he belongs to the white ethnic group. He attended Century High School in Bismarck, where he honed his extraordinary talents in football, as a quarterback and defensive back. Carson was not only interested in the game, but also in his books, as he graduated in 2011 as valedictorian of his class. He then attended North Dakota State University (NDSU) and carried a worn 4.0 GPA throughout the school while paving the way for an exciting career as a quarterback in American football.
Height, Career, Super Bowl, and Injuries
When he was in college, Carson Wentz was an exceptional and great resource for the NDSU soccer team. As a quarterback, he led the team to win five NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) national championships, earning him several awards, including the NCAA Championship Game Game Most Outstanding Player Division I. Because of his influence and skill on the field, he was appointed to the Philadelphia Eagles team for the 2016 NFL Draft.
The NFL Draft takes place during the off-season and is a situation where the NFL franchise is allowed to select eligible football players from the pool of freshly graduated high school footballers in the United States. At the 2016 NFL Draft, Carson Wentz was selected as the second player of the season (Jared Goff, who is also a quarterback, was the first player of the Los Angeles Rams). This was the first time an FCS player was voted number 2 in the overall selection. It was the highest choice ever made for an FCS player and Carson did not disappoint.
He entered the business as a rookie, and in the 2016 NFL season, his first year with the Eagles, he began breaking and setting a series of NFL records – including most passes (attempted and completed) by a new quarterback. The trend continued into the 2017 season. On December 10, week 14 of the 2017 season, Carson suffered an injury to his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and lateral collateral ligament (LCL) in the Eagles’ 43-35 win over the Los Angeles Rams, which ended the season. The injury affected his left knee and was sad because he had such a good season. He finished 2nd in the NFL in touchdown passes with 33. It was also reported that he also tore his iliotibial (IT band) and is still in recovery.
Still, at this young age, Carson is leading bigger names in the sport in terms of touchdowns (TDs). He holds the Eagles record for the most TDs by a quarterback and is the general leader in the NFL. He has a career-high of 33 passive TDs and 7 INTs in just 13 games. Other players in his league include Aaron Rodgers – 39:6 (2011); 35:3 (2014) and Tom Brady – 45:5 (2007); 33:6 (2015).
Carson and the NFL seem to be a heavenly couple. His tall figure, along with his athletic, proportional stature, makes him a perfect partner for the sport, and his fans are always eager to experience his height and body measurements. With honey-blond hair and blue eyes, Carson stands at a height of 1.96 m (1.96 m or 196 cm). He weighs 108 kg (237 lbs) and his body measurements are not yet known. He will not participate in the Super Bowl as he is still nursing his unfortunate injury, but he will be the number one fan of the Philadelphia Eagles when they compete against the Patriots in the Super Bowl.
Carson Wentz’s Wife, Girlfriend
Carson Wentz is not married and has no children. He is also not gay and his sexual orientation is heterosexual. He has a girlfriend, which may not be unusual for a young charmer like Carson. He used to be in a relationship with Melissa Uhrich, and it is said that she has been his admirer since high school. She is a registered nurse in the United States and is a charming beauty herself. Their relationship was very private despite Carson’s popularity. He is a Christian, which goes a long way toward explaining why the former turtledoves decided to stay apart (and not live in one house) until they walked down the aisle.
However, Carson is currently dating Madison Oberg. Not much is known about Madison, as Carson does a good job of keeping her out of sight. But we do know that Madison attended Ozark Christian University before studying elementary education at Southern State University in Missouri. She also worked at Ozark Admission in Joplin, Missouri, and then joined a mission team – Mission of the Mobilization Hospitality Team – that was working in Haiti.
Carson Wentz Salary, Net Worth
After being selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2016 NFL Draft, Carson signed a four-year contract with the franchise in May 2016. The contract, worth $26.67 million, included a signing bonus of $17.6 million. This means that Carson earns about $7 million annually. He is a car enthusiast and has recently purchased a brand new Lamborghini worth about $450,000. He also owns a Cadillac, a Range Rover, and a Corvette.
His net worth is not only tied to his salary, as he has personal investments. Therefore, estimating his total net worth is a difficult task, and therefore it cannot be fixed to a specific number, but with his assets and his bumper contract, his net worth is estimated at $15 to $73 million.