About Joe Namath
It has been announced that the overall estimate of Joe Namath net worth is as much as 18 million dollars, which he has earned through his involvement into football. Today, he is retired from this sport, but when he was active in it, he made his name as one of the most popular in football industry. He used to play in a quarterback position and proved to be one of the best ones playing in it. In football field, Joe Namath was nicknamed as ‘Joe Willie’ and ‘Broadway Joe’.
When he entered the University of Alabama, Joe Namath was playing college football and was a huge star there. In the 1960s and the 1970s, Joe Namath became a professional football player when he was signed to the National Football League and the American Football League. During this time, a huge part of Joe Namath net worth increased a lot, too.
When he belonged to the American Football League, there he was one of the most influential players. Joe Namath belonged to the New York Jets team, which added a lot to his fame and where he showed his true talent in playing the game. When he retired from football, he was playing in the team of Los Angeles Ram.
In 1985, his career in football was crowned when his name was included in the Hall of Fame. At the time of his retirement, it was stated that he played in 143 games. Out of those, he won 68 of them.
Joe Namath was born in 1943. When he was growing up, he has stated that he was in a close relationship with both of his parents, who were divorced and lived separately. It is also worth mentioning that he was mostly living with his mother at that time. When he was a student in high school, Joe Namath not only played football, which later became the main source of Joe Namath net worth and fame, but he also practiced baseball and basketball.
It was also this time when at high schools dunks were not popular, but Joe Namath would usually dunk when playing basketball. In 1961, he finished his high school education and received many offers to study at various universities. Although he got many basketball scholarships, Joe Namath decided to study on a football scholarship. Soon, he became one of the most well known football players in the United States, and this career began to add huge sums of money to Joe Namath net worth.