Reggie Bush Biography

( 1985 - )
September 22, 2019
First published on:December 21, 2018
by Pierson

Facts of Reggie Bush

Date of Birth: 1985, March 2
Age: 34 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Birth Name Reginald Alfred Bush Jr.
Birth Place Spring Valley, California
Horoscope Pisces
Father Reggie Bush Sr.
Mother Denise Griffin
Net Worth $25 million
Salary $1,500,000
Siblings Jovan Griffin
Weight 205 lb / 93 kg
Position in Team Running back
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Profession American football player
University attended University of Southern California
School attended Helix High School
Currently Married Yes
Married to Lilit Avagyan
Children 3

Reggie Bush is a former American professional football player who played in the National Football League (NFL). He played for the Buffalo Bills as their running back. Bush has also played for other teams in past.


As a running back, Reggie Bush reportedly used to earn around $1,500,000 as his yearly salary from Buffalo Bills. As of 2018, Reggie Bush has an estimated net worth over $25 million.

Net Worth - $25 million

As of 2018, Reggie Bush has an estimated net worth over $25 million. Further, His salary at the end of his career in 2016 was $1,500,000 from Buffalo Bills. His salary in 2012 was $4.5 million. Reggie Bush made earnings of $63,196,734 from his entire NFL career and is the third highest-earning running back after Adrian Peterson and Edgerrin James.

Some of Reggie's career contract and earnings are tabulated below: 

2006 $6,200,000
2007 $13,675,000
2008 $5,550,000
2009 $7,085,000
2010 $8,490,000
2011 $5,000,000
2012 $4,775,000
2013 $5,000,000
2014 $3,512,199
2015 $2,409,535
2016 $1,500,000

As per his last contract, Reggie signed a contract with Buffalo Bills of worth 1 year, $1,500,000 which included $375,000 as a signing bonus and $375,000 as a guaranteed amount. Also, the contract assured him $1,500,000 as an annual salary.    


His personal assets include a mansion in Beverly Hills which he bought for $8.95 million in 2015. He owned a Birmingham home in Detroit which he sold for $1.9 million in 2016. In addition, he owns another $757,000 (in 2005) house located in the Spring Valley area outside of San Diego which he received as a gift in 2006.

He also has a collection of various high budget fast cars. Further, the NFL player also earned a good amount from sponsorships.

Personal Life

An American born professional football player, Reginald Alfred Bush Jr. was named after his biological father, Reginald Alfred Bush, Sr. Bush Jr. has a stepfather named Lamar Griffin.

CAPTION: Denise Griffin and Lamar Griffin, Reggie Bush's mother, and stepfather. SOURCE:

Being famous also means becoming wealthy whereas Bush had gained lots of resources from his NFL career so it's common for a celebrity to had romantic encounters.

Bush was also involved romantically with plenty of girls. Some of the names that have been disclosed to media are Mellisa Molinaro, Mayra Veronica, Eve Torres, Kim Kardashian West.

CAPTION: Kim Kardashian and Reggie Bush Los Angeles Premiere of ‘Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen’. SOURCE:

Bush also confronted with Monique Exposito, Claudia Sampedro, Jessie James Decker, Amber Rose, and Carmen Ortega in past. It is rumored to have hooked up with January Gessert. However, he is a married man at the present moment.

Reggie is currently married to Lilit Avagyan, who is Armenian Prestigious dancer and dance teacher. His wife, Avagyan gave birth to the first child, a daughter, Briseis Bush on May 6, 2013.

After giving birth to a daughter whose age was just a year, the couple decided to get married and took a vow on July 12, 2014. The ceremony was held in San Diego, California. The partners have two more sons, Uriah born on July 12, 2015, and Agyemang born on September 2, 2017.

Facts and stats

Other than being a famous NFL player, Bush is active in social media and has also gained great fans and followers of 2.88M on Twitter and 613K on Instagram.

Reggie Bush is not only a world-class athlete but also a very attractive individual. The Famous NFL star measures 6 ft 0 in / 1.83 m in height and weighs around 205 lbs / 93 kg.

Life Before Fame

Reginald Alfred Bush Jr. was born on March 2, 1985, in Spring Valley, California, U.S.A to father Reggie Bush Sr. and mother Denise Griffin. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to an African-American ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Pisces. He grew up along with his step-brother, Javon Griffin.

Reggie Bush attended Helix High School in La Mesa, California where he played for his high school American football team. Bush was listed as the No. 1 running back in the nation in 2003.

After high school graduation, Bush received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Southern California where he played for the Trojans.

Professional Career

Reggie Bush was selected by the New Orleans Saints with the second overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft. In the debut game of Bush's NFL career, he accumulated 141 total yards against the Cleveland Browns.

In the opening game of 2007 season, Bush and the Saints lost to the defending Super Bowl champion Indianapolis Colts 41-10. At the end of the season, Bush finished with six total touchdowns and 581 yards rushing, averaging 3.6 yards per carry.

Bush had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee next day right after the injury in the October 19 game against the Carolina Panthers and was expected to miss the next three to four games. Bush, Drew Brees, and the team won his first Super Bowl on February 7, 2010, in a win over the Indianapolis Colts in Miami.

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On July 28, 2011, Reggie Bush was traded to Miami Dolphins where he scored his first rushing touchdown since 2009 and also had his second career 100-yard game against the New York Giants with 103 yards on 15 carries.

Reggie Bush also signed a 4-year deal, worth $16 million with $4 million guaranteed with the Detroit Lions on March 13, 2013. Then Bush was released by the Lions on February 25, 2015. Similarly, in the same year on March 18, he was assigned by San Francisco 49ers.

On August 1, 2016, Bush signed a one-year deal with the Buffalo Bills where he played along with NFL star Glenn Gronkowski. After the end of the season, Bush announced his retirement from the NFL on December 15, 2017.

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