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Jerome Bettis Net Worth

Jerome Bettis Net Worth is
$14 Million

Jerome Bettis Bio/Wiki 2018

Nicknamed “The Bus”, Jerome Bettis is a former American football player who has an estimated net worth of $14 million. Produced Jerome Abraham Bettis Sr. on February 16, 1972 in Detroit, Michigan, he didn’t begin playing football until high school. He was rated the most effective player in the state by the Detroit Free Press and was the Gatorade Circle of Champions Player award winner as a senior. He attended the University of Notre Dame where he completed his career with 337 rushing attempts for 1912 yards (5.7 yards per rushing attempt avg.) and made 32 receptions for 429 yards (13.4 yards per reception).

Jerome Bettis Net Worth $14 Million

Bettis was the 10th overall pick in the initial round of the 1993 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams and signed a three-year contact on July 22, 1993. He quickly earned the nickname “The Battering Ram” as he rushed for 1,429 yards. He was named a First-Team All-Professional and Offensive Rookie of the Year. In the 1995 season, the Rams moved to St. Louis. He was obtained by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1996 as a featured back.

Jerome Bettis declared his retirement standing on the victor’s podium while holding the Vince Lombardi Trophy in 2005. His jersey #36 was no longer reissued since he retired despite the Steelers no longer officially retire numbers.

Full NameJerome Bettis
Net Worth$14 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 16, 1972
Place Of BirthDetroit, Michigan, United States
Height5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
Weight251 lbs (114 kg)
ProfessionAmerican football player, Football Analyst, Presenter, Athlete
EducationMackenzie High School, University of Notre Dame
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseTrameka Boykin (m. 2006)
ChildrenJada Bettis, Jerome Bettis Jr.
ParentsGladys Bettis, Johnnie Bettis
SiblingsJohn Bettis III, Kimberly Bettis
NicknamesJerome Abram Bettis
AwardsWalter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, NFL Honors - AP Offensive Rookie of the Year
TV ShowsFootball Night in America
1Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2015.
2Inducted into the Lou Holtz/Upper Ohio Valley Hall of Fame in 2008.
3Allergic to shellfish.
4Jerome announced that the 2005-2006 season that culminated with him playing in Superbowl XL in Detroit (his hometown) will be his last.
5As a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers who won Superbowl XL (2006), Jerome finally received the championship ring he had been playing his whole life for.
6Daughter, Jada, born in February 2005.
7Attended Mackenzie High School in Detroit, Michigan
8Selected 10th overall in the 1993 NFL Draft by the Los Angeles Rams out of Notre Dame.
9Acknowledged to NFL officials that he has a limited partnership in a company seeking to build a $500 million horse racing track and slots parlor. NFL policy prohibits players from advertising or promoting activities "that can reasonably be perceived as constituting affiliation with or endorsement of gambling." (July 6, 2004)
10Has played in the NFL for the Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams (1993-1995) and Pittsburgh Steelers (1996-2006).


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2001 AFC Championship Game2002TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
Late Show with David Letterman2001TV SeriesHimself
Arli$$1998TV SeriesHimself
1997 AFC Championship Game1998TV MovieHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
NFL Blast1997TV SeriesPittsburgh Steelers Player
The NFL on NBC1995-1997TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himself - St. Louis Rams Running Back
TNT Sunday Night Football1993-1997TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himself - St. Louis Rams Running Back / Himself - Los Angeles Rams Running Back
In the House1997TV SeriesHimself
1992 USF&G Sugar Bowl1992TV MovieHimself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Running Back(MVP)
The Michael Kay Show2017TV SeriesHimself
Chopped Junior2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Beat Bobby Flay2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Mentor
In Depth with Graham Bensinger2016TV SeriesHimself
Garbage Time with Katie Nolan2016TV SeriesHimself
A Season with Notre Dame Football2015TV SeriesHimself - 2015 NFL Hall of Fame Inductee
A Football Life2015TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2010-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - ESPN NFL Analyst / Himself - Former NFL Player / ...
Ttys2015TV SeriesHimself
Notre Dame Reborn2014TV Movie documentaryHimself - Fullback, 1990-1992
HuffPost Live Conversations2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Hollywood Game Night2014TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
The Chew2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Judge
The American Athlete2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest
The Doctors2013TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2013TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2013TV SeriesHimself
Who Do You Think You Are?2012TV Series documentary
Inside the Rings2011TV MovieHimself
NHL on NBC2011TV SeriesHimself - Drop Puck Representative
Rome Is Burning2006-2010TV SeriesHimself
The 20th Anniversary American Century Championship2009TV MovieHimself - Former Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
NFL Classics2009TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
Super Bowl XLIII2009TV MovieHimself - NBC Anaylst
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
NBC Sunday Night Football2006-2008TV SeriesHimself - NBC Analyst
19th Annual American Century Championship2008TV MovieHimself
Tavis Smiley2007TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2005-2007TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
The Bus: The Heart and Soul of the Steelers Comes Home for Super Bowl XL2007Video shortHimself
18th Annual American Century Championship2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The World Awaits: De La Hoya vs. Mayweather2007TV MovieHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)
America's Game: The Superbowl Champions2006TV Series documentaryHimself
CenterStage2006TV Series documentary
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006TV SeriesHimself
NFL Films Presents2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Jeopardy!2006TV SeriesHimself - Clue Giver
Super Bowl XL Champions Pittsburgh Steelers2006VideoHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XL2006TV SpecialHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
Super Bowl XL Pre-Game Show2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
The NFL Today2005TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
NFL Game of the Week2004-2005TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
NFL Monday Night Football1996-2005TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
ESPN's Sunday Night Football1994-2005TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himself - Los Angeles Rams Running Back
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
The NFL on CBS1993-2004TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himslf - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himself - Los Angeles Rams Running Back
Celebrity Poker Showdown2004TV SeriesHimself
Wheel of Fortune2004TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Glory2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Punk'd2003TV SeriesHimself
NFL on FOX1995-2002TV SeriesHimself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back / Himself - St. Louis Rams Running Back
Slip N' Slide: All Star Weekend2002Video documentaryHimself

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Late Night with Seth Meyers2016TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - ESPN NFL Analyst / Himself - Former NFL Player
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself

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