Marcus Vick Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Mar, 2021
Facts of Marcus Vick
Date of Birth: 1984 , March-20
Age: 37 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet
Name Marcus Vick
Birth Name Marcus Deon Vick
Father Michael Boddie
Mother Brenda Vick
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Newport News, Virginia, USA
Profession Football Player
Net Worth $1 Million
Education Warwick High School, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Online Presence Twitter
Siblings 3 (1 brother, 2 sisters)
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Marcus Vick is an American football player who began his career at Virginia Tech. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as a free agent when he went undrafted in the 2006 NFL Draft. 

How Old Is Marcus Vick? What Is His Height?

Marcus Vick was born Marcus Deon Vick on March 20, 1984, one of four children to Michael Boddie and Brenda Vick. He is 36 years old at the time of this writing and is billed at a height of 6 feet (1.83 meters).  

Born and raised in Newport News, Virginia, Vick attended Warwick High School and was accepted into Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University under a football scholarship.

Younger Brother of Michael Vick

Marcus Vick's older brother, Michael Vick (born on June 26, 1980), is also a former NFL player who got his start at Virginia Tech. Michael has played for the Atlanta Falcons, the Philadelphia Eagles, the New York Jets, and the Pittsburgh Steelers and retired in June 2017.   

What is Marcus Vick Known For?

Marcus Vick was a quarterback at Virginia Tech and despite spending most of his college career on the bench or suspended, he was able to score 19 touchdown passes and 6 running touchdowns, running 2,868 passing yards and 482 rushing yards.

Marcus Vick playing for Virginia Tech SOURCE: Sportscasting

 Vick went undrafted in the 2006 NFL Draft and became a free agent. He was picked up by the Miami Dolphins but was released after only one season.  

Legal Troubles

Throughout his entire playing career, Marcus Vick was plagued by legal troubles. During his time at Virginia Tech, Vick was accused of having sexual relations with a minor. While the sexual charges were dropped, Vick was also charged with three other felonies. Later that year, he was charged with possession of drugs and reckless driving.

He was suspended from Virginia Tech but was later reinstated under a no-tolerance policy. Vick continued being a nuisance on-and-off the field, leading to his permanent dismissal from Virginia Tech in January 2006. 

A mugshot of Marcus Vick SOURCE: Daily Press

His legal troubles would only worsen following his dismissal from Virginia Tech. He has been arrested several times for possession of drugs, possession of firearms, DUI, missed court appointments, and failure to pay fines.

He was most recently arrested in March 2017 for felony drug possession.              

How Much is Marcus Vick Worth in 2021?

According to, Marcus Vick has a net worth of $1 million as of March 2021.