Taysom Hill Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Contract, Salary

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Taysom Hill Family and Parents – Taysom Shawn Hill is an American football quarterback and utility player for the New Orleans Saints know all about him in this Blog.

Taysom Shawn Hill is an American football quarterback and utility player for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at BYU, and was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent after the 2017 NFL Draft.

Taysom Hill Wiki

Name Taysom Hill
Birthdate  23 August 1990
Age (as of 2021) 31 years
Place of Birth Pocatello, Idaho, United States
Nationality American
Marital Status  Married
Spouse/Partner Emily Nixon
Children Yes
Parents Doug Hill, Natalie Hill
Siblings Dexter Hill, Celeste Hill, Jordan Hill
Education Idaho Gatorade High School
Profession American football player

Although listed as a backup quarterback on the official Saints depth chart, Hill has played in five offensive skill positions and on both sides of the ball on special teams, including as the team’s primary gunner on punt return, and has blocked multiple punts in his career.

Taysom Hill Family, Parents

Taysom Hill Parents

Hill was born and raised in Pocatello, Idaho, where he lettered in football, basketball, and track at Highland High School and graduated in 2009.Hill is the youngest of four children of Doug and Natalie Hill.He was named after Taysom Construction Company, formerly located in his hometown of Pocatello, Idaho.

As a senior, he threw for 2,269 yards and 18 touchdowns, and rushed for 1,491 yards and 24 touchdowns, earning the All-Idaho Player of the Year, Idaho Gatorade High School Player of the Year, First Team All-State selection, and All-Region and All-Conference Player of the Year accolades. He holds the school single-season and career records for total offense.

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Taysom Hill Wife

Taysom Hill married with wife Emily Nixon.In 2013, the couple met at BYU, where he was then beginning his football career. When asked about his relationship at the time, he said he was just waiting for the ‘girlfriend’ phase to end. In 2014, he proposed to Emily, and the two were formally engaged.

He was certain he would not abandon her, and he did not. In April 2014, the two married in Utah’s Salt Lake Temple.Emily has always been a huge supporter of her husband’s career and can frequently be spotted cheering him on at games.The two absolutely loved children and in 2020 they welcomed Beau Nixon Hill, their beautiful son.

Taysom Hill Net Worth

Taysom Shawn Hill is an American football quarterback and utility player for the New Orleans Saints has an estimated Net Worth around $5 Million in 2022.

Taysom Hill Salary

The New Orleans Saints signed Taysom Hill to a four-year, $40 million contract that included $21,500,000 in guaranteed money and a salary of $10,000,000. Hill will make $1,034,000 in basic salary and $11,125,000 in signing bonus in 2021, with a cap hit of $7,259,000 and a dead cap value of $22,259,000.

Professional Career

Coming out of high school in 2009, Hill had multiple offers from programs in the West, including University of Arizona, Boise State University, Oregon State University, Washington State University, University of Utah, Stanford University, and Brigham Young University.

Heavily recruited by head coach Jim Harbaugh, Hill had originally committed to Stanford out of high school, but after returning from his LDS church mission, he enrolled in January at BYU after learning Stanford did not allow incoming freshmen to join the team until June.

Hill showed impressive athletic ability at BYU’s pro day. His 40-yard dash of 4.44 seconds and 38.5-inch (0.98m) vertical jump would have finished first among all participating quarterbacks at the 2017 NFL Combine, beating Texas A&M’s Trevor Knight’s 4.54-second 40-yard dash and 35.5 inches (0.90 m) vertical.

Hill went undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft, but signed with the Green Bay Packers as a free agent on May 5.He appeared in three preseason games with them, completing 14 of 20 passes, throwing for two touchdowns and rushing for another.He was released during the Packers final roster cut-down on September 2, 2017.

The following day, Hill was claimed off waivers by the New Orleans Saints.He was promoted to the active roster on December 3 and appeared in a total of twelve special teams plays against the Carolina Panthers. In his NFL debut, Hill recorded two special teams tackles on the Panthers’ kick returner Fozzy Whittaker.

In March 2020, the Saints placed a first-round restricted free agent tender on Hill worth $4.641 million.On April 26, Hill re-signed with the Saints to a two-year deal worth $16.3 million, an extension to the first-round restricted free agent tender placed on Hill, to bring the total deal up to around $21 million.

On March 14, 2021, the same day that starting quarterback Drew Brees announced his retirement, Hill signed a 4-year, $140 million extension with the Saints. The contract was structured in such a way as to free up salary cap space for New Orleans, saving them $7.75 million against the 2021 cap, and it is not expected that Hill will receive anywhere near the $140 million figure in the deal. Functionally, the deal is a 1-year, $12.159 million extension, as the remaining three years are expected to be voided.

What is Taysom Hill Net Worth?

Taysom Hill Net Worth around $5 Million in 2021.The New Orleans Saints signed Taysom Hill to a four-year, $40 million contract.