Who is Colt McCoy?
Colt McCoy is an American football quarterback who currently plays for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League.
Colt McCoy’s Career:
Born on September 5, 1986, in Hobbs, New Mexico, McCoy went to Jim Ned High School in Texas. He then went to University of Texas at Austin, where he played for Texas Longhorns football team from 2005 to 2009. He won the team’s MVP all four years, the only player to do so in school history.
During his time at college, he won the 2008 Walter Camp Award, was the 2008 Heisman Trophy runner-up and 2009 Heisman finalist. In his senior year, he won 13 of the top 15 major college player awards where he also won prestigious awards like a quarterback of the year, offensive player of the year and outstanding footballer of the year.
Regarding his professional career, he was drafted in the third round as the 85th overall pick by the Cleveland Browns in the 2010 NFL Draft. He agreed to a four-year-long term on a $5 million contract.
On April 1, 2013, the Browns traded McCoy to the San Francisco 49ers. But he stayed there one year before signing with Washington Redskins in 2014. On March 9, 2016, McCoy signed a three-year contract extension with the Redskins and on July 26, 2018, he signed a one year, $7 million contract extension with the Redskins to be their backup through the 2019 season.
Colt McCoy Height
Colt McCoy stands to be 6 feet 1 inch tall or 185 cm. When considered among the normal person it is a perfect height, but when measured against the professional football player his height is slightly less than the average height of other NFL players. He weighs around 220 pounds or 100 kg.
His height compared to other players
|Tyreek Hill height (1.78 m)||McCoy is 0.07 m taller than Tyreek Hill.|
|Justin Houston height (1.91 m)||McCoy is 0.06 m shorter than Justin Houston.|
|Alex Smith height (1.93 m)||McCoy is 0.08 m shorter than Alex Smith.|
|Case McCoy height (1.88 m)||Colt McCoy is 0.03 m shorter than his brother Case McCoy.|
|Vince Young height (1.96 m)||McCoy is 0.11 m shorter than Vince Young.|
Colt McCoy Net Worth, Salary and Earnings
Colt McCoy signed a 2 year, $6,500,000 contract with Washington Redskins with an average annual salary of $3,250,000. In 2018, his base salary is $2,800,000 and a roster bonus of $200,000.
According to Spotrac, Colt McCoy has earned total cash of $13,934,870 as of 2018. His salary for 2019 is projected to be the same as what he is earning today ($2,800,000 per year). Celebrity net worth estimates his net worth to be only $5 million, but considering his total earnings we predict that his net worth to be in the range of $7 million to $9 million.