American football player Orlando Brown Jr. has a net worth of $2 million. He was taken in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the Baltimore Ravens and is currently an offensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs.
Brown Jr. is most recognized for being the ninth-ranked tackle on Pro Football Focus and possessing the seventh-highest pass-blocking grade among tackles with at least 100 snaps played.
According to Sports Illustrated and NFL expert Mike Mayock, he was the eighth-best offensive lineman and the fourth-best player overall in the draught. It is also known that he is the son of the late offensive tackle with the Ravens, Orlando Brown.
Early Life of Orlando Brown Jr.
Orlando Claude Brown Jr. was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 2, 1996, to Mira Brown and Orlando Brown, who also played offensive tackle for the Ravens.
On September 23, 2011, his father passed away from diabetic ketoacidosis, a condition caused by high blood sugar and an inability to produce insulin.
Net Worth of Orlando Brown Jr.
In 2022, Orlando Brown Jr.’s net worth is expected to be $2 million. Most of his money comes from playing football professionally in the NFL. Brown Jr. has been doing great work for the Kansas City Chiefs as of late. He is said to make more than $800,000 a year.
Brown Jr. has already played four seasons, and he has made a total of $6,871,945 so far. If we add his projected earnings through 2022, which are $16,662,000 and for which the Chiefs are franchising him, the total goes up to $23,533,945, which is more than what he has made so far. Some websites say that he is likely to get a $100 million deal.
Brown Jr. has worked hard to get where he is now. With his dedication and hard work, he is sure to do better than anyone else in the NFL.
Career Beginning of Orlando Brown Jr.
Brown Jr. went to high school in Suwanee, Georgia, at Peachtree Ridge High School. He was a three-star prospect, which meant that many universities offered him scholarships. Brown switched from Tennessee to Oklahoma because Alabama, Auburn, and other schools were interested in him.
Brown Jr. spent his first year of college in 2014 as a “redshirt.” In 2015, he was chosen as the Sooners’ starting left tackle. He made it official that he would skip his senior year and go for the NFL Draft in 2018.
Professional Career Life of Orlando Brown Jr.
At the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Brown Jr. took part in all of the drills for each position. At the combine, he had the slowest 40-yard sprint time of any prospect. Scouts and draught experts thought he would be picked in the first round, but his performance may have hurt his chances of being picked.
Draft experts and scouts thought that Brown Jr. would be taken in the second or third round of the NFL draught. On his pro day, he did better in the 40-yard dash, the vertical jump, the broad jump, and the bench press than he did at the combine.
Some of the teams he went to and worked out with privately were the Philadelphia Eagles, the Detroit Lions, the Baltimore Ravens, and the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Baltimore Ravens picked Orlando Brown in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft (83rd overall).
Brown Jr. signed a deal with the Baltimore Ravens for four years in 2018. During his first season, he played in all 16 games and started 10 of them at right tackle. He was chosen as a backup for the Pro Bowl in 2020, and he started in the Los Angeles Chargers Wild Card loss.
In 2021, the Kansas City Chiefs got Brown in a trade. In exchange for Brown, the Chiefs got the 31st pick in the first round of the NFL Draft in 2021. Brown got the non-exclusive franchise tag from the Chiefs in 2022.
Awards and Honors of Orlando Brown Jr.
Brown Jr. has won a number of awards, including three spots in the Pro Bowl (2019–2021), unanimous All-American honors in 2017, two Big 12 Offensive Lineman of the Year awards in 2016 and 2017, and two spots on the first team of the Big 12 in 2016 and 2017.
Orlando Brown Jr. is an offensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft. He is said to make more than $800,000 a year and has made $6,871,945 so far. At the NFL Scouting Combine, Orlando Brown Jr. had the slowest 40-yard sprint time of any prospect. Draft experts and scouts thought he would be picked in the second or third round. Baltimore Ravens picked him in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft (83rd overall).