Justin Simmons

by John Max 29 Dec,2020
Justin Simmons
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Justin Simmons
  • Birth Place Manassas, Virginia
  • Famous Name Justin Simmons
  • Net Worth $10 Million
  • Salary $11,441,000
  • Position in Team Free safety
  • Current team Denver Broncos
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession NFL Player
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Taryn
  • Children 1

Justin Simmons is an American football free safety who is currently signed to the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). The hunk finished his collegiate career at Boston College and was picked by the Broncos in the 2016 NFL Draft with the 98th pick in round three.

2019 Second-team All-Pro, Simmons was born on 19th November 1993, in Manassas, Virginia. His star sign Scorpio. By nationality, he is an American who came from a Afro-American ethnic background. The twenty-seven years old stands 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall and weighs around 202 lb (92 kg).

Justin Simmons' Salary, Contract, & Net Worth

Justin Simmons is currently under a 1 year, $11,441,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, which features a $11,441,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $11,441,000. In the 2020 season, the safety will earn a base salary of $11,441,000, while carrying a cap hit of $11,441,000 and a dead cap value of $11,441,000.

NFL Career Earnings:

Year Team Salary/ Earnings
2016 Denver Broncos $1,095,420
2017 Denver Broncos $521,768
2018 Denver Broncos $1,052,951
2019 Denver Broncos $2,040,000
2020 Denver Broncos $11,441,000
Career Earnings   $16,151,139

Besides, he is a founder of Justin Simmons Foundation which is dedicated to mentoring young people, promoting the benefits of youth sports, supporting youth education, and other charitable causes. 

As of 2021, Justin's net worth is estimated at $10 million.

Justin Simmons' Wife: Is He Married?

Justin and Taryn are high school sweethearts. The couple started dating in their junior year of high school. Following a full college experience dating long-distance, Justin proposed to Taryan in June 2015. Junior year of college is when Justin brought up talk of marriage with Taryn to his own parents. Eventually, the couple tied the knot in 2016.

Justin Simmons' wife and daughter SOURCE: Instagram @jsimms1119

On 11th May 2018, Justin Simmons and his wife, Taryn Simmons, welcomed a new member to their family, a beautiful baby girl, Laney Rae Simmons. Denver Broncos Safety often posts his family pictures of his IG.

From Boston College To NFL

Simmons enrolled at Boston College where he played both safety and cornerback. During his freshman season, he appered in all 12 of the Eagles games and in all 13 games as a sophomore. In 2014, he started all 13 games, the first seven at free safety and the final six at right cornerback as a junior. In the final season, he started all 12 games at free safety. He was named to Steele's All-American Fourth Team and ProFootballFocus.com All-America honorable mention.

At the 2016 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos selected Simmons in the third round (98th overall). On May 13, 2016, the Broncos signed his career first contract, a four-year, $3.06 million deal along with a signing bonus of $645,420.

In the Broncos' season-opener against the Carolina Panthers, Simmons made his NFL debut where he recorded one tackle in the narrow 21–20 victory. In 2019, he won second-team All-Pro. On 14th July 2020, he signed the one-year tender worth $11.441 million. On December 21, 2020, Simmons was voted to the 2021 Pro Bowl.

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