Earl Thomas Net Worth
Earl Thomas net worth and salary: Earl Thomas is an American football playing the safety position for the Seattle Seahawks who has a net worth of $9 million. Earl Thomas was born in Orange, Texas in 1989 and played football at West Orange-Stark High School in West Orange, Texas. Earl Thomas was an all-state selection and three year starter at defensive back, running back, and wide receiver. He had 112 career tackles, 11 interceptions, two kickoff return touchdowns, two punt return touchdowns, 1,850 rushing yards, and 2,140 receiving yards in his high school career. Earl Thomas played college football for the University of Texas Longhorns where he played under coach Mack Brown from 2007 to 2009. In 2008, as a redshirt freshman Earl Thomas started all 13 games at strong safety and set a Longhorn freshman record with 63 tackles and 17 pass breakups. In 2009, Earl Thomas intercepted eight passes, taking two of them into the end zone for touchdowns. Earl Thomas decided to forego his last two years of eligibility and declared for the 2010 NFL Draft. Earl Thomas was chosen with the 14th overall pick in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Seattle Seahawks. He was 20 years old, making him one of the youngest players to be eligible for the draft. Earl Thomas signed a five-year, $21.1 million contract with the Seahawks in 2010.