Former Patriot Vince Wilfork's Net worth in 2017- Salary, House, Car. Details about his Retirement announcement!
Vince Wilfork is the name that stands out from the heard of mediocrity. With his extreme talent and hard work, Wilfork has successfully marked himself in the NFL history book. Boynton Beach, Florida born football player.
Sadly for Wilfork's fans, he held a press conference in order to announce his retirement on 9th August, 2017-signing a one-day contract to retire with the Patriots the same day.
Vince Wilfork is a star player and one of the premier defensive tackles in the National Football League. He was named both to the Pro Bowl and the All-Pro team from 2007 to 2012 continuously. Wilfork's career has not only been successful professionally, he's earned quite a lot of money as well. We're discussing his net worth, salary and everything money here!
How Much Is Vince Wilfork’s Net Worth?
Vince Wilfork currently has an estimated net worth of $25 million. Vince earned most of his net worth as the nose tackle for the New England Patriots of the NFL. More or less, like other celebrities, he is also paid by endorsements and sponsorships.
Vince Wilfork signed a two year $9,000,000 worth contract with the Houston Texans with $3,000, 000 signing bonus, and $5,000,000 guaranteed in 2015. His average annual salary is $4,500,000. Wilfork was previously on a one year $8 million worth contract in 2014.
According to ESPN, his contract had a two-year option that could bring the total value up to $22.5 million. The agreement came soon after Vince asked to be released from the team.
NFL's Vince Wilfork’s House
Vince Wilfork is an American footballer with quite a huge real estate property to his credit. The NFL star bought a $750, 000 lavish house in 2004, the house is located in Franklin, Massachusetts, U.S. In September 2015, Wilfork put his Massachusetts house on sale for $699,000.
Image: Vince Wilfork's Massachusetts home
Vince’s 3,327 square feet home consists four bedrooms, three bathrooms and it is located 12.4 miles away from Rhode Island Dolls.
New England Patriot's Vince Wilfork’s Lifestyle
Wilfork prefers spending money in traveling, wearing expensive brands and exploring a variety of cuisines. In his leisure, Vince goes for vacationing with his family to Chelsea among other places.
And as far as his ride is concerned, Vince Wilfork owns a white truck that he takes to his traveling adventures. Wilfork also drives a Black 2015 Cadillac Escalade car that costs $11943.
Vince Wilfork Announced His Retirement as a Patriot
Wilfork who played for the New England Patriots and Houston Texans, proudly announced his retirement on 7th August 2017, calling it a day on a high-profile 13-year career. At the time, Vince was named to five Pro Bowls. In addition to that, he was voted the first-team All-Pro in the year 2012.
Vince Wilfork said he will be leaving the game for good. In a Twitter post, Vince said,
“Well y’all! It’s been a great run, but the time has come”.
The post was sponsored by Kingsford Charcoal- Wilfork attached a cheeky video in order to flow with the announcement. The video focused Wilfork’s achievements on the field prior to showing him hanging up his shoes and reaching for a hanging pair of grilling tongs.
The familiar football/soccer player ended the ad by saying he will be back but not on Patriots and Houston Texans. It was not the first commercial he has done for the charcoal company. In June 2017, Vince made a Father’s Day ad in honor of fathers who barbecue.
Quick facts about Vince Wilfork
- Vince Wilfork is a former American football defensive tackle born on 4th Nov 1981.
- Vince Wilfork played for the Miami Hurricanes football team while studying the University of Miami.
- Vince Wilfork has 516 tackles, four forced fumbles and 16 sacks throughout his career.
- Vince Wilfork has two sons and a daughter with wife Bianca.