An American football fullback, Derek Watt is currently played for Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Wisconsin and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the sixth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. He also, won the USA Today High School All-American (2010) during his school years. To know more about him, you can read the article below.
What is Derek Watt famous for?
- An American football fullback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL).
Where does Derek Watt live?
Going back to his early life, Derek was born under the birth sign Scorpio to his parents in Waukesha, Wisconsin, the U.S. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is White. His parents are John Watt and Connie Watt. He was along with his two siblings named T. J. Watt and J. J. Watt.
For education, he attended Pewaukee High School and later went to the University of Wisconsin.
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When did Derek Watt begin his sports career?
- Talking about his sports journey, Derek started his football career from his high school days and also give continuity in his college years. He played for college from 2011 to 2015.
- In the 2012 season, he had 12 receptions for 150 receiving yards.
- In the 2013 season, he had three receptions for 20 receiving yards.
- In the 2014 season, he only appeared in three games on the season.
- In his final collegiate season in 2015, he had 15 receptions for 139 receiving yards.
- He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the sixth round (198 overall) in the 2016 NFL Draft. Also, He made his NFL debut in the season opener against the Kansas City Chiefs.
- Overall, in his rookie season, he played in all 16 games and had four receptions for 83 receiving yards.
- In the 2017 season, he appeared in all 16 games and had six carries for 24 rushing yards to go along with two receptions for 35 receiving yards.
- In the 2018 season, he appeared in all 16 games and had four carries for 11 rushing yards to go along with one reception for two yards.
- In the 2019 season, He appeared in all 16 games, started two, and recorded a rushing touchdown to go along with three receptions for 32 receiving yards.
- In 2020, He signed a three-year, $9.75 million deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers, reuniting with his brother T. J.
Who is Derek Watt married to?
Derek Watt married his long-term girlfriend, Gabriella Watt in 2018. Together, the couple shares a son named Logan. The information regarding when they met and started dating is still under review. Presently, the couple lives a blissful life and seems to be happy.
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What is Derek Watt’s net worth?
Derek Watt has earned the sum of a good amount of money and salary from his profession as a rugby player in the field of the sports industry. As per the online sites, he has reported $3.25.25 million as of 2020. Further, his salary is somewhere around $1 million.
How tall is Derek Watt?
Derek Watt has a height of 6 feet 2 inches and he weighs around 107 Kg. His eyes are blue and he has dark brown hair color. He has an athletic body but his body measurement is still under review. Whenever we will update, we will let you know.