Know About Vontaze Burfict; NFL, Contract, Wife, Stats, Age, Net Worth

Published Date: 21 Mar, 2019 Updated date: 25 Sep, 2020 By Celebs Podium

Vontaze Burfict is the controversies favorite child whether his role in violating the NFL policy or his multi-million contract signing, the defensive player knows how to be in the media spotlight.

American football linebacker Vontaze Burfict plays for NFL team, Oakland Raiders. He is the newest addition to the Raiders team with his million dollar contract in his pocket. Before Raiders, Vontaze got to play for another strong NFL team, Cincinnati Bengals.

Vontaze Burfict Bio & Family

The Raiders player was born on 24 September 1990 as Vontaze DeLeon Burfict Jr. Burfict in South Los Angeles. His parents are Vontaze Burfict, Sr. and Lisa Williams and his father was a former cocaine dealer spending his entire life in imprisonment. His other family member is an older half-brother, DaShan Miller, and their mother, Lisa who has a job of a city transit bus driver took care of them. Lisa walked the aisle for the second time and migrated to Corona with her two sons where they studied at Corona Centennial High School.

Vontaza stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) and weighs around 116 kg.

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Career & Net Worth

Vontaze has able to secure a net worth of $12 million playing professional NFL league since 2012. Before that, he played for his high school football team where they became victorious to win the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) title. Vontaze stands a praiseworthy stats in his junior year with 130 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions, and one fumble recovery.

After high school, he got to play for college football at USC Trojans but chose to Arizona State. His other impressive stats with Arizona in the mid-2010 season is 30 tackles, five tackles for a loss, two sacks and three pass break-ups. Although he was undrafted his 2012, the Cincinnati Bengals signed him on a three-year contract worth $1.44 million on 29 April 2012. One of the parts of his contract was his signing bonus of $1,000.

After seven long seasons with Bengals, the player is a recent addition to Oakland Raiders. Likewise, Vontaze took his social media to thank Bengals supporters and the team for his enriching journey.


Vontaze Burfict thanks Cincinnati Bengals on 19 March 2019 (Picture: Vontaze’s Instagram)

The Raiders signed Vontaze for a year contract of $5 million on 19 March 2019.

Is Vontaze Single Or Does He Have A Wife?

The eligible NFL bachelor is neither single nor else he has a wife. However, he is in a longtime relationship with his high school sweetheart Brandie Labomme since 2011. His girlfriend is a graduate of Arizona State University holding a BA in business communications.

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Together, the couple shares two daughters named Aiyanna born on 30 December 2014, and a second daughter born on 24 May 2017.

Engaged To Girlfriend In July 2019

Well, the player is taking a new step in the relationship with his longtime girlfriend. The duo got engaged to get married in July 2019.

The duo has been together over the years since their high school days. They first met while they both were attending Centennial High School. Previously, she worked as a teacher assistant at Frisco Centennial High School from 2006 to 2008.

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Some Interesting Facts About Vontaze Burfict

  • Vontaze is the 2010 recipient of the Rotary Lombardi Award.
  • Back in 2012, Vontaze was tested positive for marijuana. Later, he had to admit the NFL official about his involvement in smoking marijuana.
  • In 2015, during the Bengals game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Vontaze delivered his shoulder towards the head of former Steelers player, Antonio Brown.
  • In 2016, he was banned for three games, and in March 2018, he was prohibited from performing four games involving his drug issues. Till today, the linebacker has a career fine of a total of $4,038,534 for violating NFL policy.
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