Ryan Tannehill is an American football quarterback for the Tennessee Titans of the National League. With the team, he has recorded the highest passer rating in 2019. Also, in the same year, he recorded the most yards per pass attempt. Further, he joined the team on 15 March 2019 after he been traded by the Miami Dolphins in the 2019 NFL Draft.
Moreover, he spent six of seven years with the Dolphins who became spent the longest time in the position after Dan Marino. Previously, he played for college football at A&M transitioning from wide receiver to team’s quarterback. Additionally, in 2019 season game with Titans, he was named to his first career Pro Bowl and also selected as the NFL Comeback Player of the Year. Let us scroll over to know more of his details.
Caption: The American football quarterback, Ryan Tannehill in the NFL.
Ryan Tannehill: Bio, Family, Career
The football player was born on 27 July 1988 in Lubbock, Texas as Ryan Timothy Tannehill III. He is the son of Tim Tannehill and Cheryl Tannehill. His father is a former quarterback for the Texas Tech Red Raiders football team. Further, he had graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology in May 2011. Following that, he planned to become an orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee injuries.
However, he shifted his career and joined the American football team as a quarterback. He currently plays for Tennessee Titans as its quarterback of the National Football League. During his time in Big Spring High School, he played for the school football team, basketball team, and also ran on the track and field team as well. Following that, he joined Texas A&M University where he redshirted in his first season in 2007.
He completed his college career with 5,450 passing yards, 42 touchdown passes, and 21 interceptions. After then, he began his professional gameplay when he was drafted by Miami Dolphins in the 2012 NFL Draft. The team selected him with the 8th overall pick and signed the team in July 2012 with the worth $12.688 million for four-year with the fifth-year option.
Dolphins traded him on 15 March 2019 with a sixth-round selection in the 2019 NFL Draft to the Tennesse Titans. He further signed a one-year deal with the Titans worth $7 million along with up to $12 million incentives. On 17 March 2020, he extended a four-year contract with the team worth $118 million featuring $62 million guaranteed.
Ryan Tannehill: Perosnal Life & Wife
Coming over to his personal life, he is a happily married man. He has married his longtime girlfriend Lauren Tannehill in January 2012. They met in Panama City, Florida in 2009 and also went to the same church in college stations. Soon the duo started dating and later tied a knot. From their marriage, they had welcomed two children which they welcomed their son Steel Ryan Tannehill in July 2016. Their second child, a daughter, Stella Rose Tannehill born in 2018.
Caption: Ryan Tannehill and wife Lauren Tannehill
Ryan Tannehill: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
He has been a hefty amount from his career in the National Football league. The player has been playing football since his high school years. Therefore, his experience in playing football has helped him to earn a huge fortune from the game. Therefore, Forbes has estimated his net worth at $25.5 million on 22 May 2020. He has also made a profitable amount from endorsing and promoting brands that have an assumption of above $300 thousand.
Further, he also possesses several properties including the house in Fort Lauderdale for which he paid $4.3 million in 2016. He has a verified Instagram account @rtannehill17 with 248k followers. On Twitter, he goes by the verified account @ryantannehill1 with 148.5k followers. He is not active on Facebook.
Ryan Tannehill: Body Measurements
The athlete has a strong and exercised body that stands to a tall height of 6 feet 3 7⁄8 inches or 1.93 meters. His body weighs 100 kg with an arm length of 32 5⁄8 inches with unknown body measurements of chest, waist, and hip. He has blue eyes color with brown hair color.