Robert Tonyan
Robert Tonyan  

Robert Joseph Tonyan Jr. is an American football tight end for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He played college football at Indiana State and signed with the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent in 2017. 

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Robert Tonyan Biography

Jr. is a professional American football player who plays as a tight end for the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League (NFL). He was born on April 30, 1994, in McHenry, Illinois. 

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Full Name – Robert Joseph Tonyan Jr.

Nick Name – Tonyan

Gender – Male 

Profession – Professional NFL player

Date of Birth – April 30, 1994

How Years Old – 29 years (as of 2023)

Birth Place – McHenry, Illinois

Nationality – American

Zodiac Sign – Taurus 

Religion – Christianity

Ethnicity – N/A

Home Town – McHenry, Illinois, United States 

Robert Tonyan School and Collage 

Robert Tonyan attended McHenry High School in McHenry, Illinois, where he played football, basketball, and baseball. He played football as a quarterback, wide receiver, and safety. 

After graduating from high school, Tonyan accepted a scholarship to play football at Indiana State University. He played in 44 games for the Sycamores, setting school records for receptions, receiving yards, and touchdowns by a tight end. Tonyan earned numerous honors during his college career, including All-Missouri Valley Football Conference First Team and Associated Press FCS All-American Third Team in his senior year. 

Tonyan graduated from Indiana State University with a degree in sports management in 2017. 

Robert Tonyan Physical Status 

  • Height – 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
  • Weight – 240 lb (109 kg)
  • Eye Colour – Black
  • Hair Colour – Black 

Robert Tonyan Father and Mother 

Robert was born in McHenry, Illinois, the United States to loving parents. His mother's name is Tammy Tonyan and his father is Robert Joseph Tonyan Sr.

  • Father Name – Robert Joseph Tonyan Sr.
  • Mother Name – Tammy Tonyan 

Robert Tonyan Siblings 

  • Siblings – Danielle Tonyan 

Robert Tonyan Wife and Girlfriend 

Robert Tonyan Jr. is married to his wife Marisa Tonyan. They got married in July 2021 in a ceremony that was attended by several of Tonyan's Green Bay Packers teammates. The couple has been together for several years and frequently shares photos of each other on their social media accounts. 

There is no public record of Robert Tonyan Jr. having a girlfriend prior to his relationship with Marisa Tonyan.

  • Marital Status – Married 
  • Wife Spouse – Marisa Tonyan
  • Girlfriend – N/A 

Robert Tonyan Early Life  

Robert Tonyan Jr. was born on April 30, 1994, in McHenry, Illinois. He grew up in McHenry and attended McHenry High School, where he played football, basketball, and baseball. 

In football, Tonyan played multiple positions, including quarterback, wide receiver, and safety. He was an all-conference player in his senior year, but despite his success, he was not highly recruited by colleges. 

Tonyan went on to play college football at Indiana State University, where he set several school records for a tight end. He played in 44 games for the Sycamores, recording 150 receptions for 2,047 yards and 20 touchdowns during his college career. 

After going undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft, Tonyan signed with the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent but was later released. He then signed with the Green Bay Packers in December 2017 and began his NFL career on the Packers' practice squad. 

Robert Tonyan Career 

Robert Tonyan Jr. began his NFL career in 2017 when he signed with the Green Bay Packers as a practice squad player. He spent the remainder of the 2017 season and the beginning of the 2018 season on the practice squad before being promoted to the active roster in October 2018. 

Tonyan primarily played on special teams in 2018 and 2019, but he saw increased playing time at tight end towards the end of the 2019 season. In 2020, Tonyan had a breakout season, recording 52 receptions for 586 yards and 11 touchdowns, which led all NFL tight ends in touchdowns that season. He also had a catch rate of 88.1%, the highest among all NFL players with at least 50 targets. 

Tonyan's performance in 2020 earned him a spot on the Pro Bowl roster as an alternate. He also helped the Packers reach the NFC Championship Game that season. 

Robert Tonyan Achivement 

 Led all NFL tight ends in touchdown receptions in 2020 with 11.

 Had a catch rate of 88.1% in 2020, the highest among all NFL players with at least 50 targets.

 Named to the Pro Bowl as an alternate in 2020.

 Helped the Green Bay Packers reach the NFC Championship Game in 2020.

 Set several records during his college career at Indiana State University, including school records for receptions, receiving yards, and touchdowns by a tight end.

 Was an All-Missouri Valley Football Conference First Team and Associated Press FCS All-American Third Team selection in his senior year at Indiana State University. 

Robert Tonyan Net Worth 

Robert Tonyan is one of the richest Football Tight End & listed on most popular Football Tight End. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Robert Tonyan's net worth $5 Million. 

Facts About of Robert Tonyan 

 His father, Robert Tonyan Sr., also played in the NFL as a defensive end for the Houston Oilers and the New York Jets.

 Despite his success in high school, Tonyan was not highly recruited by colleges and accepted a scholarship to play football at Indiana State University.

 He set several school records for a tight end during his college career at Indiana State University.

 He spent most of his rookie season and the beginning of his second season in the NFL on the Packers' practice squad before being promoted to the active roster.

 He is married to his wife Marisa Tonyan, and they got married in July 2021.

 Tonyan played multiple positions in high school, including quarterback, wide receiver, and safety.

 Tonyan went undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft but was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Detroit Lions before being released and signing with the Green Bay Packers.

 Tonyan had a breakout season in 2020, recording 52 receptions for 586 yards and 11 touchdowns, which led all NFL tight ends in touchdowns that season.

 Tonyan is a philanthropist and has been involved in several charitable causes, including supporting cancer research and helping children in need. 

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Frequently Asked Questions About Robert Tonyan 

Q. What is Robert Tonyan Jr.'s position in the NFL?

Ans. Robert Tonyan Jr. is a tight end in the NFL.

Q. Where did Robert Tonyan Jr. play college football?

Ans. Robert Tonyan Jr. played college football at Indiana State University.

Q. What were Robert Tonyan Jr.'s stats in the 2020 NFL season?

Ans. In the 2020 NFL season, Robert Tonyan Jr. had 52 receptions for 586 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Q. What is Robert Tonyan Jr.'s catch rate in the NFL?

Ans. As of the end of the 2020 NFL season, Robert Tonyan Jr.'s career catch rate is 81.1%.

Q. Is Robert Tonyan Jr. involved in any charitable causes?

Ans. Yes, Robert Tonyan Jr. is a philanthropist and has been involved in several charitable causes, including supporting cancer research and helping children in need.

Q. When did Robert Tonyan Jr. get married?

Ans. Robert Tonyan Jr. got married to his wife Marisa Tonyan in July 2021.

Q. Which team does Robert Tonyan Jr. play for in the NFL?

Ans. Robert Tonyan Jr. plays for the Green Bay Packers in the NFL.

Q. Was Robert Tonyan Jr. drafted in the NFL?

Ans. No, Robert Tonyan Jr. went undrafted in the 2017 NFL Draft.

Q. Has Robert Tonyan Jr. won any awards or accolades in the NFL?

Ans. Yes, Robert Tonyan Jr. was named to the Pro Bowl as an alternate in the 2020 NFL season. 

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