Odell Beckham Jr. Wiki, Bio, Stats, Family, Net Worth, Girlfriend
Odell Cornelious Beckham Jr. is an American football wide receiver for the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was a 2013 Second-Team All-SEC selection with the LSU Tigers and also received the 2013 Paul Hornung Award, presented to the most versatile player in the nation.
Beckham was born on November 5, 1992 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is currently 26 years old at a height of 5 ft. 11 in. Beckham’s father, Odell Beckham was a running back for LSU. His mother Heather Van Norman was a track runner. Beckham also has a younger brother named Kordell and a sister named Jasmine.
Beckham attended Isidore Newman School in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he was a letterman in football, basketball, and track .He was an excellent athlete like his mother. He even played soccer and considered David Beckham his childhood idol.
Beckham was rated as the No. 6 wide receiver by the Rivals.com. He was paired with Jarvis Landry as a dynamic wide receiver duo at LSU. He was selected by the New York Giants with the 12th overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He was the third wide receiver of the year and made his debut against Atlanta Falcons. He had at least 90 yards receiving in all five games in November, setting an NFL rookie record for a calendar month. He stared in many of the coming seasons leading his team to victory and saving them from terrible losses. He won many awards on his journey especially with the New York Giants franchise.
Beckham is a multi-talented lad who has played in all kinds of positions on the field .He even attempted to establish a new world record for the most one-handed catches made in a minute with New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees. He did break the previous record of 10 as he caught 33 passes but this record did not last for long. Beckhams entire worth marks up to $95 Million.