Kene Nwangwu Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, Net Worth, Minnesota Vikings

Kene-Nwangwu

Kene Nwangwu Biography

Kene Nwangwu is an American football player playing for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL) as a running back. He played college football for the Iowa State Cyclones.

Kene played for the Iowa State Cyclones of Iowa State University from 2016 to 2020. He led the Big 12 Conference in kickoff returns and kickoff return yards in the 2016 season. Due to an Achilles injury, he used a redshirt for the 2017 season.

Kene Nwangwu Age

Kene Nwangwu was born on 9 February 1998, in Frisco, Texas, United States. He is 25 years old.

Kene Nwangwu Height

Nwangwu stands at an average height of 6 ft 1 inches (1.85 m).

Kene Nwangwu Education

He played college football for the Iowa State Cyclones. Kene played for the Iowa State Cyclones of Iowa State University from 2016 to 2020.

Kene Nwangwu Family

Kene was born and raised in Frisco, Texas, United States by his loving and caring parents. However, information regarding his family members is under review and this section will be updated as soon as possible.

Kene Nwangwu Wife

He is married to his pretty wife Katlyn. The couple welcomed their first child on Feb. 9, 2022, at 5:34 p.m.

Kene Nwangwu Salary

Kene earns an average annual salary of $1,058,200.

Kene Nwangwu Net Worth

Nwangwu has an estimated net worth of $ 1 million – $ 5 million.

Kene Nwangwu Career

Nwangwu was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth round, 119th overall, of the 2021 NFL Draft. On May 15, 2021, he signed his rookie contract with Minnesota, worth $4.23 million with a $752K signing bonus.

He was named to the Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie Team. In Week 12 of the 2022 season against the New England Patriots, Kene had another kickoff return for a 97-yard touchdown, earning NFC Special Teams Player of the Week.[15] His 35 total kick returns in 2022 tied with Keisean Nixon for the lead in the NFL.

 Overall, he appeared in all 17 games in a special teams role for the Vikings in the 2022 season. On August 30, 2023, Nwangwu was placed on injured reserve. He was activated on October 18.

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