Will Anderson Jr.

by John Max 18 Dec,2021
Will Anderson Jr.
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Will Anderson Jr.
  • Birth Place Hampton, Georgia
  • Famous Name Will Anderson
  • Position in Team Outside linebacker
  • Current team Alabama Crimson Tide
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession College Football Player

Will Anderson is an American college football outside linebacker currently representing the Alabama Crimson Tide. With the team, he has won the 2020 CFP National Champion, 2021 SEC Defensive Player of the Year, and 2021 Bronko Nagurski Trophy.

Hampton, Georgia native, Will Anderson is 20 years old. He holds an American nationality and is of Afro-American ethnic background. He stands 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) tall and weighs 235 lb (107 kg).

High School, Recruitment, & College Career

William Anderson enrolled at  Dutchtown High School where he played football for the school team. During his senior year, he recorded 22 sacks with 15 additional tackles for loss. Further, he was named to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Super 11" as well as first-team All-State and played in the 2020 All-American Bowl.

A consensus four-star prospect, Anderson rated as a top-10 player in the state of Georgia by 247Sports, ESPN.com, and on the 247Composite. Over the offers from  Auburn, LSU, and Tennessee, he signed to Alabama to play college football. 

As a true freshman, Anderson was a starter at outside linebacker. He was named the Shaun Alexander-FWAA Freshman of the Year as well as selected Freshman All-America honors from the 247 Sports, FWAA, and The Athletic, Further, he was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team. He earned second-team All-SEC honors from the Associated Press. 

Dominant edge defender who was selected as the Bronko Nagurski Trophy winner. selected as one of the Crimson Tide's permanent team captains for 2021.

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How Much Is Will Anderson Jr. Net Worth In 2021?

Will Anderson is playing his sophomore season at Alabama Crimson Tide. Not to mention, NCAA is against paying (salary and other benefits) college athletes. However, there are scholarships. Bigger than that they have introduced new rules which allow college athelete to make money through endorsements and social media. 

As of now, Anderson does not seem to be endorsed by any brands.

NFL is the dream of every college athlete, so does Will Anderson. His draft portfolio shows he will be eligible for the 2024 NFL Draft. As per the source, the median wage for all NFL players is $860,000, yet far underneath the $2 million that gets more promotion.

As of 2021, his net worth is under review.

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Is Will Anderson Jr Dating?

Will Anderson Jr. has never given chance public to know his personal life. Yes, the outside linebacker is a low-key person. While the world is busy flaunting their lifestyle and girlfriend on socials, Anderson maintains it as secret as possible.

Since there is no confirmation, Will Anderson is believed to be single. 

Anderson is active on Instagram with 37.7k followers and 13.2K on Twitter. 

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