Wide receiver (NFL) Rod Gardner is memorable to all football fans, despite his short career of five years. His success on the football field helps him to earn lots of money and to be a millionaire.
As of now, Rod Gardner’s net worth is 1.7 million. His average annual salary was $2 million.
Gardner was born on October 26, 1977, in Jacksonville, Florida. His full name is Roderick F Gardner. The early career of this man was started at the William Marion Raines Senior High School in Jacksonville, Florida. In the junior year of the school, he made the second-team All-ACC.
|Full Name:||Roderick F. Gardner|
|Date of Birth:||October 26, 1977|
|Birthplace:||Jacksonville, Florida, United States|
|College Education:||Clemson University|
|Children:||Nyasia Gardner and Layla Gardner|
|Height:||6 ft. 2 inches|
|Net Worth:||$1 million – $5 million|
|Achievement:||First-team All-ACC first-team All-American, Second-team All-ACC|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Jersey Number:||82, 85, 87.|
|Current Age:||45 years old|
He got admitted to Clemson University in South Carolina. At the time of his study in this college, he played for the Clemson Tigers. He inserted his name on the first-team All-ACC first-team All-American list in his senior year. This year, he scored six touchdowns on 51 receptions for 956 yards.
Rod Gardner’s Contract History
The debut of his professional NFL career was in 2001, and it lasted till 2006. He played for the Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers, and Kansas City Chiefs.
In the 2001 NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins took him in the first round. In the draft year, he gained 46 yards and two passing touchdowns. He represented this team until 2004. Next year, he played for the Carolina Panthers and Green Bay Packers. The last team of his career was the Kansas City Chiefs. He played for this team in 2006.
In the domain of the NFL, he participated in a total of 91 games. His NFL career statistics are:
- Receptions: 242
- Receiving yards: 3165
- Touchdowns: 23
- AV: 27
- Yds: 3165
- Y/R: 13.1
- FantPt: 464.7
Age, Height, Weight
Rod Gardner is 6 feet 2 inches tall, and his weight is 219 lbs. His age is 45 years now.
He did not wear a specific jersey. His jersey numbers are 87, 82, and 85.
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Rod Gardner’s Wife and Kids
Rod Gardner married Leticia Gardner, who is a fitness trainer. The couple first met in 2009 and got married in 2014. They have two daughters: Nyasia Gardner and Layla Gardner.
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