Justin Paul Tucker is an American football placekicker for the Baltimore Ravens know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Education, Salary and Contract
|Birthdate ( Age)||21 November 1989|
|Place of Birth||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Parents||Paul Tucker, Michelle Tucker|
|Education||Westlake High School, The University of Texas at Austin|
|Profession||American football placekicker|
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
Justin Paul Tucker is an American football placekicker for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He played college football for University of Texas Longhorns and was signed by the Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2012.
He is the most accurate placekicker in NFL history.Tucker also holds the NFL record for kicking the longest field goal (66 yards), which he set on September 26, 2021.
Justin Tucker Family
Tucker graduated from Westlake High School, in Austin, Texas. At Westlake, he was a teammate of Nick Foles, the current quarterback of the Chicago Bears.He played in the 2008 U.S. Army All-American Bowl.Tucker attended the University of Texas and played on the Texas Longhorns football team.
Justin Tucker Wife
Justine Tucker is married to his college sweetheart Amanda Bass. The couple met during their college days and since then they have been together. Tucker proposed Amanda in an elaborate scenario in 2013. He took Amanda to a normal dinner date or as she believed, but much to his surprise he went down on his knee while the place was fully decorated by candles. The moment was filmed and that took the internet to storm. In 2015 they got married in Austin.
Justin Tucker Net Worth
Justin Paul Tucker is an American football placekicker for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League has an estimated Net Worth around $6 Million in 2022.
Justin Tucker Contrract and Salary
Justin Tucker signed a 4 year, $20,000,000 contract with the Baltimore Ravens, including a $8,000,000 signing bonus, $12,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000. In 2021, Tucker will earn a base salary of $1,075,000 and a restructure bonus of $2,425,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,483,333 and a dead cap value of $8,300,000.
Tucker was not selected in the 2012 NFL Draft. The Baltimore Ravens signed him on May 29, 2012 to begin workouts and camp for the Ravens alongside placekicker Billy Cundiff.After Tucker’s impressive preseason performance, he was named the starter and Cundiff was released.
On January 12, 2013, during the divisional playoff round game against the Denver Broncos, Tucker kicked a 47-yard field goal in double overtime to win the game and sent the Ravens to the AFC championship for the second consecutive year.
February 26, 2016, the Ravens placed the franchise tag on Tucker.Tucker signed the franchise tender on March 4, 2016, which would pay him $4.5 million.Tucker signed a four-year, $16.8 million extension on July 15, 2016.In Week 12 against the Cincinnati Bengals, Tucker kicked four field goals, three for over 50 yards in a 19-14 win, earning him AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.
In 2018 season, Tucker made two 50+ yard field goals and three extra points in a 27-14 win over the Denver Broncos, earning him AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.He was later named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Month for September.
On April 24, 2019, Tucker signed a four-year, $23.05 million contract extension with $12 million guaranteed, keeping him under contract through the 2023 season.In Week 5 against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Tucker hit all four field goals, including a game-tying 48-yarder and a 46-yard game-winner in overtime, earning him AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.
On September 26, 2021, Tucker kicked an NFL record 66-yard game winning field goal as time expired in regulation in a 19–17 win over the Detroit Lions.