- Birth Name LaMichael Keondrae James
- Birth Place New Boston
- Famous Name LaMichael James
- Father Rosemary James
- Net Worth $2 million
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity African-American
- Currently Working For NFL Draft,NHL
- Affair with Courtney Eckhar
LaMichael James is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He started his NFL career with San Francisco 49ers. Later on, he played for Miami Dolphins from 2014 to 2015.
LaMichael James has an estimated net worth of $2 million at current. He is currently dating his girlfriend Courtney Eckhart.
LaMichael James Early Life and Education
LaMichael James was born as LaMichael Keondrae James on 22 October 1989, in New Boston, Texas. He is American. His ethnicity is African-American and his zodiac sign is Libra. He is the son of Rosemary James
LaMichael James went to Liberty-Eylau High School in Texarkana, Texas, where he played football for the Liberty-Eylau Leopards high school football team. As a sophomore, he rushed for 643 yards, 10 touchdowns, and 76 carries. He continued his form in his junior and senior years. In 2008, he was listed as the No.12 all-purpose back in the nation.
LaMichael James joined the University of Oregon. At Oregon, he played for the Chip Kelly’s Oregon Ducks football team from 2009 to 2011. He also was a track star at the University of Oregon.
LaMichael James' Professional Career
LaMichael James started his professional NFL career with San Francisco 49ers. In week 14, he played his debut game against the Dolphins. In 2012 NFC Championship, he scored his first career touchdown. On Sep 30, 2014, he was picked by the Miami Dolphins. He was associated with Dolphins from 2014 to 2015. On Sep 14, 2015, Dolphins released him.
Numerous awards and rewards have honored LaMichael for his professional achievements. In 2010, he was honored by Doak Walker Award. He was also the finalist for the 2010 Heisman Trophy.
LaMichael James Personal Life
LaMichael is not married yet but he is in an affair with Courtney Eckhart. This blonde bombshell is her longtime girlfriend and they are still strong in their relationship. It seems their relationship sustain long. She graduated with a bachelor of science in sociology. The two met at the University of Oregon, where James was a star player of football and Eckhart’s was a captain of cheerleaders.
Currently, she works as a leasing manager and former ambassadors of the University. They do not have a child from their relationship. They are probably looking forward to celebrating married soon.
LaMichael childhood was troublesome. He was raised in his birthplace. He was brought up by his maternal grandmother Betty James in Texarkana, Texas. His father killed before his birth. His grandmother died of cervical cancer when he was in high school.
LaMichael James Salary Net worth and Facts
LaMichael James has a whopping net worth of $2 million. He earned around $2,553,680 in his 4 years career in NFL. His base salary in 2015 was $388,823 and earned $408,823 including bonus.
LaMichael has a great personality. He has a perfect height of 5’9”, which is around 1.75m. His billed weight is 88kg.