Despite his youth, the career of Garrett Gilbert is quite successful. As a professional football player, Gilbert has earned a huge amount of money. He has also won several awards. The name of Gilbert has become one of the most recognizable in the game of football. He has been awarded with several honors for his performance, such as the Gatorade Male Athlete of the Year.
Before his professional career, Gilbert attended school at the University of Texas. During his high school years, Gilbert was considered one of the best quarterbacks in the country. He was also named High School All-American. He also won the Mr. Football Award and the USA Today Offensive Player of the Year award.
The family moved to San Diego, California, when Gilbert was three years old. His father Gale Gilbert was an NFL quarterback. Gilbert started his professional career with the St. Louis Rams in 2014. However, he had not played a game for the team during the initial five years of his professional career.
The Rams drafted Gilbert in the sixth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. After a couple of months, Gilbert was signed to their practice squad. In the end, he remained on the practice squad when the team reached the Super Bowl XLIX. He was then assigned to the Cleveland Browns.
He was then signed with the Cleveland Browns on December 17, 2014. However, he was suspended by the Alliance of American Football (AAF) for a couple of months. In the end, Gilbert was assigned to the Carolina Panthers. In the first game, he played against the Atlanta Legends. He had a good performance, leading his team to a 40-6 victory. He had a touchdown and two passing touchdowns, and he was voted Offensive Player of the Week.
His performance earned him the Offensive Player of the Week award for the week of November 10, 2014. He also became the first player in the history of the AAF to record a touchdown and two passing touchdowns in the same game. Gilbert also led the AAF in passing yards in the first game. He also led the Apollos to the best record in the league. The team went on to win the championship.
Gilbert has not disclosed the amount of money that he has earned as a professional football player. However, his average annual salary has been estimated to be about $1,035,000. His contract with the Raiders has a total salary of $1,385,000 for the next two years. He was also given a $75,000 signing bonus.
Gilbert’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He also has a wife, Kylie Kilmber. They have one child. They have not updated their marital status. They both live in the United States and spend their free time together. They are also known to travel often. Their relationship is private. However, they have been known to be close to each other for a long time.