- Famous Name Nakobe Dean
- Country United States US
- Birth Name Nakobe Rashod Dean
- Birth Place United States
- Famous Name Nakobe Dean
- Father Bryon Dean
- Mother Neketta Dean
- Position in Team Linebacker
- Current team Georgia Bulldogs
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Afro-American
- Profession College Football Player
Nakobe Dean is an American college football player who is currently representing the Georgia Bull Dogs. With the team, he has won Butkus Award, Unanimous first-team All-American, and First-team All-SEC, all in 2021.
Born on 13th December 2000, Nakobe Rashod Dean is twenty years old. He is an American by nationality and is of an Afro-American ethnic background. He stands 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) tall and weighs 220 lb (100 kg).
High School, Recruitments, & College Career
Dean enrolled at Horn Lake High School where he played football for the school team had 175 total tackles, along with 26 tackles for loss, seven sacks, three INTs, and two forced fumbles as a senior.
Rivals.com's five-star prospect, Dean was ranked #19 nationally. Over the offers from Ole Miss and Alabama, he chose Georgia for his collegiate football career.
As a freshman, he appeared in all 14 games. Further, he finished with 25 total stops, including 1.5 tackles for loss.
He made great progress in sophomore season, starting all 10 games. He played 76 percent of Georgia’s total defensive snaps in the regular season. Also, he earned a spot on the SEC Academic Honor Roll for Fall 2020.
As a junior, Dean was named captain of the 2021 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team and chosen for heir commitment to community service. He was a starter at ILB in all 13 games and is tied for the team lead with 61 total tackles.
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Nakobe Dean's Family
Nakobe Dean is the son of Neketta Dean and Bryon Dean. He is the middle child of three. His elder brother, Nikolas, played tight end at Ole Miss. His younger sister is Brooklyn, who is his trusted confidant.
His parents divorced when he was just a year old, and Neketta raised the children as a single parent. Nakobe and his siblings were aware of their father, Byron, growing up, but didn’t see him much. He’s a physician who owns a practice in Florida.
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How Much Is Nakobe Dean's Net Worth In 2021?
Nakobe Dean is playing his senior season at Georgia Bulldogs, wearing No.17. Not to mention, college athlete does not have a salary representing their college team. However, college athletes can make money through their social media, endorsements, and mercendise.
There is no report on Dean's endorsements yets. So might be just focused on building his career rather than going commercial for now.
As of 2021, his net worth is under review.
Is Nakobe Dean Dating?
Dean's dating life is completely under the shade. There is less to no information about his love life, not even his relationship status. Aforementioned, he is focused on his football career rather than anything else. He might have a girlfriend but there is no confirmation. For now, he is believed to be single.
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