Who is Cole Beasley?
Cole Beasley is an American football player who plays as a wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.
Cole Beasley Career
Born on April 26, 1989, in Houston, Texas, Cole attended Little Elm High School where he played as a quarterback. He then got a scholarship from Southern Methodist University where he was converted into a wide receiver. He finished third on the team with 42 receptions for 366 yards and 3 touchdowns.
As a sophomore, Cole started 7 games, making 40 receptions, 493 yards, and 3 touchdowns. As a senior, he posted 86 receptions for 1,040 yards and 2 touchdowns. After he left college in 2011, he was undrafted by NFL for 2012 due to his size and was signed by the Dallas Cowboys. He even thought of retiring from professional football but had a change of heart and during his rookie season, he managed to make 15 receptions for 98 receiving yards in 10 games.
In 2013, he posted 39 receptions for 368 receiving yards and 2 touchdowns. The next season, he posted 37 receptions, 420 yards, and 4 touchdowns. Due to his important value on the team, Cowboys signed Beasley for an additional 4 year, with a total contract value of $13.6 million in 2015. He finished that year with 52 receptions for 537 receiving yards and 5 receiving touchdowns.
In 2016, he posted career highs in receptions and yards, catching 75 passes for 833 yards and 5 touchdowns on 98 targets. His 76.5% catch rate is second among NFL wide receivers in 2016.
Cole Beasley Height
The average height and weight of an NFL player is 6 feet 2 inch and 247 pounds respectively. Cole Beasley height is way beyond the rest of the players. He stands 5 feet 8 inch or 1.73 m tall and weighs 80 kg or 176 pounds.
Cole Beasley height compared to other players
|Ezekiel Elliott height (1.83 m)||Beasley is 0.10 m shorter than Ezekiel Elliott|
|Dez Bryant height (1.87 m)||Beasley is 0.14 m shorter than Dez Bryant|
|Jason Witten height (1.98 m)||Beasley is 0.25 m shorter than Jason Witten|
|Sean Lee height (1.88 m)||Beasley is 0.15 m shorter than Sean Lee|
Cole Beasley Net Worth, Salary and Contract
Beasley signed a 4 year, $13.6 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $7,356,000 guaranteed and an average annual salary of $3,401,500. He will earn a base salary of $3,250,000.
Beasley earnings for the last five years
|Year||Salary||Signing Bonus||Total Earnings|
Beasley has earned more than $15,547,500 in his career so far playing for the Dallas Cowboys. His net worth is estimated to be around $10 million to $13 million.
Is Cole Beasley Married?
Cole is a married man. He got married to his girlfriend Krystin Beasley in 2014 after dating her for a couple of years. The couple has two sons including a younger son named Ace Beasley.