- Famous Name
- Father Grey Young
- No. of Twitter Followers 109000
- Past Team Ohio State Buckeyes
- No. of Instagram Followers 386000
- Mother Carla Young
- Birth Name Chase Young
- Birth Country Upper Marlboro, Maryland
- Famous Name Chase Young
- Birth Date 14 April 1999
- Horoscope Aries
- Position in Team Defensive End
- Profession Football Player
- Height 6' 5''
The top prospect in the 2020 NFL Draft, Chase Young is an American Football Defensive End. He attended DeMatha Catholic High School and for his collegiate years, he enrolled at Ohio State University playing for the Ohio State Buckeyes wearing the #2 Jersey.
Young was born on 14 April 1999 under the star sign Aries. He was born to parents Carla Young and Grey Young and raised alongside sister Weslie Young in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.
Chase Young Net Worth and Projected Salary in NFL
The Maryland native is just a college alumnus currently and hasn't been earning any cash from his profession. The multi-talented Chase will soon be earning plenty after his 2020 NFL Draft.
The 6' 5'' tall is the No, 1 prospects in the 2020 NFL Draft where various teams such as the New York Giants, and Washington Redskins had their eyes on. If he is selected in the top five drafts, his contract could be valued around $41.3 million at No. 1, $39.4 million at No. 2, $38.2 million at No. 3, $36.8 million at No. 4, and $34.4 million at No. 5, according to the reports from Sun-Sentinels.
Young is the top contender in the 2020 NFL Draft who will surely secure a good spot in the top teams and become a valuable asset for the same.
Chase Young Girlfriend: Reported to Borrow Money for girlfriend's Travel
The top prospect in the NFL missed a few games in November for accepting a loan from a friend to fund his girlfriend's trip to Ohio State's Rose Bowl matchup against the Washington Huskies in 2018.
Young hasn't revealed any information regarding his girlfriend in any media. However according to the reports from Feldman of the 247 Sports.
"I'm told (Young) paid that money back in April. Sources say that the friend who loaned him the money in question is not an agent, is not a booster, and that is a significant detail as the NCAA begins to try and sort all this out."
He later apologized for his actions and also thanked his family members, peers, and colleagues after the incident was successfully handled.
Chase Young: Refusing to compete in 40-Yard Dash
The All-American 2019 had refused to participate in any NFL scouting combine. He only wishes to participate in the position drills at the Ohio State's pro day.
Although having a big frame of 6ft 5in and a weight of 120 Kg, having set a record of 4.94, he is undoubtedly one of the underdogs of the future NFL tournaments.
Career Highlights and Awards
- Unanimous All-American 2019,
- Heisman Trophy finalist 2019,
- Chuck Bednarik Award 2019,
- Bronko Nagurski Trophy 2019,
- Ted Hendricks Award 2019,
- Chicago Tribune Silver Football 2019,
- Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year 2019,
- Big Ten Defensive Lineman of the Year 2019, and
- All-Big Ten Conference 2018
- Nagurski–Woodson Defensive Player of the Year (2019)
- Smith-Brown Defensive Lineman of the Year (2019)
- USA Today High School All-American (2016)
- 2× Walter Camp Award National Player of the Week
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