Khyiris Tonga Biography
Khyiris Tonga is an American football player playing for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL) as a nose tackle. He played college football at BYU and was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the seventh round of the 2021 NFL Draft.
Initially committed to Utah after high school, He flipped to BYU after former Oregon State defensive coordinator Kalani Sitake was named the Cougars’ head coach while Tonga was serving his two-year mission.
Khyiris Tonga Age
Khyiris Tonga was born on 7 July 1996, in West Valley City, Utah, United States. He is 27 years old.
Khyiris Tonga Height
Tonga stands at an average height of 6 ft 4 inches (1.93 m).
Khyiris Tonga Family
Khyiris was born and raised in West Valley City, Utah, 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.
Khyiris Tonga Wife
He has not gone in public regarding his marital status, however, a review is ongoing and this section will be updated as soon as possible.
Khyiris Tonga Salary
Khyiris earns a salary of $940,000, including a $0 signing bonus.
Khyiris Tonga Net Worth
Tonga has an estimated net worth of $ 1 million.
Khyiris Tonga Career
After a strong junior season where he made 45 tackles, Khyiris was expected to be an NFL draft prospect but announced he would return for his senior season.
He was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the seventh round, 250th overall, of the 2021 NFL Draft. On June 2, 2021, Khyiris signed his four-year rookie contract with Chicago. He was waived by the Bears on August 31, 2022.
On September 5, 2022, He was signed to the practice squad of the Atlanta Falcons. On October 5, 2022, Tonga was signed by the Minnesota Vikings off the Falcons practice squad.