- Date of Birth
- Age 27 Years Old
- Famous Name
- Country United States US
- Birth Name Richard Rhondel" Richie" James Jr.
- Net Worth $2 Million
- Birth Country Sarasota, Florida
- Salary $900,000
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity African-American
- Girlfriend Clara Critchy
- Religion Christian
- Profession Football player
- Currently Club San Francisco 49ers.
- University attended Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
- School attended Riverview High School
Richie James is a rising American football player. He is currently playing in the National Football League for the San Francisco 49ers. James plays as a wide receiver and a return specialist. The 49ers drafted him in the seventh round overall 240th pick in the 2018 NFL draft.
Richie James was born Richard Rhondel" Richie" James Jr. on September 5, 1995, in Sarasota, Florida. He is yet to share a word about his parents with the media. James graduated from Riverview High School and enrolled at the University of Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders. Talking about his physical appearance, Richie stands five feet and ten inches tall and weighs 84 kg.
Richie James Journey to NFL
Richie started playing football at an early age. James was part of his High School football team. The multi-talented athlete also participated and lettered in track, winning multiple state titles. Initially, Richie committed to play for the Georgia Southern Eagles but later played for Middle Tennessee. He redshirted his freshman year and played in all 13 of Middle Tennessee's games, catching 108 passes for 1,346 yards and eight touchdowns.
James was named to the 2016 C-USA All-Conference First Team in his sophomore year. For his junior year, Richie could not finish the season after breaking his collarbone against Marshall. Although He was out of the games due to injury, Richie became Middle Tennessee's career leader in receiving yards (3,261) and receiving touchdowns (23). The football player decided to forgo his senior year and list for the 2018 NFL draft.
The San Francisco 49ers drafted him in the seventh round with the 240th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. Richie played in thirteen games in his rookie year and finished the year with 655 return yards and a touchdown, along with nine receptions for 130 yards and a touchdown. The following season, James played in sixteen games and averaged 27.5 receiving points. Last season, Richie played in eleven games with 17.1 points receiving average.
Who is Richie James Dating? Know About His Girlfriend and Relationship Status
Richie is an active social media user. Following his timeline, we can confirm that James is involved in a romantic relationship with Clara Critchy. The love birds have been together for some time. They opened about their relationship just a few months back on their social media handle.
Both of them are active social media users and keeps sharing numerous photos on their timelines.
Net Worth, Earnings, and Salary
Richie has an estimated net worth of more than $2 Million. James signed a four-year contract worth $2,536,571 with the 49ers in 2018. He had a base salary of $480,000 and increased by $100,000 annually. The American football player received $76,571 as his signing bonus.
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