Carson Wentz

Carson Wentz is known as an American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. He is most famous for being the second overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft.

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Background and Age

Carson James was born on December 30, 1992 in Raleigh, North Carolina. His mom's name is Cathy Domres and his father's name is Doug Wentz who was a linebacker at Northern State during his college career. He has two siblings named Zach and Luke. He went to Century High School in Bismarck. From his school days, he was particularly dynamic in sports particularly football and played as a quarterback and defensive back for the school's football crew. For his higher education, he went to North Dakota State University in 2011 and graduated in the year 2015.

Career and Net Worth

Carson Wentz and his college team played against Northern Iowa on October 10. Carson went for 335 yards in the game. Carson Wentz endured a messed up wrist while playing against South Dakota. Wentz figured out how to finish the game but the Bison lost 24-21. Carson missed the following two months of the season because of his injury damage. Carson came back to the training fields in December. Buffalo won its fifth straight FCS title on January 9, 2016. Later Carson was named NCAA Division I-AA Championship Game Most Outstanding Player for the second in a row year.

The Philadelphia Eagles chose Wentz on April 28, 2016, in the 2016 NFL Draft. Carson Wentz signed a four-year deal worth $26.67 million. Wentz endured rib damage during the first preseason game of 2016. However, later he was completely sound for the 2016 regular season. Carson started his first regular season playing against Cleveland Browns on September 11. He had 278 passing yards and 2 touchdowns in the game. The group had a triumph of 29-10 against Cleveland Browns. Carson was named Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week for Week 1. His group won against Chicago Bears in Week 2 with a 29-14 score. Carson Wentz finished 301 passing yards and 2 touchdowns while playing against Pittsburgh Steelers during week 3. For his performance against Steelers, Carson was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week.

In September 2019, late in the second quarter, Carson Wentz left the Eagles' game against the Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium however returned six plays later. With 43 seconds left in the first half, veteran reinforcement Josh McCown turned out with the offense to attempt to get a score. After a short excursion to the blue medicinal tent, Wentz returned. He was being assessed for a concussion.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

Carson is in a happy relationship. His better half's name is Melissa Uhrich. They have been engaging in romantic relations since their school days.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 30 Dec, 1992
Age: 27 yrs
Occupations: American football player
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Bismarck
Education: Century High School
North Dakota State University
Gender: Male
Description: American football quarterback
Net Worth 2021: 45 million
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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