Shannon Sharpe Net Worth
Shannon Sharpe net worth and salary: Shannon Sharpe is a retired American football tight end who has a net worth of $12 million. A former NFL player with the Denver Broncos and the Baltimore Ravens, Shannon Sharpe was the first tight end to reach 10,000 receiving yards. He was an eight-time Pro Bowl selection and was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011. He has worked as a sports commentator since retiring in 2003. Born June 26, 1968 in Chicago, Illinois, Sharpe started and ended his professional football career with the Denver Broncos (1990-1999 and 2002-2003, respectively), where he won two championship rings (Super Bowl XXXII and Super Bowl XXXIII) He played a two-year stint with the Baltimore Ravens, where he won another championship ring in Super Bowl XXXV. In 2002, Sharpe went back to the Denver Broncos, retiring from professional football in 2003. He went on to appear as a commentator for the CBS Sports pregame show The NFL Today, alongside former quarterback Dan Marino and former coach Bill Cowher until 2014. Sharpe has the distinction of being among the 17 finalists considered for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2009; though he was passed over for that hall of fame award, it was announced in December of that same year that Sharpe would be inducted in the hall of fame. His alma mater, Savannah State University, subsequently retired his jersey (No. 2). Sharpe has graced the cover of FitnessRX for Men magazine and was on the face of the coveted (General Mills) Wheaties cereal box (along with four other Broncos players).
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Shannon Sharpe Earnings
- Denver Broncos (2003-04)$755,000
- Denver Broncos (2002-03)$1,550,000
- Baltimore Ravens (2001-02)$2,125,080
- Baltimore Ravens (2000-01)$1,625,300