Know About Dwayne Haskins; Age, NFL, Contract, Stats, Girlfriend, Salary

Published Date: 09 Aug, 2019 Updated date: 09 Aug, 2019 By Celebs Podium

At the NFL season 2019, Dwayne Haskins is set to make a remarkable performance for his team, the Washington Redskins. The young NFL talent recently joined the Redskins on four-year rookie contract in May 2019.

Dwayne Haskins is American football quarterback, who currently plays for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Ohio State University from 2016 to 2018.

Dwayne Haskins Bio; Parents, Education, Height

Dwayne Haskins Jr. was born on 3rd May 1997 to parents Dwayne Haskins Sr. and Tamara Haskins. He grew up with sister Tamia in Highland Park, New Jersey, and later moved to Potomac, Maryland with his family.

Haskins attended Bullis School, where he played football from 2013 to 2016. He was committed to play college football for the University of Maryland over Rutgers University to play college football, but he later decided to attend Ohio State. There, he majored in journalism. His height is 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) and weighs 230 lbs (104 kg).

His Career, NFL, Stats

In his first 2016 season at Ohio State, Dwayne had stats of completing 40 of 57 passes for 565 yards and four touchdowns. In the 2018 Big Ten Football Championship Game he threw for 499 yards and five touchdowns. Similarly, he threw three touchdowns in the 2019 Rose Bowl and won the MVP award.


Dwayne Haskins college football stats at Ohio State University (Picture: CBS Sports)

Haskins forwent his remaining two years of college football and entered the 2019 NFL Draft. He was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the first round, 15th overall by the Washington Redskins. He officially joined the Redskins in May 2019.

Contract & Salary

Dwayne a four-year rookie contract with the Redskins on 9 May 2019. His contract is worth $14,416,611 with a $8,504,808 signing bonus and an average annual salary of $3,604,153.

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In 2019, he will earn a base salary of $495,000 and a signing bonus of $8,504,808. In addition, he will be carrying a cap hit of $2,621,202 and a dead cap value of $14,416,612.

Who Is Dwayne Haskins’ Girlfriend?

The 22-year-old is currently in a relationship with girlfriend Savhana Cousin. The couple has been dating for more than two years. The celebrated their second dating anniversary in October 2018.


Dwayne Haskins in an Instagram picture with his girlfriend Savhana Cousin in April 2019 (Picture: Dwayne’s Instagram)

Savhana, aged 21 runs an online shopping site that sells the beauty products. The couple often demonstrate their romance through their respective Instagram accounts.

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Some Interesting Facts About Dwayne Haskins

  • Dwayne wears jersey number 7, which was retired by the Redskins since the 1980s in honor of quarterback Joe Theismann.
  • Haskins has recieved numerous Big Ten player awards and finished as a Maxwell Award and Heisman Trophy finalist.
  • He uses the nickname Simba, inspired by the protagonist of the 1994 film, The Lion King.
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