Joey Porter Jr is an American professional football cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL. He was a second-round pick by the Steelers in the 2023 NFL Draft. He is the son of the former NFL linebacker Joey Porter. Porter Jr. played college football at Penn State.
Here we will learn Joey Porter Jr’s net worth, contract, salary, career earnings, biography, and more.
Joey Porter Jr. Biography and Career
Joseph Eugene Porter Jr. was born on July 26, 2000, in Bakersfield, California, U.S. He is the son of former NFL linebacker Joey Porter. His father played for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Miami Dolphins, and Arizona Cardinals.
Porter Jr. went to North Catholic High School in Butler County, Pa. before transferring to North Allegheny Senior High School in Wexford, Pennsylvania. He played high school football as a cornerback and wide receiver. Porter Jr committed to Penn State to play college football.
Joey Porter Jr. played college football for the Penn State Nittany Lions from 2019-2022.
In 2019 as a true freshman, Porter Jr played in 4 games for the Nittany Lions. He had three tackles.
The cornerback was named in the Third-team All-Big Ten in both 2020 and 2021. In 2020, he started all eight games recording 33 tackles and one sack. The season was shortened due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
He had 50 tackles and one interception in 13 starts in 2021. In 2022, Joey Porter Jr was named to the First-team All-Big Ten. He had 27 tackles in that season. The cornerback entered the 2023 NFL Draft.
Joey Porter Jr. was the 32nd overall pick, in the second round, by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2023 NFL Draft.
Joey Porter Jr’s Net Worth and Salary
2023 NFL Draft 32nd overall Joey Porter Jr’s net worth is $3 million. The cornerback is at the beginning of his professional NFL career. His prime source of earnings is his football contract.
Contract and Career Earnings
As of July 2023, Porter Jr. is still an unsigned draft pick for the Steelers.
According to Spotrac, he would sign a 4-year rookie contract, worth $9,618,343. The contract would come with a signing bonus of $3.99 million.
Moreover, he also earns a good amount from endorsements and sponsorship deals.
|Full Name||Joseph Eugene Porter Jr.|
|Current Club||Pittsburgh Steelers|
|NFL Draft||2023, Round 2, Pick 32|
|Date of Birth||July 26, 2000|
|Height||188 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||194 lbs (88 kg)|
|Birthplace||Bakersfield, California, U.S.|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
Cornerback Joey Porter Jr. is single. He is focused on his NFL career.
Born on July 26, 2000, he is 22 years old.
He is 188 cm (6 ft 2 in).
He is 194 lb (88 kg).
What is Joey Porter Jr’s Net Worth?
In 2023, his net worth is $3 million.
Which college did he play for?
Who is his father?
Former NFL linebacker Joey Porter.
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