Know About Deebo Samuel; NFL, Stats, Injury, Dating, Net Worth, Height

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Published Date: 27 Apr, 2019 Updated date: 27 Apr, 2019

The popularity of Deebo Samuel rose after he was picked by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He will compete with Dante Pettis, Marquise Goodwin and Kendrick Bourne for reps lined up outside in the 49ers’ offense this season.

American football wide receiver Deebo Samuel most recently played college football for the University of South Carolina. He will now begin his NFL football career with the San Francisco 49ers from the 2019 season.

Deebo Samuel Bio; Parents, High School, Height, Weight

Tyshun “Deebo” Samuel was born on 15 January 1996 to parents Galen
Samuel and Precious Samuel. He grew up in strict parenthood along with an older brother Tyquan Samuel and an older sister.

Samuel pursued his high school education from Chapman High School in Inman, South Carolina. He led his team to the Semifinals of the AAA playoffs in his Senior season. Afterward, he went to the University of South Carolina for playing college football. The young NFL talent stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 meters) and has a weight of 97 kg (214 lbs).

His Career; NFL, Stats, Injury, Net Worth

Beginning the college career with the Gamecocks in 2015, Samuel played in a total of five games because of his struggle with injuries. He suffered a hamstring injury in the opening game against North Carolina.

In 2016, he received the team’s Most Valuable Player award with quarterback Jake Bentley, leading with 59 receptions for 783 yards (13.3 average) and one touchdown in 10 starts. Again in 2017, he broke his right fibula while playing against Kentucky and missed the rest of the season.

Samuel made his return in 2018, having his best stats against Clemson where he caught 10 passes for 210 yards and 3 touchdowns. According to 2018 season stats, he caught 62 passes for 882 yards and 11 touchdowns in for the Gamecocks.

Well, Deebo’s net worth would surely reach in millions after being picked by the NFL team, the San Francisco 49ers in the second round on 26 April 2019. His contract would worth $7.678 million with a signing bonus of $3.6 million.

His Dating Life

When it comes to personal life, Deebo has not disclosed his dating status on his social site. He seems to be enjoying his profession and is yet to found a sweetheart.

The Instagram account of Samuel is covered with the activities related to his career. It looks like he would certainly flaunt his dating status with girlfriend in the coming days.

Some Interesting Facts About Deebo Samuel

  • Deebo gets homesick really quick and doesn’t like to stay away from home for more than one or two days.
  • While in high school, Deebo won the High School Sports Report Class AAA Offensive Player of the Year and played in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas.
  • His father Galen gave the nickname “Deebo” after the character of the same name played by Tiny Lister Jr. in the movie Friday.
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