Josh Allen Biography
Josh Allen (Full name; Joshua Patrick Allen) is an American football quarterback for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. Previously, he played college football at Wyoming, where he was a bowl game MVP and was selected seventh overall by the Bills in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Josh Allen Age
Josh was born on May 21, 1996, in Firebaugh, California, United States of America. He is 27 years old.
Josh Allen Height
He stands at an average height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m).
Josh Allen Weight
He weighs 237 lb (108 kg).
Josh Allen Family
Josh was born to his caring and supportive parents Lavonne Allen (mother) and Joel Allen (father)in Firebaugh, California, United States. Moreover, Josh has two sisters, Nicala and Makenna, and a brother, Jason.
Josh Allen Education
He attended a junior college, Reedley College where one of the football assistant coaches at the time was married to his cousin. Later he attended the University of Wyoming where he earned a bachelor’s degree in social science in 2017.
Josh Allen Girlfriend
He is currently dating his lovely girlfriend, Hailee Steinfeld. The Buffalo Bills quarterback and the actress were photographed driving in Laguna Niguel, California, after the end of the Bills’ season.
Josh Allen Salary
He earns an average salary of $32.25m per year.
Josh Allen’s Net Worth
Josh has amassed a hefty fortune over the years and has an estimated net worth of $63 million.
Josh Allen Career
The Buffalo Bills drafted him as the seventh overall pick in the draft, trading up from 12th overall with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to make the selection. Josh signed a four-year, fully guaranteed $21 million contract with the Bills. He competed for the starting quarterback position with Nathan Peterman and A. J. McCarron through the offseason and training camp. Despite a quality preseason, Josh began the season as the backup to Peterman after McCarron was traded to the Oakland Raiders.
On September 9, 2018, he made his first regular-season appearance against the Baltimore Ravens after Peterman was benched after posting a 0.0 passer rating. Josh finished with 74 passing yards and 26 rushing yards but the Bills lost 47–3. He was a member of the National FFA Organization through his local chapter at Firebaugh High School. Allen received several awards for his agricultural work and knowledge including a rank in the top four in the nation in diversified crop production of wheat, cotton, and cantaloupe in 2014.