- Date of Birth
- Age 24 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Country United States US
- Birth Name Richie Grant
- Birth Place Lumberton, Mississipi
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Net Worth N/A
- No. of Twitter Followers 6,458
- No. of Instagram Followers 9,972
- Position in Team Safety
- Current team Atlanta Falcons
- Nationality American
- Profession American Football Player
- University attended University of Central Florida
- School attended Choctawhatchee High School
- Girlfriend No
Richie Grant is a talented American football player who plays as a safety. He has had earned a lot of success while he played for his high school team and college football for the UCF Knights football team. He was recently picked by the Atlanta Falcons as the 40th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Born in 1997, Richie Grant celebrates his birthday on the 9th of November every year. He is currently 23 years old. Likewise, he hails from the suburbs of Lumberton, Mississipi, and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. When he was around nine years old, his family settled down in Fort Walton Beach, Florida.
Nonetheless, it is known that he first studied at Choctawhatchee High School before getting enrolled at the University of Central Florida.
Grant’s Career Details
Richie Grant’s football career initiated while he was studying at Choctawhatchee High School. He used to play defensive back as well as a wide receiver for the high school football team. Till his graduation, he was rated a two-star recruit by 247Sports.
After he completed his high school education, he began to receive offers to play college football from different colleges/universities. At last, he chose to play for the UCF Knights football team over other teams. Sadly, he redshirted his true freshman year.
As a redshirt freshman, he played in 13 games and recorded 32 tackles that included 25 unassisted and one for loss. Likewise, he also broke two passes and tallied a forced fumble. In his redshirt sophomore year, he played in 13 games as a safety and recorded 109 tackles and 6 interceptions. His performance led him to be named first-team All-American Athletic Conference.
As time passed and he moved into his redshirt junior and senior year, Grant’s overall performance improved even more. Slowly, he became a fan-favorite alongside his other teammates like Aaron Robinson, Erik Harris, and Jacob Harris. Till he reached his redshirt senior year, he was named first-team All-AAC for a third straight season with remarkable career stats.
Afterward, he declared himself for the 2021 NFL Draft. When the draft happened, he was selected 40th overall by the Atlanta Falcons during the second round of the 2021 NFL Draft. At Falcons, he will play alongside players such as Julio Jones, Matt Ryan, and more.
How Much Is His Net Worth?
The Lumberton, Mississipi, native’s net worth is still under review. But, looking at Grant’s lifestyle, it seems that he earned some good sum from his college football career. Moreover, with him being drafted to the Atlanta Falcons in the second round of the NFL Draft will also help to boost his net worth.
However, as the NFL rookie is yet to sign an official contract with the team, it is not sure how much amount will he be receiving. Nonetheless, as per some sources, it is known that the minimum salary of a newly drafted NFL player is $610,000. But, considering his college stats, it must be sure that the Atlanta Falcons will offer him more than that.
His Personal Life Details
Richie Grant is possibly single and is not dating anyone at this time. Likewise, he likes to keep his private life away from the eyes of the public. Maybe that’s why he has not posted any pictures in which he is accompanied by ladies through his social media handles.
As a result, it is believed that either he is single for real and is only focusing on his career or he is dating someone and likes to keep his romantic relationship up to himself only.