Patrick Chung was originally from Kingston, Jamaica before moving to California when he was ten years old. This well-known football strong safety is a member of the New England Patriots. He was drafted during the second round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Patrick Christopher Chung was born on August 19, 1987.He has seven siblings, four brothers and three sisters. He attended Rancho Cucamonga High School where he played as a safety and wide receiver.
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Chung went to the University of Oregon and became part of the Oregon Ducks football team. He redshirted in 2004 and played the following year at rover position. He was recognized with an All-Pacific-10 Conference honorable mention along with a spot in the Freshman All-American Team on The Sporting News. During his junior year, Chung’s remarkable performance earned him more accolades including being named Second Team All-American and receiving the Gordon E. Wilson Award. Chung started 51 straight games during his football stint with Oregon.
Chung signed with the Patriots on July 27, 2009. During his first season, he only started in one game. The following year, he started at safety for 13 of the 14 games that were played. Though the Patriots lost against the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI, his outstanding play was noted. On March 12, 2013, Chung signed with the Philadelphia Eagles. On March 11, 2014, he was released because of injuries and poor performance during the games.
On April 3, 2014, Chung returned to the Patriots and started in 15 of the 16 games for the season. He signed a three-year extension with the team on January 9, 2015. The deal was worth $8.2 million with incentives. He signed another one-year extension deal on April 1, 2016, securing his spot until the 2018 season. He was part of the Patriots team that defeated the Atlanta Falcons during the Super Bowl LI on February 5, 2017. The score was 34-28 in overtime. It will be exciting to watch him in Super Bowl 52 on Sunday Feb 4, 2018!
In all, we estimate Patrick Chung net worth in 2018 at $4 million.