George Blanda Net Worth 2018: What is this NFL football player worth?

George Blanda was a professional football player who played Quarterback; placekicker as number 64, 22, 16. Blanda’s height was 6 ft 2 in. Blanda died on September 27, 2010, in Alameda, California. Blanda was born on September 17, 1927, in Youngwood, Pennsylvania. This page looks closely at George Blanda’s net worth.

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George Blanda Career and Earnings/Salary

In high school, George Blanda played football for Youngwood, Pennsylvania. Blanda played college football on the Kentucky Wildcats football team. In the 1949 NFL draft, Blanda was chosen number 119 in round 12.

In the past, Blanda played for the Chicago Bears, Baltimore Colts, Chicago Bears, Houston Oilers, and Oakland Raiders. Some of the highlights of George Blanda’s career included: Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year, Bert Bell Award, Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year, 3× AFL champion, 4× American Football League All-Star game, First-team All-AFL, 2× Second-team All-AFL, American Football League Most Valuable Players, 2× List of NFL season passing yards leaders, List of NFL season passing touchdowns leaders, American Football League All-Time Team, 26 seasons played, and List of National Football League single-game passing touchdowns leaders.

Some of Blanda’s most prominent statistics include 943/959 (98.3%) Extra points, 335/639 (52.4%) Field goals, 26,920 Passing yards, 236-277 Touchdown; Interception, 47.7 Completion percentage, and 60.6 Passer rating.

George Blanda Net Worth 2018

NFL player salaries range significantly. At the lowest level, NFL rookies earn between $400,000 and $600,000 per year. At the highest level, stars can earn $50 million or more. The NFL salary cap is approximately $175 million.

George Blanda net worth
George Blanda net worth: football salary distribution

So what was NFL football player George Blanda’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for George Blanda’s net worth at death is: $1 million

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