What is Marcell Dareus Net Worth? How much is Marcell Dareus Net worth Earning? Is he richer than Gerald McCoy?
An American football nose tackle, Marcell Dareus plays for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. Born on March 13, 1990 he attended Huffman High School in Birmingham, Alabama. During his school life, he played basketball, football, and also played in track and field.
He was an ASWA All-State honorable at defensive lineman in football. Teammates with Andre Smith, he was also listed on Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Super Southern 100.
His freshman season at Alabama, he made debut with the Crimson Tide’s Season against Clemson. He also contributed entire season at defensive end. He made 33 total tackles, seven quarterback hurries, 9.0 tackles, an interception and 2 pass breakups. In 2010, he was named defensive MVP of the BCS National Championship Game.
His professional career kicked off in the early 2011, when he was declared eligible for the 2011 NFL Draft. He was projected as a first round pick. On April, 2011 he was selected with 3rd overall pick by the Buffalo Bill in the 2011 NFL Draft. The year, he signed a 4yr deal with the club worth $2.4million. The same year he also became a member of the School of the Legends.
On June, 2014 he was charged over a car accident stemming from a drag race with his teammate. The following year on May 21, 2015, he was announced suspension from the first game of the 2015 season. The reason was cited for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.
On September, 2015, he was given a new 6yr contract extension by the Bills. The contract could reach $95.1 million alongside incentives and $60 million in guaranteed money.
Till date, he has earned number of awards. These include PFWA All-Rookie Team in 2011, First-team All-Pro in 2014 and 2x Pro Bowl in 2013 and 2014.