Darnell Dockett Bio

(Football Player)

Relationship Facts of Darnell Dockett

  • Darnell Dockett is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Darnell is possibly single as of now. But he has been into multiple relationships in the past. He dated the singer, Ashanti from February 2015 to January 2016. Before that, he had been in a relationship with Lashontae Heckard from November 2011 to November 2012.

Previously, he was in a relationship with Amelia Knox from 2000. They dated for 14 years. Together, they have two children named, Dillion and Riley. But unfortunately, they split up in 2014.

Who is Darnell Dockett?

Georgia-born Darnell Dockett is a retired professional ‘American football’ player. Previously, in his early amateur career, he played for Florida State University. He is the 3 times winner of “3× Pro Bowl”.

Presently, he is prominent figure among the fans playing for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He retired from there in 2016. During his time in Arizona, he played at the position of defensive end.

Darnell Dockett: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Darnell was born in Atlanta in the state of Georgia on May 27, 1981. His nationality is American and ethnicity is Puerto Rico.

Football intrigued him from an early age. His father died of cancer. And his mother was killed when he was young. So, he grew up with his uncle, Kevin. His father’s name is Darnell Dockett Sr. Similarly his mother’s name is Cheryl Hambrick.

Darnell Dockett: Education History

As per his education, he attended Paint Branch High School in Burtonsville, Maryland. Afterward, he enrolled at Florida State University. For the most part of his school and college life, he played football.

Darnell Dockett: Professional Life and Career

Darnell started his football career since his high school days. During his junior year at Paint Branch High School, he recorded highest sacks with 47. Additionally, he completed 171 tackles, 15 sacks, 2 caused fumbles. He kept on working hard and improving in his every game. Consequently, his hard work paid off. Several colleges offered him to play for him. He chose Florida State University. There, he had an incredible career. He completed 10.5 sacks and 247 tackles and set a school record with 65 tackles for loss.

Afterward, Arizona drafted him in 64 picks of the 3rd round in 2004. During his 10 season’s career at Arizona Cardinals until 2014, he completed 322 combined tackles and 459 combined tackles. It includes 349 solo tackles and 110 assisted tackles.  He has the total of 40.5 sacks there. On March 5, 2015, he signed with San Francisco 49ers but didn’t last long there. Finally, on July 24, 2016, he re-signed Arizona Cardinals to a one-day contract, so that he could retire being an Arizona player.

Darnell Dockett: Salary and Net Worth

Multi-million contracts have earned him a large amount of salary through his career. As a result, he has been able to acquire a huge net worth. In 2016, it was estimated that his net worth is around $100 million but his salary is not revealed yet.

Darnell Dockett: Rumors and Controversy

Darnell is no new to media’s tittle-tattle. Being a famous athlete, he was prone to rumors and controversies time and again. Additionally, media attacking and condemning him for one bad game is nothing new. Presently, there are no rumors that surround his personal and professional life.

Darnell Dockett: Body Measurements

Darnell has an athletic height of 6 feet 4 inches. Similarly, his body weight is around 290 pound or 132 kg. Also, he has a pretty big arms and chest.  He has black hair color and black eye color.

Darnell Dockett: Social Media Profile

He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has around 6.5k followers on Facebook. He has more than 259k followers on Instagram and has more than  173.4k followers on Twitter.

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