Jadeveon Clowney Net Worth
Jadeveon Clowney net worth and salary: Jadeveon Clowney is an American football player who has a net worth of $13 million. He is best known for being a linebacker with the Houston Texans and was selected as the number one overall pick by the team in the 2014 NFL Draft. Clowney has been a standout athlete throughout his entire career. He was always regarded as one of the best players on both his high school and college teams, and success continues to follow him throughout his athletic career. He was born in 1993 in Rock Hill, South Carolina where he was also raised. His mother, Josenna Clowney, has been a processing technician at the Frito-Lay plant in Charlotte, North Carolina since 1994, and his father, David Morgan, was incarcerated for much of his childhood for robbing a Rock Hill check cashing business in 1995. Clowney was raised by his mother and his maternal grandparents, John and Josephine Clowney, as well as his mother's longtime boyfriend, Christopher Jones. He played college football at the University of South Carolina and was a unanimous College All-American as a sophomore in 2012. He set South Carolina school records in quarterback sacks and tackles for a loss per season and also earned Defensive Player of the Year in the Southeastern Conference. Upon graduating, Clowney excelled in the 40-yard dash, and posted the fastest among defensive lineman. He was project to be Number 4 in the 2014 NFL Draft by Sports Illustrated, and when the draft came around, he was the number one overall pick by the Houston Texans. Clowney wears #90 for the team and is projected to be a rush outside line backer for the team during his first season with the Texans.