Last updated on August 24th, 2023 at 05:10 am
Facts About Albert Haynesworth
|42 Years Old
|Albert George Haynesworth III
|Former Football Player
|Place Of Birth
|Hartsville, South Carolina
|Albert Haynesworth II
|Albert Haynesworth IV and Ahsharri Haynesworth
|$45 million USD
|6 feet 6 inches
Albert Haynesworth is a former American football defender who played in the American National Football League(NFL) for ten seasons from 2002 to 2012. He has played in NFL for Tennesse Titans, Washington Redskins and New England Patriot.
What is Albert Haynesworth famous for?
- Famous as former American football defender who played in NFL.
- Albert Haynesworth, a former NFL player put out a message of being in dire need of a kidney on Wednesday, July 7, 2019, via his Instagram post. He revealed that his kidneys are failing.
When was Albert Haynesworth born?
Albert Haynesworth was born on 17th June 1981 in Hartsville, South Carolina, US. His birth name is Albert George Haynesworth III. American is his nationality. His ethnicity is Black. Gemini is his zodiac sign.
He was born to Albert Haynesworth II(father) and Linda Haynesworth(mother). He has no siblings. He was raised in his hometown, Hartsville. He did his schooling from Hartsville High School. He started playing football during his school days.
As a junior, he recorded 150 tackles and as a senior in 1998, he recorded 110 tackles for his school team. He was also named as a SuperPrep and Rivalnet All American and was rated as one of the best defensive tackle in the country by National Recruiting Advisor.
Later, he attended the University of Tennessee. He played as a right-back for the University's team under a coach, Philip Fulmer. In 1999, he won Sporting News Freshman All American honors.
How is Albert Haynesworth's career?
- Albert Haynesworth started his professional football career by being selected by Tennessee Titans in the first round of the 2002 NFL draft at the age of 20.
- He was restrained by his teammates after he kicked his former teammate, Justin Hartwig at the training camp in 2003.
- He got suspended for five games by the NFL after he stomped on team Cowboy's Gurode's head on 2nd October 2006.
- In November, he again joined the team and played against Philadelphia Eagles.
- On 9th September 2007, he was fined $5k by the NFL as he slammed Maurice Jones-Drew into the ground after a tackle.
- He got elected to the Pro Bowl for the first time in the 2007 NFL season. In the same year, he left the club.
- He signed a $100 million contract as an unrestricted free agent with Wahington Redskins on 27th February 2009.
- He only played few matches for the club in the season 2009 due to his problems with the coaching staff
- NFL network named his signing with the club as "the worst free agency move of last decade" after his career-low 13 tackles and 2.5 sacks in 8 games in 2010.
- On 28th July 2011, he was traded to New England Patriots due to his poor performance for the Redskins. He only stayed with the club for four months.
- He got claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after two days of being released by the Patriots. He got released by the team on 15th Feb 2012.
- In 2011, he made his retirement from the NFL. He created some controversy by linking Ndamukong Suh's six-year, $114 million contracts to his previous contract with the Redskins.
- In 2015, he also pleads guilty for reckless boating charges.
- Albert Haynesworth previously disclosed of suffering through kidney problems via his Instagram post on 7th July 2019. In the post, he uploaded a photo of him being unwell in the hospital bed.
- In the same post, he wrote that his kidneys have totally failed and he is in dire need of a kidney and please pray for me. He was suffering from the kidney problem from few years.
Who is Albert Haynesworth married to?
The former footballer, Albert Haynesworth is married and divorced.
He was married to Stephanie Haynesworth in 2003 and they got divorced in 2010 due to some problems. The couple had one daughter, Melanie and one son, Ahsharri Haynesworth.
Previously, he also dated Brittany Jackson and has one son, Albert Haynesworth IV with her. He is also active in social media with 11.5k followers on Instagram. He also had surgery for his two brain aneurysms in 2015.
What is the net worth of Albert Haynesworth?
The former American football player, Albert Haynesworth has an estimated net worth of $45 million USD as of 2019.
His worth includes all his property and his present earning from the seven-year deal of $100 million USD with the Washington Redskins.
How tall is Albert Haynesworth?
The 38 years aged, Albert Haynesworth has an athletic body. He stands 6 feet 6 inches tall and has a body weight of 350 lbs. He has a dark complexion with black eyes. He is a bald person.
Trivias About Albert Haynesworth You Need To Know.
- He was the 15th overall pick of the 2002 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans out of Tennessee.
- He allegedly threw a punch to the nose of Joel Velazques, 38, of Leesburg, Virginia during a traffic altercation.