- Von Miller has a net worth of $30 million
- Miller plays line backer for the Denver Broncos
Dallas Texas is a modern metropolis. The city commemorates president John F. Kennedy’s assassination at Dealey Plaza in downtown. In 1989, the metropolis became the home of a future Denver Broncos star. He was drafted second overall in the 2011 NFL draft. Von miller plays outside linebacker for the Denver Broncos. Miller has a net worth of $30 million.
Von Miller High School Career
Von Miller attended DeSoto high school. After making 76 tackles he was named the District 8-5A Defensive MVP. Also, he played alongside future Aggie teammate Cyrus Gray. The future football star also competed in track & field, during high school.
Von Miller College Career
Miller played college football at Texas A&M wher he majored in poultry sciences. Initially Miller was suspended from football, due to his bad habits. By his sophomore year Miller had cleaned up his act. He played at weakside linebacker, for Texas A&M that year. He lead the team with 3.5 sacks that year. As a junior in college, Von Miller was named first team All Big-12 at defensive end. And was named a first-team All-American by Sporting News and Sports Illustrated. During his senior year, Miller won the Butkus Award as the nation’s top linebacker. He received first team All-American honors from Walter Camp, Scout.com, Pro Football Weekly, ESPN.com and the Associated Press.
In 2011, Von Miller was drafted to the Denver Broncos. In honor of his favorite player Derrick Thomas, he wore number 58. Miller has had a good career with the Broncos, to say the least. In 2016, he became the highest paid defensive player in NFL history. Also, he received the highest amount of guaranteed salary, at $70 million over 6 years.
Apart from his NFL career, Miller appeared on dancing with the stars. He finished 8th place in the competition.