Odell Beckham Jr. wiki, Career status, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Facts
Who is Odell Beckham Jr?
Odell Beckham was born as Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr. is a wide recipient of American football for the National Football League (NFL) New York Giants.
In the Early life of Odell Beckham Jr.
Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr. was born to Heather Van Norman and Odell Beckham Sr on 5 November 1992 in Baton Rouge Louisiana, USA. His parents, along with his stepdad Derek Mills, were also accomplished as athletes back in their time. He's the eldest of the three Beckham children; he's got a younger Kordell brother and a Jasmine sister. The close association of his parent with sports and the' athletic vibes' in their home forced little Odell to take up a sports career. His father was at LSU where, while his mother was running back, he was also a famous track runner at LSU. Odell said he was quite athletic as a kid and his parents brought him up in a' sporty way' and that's where he gets his thunderous self-confidence.
Talking about his education, he attended high school in New Orleans at Isidore Newman, but his attendance in the classrooms was never remarkable. As a child, Odell was quite fascinated by the world of sports and was often seen on the court and track of basketball.
In the Career status of Odell Beckham Jr.
Fig: Odell Beckham Jr as pro player
Odell Beckham began his college-level football career while studying for the football team at the Louisiana State University. As a freshman, by finishing with two touchdowns and 41 receptions for 475 yards, Odell gave the first glimpse of his talent and earned himself an all*SEC freshman selection. No less eventful was his sophomore year and he carried forward his phenomenal form, starting with 12 of the 13 total games. As a junior in 2013, he formed one of the most brilliant wide receiver duos together with Jarvis Landry, which is still considered one of the best catches in the history of the United States of America's major college league. Odell was awarded the Paul Hornug award in 2013, which is given to the best player in the major football league every year. He finally said goodbye to the 2013 season with thrilling 57 receptions and eight touchdowns and was later chosen to play in the big leagues, the NFL, for the New York Giants.
Because of the hamstring injury, Odell missed a big chunk of his first season as a professional footballer and when he finally made his first appearance in the fifth match against Atlanta Falcons, he recorded four receptions and one touchdown, which was an achievement because it was his first match. In the remaining matches, Odell continued his form and attained a celebrity status among the sports fans. During the regular season final match against Philadelphia Eagles, he was at the ultimate high, recording 185 receiving yards, a high career for him and setting the record for any rookie player performing this way in the franchise history.
How much is net worth of Odell Beckham Jr?
Fig: Odell Beckham Jr with Neymar Jr
Odell is widely regarded as one of America's richest sportsmen and has a net worth an annual salary of $ 5 million and $ 1.9 million respectively, which is enough to live a luxurious life.
In the Personal life of Odell Beckham Jr.
Fig: Odell Beckham Jr and Khloe Kardashian rumoured to be dating
Odell Beckham is great friends with David Alaba, a star player from Bayern Munich, and Odell said he's one of his favorite contemporary soccer players. Odell is a public figure and he does not hesitate to open up to the media and his fans about his personal life. He was supposed to have a long-term affair with reality TV star Khloe Kardashian, and in numerous events holding hands, they were both seen together. He was also connected to Amber Rose and Zendaya. Speaking of his current relationship status, however, he maintains that he does not date anybody. Odell has always been worried about his future and that's why he's still doing a lot of free time practice. He also loves Italian food, saying he's addicted to it. He is very active on social networking sites and enjoys following a tremendous Twitter.
Facts about Odell Beckham Jr.
- He sees NBA star Shaquille O'Neil as a father figure and says Shaq is for him, apart from his parents, the most influential athlete.
- Odell Beckham Jr. is a fan of romantic comedies and says that one of his favorite films is 'Lady in the Tramp. '
- Odell is his style icon himself, and he loves experimenting with various hairstyles and beard designs.
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