The former American football quarterback is currently worked as an analyst for ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown.
Matt Hasselbeck entered this earth on September 25, 1975, in Norfolk, Massachusetts. As of 2019, his age is 44 years old under the birth sign Libra. He was born to mother Marybeth Hasselbeck and father Don Hasselbeck. His father is a former New England Patriots tight end.
Further, he has two younger brothers Tim and Nathanael as his siblings. By nationality, he is American and belongs to the white ethnical background. He was raised in Norfolk, Massachusetts along with his two younger brothers.
Graduated with a degree in Marketing
Regarding his education, he attended Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood. He was also selected as an honorable mention All-American by the USA today as a High school senior. He was very fond of football from an early age. When he was small, he was struck by lightning twice.
Hasselbeck also studied at Boston College near his family’s hometown. There he played for the Boston Colege Eagle’s football team from 1994-1997 along with his younger brother. Later his college career as the starting quarterback thinking that his brother will hold on Matt’s position with the Eagles. However, Matt got graduated with a degree in marketing.
He stands at a height of 6 feet 4 inches with a weight of 106 kg. He has a pair of eyes with blue color and a bold head. Further, he is active on various social sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
After completing his education, he starting quarterback (a position his brother Tim would later hold with the Eagles). Green Bay Packers took Matt in the sixth round (187th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft in the year 1998. The same year, he joined the team’s practice squad in 1998. There he acted as a backup for the starting quarterback Brett Favre.
On 2nd March 2001, he worked for former head coach Mike Holmgren and the Seattle Seahawks. He was traded to the Seattle Seahawks from Packers. After that, he went on to win the NFL Quarterback Challenge in the year 2004 and had 3,966 passing yards and 28 touchdowns.
Due to a back injury, he missed the rest of the 2008 preseason. Likewise, in the 2009 season, he missed the games due to his rin fractured. He signed a three-year deal with the Tennessee Titans around $21 million in July 2011. Similarly, he played for the Titans till March 2013. He released on 18th March 2013 by the Titans. After that, he got a contract from the Indianapolis Colts in March 2013. At that time, he signed a two-year, $7.25 million contract and recorded 12 passes and one interception.
On 26th February 2015, he again signed a contract with the Colt. It was a one-year contract to remain. Same as he was responsible for five of the Colts’ eight wins over the season. He played for the Colts for three years. Then he announced retirement from professional football in March 2016. As a part of Seattle Seahawks, he signed a one-day contract to officially retire. After that, he joined ESPN to work as an analyst for Sunday NFL Countdown. During the final week of Seattle Seahawks’ season, he won the Seahawks’ Steve Largent Award.
Former American football quarterback Matt Hasselbeck’s Estimated Net Worth & Salary
Matt owns a net worth of around $18 million as of 2019. He has earned through his professional football player. Likewise, he earns an annual salary of $61.66k as an analyst for ESPN. Besides, he earned around $88 million while $10.25 million came from the Colts from 2013-2015.
As we earlier mentioned that Matt signed a 2-year contract with Colts worth $7.25 million with an annual average salary of about $3.625 million. In the year 2015, he earned around $3 million as the salary the last contract of his career. Moreover, he also owns a house worth around $5.6 million in Massachusetts.
Enjoying Married Life with his Wife then college Girlfriend
Yes, Matt Hasselbeck is a married man. He is happily married to his college girlfriend Sarah Egnaczyk. She was an All-American field hockey goaltender at BC during his college life. At the age of 17 years old, the couple met each other for the first time. Since they met, they subsequently started dating as boyfriend and girlfriend.
The pair exchanged the wedding vows on 7th June 2000 at an intimate wedding. From their relationship, the couple welcomed three children, two daughters, and a son. They named their son Annabelle (born 2001) and daughter Mallory (born 2003), and Henry (born 2005). As of now, the entire family lives happily in Weston, Massachusetts.
Facts of Matt Hasselbeck
|Full Name||Matt Hasselbeck|
|Net Worth||$18 million|
|Date Of Birth||September 25, 1975|
|Age||51 years 0 months|
|Place Of Birth||Norfolk, Massachusetts|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches|
|Profession||Former American football quarterback/ analyst|
|Education||Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood|
|Children||Annabelle (born 2001)/ Mallory (born 2003), Henry (born 2005)|
|Parents||mother Marybeth Hasselbeck and father Don Hasselbeck|
|Siblings||Tim and Nathanael|
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