What is Olivier Vernon Net Worth? How much is Olivier Vernon Net worth Earning? Is he richer than Sterling Shepard?
Olivier Vernon, born as Olivier Alexander Vernon on October 7, 1990 in Miami, Florida. He is popular for playing defensive end for the New York Giants for the National Football Leagues of America.
He studied in American High School. As per the Rivals.com he was considered a 4star recruit and rated the 11th best weakside defensive end prospect in his class.
After completing his high school, he attended the University of Miami. During his time in university, he played entire three seasons for the Miami Hurricanes football. In his stint in university, he made 81 tackles including nine sacks and 20.5 losses.
With 6 ft 2 in height and 261 lb wt, he is considered as the best for the football. His physical structure makes him valuable and attracting for clubs to sign him.
He was declared for the 2012 NFL Draft. Likewise, he also was the 72nd choice by the Miami Dolphins. For 8 years Dolphins didn’t pick a player from the University of Miami. Eventually, in 2004, they picked Vernon Carey.
His first NFL touchdown score was against the New York Jets on October 2012. In the same game, he as competent in blocking a field goal at the final second of the second half.
On March 9, 2016, he signed a contract with the New York Giants. The contract was worth $85 million over 5yrs with $52.5 million ensured cash.
His average salary of $17 million annually makes him the highest paid defensive end in the National Football League.