Besides the showbiz industry, sports is definitely the most popular sector which gave us some top personalities. Corey Lynch is someone who belongs to the absolutely same category who made a name for himself as a footballer. In fact, his introduction would be incomplete without mentioning how he played for Cincinnati Bengals in 2008, following his accomplished college journey.
Corey Lynch's Whopping Net Worth
When it comes to finances and income, Corey Lynch has nothing to worry about, thanks to his career as a footballer. However, the 35-year-old looks done with football now as he retired in 2013. Specifically, he gathers a staggering net worth of $10 million as of 2020. With a 'millionaire' tag to his name, the former athlete enjoys a lavish lifestyle around all sorts of modern-day amenities.
According to estimates, Corey Lynch made a salary of around $2.7 million during his active playing days, which happens to be the average salary of NFL player. It was quite unfortunate that his career at the top level couldn't last more than five years, but he surely made the most out of it.
Corey impressed the NFL world when he was playing at the junior level in high school, Evangelical Christian and Appalachian State. Thus, he was drafted in the sixth round as the 177th pick in the 2008 NFL Draft. Looking back at his journey, he made a total of 123 tackles throughout his career. In college, he bagged the defensive player of the year for Southern Conference in 2007.
Is Corey Lynch Married? His Personal Life
While Corey Lynch remains vocal about his personal life, he prefers to keep a low-profile of his romantic lifestyle. Despite his best efforts, he couldn't hide the fact that he is a married man. In fact, he tied the knot with Cissie Graham Lynch, who is the grandchild of evangelist Billy Graham. However, they never disclosed much about when did they first meet or started dating.
Following his retirement, Corey Lynch became more of a family man, focused on his wife. He and his beau welcomed an adorable daughter, Margaret Lynch. The happy family of three live in their house in Fort Myers, FL. Surprisingly, he shares his bloodline with a fellow footballer brother, Colton, the defensive back on the Harvard Crimson football.
Interestingly, Corey made a television appearance in HBO's 'Hard Knocks' television series, which led him to get the nickname of 'HBO' by Buccaneers.