Know About Darren Sproles; Stats, College, Wife, Height, Contract, Retire

Published Date: 22 Dec, 2019 Updated date: 22 Dec, 2019 By Celebs Podium

After 14 years of NFL career, Darren Sproles is set to retire. The NFL prodigy has some enticing stats record for three different teams that he became part of all these years.

American football running back Darren Sproles plays for NFL team Philadelphia Eagles. He is the three-time recipient of Pro-Bowl honors in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Darren Sproles Bio & Family

The player was born as Darren Lee Sproles on 20 June 1983 in Waterloo, Iowa to parents, Larry and Annette Sproles. Besides his parents, his other family member includes his brother, Terence Sproles. He went to Rolling Ridge Elementary, then Oregon Trail Junior High, followed by Olathe North High School, all in Olathe, Kansas.

Darren stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall and weighs around 84 kg.

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Career & Net Worth

The 36-year-old has a net worth of $24 million from a professional NFL career since 2005. After an impeccable college stats, the San Diego Chargers picked him during the 2005 NFL draft. In the 2009 season, he and Chargers agreed upon a contract worth $6.621 million. Likewise, the next year, his contract was calculated to be $7.3 million.

Darren Sproles rushing stats (Picture: ESPN)

Darren five years career at Chargers came to end when he joined New Orleans Saints from the 2011 season. He and the team agreed upon a four years contract worth $14 million on 29 July 2011. Almost three years later, he went to Philadelphia Eagles from the 2014 season and agreed a year contract worth $4.5 million on 29 July 2016. After the end of the 2019 season, he will retire from the NFL league which he announced on 21 December 2019.

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Who Is Darren’s Wife?

The 36-year-old relishes almost a decade old beautiful matrimony. His wife’s name is Michel Sproles who was also his long-time girlfriend to whom he exchanged the wedding vows in mid-June 2010.

Darren Sproles ninth marriage anniversary wishes to wife Michel on 13 June 2019 (Picture: Darren’s Instagram)

For a fact, his wife is an accomplished athlete, who excelled at the national level in track events as a child and teen. Because of her track and field achievements, she was able to secure a scholarship to UNLV. The couple together operates a non-profit organization named Sproles Empowered Youth. Together, they share two daughters; Devyn and Brianna Sproles.

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Some Interesting Facts About Darren Sproles

  • Darren during high school was twice named The Kansas City Star Player of the Year.
  • During his high school senior year, he became the recipient of the Kansas Hall of Fame Player of the Year and the USA Today Kansas Player of the Year.
  • From 2001 to 2004, he played college football at Kansas State University.
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