Corey Peters

by John Max 29 Dec,2020
Corey Peters
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Corey Peters
  • Birth Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Famous Name Corey Peters
  • Net Worth $10 million
  • Position in Team Nose tackle
  • Current team Arizona Cardinals
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession NFL Player

Corey Peters is an American football nose tackle who is currently playing for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He finished his collegiate career at Kentucky and was picked by the Atlanta Falcons in the 3rd round of the 2010 NFL Draft, where he played until 2014 and then signed to Cardinals.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native, Corey Peters was born on 8th June 1988, under the star sign Gemini. The thirty-two years old holds an American nationality and is of Afro-American ethnic background. Regarding his physiques, he stands 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) and weighs 335 lb (152 kg). Peters is the son of Clifton Peters and Vanessa Peter. 

Corey Peters' Net Worth, Salary, & Contract

On 8th June 2010, Corey signed his career first year $3.4 million contracts. On 4th March 2014, Atlanta extended his contract a year for $1.6 million. On 11th March 2015, he signed a 3 year $9.15 million contract with Arizona. On 1st December 2017, Peters signed a new contract a 3 year $12 million deal extension with Arizona.

NFL Career Earning

Year Team Earnings/ Salary
2010 Atlanta Falcons $1,087,000
2011 Atlanta Falcons $405,000
2012 Atlanta Falcons $490,000
2013 Atlanta Falcons $1,323,000
2014 Atlanta Falcons $1,468,750
2015 Arizona Cardinals $4,000,000
2016 Arizona Cardinals $1,900,000
2017 Arizona Cardinals $6,212,500
2018 Arizona Cardinals $1,953,125
2019 Arizona Cardinals $4,042,135
2020 Arizona Cardinals $3,750,000
Total Earnings   $26,631,510

As of 2020, Corey's net worth is approximately $10 million. 

Is Corey Peters Married?

When it comes to his personal life, No. 98 – Arizona Cardinals' nose tackle is a quite confidential person. Truly saying, there is less to no information regarding Corey's love life, not even his relationship status. Information regarding his affair, hook up, break up, or girlfriend is the subject of curiosity. 

Active on Instagram with over 9k followers, his post on IG are most of from his football and remaining with his friends and from vacations. 

From Central High School To Kentucky To NFL

Corey enrolled at Louisville Central High School, where he earned first-team all-state. After graduation, he attended Kentucky. As a freshman, he started two games and 12 games during his sophomore. He tailed 36 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, and four quarterback sacks as a junior. Similarly, he had four sacks and twelve tackles for losses and named second-team All-SEC as a senior.

At the 2010 NFL Draft, Peters was selected by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round with 83rd overall. On 8th June 2010, Falcons signed Peters a four-year deal. On 4th March 2014, Falcons signed him to a one-year deal that kept him in tea throughout the season.

On 10th March 2015, Peters inked a three-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals. Later five months, he tore his left Achilles tendon, thus kept on injured reserve. On 1st December 2017, he agreed on a three-year contract extension with the Cardinals. On 19th November 2020, he was placed on injured reserve after suffering from a season-ending knee injury.

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