Kai Forbath

Jack Ol 23 Feb,2016

Facts of Kai Forbath

Birth Name
Kai August Forbath
Famous Name
Kai Forbath
Affair with
Currently Married


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$1 million


Affair with
Currently Married

Kai August Forbath famous as Kai Forbath is a professional American football placekicker who is currently playing for Dallas Cowboys. In 2011, he was signed by the Dallas Cowboy as an undrafted free agent. Further, he also played for Washington Redskins, New Orleans Saints, and Minnesota Vikings.

The 2009 Lou Groza Award winner spent his college career playing for the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). As of 2019, Kai Forbath's net worth is estimated at $1 million. 

Kai Forbath Net Worth

Kai Forbath has summoned tremendous fortune through his NFL career. His total career disclosed earning is reported $3,711,435. Though the NFL player has not revealed the exact figure of his net worth, looking at his career, his net worth is assumed no less than $1 million.

He is currently signed to a 1 year, $930,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys. His base salary for the 2019 season is reported to be $164,118.

Year Salary
2016 $312,941
2017 $775,000
2018 $350,000
2019 $164,117
2019 $54,705

Back in 2017, while playing for the Minnesota Vikings, he earned an annual base salary of $775,000  while his total earnings in 2018 was reported to be $350,000.

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Kai Forbath Personal Life

When it comes to his personal life, Kai Forbath is a quite confidential person. He has shared less to no information about his love life, not even his relationship status. Also, there is no records of his past affairs, girlfriend or spouse. There’s no significant other that pops up in the Instagram feed, despite having pictures from the routine couple places.

With limited information about his love life, Forbath seems to be single and unmarried. 

Talking about his physique, he stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 89 Kg i.e. 197 lbs.

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Bio and Early Life 

Kai Forbath was born in the year 1987, on September 2, in Santa Monica, California, the United States. He is an American by his nationality and his ethnicity is white. His birth sign is Virgo. He was raised alongside his sibling Malia Forbath by their parents: Susy Forbath and Thomas Forbath

Forbath enrolled at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California, where he started playing football. In his last two prep seasons, Forbath converted 26 of 33 field goals attempts and scored 213 total points, with a field goal of 57 yards.

Upon high school graduation, he attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), There he played for the UCLA Bruins football team from 2006 to 2010. While playing he earned an All-American and the best college kicker in the country in 2009.

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Professional Career

Though he was left undrafted in the 2011 NFL draft, he was signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent. Due to injuries, he was placed on the Non-Football Injury list, so he wouldn't count towards the first 80-player cut and later towards the 53-player limit. Having never participated in a practice with the team, he was waived by the Cowboys on April 16, 2012.

The next day, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers claimed Fortbath off waivers. With the club, he made all five field-goal attempts, including a successful 55-yard kick during the preseason.

On October 9, 2012, Forbath signed to The Washington Redskins. Later five days, he made his NFL and Redskins debut knocking through a 50-yard attempt as his first career NFL field goal in the home game against the Minnesota Vikings. On 14 September 2015, he was released by the Redskins.

He then signed to the New Orleans and played for them until September 2016. The following month, the Minnesota Viking signed him. On 20th March 2018, he signed an extension contract with the Vikings, Nevertheless, the team traded up to draft Daniel Carlson in April. On 20th August 2018, he was released by the Vikings. 


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