Plaxico Burress is a former American football wide receiver who was born on 12 August 1977 in Norfolk, Virginia America. He is 6ft 5in tall while weight is 232 lb (105kg). He has played for New York Jets and New York Giants while he was also drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2000 NFL draft. At Michigan State he also played college football. He was also excelled on the special teams’ coverage units while he set a big ten conference single season record by catching 65 passes in his first season at Michigan State.
He ranks third in receptions (131), third in career touchdown catches (20), and fourth in receiving yard in just seasons at Michigan State University. In 1998 Burress broke the high school season record with 65 catches. Against the University of Michigan Burress has set a school record with 224 yards receiving on 10 catches. In the 2000 citrus Cowl he has ended his career with a school record 13 receptions for 185 yards and 3 touchdowns against the University of Florida.
In 1992 Burress has broke the single game record of 12 receptions which is set by tight end mitch lyons. Burress has announced to leave the Steelers on 23 Jaunary 2005 after a playoff defeat. He has also signed a 6 year deal for $25 million with the New York Giants. As for as his family is concern then, he has two brothers named Carlos and Recadro, in 2005 he has married to Tiffany Glenn and couple have one daughter named Giovanna and one son named Elijah. In 1996 Burress has been graduated from Green Run High School in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
He has completed his post graduation from Fork Union Military Academy in Fork Union. Burress has written some books such as, the road to the super Bowl in which he has written about his super bowl experience. On July 29, 2014 he has appeared on celebrity wife swap while he has also joined New York’s SportsNite, SportsNet. According to the news of Associated Press, he has been sued at least 9 times since he joined NFL. Burress had faced very tough time in his life, he gone through some serious surgeries.
Plaxico Burress Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $6.5 Million US Dollars
Plaxico Burress has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million US dollars as of 2017. Plaxico Burress is famous former football player. He has earned this income from various contracts such as,, in 2013 he has contracted with Pittsburgh Steelers for $1,000,000, in 2012 he has contracted with Pittsburgh Steelers for $925,000, he receive salary from Pittsburgh Steelers $925,000. Apart from this income he has also signed many endorsements with other brands such as Nike, Puma etc.
Plaxico Burress Assets
Plaxico Burress also a car lover too and his most favorite car is Maybach 57S, while he was in jail, he has stored this car and recently he has traded this car for a new Ferrari. Apart from these both cars, he also like to drive Audi R8, BMW series, Mercedes Benz, Toyota SUV’s. Burress lives with his family in Totowa New Jersey. Burress is quite fashionable personality and he love to wear branded watched like, Tudor, Armani, Tissot etc.
Although there is no new news about this famous former football player but yes he was charged with 2 counts of income tax evasions after failing to pay $48,000 in state taxes in New Jersey.
From entire above information about Plaxico Burress is quite interesting. This famous former football player doesn’t need any publicity because of his stats in the game. From the above discussion we came to know about his personal as well as his professional life. He has achieved everything in his life; he has also faced tough time due to many surgeries and failing to pay taxes. Above text describing the each and every information about him, we got to know about his passion for cars and branded watches.
Through the above article we got to know about his education and school career. When he was in school he has performed great job in the games and became famous. He is also active personality on social media websites like twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc. often he post his videos and photos for his fans.