Barry Sanders Net Worth
Barry Sanders net worth: Barry Sanders is a retired professional American football player at the running back position who has an estimated net worth of $28 million dollars. Barry Sanders was born in 1968 in Wichita, Kansas where he played high school football for Wichita North High School. He played college football for the Oklahoma State Cowboys from 1986 to 1988. In 1988 Sanders had what has been called the greatest individual season in college football history. He led the nation with an average of 7.6 yards per carry and over 200 yards per game, including four games where he rushed for more than 300 yards. He also had 516 yards on special teams. He won the 1988 Heisman Trophy as the best college football player of the season. Sanders entered the 1989 NFL Draft, forgoing his senior season. He was chosen in the first round with the third overall pick by the Detroit Lions. Barry Sanders spent his entire professional career with the Detroit Lions. He is a member of both the college and NFL football halls of fame, and was ranked by "NFL Top 10" as the most elusive runner in the history of the NFL. He averaged more than 1.500 rushing yards per season and retired in 1998, after an 11 year professional career, just 1,457 yards short of the NFL's all-time rushing record. Sanders was a ten-time Pro-Bowl selection, six-time First Team All-Pro selection, and won multiple MVP and Offensive Player of the Year Awards.