Who is Larry Fitzgerald and what is his net worth 2018? Larry Fitzgerald is an American football wide receiver that currently plays for Arizona Cardinals. When he was playing for the University of Pittsburgh football team, Pittsburgh Panthers football he was known as one of the best college football wide receivers.
Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. was born on August 31, 1983 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His father, Larry Fitzgerald Sr. has been covering sports and specifically NFL on newspapers, the internet, radio and TV since a long time, and his mother, Carol Fitzgerald had a breast cancer and she died in 2003 because of a brain hemorrhage while she was getting treated. He has 1 brother called Marcus Fitzgerald and he also played as a wide receiver for some time.
Information says that Larry Fitzgerald had a relationship with Brooke Stewart for some time but they broke up. There’s no information about his current relationship status but he has 2 sons, Apollo Fitzgerald and Devin Fitzgerald, not sure who the mother is.
In 2002, Larry Fitzgerald started playing in the University of Pittsburgh football team, Pittsburgh Panthers football as their wide receiver. In 2004, he got drafted by the Arizona Cardinals. His first ever game with Arizona Cardinals was against St. Louis Rams and they lost, but in that first season for him, he was the youngest wide receiver and football player to get 2 touchdowns in a 1 game.
In 2008 NFL season, Larry Fitzgerald accomplished 1,431 yards and 12 touchdowns, and Arizona Cardinals made it to the playoffs and then won the NFC championship, but they lost the NFL super bowl against Pittsburgh Steelers 27–23. Larry Fitzgerald kept hitting good seasons with Arizona Cardinals but they never made it to the super bowl game again. In 2017, the Arizona Cardinals stats so far are 2 wins and 2 losses which is not a good season start.
Larry Fitzgerald Net Worth
Larry Fitzgerald has been hitting good ranks and stats with Arizona Cardinals since he joined. He received with the team many awards including Fred Biletnikoff Award (2003), Walter Camp Award (2003), All-Pro (2008, 2009, 2011), Best NFL Player ESPY Award (2009), Art Rooney Award (2015) and Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award (2017). In 2012, He was considered as the 13th highest paid athlete worldwide with $120 million US dollars contract that he signed in 2011.
Larry Fitzgerald was selected to the Pro Bowl 9 times. In 2016, Larry was the 27th TOP NFL player. In all the seasons with Arizona Cardinals, he signed bonuses of $42 million and $500 thousand US dollars. Right now, his contract is 1 year with base salary of $11 million US dollars. Larry Fitzgerald net worth is $105 million.
Larry Fitzgerald is a powerful and a successful American football wide receiver. He’s now playing for the Arizona Cardinals football team. With Arizona Cardinals since 2004, he has made it to 14,665 yards with 106 touchdowns including the 4 games in the 2017 season.