Jason Elam Net Worth

They are the people kids idolise and see as role models. Most athletes are renowned for their competitiveness, athletic abilities and riches. Let’s talk about the latter, shall we? Jason Elam is a star as a American football placekicker. Born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA on the March 8, 1970 this person had found his passion and talents where awards and recognition came soon afterwards. A proud American, standing at 5′ 11″ (1.8 m), Jason Elam has received recognition for a lot of success on and off the field unknown. Throughout a decorated career, the nicknames of unknown have stuck. With regards to personal life Jason Elam has attended University of Hawaii at Manoa, Brookwood High School. unknown Tammy Elam unknown are his family. So, what about the net worth? Well it is estimated that this athlete has a net worth of $9 Million.

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Jason went to Brookwood High School, located in Snellville, Georgia USA, where he excelled in football, track and swimming as well, however in football he had the best results and earned first-team all-county honors and second-team all-state. After matriculating he enrolled at the University of Hawaii and played as a placekicker, recording 397 points, which brought him third place in the NCAA`s history, and the leader in field goals scored in the history of the University, among other records he set, before he graduated with a degree in communications.

Jason then entered the 1993 NFL Draft, and was selected as the 70th overall pick by the Denver Broncos, where he stayed until 2008, when he signed a contract with the Atlanta Falcons. In his rookie season, Jason posted 119 points out of 26 kicks from 35 attempts. He continued successfully, posting over 100 points in every season with the Broncos, making the career high is 1995, when he had 132 points – 31 goals from 38 attempts. Great performances brought new contracts for him from the Broncos headquarters, which increased his net worth to a large degree. While at Denver, he was selected three times for the Pro Bowl game, in 1995, 1998 and 2001, while he was also named into First Team All-Pro three times, and won two Super Bowl Championships. Also, he posted or tied several records, including for the longest kick at 63 yards, tying with such legends as Sebastian Janikowski, David Akers and Tom Dempsey. He also became the fastest player in NFL to reach 1,300 points, in 170 games, and led the NFL in Total Field Goals Made with 31 in 2001.

After the 2007 season ended, his contract with the Broncos expired, and he then signed a contract with the Atlanta Falcons, worth $9 million over four years, which increased further his net worth, however, after a bad season in which he made only 8 out of 15 field goal attempts, he was waived by the team.

He then signed a one-day contract with his ‘home’ team, and retired as a Bronco on the 30th March 2010.

After retirement, Jason tried himself as a writer, and published three books; his first book came out in 2008, entitled “Monday Night Jihad”, and the same year he published “Blown Coverage”, with a year later his third book “Blackout” being released. The sales of the books certainly increased further his net worth.

Regarding his personal life, Jason is married to Tammy, and the couple has four sons and two daughters. Most recently, he bought an island home in Sitka, Alaska, where he currently resides with his family.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Jason Elam
  • Net Worth: $9 Million
  • Date Of Birth: March 8, 1970
  • Place Of Birth: Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA
  • Height: 5′ 11″ (1.8 m)
  • Weight: 88.45
  • Profession: American football placekicker
  • Education: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Brookwood High School
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Tammy Elam
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1716806/

Facts

  • Announced his retirement. [March 2010]
  • Led the NFL in Extra Points Made (49) and Extra Point Attempts (49) in 2000.
  • Led the NFL in Total Field Goals Made (31) in 2001.
  • Led the NFL in Field Goals Attempted (34) in 2004.
  • Kicker selected in the 3rd round by the Denver Broncos in the 1993 NFL draft out of Hawaii.

Filmography

Actor
Title Year Status Character
Love’s a Trip 2004 TV Series Contestant
Self
Title Year Status Character
Buying Alaska 2012 TV Series Himself
NFL Monday Night Football 1993-2009 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker / Himself – Atlanta Falcons Kicker
NBC Sunday Night Football 2006 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
ESPN’s Sunday Night Football 1995-2005 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
The NFL on CBS 1999-2005 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
NFL on FOX 1999-2000 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
Super Bowl XXXIII 1999 TV Special Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
1998 AFC Championship Game 1999 TV Movie Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
Super Bowl XXXII 1998 TV Movie Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
1997 AFC Championship Game 1998 TV Movie Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
The NFL on NBC 1993-1997 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
TNT Sunday Night Football 1993-1996 TV Series Himself – Denver Broncos Kicker
1992 Thrifty Car Rental Holiday Bowl 1992 TV Movie Himself – Hawaii Rainbows Kicker
1989 Jeep Eagle Aloha Bowl 1989 TV Movie Himself – Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Kicker