Derrick Brown

by John Max 06 Aug,2020
Derrick Brown
Personal Info
  • Famous Name
Facts
  • Birth Name Derrick Brown
  • Birth Place Sugar Hill, Georgia
  • Famous Name Derrick Brown
  • Father James Brown
  • Mother Martha Brown
  • Salary $610,000
  • Position in Team Defensive tackle
  • Current team Carolina Panthers
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession NBA Player
  • Children One
  • Girlfriend Tayla Main

Derrick Brown is a professional American football defensive tackle who is currently signed to the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). The young talent finished his collegiate career at Auburn and was picked by the Panthers in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

Sugar Hill, Georgia native, Derrick Brown was born on 15th April 1998, under the star sign Aries. Twenty-two years old is an American by nationality who came from an African ethnic background.

How Much Is Derrick Brown's Net Worth In 2020?

Former Auburn Tigers star Derrick Brown has signed a 4-year, $23.6 million contract with the Carolina Panthers. His rookie contract includes a $14.7 million signing bonus. In 2020, he will receive a base salary of $610,000 and a signing bonus of $14,739,204, while carrying a cap hit of $4,294,801 and a dead cap value of $23,621,405.

Brown's lucrative NFL signing bonus, the contract, and the endorsement deal with Nike has made him a millionaire but the exact figure of his net worth as of 2020 is under review. For sure, new four-wheelers and real estate properties are on the way. 

Derrick Brown's Wife: Is He Married?            

Derrick Brown is engaged to his long-time girlfriend, Tayla Main. Brown popped the question on 19th July 2020. 

Derrick Brown engaged with his girlfriend SOURCE: Instagram @derrickbrown

Kai Asher Brown was born on 20th December 2018, at 7:43 PM weighing 7LBS 5OZ and 20 1/2 inches long. Brown was a junior at Auburn when his son was born, and it added even more motivation for him to continue to dominate college football. Brown wrote on Instagram, "Thank you god for welcoming a new light into this world in our lives. We love him with all our hearts. With that being said world welcome, Kai Asher Brown. I love you Son.” 

Derrick Brown and his son Kai SOURCE: Instagram @derrickbrown

On March 24, during the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 outbreak, former Auburn defensive lineman Derrick Brown and girlfriend Tayla Main announced the couple is expecting their second child in October 2020.

Family, Age & Height

Derrick James is the son of James Brown (father), a law enforcement officer, and mother, Martha Brown, a department manager at Walmart. He was raised alongside his younger brother, Kameron. 

Born on 15th April 1998, Brown is twenty-two years old. He stands 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) tall and weighs 325 lb (147 kg).

Career

On 13th May 2020, Derrick Brown was picked 7th overall by the Carolina Panthers in the 2020 NFL Draft. He is Auburn's first defensive player to be picked in the top 10 since Carlos Rogers went ninth overall in 2005, one of Auburn's four first-rounders that year.

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