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Marcellus Wiley Net Worth

Marcellus Wiley Net Worth is
$5 Million

Marcellus Wiley Biography

Marcellus Vernon Wiley Sr. is a Compton, California-born American former NFL player. Born on 30 November 1974, Marcellus is mostly known for playing ten seasons of NFL with four teams as a defender. Drafted in 1997, Marcellus was active in the field from 1997 until 2006. Currently, Wiley co-hosts the sports show “SportsNation” on ESPN along with Max Kellerman.

One of the famous retired American Football players and now a television personality, it’s obvious for one to wonder how rich is Marcellus Wiley? As estimated by sources, Wiley counts his net worth at an amount of $5 million in early 2016. Needless to say, both his career as a professional NFL player as well as his current career as a television host have paid significantly well to make Wiley a multi-millionaire at the present.

Marcellus Wiley Net Worth $5 Million

Raised in Santa Monica, California, Wiley attended Saint Monica Catholic High School where he not only showed his skills I football but track and field as well. He was a member of the National Honor Society and was also the school’s valedictorian. His accolades during high school also include the 1988 National Typewriting Championship. After matriculating from school, Wiley attended Colombia University where he played football as a tailback, defensive end as well as a kick returner.

While he was at Colombia, Wiley managed to get picked for the All-Ivy League and was also a first team All-American. After graduating from college with a degree in sociology, Wiley started his professional career as a footballer. He was signed to Buffalo Bills from 1997 to 2000, and then traded to the San Diego Chargers, where he played for three years before singing with the Dallas Cowboys in 2004, playing for just one year. He finally played with the Jacksonville Jaguars for two years, before retiring from the game in 2006. Being a part of all these NFL teams has definitely helped Wiley earn millions of dollars.

As a part of NFL, Marcellus saw his career height in 2001 as he was voted to the Pro Bowl as well as All-Pro in the same year. After retiring from the NFL, Wiley got a taste of TV when he appeared in season five of the reality show “Millionaire Matchmaker”, supposedly finding a romantic match.

Marcellus then started his career as a sports commentator and sports show host. Currently, he works for ESPN’s “NFL Live” and co-hosts the program “Max and Marcellus” on ESPN LA along with Max Kellerman. He is also a host of “ Sportsnation”. Being a part of ESPN has been earning him a living, while also keeping him close to the sport of his interest. Wiley is also the co-founder of Prolebrity.com.

Regarding his personal life, the 41 year-old former athlete is a father of two children although he has never been married. Currently, he enjoys his career status as a show host at ESPN. On top of that, his present net worth of $5 million has been catering to his daily life in every possible way.

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Quick Facts

Full NameMarcellus Wiley
Net Worth$5 Million
Salary$5 million
Date Of BirthNovember 30, 1974
Place Of BirthCompton, California, USA
Height6' 4" (1.93 m)
Weight124.74
ProfessionAmerican football defensive, sports commentator, sports show host
EducationSaint Monica Catholic High School, Columbia University
NationalityAmerican
ChildrenMorocca Alise Wiley, Marcellus Wiley, Jr.
ParentsValerie Howard, Charles Wiley
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/Marcellus-Wiley-1567531666868342
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/marcelluswiley
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/marcelluswiley
ImDBwww.imdb.com/name/nm1883487
Nominations1997 NFL Draft (out of Columbia University), Pro Bowl (2001), All-Pro (2001)
MoviesSharknado 3: Oh Hell No!
TV Shows"Millionaire Matchmaker" (Bravo 2011), “SportsNation”, "Max and Marcellus" (ESPN LA)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Played football at Columbia University.
2Selected by the Buffalo Bills in the 2nd round (52nd selection overall) of the 1997 NFL draft.
3Professional football player. Defensive end with the Buffalo Bills (1997-2000), San Diego Chargers (2001-2003), Dallas Cowboys (2004), and Jacksonville Jaguars (2005-2006).


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!2015TV MovieSpl. Iverson

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
World Changers2016TV Series executive producer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The League2018post-productionHimself
SportsNation2013-2017TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
World Changers2016TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
The Bachelorette2016TV SeriesHimself - SportsNation Host
Mike & Mike2008-2015TV SeriesHimself - ESPN NFL Analyst / Himself / Himself - ESPN LA 710 / ...
30 for 302012TV Series documentaryHimself
Kendra on Top2012TV SeriesHimself - NFL Player
The Millionaire Matchmaker2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host / Himself
NFL2Night2008TV SeriesHimself - NFL Analyst
SportsCenter2008TV SeriesHimself - NFL Analyst
Last Call with Carson Daly2008TV SeriesHimself
ESPN's Sunday Night Football1999-2005TV SeriesHimself - Dallas Cowboys Defensive End / Himself - Buffalo Bills Defensive End
My Coolest Years2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself (Jocks & Cheerleaders")
NFL Monday Night Football1997-2003TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Defensive End / Himself - Buffalo Bills Defensive End
Slamball2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest Announcer
NFL on FOX2002TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Defensive End
The NFL on CBS2001TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Defensive End

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2015TV SeriesHimself - ESPN NFL Analyst
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