- Birth Name DeAndre Rashaun Hopkins
- Birth Place Central, South Carolina
- Famous Name DeAndre Hopkins
- Father Harris Steve Hopkins
- Mother Sabrina Greenlee
- Net Worth $5 million
- Salary $1,733,341
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Black
- Currently Married N/A
- Divorce N/A
- Affair with Jennifer Lemmons
- Girlfriend Jennifer Lemmons
DeAndre Hopkins whose full name is DeAndre Rashaun Hopkins has acquired an important place in the world of National Football League (NFL). Also known as “Nuk”, he is an American football wide receiver for the Houston Texans of the National Football League.
The Texans in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft drafted Hopkins. He also played college football at Clemson. He currently earns around $12.5 million in salary and has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
DeAndre Hopkins' Early Life
DeAndre Hopkins was born in the year 1992 on June 6, in Central, South Carolina. He is the son of Harris Steve Hopkins and Sabrina Greenlee. He has two sisters and a brother, two of them being from his mother's previous relationship. He is an American by his nationality. His birth sign is Gemini.
His father was a drug deal and was killed in an accident when he was just 5 months old.
Hopkins attended D.W Daniel High School in Central, South Carolina. He not only excelled in the game of football. He also delivered his excellence football, basketball, ran, and track.
DeAndre Hopkins Professional Career
Throughout his career at his high school, DeAndre Hopkins had 57 receptions for 1266 yards and 18 touchdowns on offense and 28 interceptions and 5 touchdowns on defense. He has also played basketball as a point guard and guard.
After his college career, Hopkins attended Clemson University. While studying there he played for the Clemson Tigers football team from 2010 to 2012. He was very good at his game throughout his college career. He played very well and Clemson Tigers football team was a provided him a platform to boosts his career.
He turned professional in 2013 and signed a four year/ $7.626 million worth contract with Houston Texans, including a signing bonus of $3.926 million. He was also named to the NFL All-Rookie Team for the season after an impressive performance.
Hopkins earned his first career Pro Bowl nomination and was named second-team All-Pro in 2015.
In 2017, he signed another 5-year contract with Texans worth $81 million with $49 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $7.5 million. He was also named to the First Team All-Pro that season.
DeAndre Hopkins' Personal Life
DeAndre Hopkins is a private person. He has shared very less information about his love life in the public. Just a day after he revealed that he is dating Iggy Azalea, his girlfriend confirmed she was single because she never wants to change her ‘hoe’ ways. Hopkins might have had a problem with her which ended their relationship.
Rumor says he was in an affair with a beautiful girl Jennifer Lemmons previously in 2013 but Jennifer denied about it answered it is a fake.
He dated Colleen Crowley in 2015. He was also linked with the American model, Amina Blue.
As he is popular and successful, he is surely not a married man now and it means he does not have any wife. He might be just a single too and seeking for a lovely wife to get settled with. He is successful and great looking man, so he will definitely get a beautiful wife in his life.
Salary, Net worth and Facts of DeAndre Hopkins
His present salary is $1,733,341. He signed an $81 million contract with Texans in 2017 which made him the New Highest-Paid Receiver in NFL with the average salary of $16.5 million in a year.
Hopkins has made $44,199,009 from salary and bonus in his 6 seasons in NFL. His net worth has not been revealed but is estimated to be about $10 million.
He is always in the news due to his outstanding performance. He has a great personality. He has a height of 6 feet and 1 inch. His build-up weight is 214 lbs. He has millions of fans that followed him on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.