David Patten was an American football wide receiver know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Education and Career Earnings
|Birthdate ( Age)||19 August 1974|
|Died||2 September 2021|
|Place of Birth||Hopkins, South Carolina, United States|
|Children||David, Daquan, Quinton and Mia|
|Parents||Name not known|
|Profession||American football player|
|Net Worth||$1 Million – $5 Million|
David Patten was an American football wide receiver. He was signed by the Albany Firebirds as a street free agent in 1996. Starting in 1997, he played in the National Football League (NFL) and competed for 12 seasons through 2008. He played college football at Western Carolina.
Patten was also a member of the Washington Redskins, New Orleans Saints, Cleveland Browns and New England Patriots. He earned three Super Bowl rings with the Patriots.
David Patten Family
Patten played football at Lower Richland High School in Hopkins, South Carolina, where he caught passes from future Major League Baseball player Pokey Reese.After graduating from high school, Patten attended Western Carolina University. As a junior in 1994, he averaged 3.6 catches, good for sixth in the Southern Conference. In 1995, his senior season, Patten recorded 59 catches for 881 yards and was named to the All-Southern Conference team.
David Patten Wife
David Patten was married to wife Galiena Patten a Native Marganton and the couple had four children together name David, Daquan, Quinton and Mia.David Patten lives with his family in Columbia, South Carolina.
David Patten Net Worth
David Patten was an American football wide receiver who has an estimated Net Worth of $1 Million – $5 Million in 2021
Patten went undrafted in the 1996 NFL Draft but began his professional football career by playing for the Arena Football League’s Albany Firebirds in the summer of 1996. He signed late in the AFL’s season and played in their final regular season game on August 2, 1996, in a 54–49 win over the Milwaukee Mustangs. Patten caught two passes for 37 yards in the game.
Patten saw action in both Firebirds’ playoff contests the same season. In a first round 79–58 win over the Mustangs the following week in Albany, Patten caught four passes for 111 yards and one touchdown. He then played in the Firebirds’ quarter-final loss at the Iowa Barnstormers. Patten caught three passes for 42 yards as his Firebirds were eliminated 62–55 by Iowa and their quarterback Kurt Warner.
Following the 2004 season, Patten signed a five-year, $13 million contract with the Washington Redskins.Patten started seven of the first nine games of the season with the Redskins before being placed on injured reserve on November 18. He finished the season with 22 receptions for 217 yards. In 2006, Patten played in the first four games of the season, recording one reception for 25 yards, his only catch of the season. He was inactive for the remainder of the season except Week 17. He was released by the Redskins on March 22, 2007.
A few weeks after his release from Washington, Patten signed a one-year deal with the New Orleans Saints. He went on to have the second-best season of his career statistically, catching 54 passes for 792 yards and three touchdowns. Patten started three of the first four games for the Saints in 2008, but played in only one game after that due to injuries. He finished the season with 11 catches for 162 yards and one touchdown and was released by the Saints following the season.
Cause of Death
On September 2, 2021, Patten was involved in a three vehicle accident in Columbia, South Carolina. While riding his motorcycle, Patten traveled left of the center line and collided with a 2014 Chevrolet sedan. The sedan later collided with another vehicle. The Richland County coroner confirmed that 47 year old Patten had died around 10:00 pm.