Deion Sanders is hands down one of the best athletes of all time. He is the only professional football player to be in both the world series and the super bowl. After the NFL and MLB were over, he got many deals and earned a lot of money.
In this article, we will talk about his Net worth.
Deion Sanders Net worth in 2021
Deion Sanders Net worth in 2021 is about $40 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.
Deion Sanders got a great career of 14 years and in these years he got a lot of awards and made a lot of money, the details of which will be given below.
In the 14 years, he played with five different teams and he played different pars including wide receiver, punt returner, and kick returner. Atlanta Falcons drafted him as 5th overall in the 1989 NFL draft. His contract was of 5 years and $5.225 million worth.
Deion Sanders then went to California 49ers and got a one-year, $1.1 million deal in 1994. After that in the next season, he went to the Dallas Cowboys where he got a 7-year contract worth $35 Million. He joined the Washington Redskins with an insane contract worth $57 million in 2000 and he didn’t play the whole season because of temporary retirement at the end of the season.
Deion Sanders played for the Baltimore Ravens for a one-year, $1.5 million in September 2004. In the next year, he stayed at the same team with the same contract as last season. In February 2006, Sanders officially said goodbye to football. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011.
Deion Sanders hit a major league home run and scored a touchdown in the NFL in the same week During the 1989 season, he was the only player to do it ever. Sanders expressed that he was unsure if he would remain with the Yankees or report to training camp for the upcoming NFL season. Deion got his $1 million and the negotiations were stopped with him by the Yankees. Deion sanders finished the 1990 season with a .158 batting average and three home runs in 57 games.
In the 1991 season, Deion Sanders signed with Atlanta Braves. In 1992, he had the best season of his whole career with batting .304 with a league-leading 14 triples which helped the Braves reach the World Series.
Deion Sanders hit a solo home run and an RBI single in Syracuse’s 12–6 win over the Toledo Mud Hens in his final professional baseball game in 2001. He earned over $13.2 million in his nine-year professional baseball career.
Deion got his deal with Nike at $250,000 a year and after six months the contract went up to 7 digits figure. Other than Nike, Deion Sanders also worked with many global brands like Pizza Hut, American Express and GMC.
Sanders founded the Prime Prep Academy in 2012. Which got shut down later in 2015 due to financial problems. Deion Sanders also spent some time as a TV Football analyst.
In 2018, Sanders announced that he would be collaborating with the Kosh Network to work on the ‘Prime 5′ project which aims at raising $21 million throughout 2019 to help fight poverty within the Dallas area.
Deion Sanders is now the head coach of the Jackson State football program, which is definitely going to bolster his bank account. At the time of this writing, he is legitimately shaking the sport to its core, luring NFL Draft-level prospects to his program.