If you have been a fan of football, then you might know Travis Hunter. This American football player has earned millions of dollars throughout his career. He is considered as the highest profile HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) player. His net worth is estimated to be between $4 million and $6 million.
Although he is still in his junior year of college, Travis Hunter is already a big name. Aside from being one of the most renowned players in the HBCU community, he has also signed endorsement deals with several brands including SoHoodie, Greenwood Bank, J5 caffe and Michael Strahan.
While he was a high school player, Hunter was a consensus five-star recruit. He was ranked the number one overall recruit in the Class of 2022 by 247Sports. The evaluation also compares Hunter to Charles Woodson. Despite a number of injuries, he was considered as a future first-round NFL Draft pick by the website.
When he was still in high school, Hunter played wide receiver. He was a recipient of the MaxPreps Georgia Player of the Year award. In the GEICO State Championship Bowl, he broke the state record for receiving yards and touchdowns.
Currently, Travis Hunter plays for the Jackson State Tigers. He was a two-time All-Conference selection and was the recipient of the 2022 Polynesian Bowl offensive MVP award. As a defensive back, he has recorded eight interceptions and 24 touchdowns.
Earlier in his career, he was offered by various teams. One team that he was highly interested in was Florida State University. However, Hunter was uncertain about the program. After a long period of doubts, he decided to transfer to Jackson State. At Jackson State, he had a great season and was regarded as the best prospect at a Historically Black College and University.
He has been a part of the Brother 2 Brother Literary Symposium and the Hearts of Men Foundation. During his tenure with the foundation, he has mentored underprivileged children.
In his debut season with the Vikings, Hunter has a total of six sacks. He also had two pass breakups in his first game. Moreover, he has made 51 tackles.
During his time with the Vikings, he has also signed a five-year, $72 million contract extension. He has been paid a $15 million signing bonus.
Besides playing football, Travis Hunter is also active on social media. He is a TikTok user and has a huge number of followers on the platform. Though he is not married, he has not hinted about his love life.
As of now, his net worth is not disclosed. However, he is expected to earn between $4 million and $6 million by 2021. On top of that, he has signed endorsement contracts with numerous brands including Actively Black, SoHoodie, Greenwood Bank and Michael Strahan.
He has been recognized for his football career and he has also earned fame and millions of dollars through his music. Although he has not disclosed his real estate, he is believed to have opulent possessions.