Darren Charles Waller is an American football tight end for the Las Vegas Raiders know all about Darren Waller Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife and Wiki Bio in this Article.
Darren Waller Wiki
|Birthdate ( Age)||13 September 1992|
|Place of Birth||Acworth, Georgia, United States|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Parents||Dorian Waller, Charlena Waller|
|Education||Georgia Institute of Technology (2011–2014), North Cobb High School|
|Profession||American football tight end|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
Darren Charles Waller is an American football tight end for the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). Waller attended and played college football at Georgia Tech as a wide receiver where he redshirted his freshman season of 2011 and decided to forgo his final year of eligibility by entering the 2015 NFL Draft.
Darren Waller Family, Parents
Darren Waller was born in Landover, Maryland, to Dorian and Charlena Waller. He has a sister, Deanna. He was raised in both Colorado Springs, Colorado and Marietta, Georgia. Darren Waller’s great-grandfather was jazz musician Fats Waller. Darren produces hip-hop music in his spare time.
Darren Waller Wife, Is Darren Waller Married
She is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We do not know much about his past relationship and any prior engagements.
Darren Waller Net Worth
Darren Charles Waller is an American football tight end for the Las Vegas Raiders has an estimated Net Worth around $3 Million in 2021.
Darren Waller Contract, Salary
Darren Waller signed a 4 year, $29.8 Million contract with the Oakland Raiders, including $10,600,004 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,450,000.
Throughout training camp, Waller competed for a roster spot as a backup wide receiver against Marlon Brown, Michael Campanaro, and Kamar Aiken.Head coach John Harbaugh named Waller the sixth wide receiver on the depth chart to begin his rookie season, behind Steve Smith Sr., Kamar Aiken, Michael Campanaro, Marlon Brown, and Breshad Perriman.
The Baltimore Ravens selected Waller in the sixth round with the 204th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.The selection was acquired in a trade in exchange for Rolando McClain. Waller became the 27th wide receiver drafted in 2015.On May 7, 2015, the Baltimore Ravens signed Waller to a four-year, $2.39 million contract that included a signing bonus of $104,732.
On July 1, 2016, Waller was suspended for the first four games of the 2016 NFL season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. On June 30, 2017, Waller was suspended for one year without pay for again violating the substance-abuse policy.
On August 7, 2018, Waller was reinstated by the league after completing a rehabilitation program at Borden Cottage and serving his year-long suspension. He was waived on September 1, 2018, and was signed to the practice squad the next day.
In Week 2 of the 2020 season against the New Orleans Saints on Monday Night Football, he had 12 receptions for 103 receiving yards and one receiving touchdown in the 34–24 victory. He was fined $30,000 by the NFL on October 5, 2020, for hosting a mask less charity event during the COVID-19 pandemic in violation of the NFL’s COVID-19 protocols for the 2020 season.
In Week 15 against the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday Night Football, Waller had nine receptions for 150 yards and a touchdown during the 30–27 overtime loss. In Week 16 against the Miami Dolphins, Waller recorded 5 catches for 112 yards during the 26–25 loss.
In Week 17 against the Denver Broncos, Waller recorded 9 catches for 117 yards and a touchdown as well as catching the game winning 2 point conversion attempt late in the fourth quarter to secure a 32–31 win for the Raiders.