His career highlights and awards include 2017 Second-team All-Pac-12, 2015 Freshman All-American, 2015 Pac-12 Freshman Offensive POY, and 2014 Today High School All-American. He is currently dating his girlfriend Zana Muno.
Josh Rosen was born in Manhattan Beach, California, on 10th February 1997, under Aquarius. He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Both of his parents were athletes.
His father, Charles Rosen is an orthopedic spine surgeon who was a nationally ranked ice skater and almost qualified for the Winter Olympics in the 1970s.
On the other hand, his mother, Liz Lippincott, is a former journalist. Also, his great-great-great grandfather, Joseph Wharton, an industrialist and namesake of the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, and thus a descendant of Thomas Cornell, progenitor of the Cornell family.
At the tender age of five, he began playing tennis and by 12, he was the No.1 ranked player for his age group in Southern California, top-50 in the country, and top-10 in junior ranking. His sports dedication switched to football from tennis after one of his friend’s dad who was a youth coach introduce to football while in elementary school.
Rosen enrolled at St. John Bosco High School, where he had a 4.3 GPA. He was named the Los Angeles Player of the Year and the Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team Player of the year after recording 3,186 yards, 29 touchdowns, and four interceptions in his senior year. During his high school career, he passed for 11,175 yards and 90 touchdowns.
In March 2014, he verbally committed to the University of California, Los Angeles and officially signed in September.
Rosen played three seasons: freshman year, sophomore year and junior year for the University of California, Los Angeles, playing overall 30 games and passing for 9,341 yards, 26 interceptions, with 59 touchdowns. On 3rd January 2018, he announced his intentions to enter the 2018 NFL Draft.
In the 2018 NFL Draft, Josh Rosen was pecked in 10th overall in the first round by the Arizona Cardinals, becoming the fourth quarterback to be selected that year. On 10th May 2018, he inked a four-year contract worth $17.84 million along with $11 million signing bonus. While in training camp, he won the backup position over Mike Glennon.
In the 3rd week of 2018, Rosen made his regular season debut replacing Sam Bradford with 4;13 remaining against the Chicago Bears and the Cardinals trailing 16-14. On 24th September 2018, he was named by Cardinals as the starting quarterback for Week 4.
Furthermore, Rosen passed for 180 yards and a touchdown in the 20-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in his first career start. More, he helped the team to earn their first win the following week against the San Francisco 49ers, when he completed 10 of 25 passes for 170 yards, along with a 75-yard touchdown bomb to fellow rookie receiver Christian Kirk. In Week 8, Rosen threw a career-high 252 passing yards and two touchdowns.
Cardinals’ quarterback is neither single nor married. Currently, he is romantically involved with his long-term girlfriend, Zana Muno. The duo reportedly started dating since 2013, when Rosen was just 16 years old. What’s more, Zana is also a California native and student of the UCLA. Presently, Zana plays for Bruins’ women’s volleyball team.
Apart, Rosen seems to be very close to his mom. He often shares adorable pictures with her.
Talking about his physique, Rosen stands 6ft 3in tall and weighs around 103 kg. With his hand size of 9 7/8, quarterback holds on tight to the ball and rarely loses his grip.
Josh Rosen, 21, has career earnings of $11.36 million over one season, which ranks him 956th among active NFL player entering 2018. For this season, he will earn a base salary of $480,000 and a signing bonus of $10,878,368. But the exact figure of his net worth is under review.