Aaron Donald is a very popular soccer player. Aaron Donald plays a defensive tackle and was drafted 13th overall by the St. Louis Ram in the 2014 NFL Draft. While anchoring the University of Pittsburgh’s defense, he won the 2013 Outland Trophy for the NCAA’s top center back.
Aaron Donald was born on May 23, 1991 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. From now on he is 30 years old and he was born under the sign of Gemini. He also follows Christianity and is of American nationality. While possessing African American ethnicity.
Similarly, Donald’s father is named Archie Donald, who was a college football player and had dreams of getting drafted into the NFL. While his mother’s name is Anita Goggins. He also has two siblings, Akita Donald and Archie Donald.
training and career entry
Speaking about his educational background, Donald attended Penn Hills High School. As a high school student, he played defense for the Penn Hills Indians. He was named All-State Class AAAA in his final two seasons in his junior and senior years.
And he played four seasons to showcase his football talent at Pittsburgh College. He had 115 solo tackles, 66 assists, 29.5 sacks and 10 passes defended. He also graduated from the University of Pittsburgh on April 27, 2020 with a degree in communications.
On September 7, 2014, Aaron Donald made his NFL debut against the Minnesota Vikings. The game ended in defeat, but Donald made 4 tackles. He was later named NFL All-Rookie of the Year ahead of other big players like Khalil Mack and CJ Mosley.
Aaron was named a 2013 AP First Team All-American and 2013 ACC Defensive Player of the Year. In the 2015 season, the athlete became a two-time NFC Defensive Player of the Week. Similarly, the footballer also received a First-Team All-Pro nomination in the 2016 season. He was also ranked 15th in the 2017 NFL Top 100 Players. And he was named NFL Defensive Player of the Year in 2017.
In 2018, he signed a 6-year contract that made him the highest-paid defensive player in the NFL. He also earned his second NFL Defensive Player of the Year title and assisted his team in the 2018 Super Bowl Championship. He also made his first Super Bowl appearance in 2018, but his team lost to the New England Patriots. Additionally, the footballer made the AP All-Pro First Team in 2019 and was named NFL Defensive Player of the Year.
In the 2019 season, the athlete recorded his first sack of the season on Baker Mayfield in a 20-13 win on the road. Likewise, he recorded two sacks against Josh Allen in the 2020 season, one of which was a strip sack that he later regained during the 35-32 road loss. Later in the 2021 season, he had 3 sacks, 5 tackles, 3 for losses and a pass deflection in a 30-23 away win over the Arizona Cardinals to earn NFC Defensive Player of the Week.
Awards and net worth
Donald is considered one of the greatest defensive players of all time, having earned a record three Defensive Player of the Year Awards and Pro Bowl selections in all eight seasons. He also won the Outland Trophy a year after Texas A&M offensive tackle Luke Joeckel.
In terms of net worth and earnings, Donald has made an impressive amount of money throughout his professional career. Likewise, Aaron Donald a net worth of around 60 million US dollars.
Speaking of the romantic and personal life of Aaron Donald who he is currently engaged to Erica Scherman. Aaron Donald was previously in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend Jaelynn Blakey. They had two children, Jaeda Donald and Archie Jr. Donald. Unfortunately, the duo split in 2019.
body measurement and social media
In terms of his physical stats, Aaron Donald a Height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs about 127 kg. Likewise, the color of his hair is black and his eyes are black.
When it comes to his social media presence, Donald is very active. His Twitter account @AaronDonald has more than 141,000 followers. Likewise his Instagram Account @aarondanald99 has 1.1 million followers.