|Date of Birth
||16 August 1988
|Place of Birth
||Muncie, Indiana, United States
||Purdue University, Muncie Central High School
||Anita Kerrigan, Brendan Kerrigan
||Jessica Mazura (m. 2018)
||Lincoln Georgie Kerrigan
||American football defensive end
||$13 million ( estimated)
|| $11,500,000 ( annual )
Patrick Ryan Kerrigan is an American football defensive end for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National league . He played college football at Purdue, where he was recognized as a unanimous All-American as a senior, and was drafted by the Washington eleven , then referred to as the Redskins, within the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played the bulk of his career as an outdoor linebacker within the 3–4 defense, where he's the all-time NFL leader in consecutive starts by a left outside linebacker.
Early life and Family
Kerrigan was born in Muncie, Indiana. He attended Muncie Central highschool , where he played defensive end and end for the Muncie Bearcats highschool eleven . As a senior, he was an all-state selection after recording 90 tackles and 19 sacks as a defensive end. As a decent end, he had 40 receptions for 789 yards and 6 touchdowns. A 3-star recruit, Kerrigan committed to Purdue over offers from Ball State, Cincinnati, Indiana, and Northern Illinois.
Ryan Kerrigan Net Worth
Ryan Kerrigan is an American football defensive end for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National league who has estimated Net Worth $13 million.In 2011 he signed a four year affect Washington for $8.72 million. In 2014 Kerrigan signed a 1 year deal for $7 million, and in 2015 he signed a five year deal worth $57.5 million.
Ryan Kerrigan Wife
Ryan Kerrigan married his long-time lover named Jessica Mazura. Jessica Mazura was born and raised in California. She features a degree in Sociology and Education from the University of California. She has worked within the operations department of the well-known sports brand Nike and as head coach of the Slammer Football Club, a female youth eleven . Her love of animals led her to require up an edge as a veterinary nurse at Banfield Pet Hospital in Reston, Virginia. She has two English bulldogs named Franklin and George.
Kerrigan attended Purdue University, where he played for the Purdue Boilermakers eleven from 2007 to 2010. As a freshman in 2007, Kerrigan appeared in 12 games recording 18 tackles and a sack. As a sophomore in 2008 he started 11 of 12 games and was an mention All-Big Ten selection after recording 56 tackles, seven sacks and an interception. As a junior in 2009 he was a second team All-American by Rivals.com and a primary team All-Big Ten selection.
The Washington Redskins selected Kerrigan within the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Kerrigan was the third edge rusher drafted.On July 29, 2011, Kerrigan signed his four-year rookie contract, worth US$8.72 million.Kerrigan made his professional regular season and first career start within the Redskins' season-opener against the ny Giants and recorded five combined tackles, a pass deflection, and returned an interception for a touchdown in their 28–14 victory.
On October 7, 2012, Kerrigan recorded five combined tackles, deflected a pass, and returned an interception for a touchdown during a 24–17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons in Week 5. Kerrigan intercepted a travel by Falcons' quarterback Matt Ryan and scored a 20-yard touchdown within the second quarter.
Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett retained Kerrigan, Brian Orakpo, Perry Riley, and London Fletcher because the linebacking corps in 2013.He started within the Washington Redskins' season-opener against the Philadelphia Eagles and picked up a season-high eight combined tackles and made one sack in their 33–27 loss.
On January 2, 2014, Kerrigan underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair his torn ligament in his knee.On May 2, 2014, the Washington Redskins exercised the fifth-year option of Kerrigan's rookie contract, which might keep him on roster throughout the 2015 season for $7.03 million.
Kerrigan was named the 78th best player by his peers on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2015.On May 20, 2015, Kerrigan underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.On July 29, 2015, the Washington Redskins signed Kerrigan to a five-year, $57.50 million contract extension that has $23.78 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $16 million.
Defensive coordinator Joe Barry opted to retain the 3-4 defense and named Kerrigan and Trent Murphy the starting outside linebackers, along side inside linebackers Perry Riley and Keenan Robinson.
In Week 14, he collected a season-high five combined tackles and made a sack during a 24-21 victory at the Chicago Bears. Kerrigan started altogether 16 games for the fifth consecutive season and recorded 42 combined tackles (33 solo), 9.5 sacks, three pass deflections, and two forced fumbles.
On January 5, 2017, the Washington Redskins fired defensive coordinator Joe Barry.Defensive coordinator Greg Manusky retained Kerrigan and Preston Smith because the starting outside linebackers to start the regular season in 2017, along side inside linebackers Mason Foster and Zach Brown.
In 2020 Kerrigan switched from the surface linebacker position to defensive end after Washington's new defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio implemented a 4–3 defense. within the season opening game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Kerrigan surpassed Dexter Manley as Washington's all-time leader in sacks after a two sack performance.In 2021 Kerrigan signed a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on May 17, 2021.
Last Updated : 2021