After last night’s glorious win by the New York Jets over the Buffalo Bills, NFL fans are dying to know a bit more about New York Jets quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick. Many have been eager to learn more about the golden boy quarterback and have been looking up terms such as “Ryan Fitzpatrick stats,” Ryan Fitzpatrick degree,” “Ryan Fitzpatrick age,” and even “Ryan Fitzpatrick height.” But don’t worry, because we have you covered with our very own wiki, including Ryan Fitzpatrick’s net worth.
Everyone’s eager to know a little more about the New York Jets quarterback, and of course Ryan Fitzpatrick’s new contract. But what can be more interesting than the famous Ryan Fitzpatrick beard? Luckily for you, we’re bringing you a few interesting facts to share about the bearded brute.
Ryan Joseph Fitzpatrick was born on November 24, 1982 and is 33 years old. And for those wondering about his height: he stands at 6’2 and 223 pounds. He was born and raised in Gilbert, Arizona.
Fitzpatrick attended Harvard University and was a math and economics major, after scoring an impressive score of 1580 on his SATs in high school. There’s a reason he was given the nick name the “Harvard Man” and thanks to all that brain power, he is ranked the fifth smartest athlete, according to Sporting News. He also went on to finish the infamous Wonderlic Test (an NFL exam) and finished in a record nine minutes! Say what you will about Ryan Fitzpatrick’s beard, but you can’t deny his intelligence. What can we say about a guy who is both brains and brawn?
Fitzpatrick’s net worth is over $8.0 million and he’s about to get richer now that he’s already signed a new contract with the New York Jets for $12.0 million! He was also given a signing bonus in the total of $10.0 million, which will be divided in half for 2016 and 2017 respectively, when he turns 34.
Although Fitzpatrick used to play for his current rivals, the Buffalo Bills, that doesn’t mean he’s going to take it easy on them in the field! After all, it’s still his job to play at his best and he doesn’t get paid to play it safe. With a win of 37-31 over the Buffalo Bills, Fitzpatrick has cemented himself as the unquestioned quarterback of the New York Jets.