Andre Rison net worth and salary: Andre Rison is a retired American NFL wide receiver who has a net worth of $50 thousand. Andre Rison is one of the most notable professional athletes who went broke after retiring. During his playing career Andre Rison earned over $20 million in salary and endorsements. Unfortunately after living beyond his means for many years, Rison found himself flat broke. At the peak of his earning, Rison would travel with an entourage of 40-50 people. His highest salary was $2.8 million from the Atlanta Falcons. Rison is also famous for being the boyfriend of the late singer Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes, member of the pop group TLC. Lopes infamously burnt Rison's $800,000 Atlanta mansion to the ground in 1994.
Born in Flint, Michigan, Andre Rison first distinguished himself as a football player at Flint Northwestern High School, and then went on to earn additional accolades at Michigan State University. He was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in 1989, played well for the team for one year, and was then traded to the Atlanta Falcons. He played extremely well for Atlanta, and led the league in receptions during two of his seasons with the team. For the next few years, he would float from team to team, playing briefly for the Cleveland Browns, the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Green Bay Packers, the Kansas City Chiefs, and finally the Oakland Raiders. From 2004-2005, he played in the Canadian League for the Toronto Argonauts. He was a five-time Pro-Bowl selection and played on the Green Bay Packers team that won Super Bowl XXXI. He is the only NFL player to have scored touchdowns with seven different teams.