Joe Mixon : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Education, Contract and Salary
Joe Mixon is an American football running back for the Cincinnati Bengals know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Education, Contract and Salary
|Birthdate ( Age)||24 July 1996|
|Place of Birth||San Francisco, California, United States|
|Marital Status||Not Married|
|Parents||John Mixon, Alise Mixon|
|Education||Freedom High School, The University of Oklahoma|
|Profession||American football running back|
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Last Update||October 2021|
Joseph Tyler Mixon is an American football running back for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oklahoma, and was drafted by the Bengals in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
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Coming out of college, some analysts and scouts graded Mixon as a first-round talent but projected him to be selected in the third or fourth round due to his prior history.
Early Life and Family
Joe Mixon was Born on July 24, 1996 in San Francisco, California.Mixon attended Freedom High School, where he played football and basketball for the Falcons.He was a three-year starter at running back for the Freedom High School Falcons football team.
Joe Mixon Wife, Is Joe Mixon Married
Joe Mixon is not Married yet and there is no any information is available on social media about his relationship and dating status.
Joe Mixon Net Worth
Joe Mixon is an American football running back for the Cincinnati Bengals has an estimated Net Worth around $4 Million in 2021.
Joe Mixon Contract and Salary
Joe Mixon signed a 4 year, $48 Million contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $10,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,000,000.
Mixon attended and played college football for the University of Oklahoma from 2014–2016.He was suspended from the Oklahoma football team for the 2014 season after a misdemeanor assault charge in October 2014. He earned playing time his redshirt freshman year, playing in all 12 games with three starts. In his first career game, Mixon had a 76-yard touchdown reception, the longest catch ever by a Sooner freshman running back.
Coming out of college, some analysts and scouts graded Mixon as a first-round talent but projected him to be selected in the third or fourth round due to his prior history.He was ranked the fifth-best running back by NFLDraftScout.com, the fourth-best by Sports Illustrated, and the third-best back by Pro Football Focus.
Although he was a talented prospect, the NFL declined to invite him to the NFL Scouting Combine. ESPN reported that on the weekend of the combine the Cincinnati Bengals met with Mixon in order for them to get a chance to talk with him extensively about his character. On March 8, 2017, Mixon performed all of the combine tests and completed the positional workouts at Oklahoma's Pro Day.
The editorial board of Cincinnati TV station WCPO criticized the draft pick and called for a boycott of the Bengals, writing, "Instead of buying a Bengals ticket this year, take the $50 or more you would have spent on that ticket and donate the money to a nonprofit that works to prevent violence against women."On June 2, 2017, the Bengals signed Mixon to a four-year, $5.45 million contract with $2.81 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $2.10 million.
On September 10, 2017, Mixon made his NFL debut in a 20–0 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. He had eight rushes for nine yards and three receptions for 15 yards.In Week 3, against the Green Bay Packers, his role in the offense expanded with 18 carries for 62 yards.In Week 5, against the Buffalo Bills, he recorded his first career rushing touchdown, a five-yard rush in the fourth quarter.
On September 1, 2020, Mixon signed a four-year, $48 million contract extension with the Bengals through the 2024 season.In Week 4, against the Jacksonville Jaguars, he had 25 carries for 151 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns to go along with six receptions for 30 receiving yards and one receiving touchdown during the 33–25 win.Mixon was named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Week 4.In Week 6, he suffered a foot injury and missed the next three games before being placed on injured reserve on November 21, 2020.