Tyreek Hill

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Pisces

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Tyreek Hill is an American Football Player. Tyreek Hill is a seedy wide receiver and kicks return specialist. He started his NFL career with the Kansas City Chiefs in 2016. Likewise, he was a Pro Bowl selection in each of his first four NFL seasons.

Birth Facts and Childhood

Tyreek Hill was born on March 1, 1994, in Pearson, Georgia, USA. He is 28 years old and is under the astrological sign, Pisces. He holds American nationality and his nickname is Cheetah.

His father’s name is Derrick Shaw and his mother’s name is Anesha Sanchez. However, other information such as his siblings, grandparents, cousins, relatives, and any other family members is unknown as of now.

He has most likely kept his personal, family, and early information private and away from the media and people’s attention.

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Caption: Tyreek along with his son (Source: Best Lifestyle Buzz)

High School and College Career

Tyreek was the fastest time by a junior athlete in the 2012 season. Also, was the fastest by a junior athlete since Ramil Guliyev’s 20.04 s in the year 2009.

And, he was the Track and Field News “High School Athlete of the Year” in the year 2012. In that same year, he also was a USA Today All-American track and field selection.

Likewise, at Garden City Community College, he was able to run track and play football. After coming out of Garden City Community College, he was a highly sought-after junior college recruit and chose to attend Oklahoma State University.

Tyreek was able to make his debut for the Cowboys and caught a season-high six passes for 62-receiving yards in a loss to the Florida State Seminoles on August 30, 2014.

In December 2014, he was able to appear in his last game as a part of Oklahoma State’s football team and helped them win a comeback victory.

Then, he enrolled at the University of West Alabama in September 2015 and played football for the Tigers.

Tyreek Hill – Net Worth 2023

According to wealthygorilla, Tyreek Hill has a net worth of $3 million and his main income source must be his career as a football player.

Social Media

Tyreek Hill is pretty active on all of his social accounts. He has garnered 1.8 million followers on Instagram and 735.8K followers on Twitter.

Career and Professional Life

The Kansas City Chiefs selected Tyreek Hill in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. He became the first player from West Alabama to be drafted since the year 1974.

He signed a four-year, $2.58 million contract that included $100,000 guaranteed and a signing bonus of $70,000 on May 17, 2016.

Hill started the 2016 season as the Chiefs’ starting punt returner, kick returner and fourth wide receiver. During various games, he became the first player with a kick return for a touchdown, rushing touchdown, and receiving touchdown in a single game. And, his performance even earned him AFC Offensive Player of the Week.

Also, during Week 14, he became the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.

He was able to finish his rookie season with 61 receptions for 593 receiving yards and six touchdowns, 24 carries for 267 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns,

14 kick returns for a total of 384 yards, a touchdown, and 39 punt returns for 592 yards and two touchdowns. Likewise, he was able to finish the 2017 season atop the AFC West with a 10–6 record and made the playoffs.

He even was able to rank 40th among his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2018. And, during Week 1 in 2018, and for the second time in his NFL career, he was able to record three touchdowns in a single game. And, he was able to finish the 2018 season with a career-high 87 receptions for 1,479 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Moreover, he was named to his third straight Pro Bowl and was named first-team All-Pro in the “flex” position and second-team All-Pro as a wide receiver.

More About Career

Tyreek signed a three-year, $54 million extension on September 6, 2019. And, playing different games and matches, he was able to finish the 2019 season with 58 receptions for 860 receiving yards and seven receiving touchdowns overall. Then, he began the 2020 season with four consecutive games recording a receiving touchdown.

During that time, he also became the first player since Lee Evans in 2006 to record at least 200 receiving yards in a single quarter.

He even became the AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Week 12 Hill then finished the 2020 season with 87 receptions for 1,276 receiving yards and 15 receiving touchdowns to go along with two rushing touchdowns.

Furthermore, he began the 2021 season strong with 11 receptions for 197 yards and a touchdown in the 33–29 victory over the Cleveland Browns.

He was able to finish the 2021 season with 111 receptions for 1,239 receiving yards and nine receiving touchdowns.

Then, in March 2022, the Chiefs traded Tyreek to the Miami Dolphins. And, alongside the trade, he signed a four-year, $120 million extension,

including $72.2 million guaranteed, making him the highest-paid wide receiver in the NFL. Also, in the year 2020, he started coaching as an assistant coach at Lee’s Summit North High School.

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Caption: Tyreek Hill playing the game (Source: Sportsnet)

Legal Issues

Stillwater police records indicate that on December 12, 2014, they arrested Tyreek Hill on complaints of assault on his 20-year-old pregnant girlfriend, Crystal Espinal.

And, the police report states that Tyreek and his girlfriend got into an argument and he went on to throw her around “like a ragdoll”, punched her in the face, sat on her, repeatedly punched in the stomach, and choked her.

Because of this, Oklahoma State dismissed him from the football team after the charges.

Eventually, he pleaded guilty to domestic assault and battery by strangulation and was sentenced to three years of probation, an anger-management course, a year-long batterer’s program,

and was required to undergo a domestic-abuse evaluation, a sentence that Espinal was consulted about and said she was comfortable with. His girlfriend, on the other hand, gave birth to a boy.

Again in March 2019, Tyreek was investigated for alleged battery after an incident in which his three-year-old son sustained a broken arm.

However, he was not found guilty, and also the NFL didn’t suspend him. They even stated that they found no evidence that Hill violated the personal conduct policy.

Relationship Status

Tyreek Hill engaged her girlfriend, the gorgeous Keeta Vaccaro, on July 4, 2021. The pair were in a relationship for a couple of years already.

The couple made their relationship official in December 2020 via social media. His girlfriend even shared a video of a romantic proposal on her TikTok account.

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Caption: Tyreek Hill with his girlfriend (Source: Ghana News)

Tyreek Hill – Body Measurements

Tyreek Hill has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and his weight is 80 Kg. And his other body measurements are 46-35-15.5 inches and has dark brown eyes and black hair.