Josh McCown

Josh McCown is known as an American football quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League He is most famous for being named the East Texas Player of the Year when he played college football.

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Background (Parents, Brothers and College)

Joshua Treadwell McCown was born on July 4, 1979 in Jacksonville, Texas. His folks are Pat and Robin Mccown. Josh's brothers are NFL quarterback Luke Mccown and former Texas A&M quarterback Randy Mccown. He started learning with his friends at Jacksonville High School and after school hours, he would be found in their family farm in Jacksonville, Texas. Josh Mccown developed quickly as he was at that point 5 feet 4 inches when he was 16. His quick development supported his football career as he started shooting up in the second part of his junior year. At this same time, he was likewise playing basketball which saw him in his senior year, named among the All-District second group as a shooting guard.

Beginning in the year 1998 when he picked up admission to study history, Josh Mccown started his school football career playing for the SMU Mustangs of Southern Methodist University. His three seasons with the Mustangs saw him posting amazing records some of which were at that point, the highest in SMU history.

In his last year, Josh moved to the Sam Houston State University where he played for the Sam Houston State Bearkats. With this new group, he surpassed his combined three seasons record in SMU in simply his first season. The Sam Houston State Bearkats completed the season with a 10-3 record winning and accordingly rose the Southland Football League co-champions with McNeese State. Josh Mccnow earned for himself the SFL Player of the Year grant, a First Team All-SFL praises in 2001, and a Third Team Division I-AA All-American by The Sports Network.

Career Stats

Josh Mccown in the third round of the 2002 NFL Draft, got drafted by the Arizona Cardinals as the 81st overall pick and was the fourth quarterback chosen in the draft. He played with the Cardinals starting in the year 2002 to 2005. In August 2019, Josh McCown the 40-year-old quarterback who had previously retired and would have been a commentator with ESPN this season, consented to contract terms with the Philadelphia Eagles and wears number 18 jersey. McCown has played in games for eight distinct teams in 16 seasons. He has a 79.7 passer rating for his career. According to his career stats, Josh has played 99 games out of which he has started in 76.

Personal Life (Wife and Kids)

Josh McCown who is a dedicated Christian and member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes is married to Natalie Mccown. During his time at Southern Methodist University, the two met and fancied for one another. He fell madly in love with Natalie which prompted their marriage and has seen to the introduction of four children. Josh and Natalie (his wife) have daughters named Bridget and Aubrey and sons named Aiden and Owen.

Net worth and Salary

According to, Josh Mccown's net worth is about 16 million dollars. In 2019, his annual base salary is 2 million dollars.

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Last Modified : Oct 3 2019