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Sterling Shepard Wiki Biography
Born Sterling Clay Shepard on the 10th February 1993, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA, he is a professional American Football player, who currently plays as a wide receiver for the New York Giants in the National Football League (NFL), after being drafted by the franchise at the 2016 NFL Draft.
Have you ever wondered how rich Sterling Shepard is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Shepard’s net worth is as high as $11 million, an amount earned through his successful career, active only since 2016.
Sterling Shepard Net Worth $11 Million
The son of Derrick Shepard who played in the NFL for several teams, Sterling has two brothers who have also started playing football in their early years. For his high school, Sterling went to Heritage Hall School, where he played football for the Chargers, compiling a record of 2,335 receiving yards from 133 caught passes, and 38 touchdowns; he was also used as a running back and had 1,115 rushing yards. Thanks to his successful plays, Sterling was named a four-star recruit by all four scouting agencies, ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com, and 247sports.com.
After matriculation, Sterling followed his father and enrolled at the University of Oklahoma, and in four years, he had 233 receptions for 3,482 yards and 26 touchdowns. His senior year was his best, as he played in all 14 games and caught 86 passes for 1,288 yards, resulting in 11 touchdowns.
Following the end of a rather successful college career, Sterling declared for the 2016 NFL Draft, and was selected as the 40th overall pick by the New York Giants. He became a professional on the 6th May 2016 by signing a contract worth $5.94 million over four years, which included $3.24 million guaranteed, while his net worth also benefited from a signing bonus worth $2.52 million.
For his rookie season, Sterling became a starting wide receiver, and used his chance rather well, as at the end of the season he had eight touchdowns, 683 receiving yards on 65 receptions. He has several memorable performances, including the season-high eight passes for 117 receiving yards in a 16–13 victory over the New Orleans Saints, and a 23-yard touchdown pass when his Giants played against the Philadelphia Eagles. Thanks to his great plays, Sterling was honored with the PFWA All-Rookie Team selection.
The following year, Sterling made some improvements, as he finished the season with 731 yards, but he scored only two touchdowns, after missing five games because of frequent problems with migraines, but still managed to post a career-high in receiving yards.
When it comes to his personal life, Sterling has been engaged to model Chanel Iman since December 2017. Other aspects of his personal life, remain unknown in the media.
|Net Worth||$11 Million|
|Date Of Birth||February 10, 1993|
|Place Of Birth||Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA|
|Profession||Football wide receiver|
|Education||University of Oklahoma, Heritage Hall School|
|Parents||Derrick Shepard, Cheri Shepard|
|Siblings||Ashleigh Shepard, Shelby Shepard|