Meet the quarterback of ‘New York Jets’ Zach Wilson! Learn about his personal life, Career, Net worth

Meet the quarterback of ‘New York Jets’ Zach Wilson! Learn about his personal life, Career, Net worth
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  • Zach is a professional football player
  • In 2021, he was selected second overall by the New York Jets in the NFL Draft
  • Wilson is currently rumored to have broken up with his long-term girlfriend, Abby Giles

An American football quarterback, Zach Wilson was selected second overall by the New York Jets in the 2021 NFL Draft.

Prior to that, he played for the Brigham Young University Cougars football team.

What is the age of Zach Wilson?

Zach was born to Michael Wilson (father) and Lisa Wilson (mother) on 3 August 1999. As of now, he is 22 years old. He hails from Draper, Utah, United States.

Wilson has five siblings; three brothers, and two sisters. His father is a native of Hawaiian.

Zach Wilson with his mother Lisa Wilson
Zach Wilson with his mother Lisa Wilson (Source: IG)

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Zach Wilson’s career timeline

In 2018, Zach was professionally drafted as a true freshman at BYU. He started his career as the youngest quarterback at BYU. Wilson played in 30 career games for BYU with 28 starts, 212 rushing attempts to his career stat line for 642 yards, and 15 touchdowns.

Zach Wilson was drafted by the Jets in the 2021 National Football League
Zach Wilson was drafted by the Jets in the 2021 National Football League (Source: IG)

In 2020, he was honored with the Co-Polynesian College Player of the Year Award. Similarly, he was named the MVP of the 2018 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl and MVP of the 2020 Boca Raton Bowl. In 2021, he was drafted second overall by the New York Jets and made his debut against Carolina Panthers.

 Zach Wilson’s Net Worth

As of 2022, Zach is estimated to have a net worth of around $10 million. His average salary is about $8.7 million. In addition, he has also endorsed several brands including Nike.

The quarterback of the New York Jets is one of the highest-paid players on the team. On 29 July 2021, he signed a four-year contract, worth $35.15 million fully guaranteed, along with a $22.9 million signing bonus and a fifth-year option.

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Does Zach Wilson have a girlfriend?

As of now, Zach seems to be single. He was earlier in a relationship with a high school sweetheart, Abby Giles. Wilson is currently rumored to have broken up with his long-term girlfriend.

The player has removed all of Giles’s photos from his Instagram. In 2017, they began dating, whilst Wilson was a student at Corner Canyon High School in Draper, Utah, and Giles had studied Brighton High School.

Zach Wilson's girlfriend Abby Giles is an accomplished dancer
Zach Wilson’s girlfriend Abby Giles is an accomplished dancer (Source: denisiregar)

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Short bio on Zach Wilson

Zach Wilson is an American football player who is presently playing as the quarterback for the New York Jets (NYJ). He was drafted second overall by the Jets in the 2021 National Football League (NFL).

Prior to that, she played for the Brigham Young University team. She was born to Lisa Wilson (mother) and Mike Wilson (Father). His mother is a personal trainer and entrepreneur, while his father was a football player as well.

Wilson was raised along with five siblings. Further, Wilson was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder when he was young.