About Vince Young
It has been stated that the current amount of Vince Young net worth is minus 1.5 million dollars, which makes him one of those celebrities who have wasted their once earned high net worth. Vince Young became mostly known because of his career as a football player and as such he belonged to the NFL.
He was born in Houston, Texas in 1982. Before he started his professional career in football, Vince Young was studying at the University of Texas at Austin. Talking about his career in professional football, Vince Young belonged to various teams, such as Green Bay Packers, Tennessee Titans, Buffalo Bills and Philadelphia Eagles, where he mainly played in the position of a quarterback. Thus, playing in all these teams has also added up to the overall amount of Vince Young net worth.
He started to accumulate his net worth when he started to play in the team of the Tennessee Titans, when in the season of 2006 he was paid as much as 2.6 million dollars. His peak season is regarded to be the 2007-2008 season, when he earned a salary of 13.1 million dollars, and such sum of money has also added up to the total size of Vince Young net worth.
He has been active in professional football for four years. During this time, he has earned the most prestigious awards in football as well. He was selected to the Pro-Bowl two times. Moreover, in 2006 Vince Young was named as the AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year and the NFL Rookie of the Year.
In 2012, however, it was stated that Vince Young wasted a bigger part of his net worth which he earned through his career in football. He was almost broke at that time, too. In 2014, thus, he filed for bankruptcy protection. In the file, Vince Young stated that he had in assets from 500 thousand dollars to 1 million dollars but his debts were ranging from 1 million dollars up to 10 million dollars. In addition, Vince Young has been stated to be in debt for a firm called Pro Player Funding, as he had loans worth 2 million dollars but he has not paid it back. Thus, although at one point in his career he was one of the highest paid and earning football players, Vince Young today is known to be broke, although his football career brought him much financial success.