Tyreek Hill - Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Crystal Espinal, Kid, Child Abuse, Arrest, News, College, Contracts, Chiefs, Stats, Speed, 40, Age, Height, Weight
No-one gets to be mistakenly nicknamed Cheetah unless they are lighting fast which Tyreek Hill has proven to be in his few years in the National Football League. The wide receiver, who can also play as a return specialist and running back, was drafted by the Kansa city Chiefs in 2016 amid heavy criticism over a past domestic abuse incident. The player has, however, looked to have put all that behind him and focused on his game to earn back to back Pro Bowl appearances as well as a spot on the professional football Writers Association All-Rookie Team.
What is Tyreek Hill known for?
- The professional football player of Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL).
Where is Tyreek Hill born?
Back to Tyreek Hill warly life, He was born in Lauderhill, Florida, USA. His mother’s name is Anesha Sanchez and father’s name is Derrick Shaw. His parents were natives of Pearson, Georgia. There is no information on his siblings. His nationality is American and he is of African-American ethnicity.
He attended Coffee High School, where he won both the 100 meters and 200 meters at the 2012 Georgia 5A state meet. Hill was named “High School Athlete of the Year” in 2012 by Track and Field News. He was a USA Today All-American track and field selection in 2012.
He also attended the Garden City Community College. After that, he enrolled at Oklahoma State University where he played for Oklahoma State Cowboys football team. After that, he played college football at the University of West Alabama.
When did Tyreek Hill pursue his NFL career?
- Hill began playing football professionally in 2016. He was projected to go undrafted during the 2016 NFL Draft, mainly due to his domestic violence arrest. The Kansas City Chiefs selected him in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. He was the first player from West Alabama to be drafted since 1974.
- He finished his rookie season with 61 receptions for 593 receiving yards and six touchdowns. Hill was named to the 2017 Pro Bowl as a return specialist. On January 6, 2017, Hill was named First-team All-Pro as a punt returner.
- In 2018, He finished the season with a career-high 87 receptions for 1,479 yards and 12 touchdowns. He finished second on the team in receptions behind Travis Kelce and led the team in receiving yards and touchdowns. He also finished fourth in the league in receiving yards and touchdowns and led the league in 20+ and 40+ yard receptions. He was named to his third straight Pro Bowl and was named first-team All-Pro in the "flex" position and second-team All-Pro as a wide receiver.
- Further, In the AFC Championship, he had a single reception for 42 yards in the 37-31 overtime loss to the New England Patriots.
Is Tyreek Hill engaged, Crystal Espinal?
Tyreek Hill isn’t married yet, but he sure has good relationships with the ladies. Although he has managed to keep information about his new date private, the Florida native is known for dating Crystal Espinal, his girlfriend since his time in Oklahoma State. She was the one who was pregnant with his child and who he physically abused during their time together.
According to reports, Hill tried to strangle his then-girlfriend during an argument between the two at his apartment. Espinal later pressed charges against Hill following his violent act against her and Hill pleaded guilty to all. He spent about a year behind bars after which he was forced to take anger management classes.
Towards the end of 2018, Tyreek reportedly got engaged to Crystal Espinal who now cares for their 3-year-old son named Zev. Hill officially proposed to Espinal during a low-key night out. Espinal now lives with her son in Kansas where Hill make out time to be with them.
How much is Tyreek Hill net worth?
As per Hill’s annual financial earnings, the Kansas Chiefs wide receiver earns $540,000 as salary, thanks to the 4-year $2,586,220 contract with the professional team but all things being equal, he is expected to earn a base salary of $630,000. His net worth is still under review.
How tall is Tyreek Hill?
Observing his body statistics, He has a height of 5 feet 10 inches with body weight 84 kg. He has black hair color and his eye color is black. His other body information is yet to be disclosed. In the case of disclosed, we will let you know.
Trivias About Tyreek Hill You Need To Know.
- For the first time in his career, Hill was named a first team All-Pro punt returner by the Associated Press after a phenomenal 2016 regular season campaign.
- Was named to the 2017 Pro Bowl for the first time following his rookie campaign in 2016.
- Following a three-touchdown performance against Denver in Week 12 of the 2016 season, Hill became the first player to record a rushing touchdown, a receiving touchdown and a kick return touchdown in a single game since Gale Sayers accomplished the feat against the Minnesota Vikings on October 17, 1965.