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Montez Sweat Net Worth
Montez Sweat's net worth is estimated to be around $5 million as of 2023. He earned his wealth through his successful career as a football player.
Montez Sweat Awards
Sweat has been recognized with multiple awards, including Pro Bowl selection (2021), First-Team All-American (2018), SEC Defensive Player of the Year (2018), and consensus All-SEC (2018).
Montez Sweat Endorsements
Sweat has endorsement deals with Nike, Gatorade, Beats by Dre, Panini America, and Madden NFL.
Montez Sweat Achievements
Sweat set Mississippi State record for sacks, was named First-Team All-American (2018), helped Washington Commanders reach playoffs, and was named to Pro Bowl 2021.
Montez Sweat Contracts
Sweat signed a four-year, $9.16 million contract with the Washington Commanders in 2019. In 2022, he signed a five-year, $97 million contract extension with the Commanders.
Montez Sweat Career Life
Montez is an American pro football defensive end, who was born on September 4, 1996, in Richmond, Kentucky. He began his career at Stephenson High School, where he was a top defensive end. He played college at Michigan State and Copiah-Lincoln Community College before joining Mississippi State Bulldogs in 2017.
Sweat recorded 10.5 sacks in his first season and 12 sacks as a senior, earning All-SEC and All-American honors. In 2016, he left Michigan State and enrolled at Copiah-Lincoln Community College. Sweat set a record for a defensive lineman running the 40 yard dash at the 2019 NFL Combine.
He was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, but it was later discovered to be a misdiagnosis. He signed a four-year contract worth $11.6 million in the 2019 NFL Draft.
In 2022, the Commanders exercised Sweat's fifth-year option, and he contributed to two sacks against the Tennessee Titans. In 2023, he was traded to the Chicago Bears for a second-round pick and signed a four-year contract.