Michael Dickson is an Australian professional American football punter for the Seattle Seahawks know all about Michael Dickson Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife and More in this Blog.
Michael Dickson Wiki
|Birthdate ( Age)||4 January 1996|
|Place of Birth||Sydney, Australia|
|Marital Status||In Relationship|
|Spouse/Partner||Gianni Yechel Outram|
|Parents||Name not Known|
|Education||University of Texas|
|Profession||Australian professional American football|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
Michael Dickson is an Australian professional American football punter for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Texas. He made his NFL debut in the Seahawks’ season opener against the Denver Broncos. In the 27–24 loss, he had six punts for 354 net yards.
Michael Dickson Family, Parents
Michael Dickson was Born in Sydney, Dickson first played soccer in his youth before switching to Australian rules football at the age of 9.In his first year of playing Australian rules football, he earned the Golden Boot award for having the best kicking. He excelled in Australian football while playing for the University of New South Wales in the local Sydney AFL competition and was subsequently placed in the Sydney Swans talent academy as a teenager.
In 2015, at the age of 19, he moved to Melbourne to trial with Prokick Australia, a coaching program designed to help aspiring kickers and punters cross the Pacific and crack American football.Through his Prokick Australia experience, he was picked up by the University of Texas as a punter by head coach Charlie Strong.
Michael Dickson, Is Michael Dickson Married
Michael Dickson is in relationship with gorgeous girlfriend named Gianni Yechel Outram. Gianni is a Texas cheerleader and who looks amazing in her outfits while being posed with Michael Dickson
Michael Dickson Net Worth
Michael Dickson is an Australian professional American football punter for the Seattle Seahawks has an estimated Net Worth around $3 Million in 2022.
Michael Dickson Contract and Salary
Michael Dickson signed a 4 year, $14,700,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $6,500,000 signing bonus, $7,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,675,000.
He made his NFL debut in the Seahawks’ season opener against the Denver Broncos. In the 27–24 loss, he had six punts for 354 net yards. Dickson was named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Week 8 against the Detroit Lions.
With minutes remaining at fourth-and-8 from their own three-yard line, Dickson was instructed to waste time in the end zone before giving up an intentional safety. Instead, he received the snap and ran it nine yards for the first down to seal the win. The play was later dubbed “The Aussie Sweep.” Dickson was named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Month for November 2018.
In addition to punting, Dickson has used the previously obscure drop kick maneuver on kickoffs, both onside and the standard deep kick for the Seahawks.In the 2018 season, including the playoffs Dickson punted 80 times for 3,759 yards, averaging 48.2 yards per punt, the second highest in the league.
Dickson was voted into the 2019 Pro Bowl, the first rookie punter since Dale Hatcher in 1985.In addition, Dickson was named as a first-team All-Pro.In Week 2 of the 2020 season against the New England Patriots on Sunday Night Football, Dickson punted four times with all four of them landing inside the 20-yard line during the 35–30 win.
He was named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Week 2.In Week 15 against the Washington Football Team, Dickson punted four times, all landing inside the 20-yard-line, earning another NFC Special Teams Player of the Week honor. Dickson signed a four-year, $14.5 million contract extension with the Seahawks on 4 June 2021.