Byron Leftwich

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Facts of Byron Leftwich

Birth Name
Byron Antron Leftwich
Famous Name
Byron Leftwich


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$12 million
NFL Player turned Coach

Byron Antron Leftwich a.k.a. Byron Leftwich is an American football coach who currently stands as the coordinator for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). Moreover, he is a former quarterback who played college football for Marshall University and was later drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars with 7th overall in the 2003 NFL Draft. He played for the Atlanta Falcons, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Washington, D.C. native, Byron Leftwich was born on 14th January 1980, under the star sign Capricorn. The forty-year-old is an American by nationality who came from an African ethnic background. He stands 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) and weighs 250 lb (113 kg). 

How Much Is Byron Leftwich Net Worth? Know His Salary & Contract Details

As of 2022, Byron Leftwich's net worth is approximately $12 million. The significant source of his income is his NFL career: initially as a player and later as a coach. No wonder, he made $27,212,000 out of his NFL career playing 10 seasons. Eli Manning, Peyton Manning, and Tom Brady are the highest-earning player in NFL history.

Season Team Earning
2003 Jacksonville Jaguars $4,238,000
2004 Jacksonville Jaguars $8,399,000
2005 Jacksonville Jaguars $430,000
2006 Jacksonville Jaguars $4,710,000
2007 Atlanta Falcons $2,350,000
2008 Pittsburgh Steelers $645,000
2009 Tampa Bay Buccaneers $2,000,000
2010 Pittsburgh Steelers $1,800,000
2011 Pittsburgh Steelers $1,750,000
2012 Pittsburgh Steelers $890,000

His contact details:

  • August 12, 2003: Signed a 5 year $22.772 million contract with Jacksonville
  • September  17, 2007: Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with Atlanta
  • September 19, 2007: Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with Atlanta
  • August 10, 2008: Signed a 1 year $645k contract with Pittsburgh
  • April 21, 2010: Signed a 1 year $1.75 million extension with Pittsburgh
  • April 26, 2012: Signed a 1 year $825k contract with Pittsburgh

Currently, serving as an offensive coordinator to Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Leftwich makes seven-digit figures per annum as his salary.

Byron Leftwich's House in Jacksonville, Florida (FL), US SOURCE: Virtual Globetrotting

He owns a house in Jacksonville, Florida, which cost around $1 million. 

Byron Leftwich's Wife: Is Former Cardinal Coach Married?

Neither married nor single, Byron Leftwich is currently in a relationship with his long-time girlfriend, whose identity is yet to reveal. Furthermore, the couple is blessed with a nine-year-old baby boy. In 2019, the NFL coach revealed that he is soon planning to marry his partner but there is no reports if the couple has tied the knot or not.

Nevertheless, Leftwich has maintained a low-key personal life. He is nowhere to be found on social media such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. The only news pop in public is about his career. 

Byron Leftwich kissing his girlfriend SOURCE: Yardbarker

Earlier, Byron dated Neeta Wootenh. Their relationship was short-lived. They started dating in 2004 and eventually parted ways in 2005. Besides, there is no information available regarding his love life. 

Career Highlights 

  • Super Bowl champion (XLIII)
  • 2003 NFL All-Rookie Team 
  • 2× MAC Most Valuable Player won in 2001 & 2002
  • 2× MAC Offensive Player of the Year won in 2001 & 2002

Career NFL statistics

  • Completions / Attempts: 930 / 1,605
  • Completion percentage: 57.9%
  • Passing yards: 10,532
  • TD–INT: 58–42
  • Passer rating: 78.9

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