About Michael Vick
Michael Vick is one of the most popular football players on the National Football League. It has been stated that the total amount of Michael Veck net worth reaches an estimate of 15 million dollars. Furthermore, it has been announced that his annual salary reaches 16.5 million dollars.
Born in Virginia, the United States, Michael Veck is known today as a quarterback for the team of the Philadelphia Eagles. In addition, before he got involved with this team, he was playing for the team of the Atlanta Falcons, where he stayed for five years and which also increased the overall estimate of Michael Veck net worth. Michael Vick is also known as a Pro-Bowl selection, which he reached four times.
However, he is also known as a quite controversial person. His reputation was damaged a lot when the public got to know about his illegal dog fighting. Because of it, Michael Vick was in jail for two years.
He returned to playing in the National Football League in 2009. In 2011, he officially became the football player for the Philadelphia Eagles team. He signed a contract deal which was worth 100 million dollars. His playing in the team also increased the total amount of Michael Vick net worth. The contract also stated that Michael Veck was guaranteed to get 400 million dollars in cash and also an annual salary of 16.5 million dollars, as it has been mentioned already. Michael Vick joined the team of Shaquille O’Neal and Derek Jeter, who are also known as the only athletes, who have signed a contract worth more than 100 million dollars.
Talking about his playing in the Atlanta Falcons team, Michael Vick signed a contract with it which was worth 130 million dollars. However, the contract was negated, when Michael Vick got involved into some legal troubles.
However, it is obvious that after a lot of troubles, Michael Vick was able to get his positive image back, which was proven by his successful football playing, which also increased the total amount of Michael Vick net worth. In 2012, it was stated that Michael Vick spent approximately 30 million dollars of his incomes in order to pay taxes, lawyers, accountants and creditors and his other debts. This sum of money was approximately 95 percent of his incomes. Therefore, it is obvious that he did everything he could so he could be able to get back his positive image in the public and sports industry.