Kroy Biermann is a former American football player born on 12th September 1985. He is known for his football career, which he began when he was 9, and his marriage to Kim Zolciak. Due to his high income, most people tend to question his net worth. Let’s look at his major aspects, such as net worth, work, family, and many more.
Real name: Kroy Biermann
Celebrity Name: Kroy Biermann
Age: 36 years
Date of Birth: 12th September 1985
Place of Birth: Hardin, Montana United States
Profession: American Football Player
Net worth: $5.5Million
Marital Status: In a relationship
Early Life of Kroy Biermann
He was born in Hardin, Montana, as Kroy Evan Biermann to Kathy Biermann and Keith. He schooled at Hardin High School. At that stage, he earned 3 letters in football, and that is where he began his love for football. He also earned 2 letters in tracks and three in wrestling.
He was one of the top-ranking wrestlers at the A level, and he was second in the state as both senior and Junior. Kroy received much recognition as the captain of the wrestling team.
In 2002 and 2003, he was selected first-team all-conference at running back.
He graduated skillfully and later joined the University of Montana.
College Profession of Kroy Biermann
He played in 52 career games at the University of Montana before playing 14 of 15 games in 2004 as a freshman. In 2007, he was the Big Sky Defensive MVP after accumulating 70 tackles and five fumbles during the senior season.
Age, Height, and Weight
Today 20th April 2021, he is 36 years old, born on 12th September 1985. His weight is 118kg and 1.91m tall.
In 2008, his career began when he was selected in the 5TH round in the NFL Draft by Atlanta Falcons. In 2009, he started the season on a fast note for the Falcons by winning two sacks, forced a holding Cal, and forced a fumble.
The same year Biermann scored his first NFL touchdown in a night game on Monday in New Orleans Saints. A year later, he tipped a pass by Jake to return the ball, making him have the second touchdown.
In 2013 he suffered a torn Achilles tendon, and he missed the rest of the season. However, he was offered a new contract by the Falcons ($1.295Million contract) in 2015, right after recovering from the Achilles tendon surgery. The contract came along with a $500,000 bonus and a $500,000 salary. He played for the Falcons for eight years.
In 2016, he signed a one-year contract with Buffalo Bills, and two weeks Kroy was cut off. The contract signed also included an average annual salary of $885,000.
Net worth and Salary
He has amassed a huge amount of money through his career in Pro Football. Kroy’s peak salary was $2.5Million per year. As for 2021, his net worth at the age of 36 years is roughly $5.5Million.
Kroy Biermann owns two properties. In 2011, after their wedding, Kim and Kroybought a mansion in Roswell, Georgia, worth $3.25Million. ( That was the same place they got married)
In 2014, Kroy, Kim, and their six children moved into a new house measuring 17,000 square feet. The house features a state-of-the-art movie theatre, a fully equipped gym, a pool, a basketball court, and a spa.
Personal Life of Kroy Biermann
In May 2010, Kroy engaged in a charity event called ‘Dancing Stars of Atlanta’ in raising funds for Alzheimer’s disease. This was the point he met Kim Zolciak. Kim is a singer and TV personality, and also she appears on the reality TV show ‘Don’t Be Tardy.’
At that time, Kim was a regular cast member of ‘RHOA.’ Their meeting later appeared on season three of ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta.’ In November 2011, the couple got married in Roswell, Georgia. Kash Kade was born in November 2012, and their twins, Kaia and Kane born in November 2013.
In the same year, 2013, Kroy filed formally to adopt Zolciak’s daughters from her previous relationships. They were Brielle and Ariana. Later on, the daughters changed their last names to Biermann.
Awards and Achievements
In 2007, he was the first recipient of the Buck Buchanan Award and the top defensive player in the Football championship at both division and subdivision levels.
Did he retire?
Kroy and Kim spoke to The Daily Dish, and Kim said that Kroy retired from NFL, and currently, he is doing CNN commentating stuff. She thinks that Kroy has not officially retired, and it isn’t worth it, Kroy moving to the next team.
Based on Kroy’s Instagram, it seems that he is supporting and being a champion to Kim’s project by promoting her podcast ‘House of Kim’. Kim earns $125,000 from each episode and, in a whole season, roughly $1.5Million.
Generally, Kroy in one way or another, Kroy has not officially retired, although he has not been signed on by any team lately. His net worth is $5.5Million. Also, being the producer and cast of ‘Don’t Be Tardy.’ he is still earning large amounts of money even if he hasn’t gotten back to football.