Former American professional football quarterback Jon Steven Young better known as Steve Young spent 15 seasons, principally with the San Francisco 49ers, in the National Football League (NFL). Young won the Super Bowl XXIX MVP award after leading the 49ers to a victory over the San Diego Chargers. He was awarded the AP’s NFL Most Valuable Player in 1992 and 1994. Both the prestigious Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame have inducted him.
Steve Young Biography and Net Worth
|Net Worth $200 M|
|Full Name Jon Steven Young|
|Birth Date October 11, 1961|
|Age 60 years|
|Birthplace Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Profession Football player|
|Wife Barbara Graham|
Steve Young Early Life
In Salt Lake City, Utah, on October 11, 1961, Jon Steven Young was born and he eventually went to Connecticut for high school. Steve Young’s father played football at BYU in the 1950s and set a lot of records, so the sport runs in the family. Steve Young thought about enrolling in the University of North Carolina after he finished high school because the school actively recruited him owing to his football skills. He ultimately decided to enroll at BYU due to his family’s experience there. One of his last collegiate football plays was the game-winning touchdown he scored after the halfback had thrown the ball to him.
Steve Young Career
In the United States Football League (USFL), brilliant Steve Young started his long professional football career in year 1984. The Los Angeles Express was doomed to failure even though Steve Young was playing well, thus the Express and the whole United States Football League would eventually fail.
The San Francisco 49ers, who had more faith in his skills, soon offloaded him. But in 1992, Young significantly improved and led the group to a number of spectacular wins. By 1993, Young had cemented his position as the 49ers’ sole starter at quarterback. Young’s skills were undeniable in 1994 since they defeated the San Diego Chargers in the Super Bowl and won. The high point of Young’s career would turn out to be that, despite the fact that he repeatedly led the NFL in passer rating during the following few years. Due to the numerous concussions he had sustained over his career, he decided to retire in 1999. After experiencing the detrimental effects of injuries in professional sport, he later turned into a vocal advocate for preventing them.
Steve Young Wife
Steve Young wed love of his life Barbara Graham in 2000 and beautiful couple have four kids together during the course of their relationship.
Steve Young Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Steve Young is $200 million as of 2022. Steve Young received almost $2 million annual salary while appearing on show Monday Night Football. One of California’s wealthiest communities, Old Palo Alto, is where Steve Young has a residence. Steve Jobs formerly owned a home in Old Palo Alto, and the area is especially well-liked by Silicon Valley tech billionaires.
Steve Young Height and Weight
|Eye Color Brown|
|Hair Color Brown|