Jimmy Garoppolo Net Worth
Jimmy Garoppolo net worth and salary: Jimmy Garoppolo is an American professional football player who has a net worth of $25 million. Jimmy Garoppolo was born in Arlington Heights, Illinois in November 1991. Garoppolo is a quarterback who played his college football at Eastern Illinois University. He was named to the All-Ohio Valley Conference Team in 2010, the All-OVC 2nd Team in 2012, and the All-OVC 1st team in 2013. Garoppolo was the Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year in 2013 and was named the CFPA National FCS Quarterback of the Year as well. In 2013 he won the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Garoppolo was drafted #62 by the New England Patriots in the 2014 NFL Draft. Garoppolo is the backup quarterback to Tom Brady and played in six games in 2014 after Brady sat down due to big leads. He won an AFC Championship with the Patriots in 2014. In November 2017, Jimmy Garoppolo was unexpectedly traded from the Patriots to the 49ers in return for a 2018 second-round pick. In February 2018, Jimmy signed a new contract that will make him the highest paid player in the NFL. His five-year $137.6 million contract averages $27 million per year. He will make $500k more than the previous highest-paid player Matthew Stafford. The deal includes $74 million in guaranteed money and $90 million in the first three seasons, which is also an NFL record. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Jimmy earned $36 million.