Geneo Grissom

by John Max 15 Apr,2021
Geneo Grissom
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Geneo Grissom
  • Birth Place Hutchinson, Kansas
  • Famous Name Geneo Grissom
  • Father Eugene Grissom
  • Mother Kimberley Wallace
  • Net Worth $2 million
  • Position in Team Defensive end
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession Former NFL Player
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Haley Grissom m. 2015

LI Super Bowl champion, Geneo Grisson is a retired National Football League (NFL) player. The American football defensive end finished his collegiate career at the University of Oklahoma. In the 2015 NFL Draft, he was picked by the New England Patriots with the 97th overall in round three. Further, he had a stint with Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints.

Hutchinson, Kansas native, Geneo Grissom was born on 4th June 1992, to Kimberley Wallace and Eugene Grissom. His star sign is Gemini. The twenty eights years old is an American by nationality who came from the Afro-American ethnic background.

How Much Is Geneo Grissom's Net Worth In 2021? NFL Career Earning

Geneo Grissom, a former American football defensive end has earned a good deal of money through his five seasons in the NFL for New England Patriots (2015-18), Indianapolis Colts (2018), and New Orleans Saints (2019).

NFL Earnings

Seasons Team Earnings
2015 New England Patriots $435,000 + $145,487 (bonus)
2016 New England Patriots $525,000
2017 New England Patriots $615,000
2018 Indianapolis Colts $705,000
2019 New Orleans Saints         -
Total   $2,461,561

As reported, he joined Uber as a technical source where he makes $94,239 annually. As of 2021, his net worth is estimated at $2 million. 

Is Geneo Grissom Married?

Geno Grissom is married to his college sweetheart Haley Eastham Grissom. The couple met at the University of Oklahoma in 2010. Following years of a romantic affair, Geneo finally poped a question on 14th February 2014. They tied the knot on 20th July 2015.

Geneo Grissom's family SOURCE: Instagram @geneo_grissom

Mr. and Mrs. Grissom is currently parenting their four legs baby. They often share adorable pictures via their respective account. 

On 28th January 2021, they were featured in the House Hunters episode "Wow Factor in Dallas".

Oklahoma To NFL

As a senior at the University of Oklahoma, Geneo earned an honorable mention for the All-Big 12 following his 39 tackles and 3.5 sacks in 2014. Throughout his stint at Oklahoma, he had 88 tackles, 8 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 3 fumble recoveries, with 2 interceptions playing in 39 games, starting 12. 

In the 2015 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots picked Grissom in the third round with 97th Overall, becoming the 14th defensive end selected that season. He made his professional debut in the Patriots' season-opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers where he assisted on one tackle during their 28-21 win. On 3rd September 2016, he was released by the team as part of final roster cuts but was signed to the practice team the following day. On 15th October, he was promoted to the active roster. 

On 2nd September 2017, he was again released by the Patriots and was signed to the practice squad the next day then promoted to the active roster on September 22, 2017. On 9th November 2017, he was released from the team, resigning to the practice squad and back to the active roster on 2nd December 2017. On November 6, 2018, Grissom was waived by the Patriots. 

On 1st January 2019, Grissom signed to the Indianapolis Colts. On 13th May 2019, he joined the New Orleans Saints and was released during the final roster cuts on 30th August that year. 

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