Vincent Paul Young Jr. Vincent is a football quarterback who belongs to America. Vincent is working as a free agent right now. Vincent is famous for his talent. He was a part of the National Football League for six seasons. Vincent was entitled with NFL’s offensive Rookie of the year. Vincent was an active football player in his college and he played for the University of Texas.
Vince Young Biography
Vincent Paul Young Jr. was born on May 18, 1983 in Houston, Texas. Vincent was brought up by his mother and grandmother. Vincent’s father was convicted of burglary and was in prison for most of his childhood years. Vincent has had a hard and a struggling life. In one of his interviews, Vincent mentioned that he got hit by a bicycle when he was young which left him in bed for months. The event strengthened him and made him grow into a tough and a strong individual. Vincent completed his early education from the Dick Dowling Middle school located in Hiram Clarke.
Vincent is a strong personality and has inspired many people to keep going in life despite of whatever happens. Vincent has been the center of controversies. In the year 2012, Vincent had to undergo some financial problems. Vincent filed a lawsuit against Baseball player Enos Cabell and some other people for using his nickname to sell their products without consulting or taking permission from him. Vincent got married to Candice Johnson in the year 2012 and they have a boy Jordan Young.
Vincent began his career by joining up the University of Texas. Vincent began playing for Coach Brown’s Texas Longhorn football team. Vincent gave 3 years of his early career to this team. In this duration the skills and talent of this amazing and remarkable personality were enhanced. Vincent was a part of the Texas recruiting class which had many future NFL players like; Rodrique Wright, Justin Blalock and many more. Vincent became one of the red shirted men in the year 2003 and till this day he has never looked back. Vincent joined the NFL draft in the year 2006.
Vincent was drafted by the Tennessee Titans in the year 2006. Vincent had his first NFL comeback against the New York Giants and had a very important role in the victory of his team after this Vincent moved on giving marvelous and mind-blowing performances. Vincent has been a part of many teams. He was part of the Tennessee Titans from 2006 to 2010, Philadelphia Eagles in 2011 and played with buffalo bills in 2012, Green Bay Packers in 2013 and Cleveland Browns in 2014 as an offseason player.
The remarkable player has been felicitated with many awards. In honor of Vincent, January 10 was announced as the Vincent Young’s day in the year 2006 in his home town. Vincent has been rewarded for his outstanding performances. He was felicitated with the NFL offensive Rookie of the year in 2006, BCS national champion in 2005, Maxwell award, Manning award and the list goes on.
Vince Young net worth and income profile in 2017
Vince Young is a popular and a well-paid personality but has been in the news for his financial non stability. After facing so many problems, Vince has been able to gain status back. The net worth of this star is estimated to be $1.7 million US dollars as of 2017.
Vincent is a fighter. He has faced a lot of problems from his childhood. He grew up without his father’s presence. He then got involved in a street gang but his mother helped him move away from it. Vincent also faced some financial problems. Despite all this Vincent has portrayed himself as a robust and tough personality. He has achieved a lot in his life due to the hard work and dedication.