Malcom Brown is an American football defensive player for the NFL. He currently plays for the NFL team the New England Patriots but got his start in high school making big impressions. Malcom attended Brenham High school, in Brenham, Texas. He was an excellent athlete playing football, basketball, and track. But his stats in football is what got him his recognition to continue his college, and later, NFL career. He made 125 tackles and 24 sacks, rewarding him with a five-star recruit rating by rivals.com. When being recruited Rivals ranked him 26, scouts ranked him 17 and ESPN 12th.
So what is Malcom Brown net worth in 2018? What are Malcom Brown’s salary/earnings? Read on…
Malcom Brown began his freshman year of college in 2012 at the University of Texas at Austin. He played all 13 games presenting 25 tackles. Malcom played all 13 games during his sophomore year, this time as a starter. His sophomore year concluded with 68 tackles, two sacks, and the team’s Joseph W. Moore Tenacity award.
Malcom’s junior year began in 2014 where he continued as a starter. In the best way, Malcom continued to improve his game. He ended the season with 70 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, and 6.5 sacks. Malcom also received a number of awards, he received an All-American honor, a finalist for the Bronco Nagurski Trophy and the Outland Trophy. At the end of his junior season, Brown was the leader in three categories, tackles for loss, sacks, and forced fumbles. Following his junior year, in 2015, Brown entered the NFL Draft.
During the 2015 draft, Malcom Brown was drafted during the first round or the 32nd overall pick. He was signed by the New England Patriots and the second defensive tackle to be selected. The Texas Longhorns had an especially great year in 2015 because Malcom was the second of five players to be drafted.
When Malcom signed on with the Patriots his contract was for 4 years and agreed to $7.61 million. $6.14 million was guaranteed and they granted Malcom a bonus of $3.79 million.
During the season Malcom made his first big appearance when playing against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Malcom experienced his first NFL sack when tackling the wide receiver, Antonio Brown. He ended up finishing his first season with 3 sacks and 48 tackles. Both of these stats helped rank him fairly high up on the team.
Malcom returned for the 2016 season and enjoyed his first career safety in week 14 when playing against the Ravens. His help and the play helped win the game ending in a score of 30-23.
When the regular season finished Malcom had played in all 16 games, starting in 13 of them. He had 50 tackles and three sacks. He also helped the team win their Feb 2017 Super Bowl by recording a single tackle.
Highlights, Awards, and Stats
Malcom Brown obtains some high-end awards and respected points of recognition including being a part of the PFWA All-Rookie Team, Consensus All-American, Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year, First-team All-Big 12, and Under Armor All-American. All big honors in American football, but the most recognizable may be his recognition for being a Super Bowl Champion. In regards to his NFL career, as of Week 17 in 2017, Malcom has a total tackles of 147, 8.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble, and 2 fumble recoveries.
Today Malcom still plays for the New England Patriots. He has led a promising career with a long list of accomplishments, records, and awards. Malcom Brown will surely be a player to look out for. In all, we estimate Malcom Brown net worth in 2018 at around $500 thousand