Net Worth

Richard Sherman Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
3 min read

How much is Richard Sherman worth? $25 Million

How did Richard Sherman earn his money and wealth?

Richard Sherman was born on March 30, 1988, in Compton, California to Kevin Sherman and Beverly Sherman. He is an acknowledged American football cornerback working for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).

Richard Sherman began his football career when he played for the football team of Dominguez High School. During his senior season in his high school, he made 1,030 all-purpose yards and three punt returns for the touchdowns. He played for his college football team and became the wide receiver for the Stanford Cardinal. He played for the team from 2006 to 2010. In the year 2006, Richard Sherman was called as a Freshman All-American. He caught 47 passes in the next two seasons. He suffered a knee injury in 2008. After the injury, Richard Sherman was moved to be a cornerback. He made 112 tackles in his final two seasons at Stanford.

He also possesses a specialty in the long jump and triple jump and was considered a star at Stanford. He won the California State title in the triple jump competition with a 15.44-meter jump.

Richard Sherman was selected in the fifth round by the Seattle Seahawks of the 2011 NFL Draft. Despite beginning with just 10 games in the rookie season, Richard Sherman was selected to the 2011 PFW All-Rookie Team. Following a victory over the New England Patriots on October 14, 2012, Richard Sherman taunted Tom Brady, Patriots’ quarterback by posting a tweet on his Twitter account. However, he later removed the post. On December 9, 2012, Richard Sherman recorded two interceptions of John Skelton’s passes in Week 114 against the Arizona Cardinals.  On December 23, 2012, Richard Sherman had five tackles and one interception against Colin Kaepernick in a Week 16 game against the San Francisco 49ers.

During the 2014 NFL Playoffs, Richard Sherman helped Seattle win Super Bowl XLVII. At the final game of the season, he and the rest of Seattle’s defense had a brilliant showing. Sherman and Seahawks signed a 4-year, $57.4 million contract extension on May 7, 2014. He was named as the cover athlete for ‘Madden 15’ on June 6. In the 2015 season, Sherman was named as the third straight Pro Bowl and the second-team All-Pro. His fellow players gave him 20th rank on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2016. In the 2016 season, Richard Sherman was named as the fourth straight Pro Bowl. That year, he was ranked 21st by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.

What are the highest grossing earnings of Richard Sherman?

  1.   Seattle Seahawks (2015)- $10, 000,000
  2.   Seattle Seahawks (2014)-$1,400,000
  3.   Seattle Seahawks (2013)-$555,000
  4.   Seattle Seahawks (2012)-$465,000
  5.   Seattle Seahawks (2011)-$375,000

Read More:

Best James Franco Movies

SPONSORED LINKS