Michael Thomas’s full name is Michael William Thomas Jr. He is a 28-year-old American football wide receiver. Moreover, he plays for the team of New Orleans Saints in the NFL (National Football League). Michael Thomas net worth in 2021 is $37 million. This great footballer played football in his college years as well. He had gone to college at Ohio State.
Thomas has made several records in the National Football League. For instance, he has an amazing record in having the most receptions in NFL. He plays in the position of being a wide receiver.
What is Michael Thomas net worth in 2021?
Michael Thomas’s net worth in 2021 is roughly suspected to be around $20 million. The sources do not know the exact figures of his net worth for sure because he has never revealed it. However, $20 million is simply an assumed number considering his earnings and contracts with his team.
Michael Thomas had signed a contract with New Orleans Saints in 2016. This contract was worth $5.11 million. Furthermore, this was also Michael’s first professional contract with the National Football Association.
Early Life and Family
Thomas had played football in his high school years as well. He had attended the Taft high school that was situated in Woodland Hills, California. When Michael Thomas was a senior, he had been ranked as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com.
He had attended a military academy in Fork Union after high school after one year of passing out. Subsequently, he had been a roommate of Cardale Jones. To further clarify, Jones is his teammate at Ohio State. He had played much football in his college years as well when he was at the Ohio State University.
Michael Thomas is not the only athlete in his family. In other words, he is not the only NFA player in his family. He has an uncle who used to be a wide receiver in the National Football League. His name was Keyshawn Johnson and was an excellent player.
Records set by Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas is a great football player. He has set several exceptional records in the National Football Association. Some of those records and achievements are mentioned as follows:
- Thomas has had the most receptions that any player has ever had in his first game of the 2018 season.
- He has set the record of having 400 career receptions in the fewest of games.
- He has set the record of having the most reception in just two seasons. Those two seasons were his very first two seasons.
- He has also set the record of having the most receptions in his first three and first four seasons. Also, the most receptions in a single season.
- Michael Thomas has set the record of having the most receptions in his first-to-sixteen games of a season.
- Moreover, he has also set the record of having the most receptions in one season including the playoffs.
- He won the NFL offensive player of the year in the year 2019.