Orlando Scandrick is an NFL icon playing for Philadelphia Eagles. Specifically, he plays as a cornerback. The National Football League (NFL) star can also hop in as a wide receiver as well.
Dallas Cowboys drafted him in the fifth round of 2008 NFL Draft. Likewise, he played football since his high school and participated in multiple teams across his journey. Certainly, he is a hard worker doing everything to achieve his success.
Here you will know all about Orlando Scandrick personal life, salary, career, and net worth.
Orlando was born on February 10, 1987, in Torrance, California. His mother is La Tonya Scandrick but there is no public information about his father.
A local boy from California spent most of the childhood in his home soil. Indeed, he completed his high school at Los Alamitos. Afterward, he joined Boise State University for college studies.
Not much of information about his childhood is available but seems like he had some decent childhood days. Above all, he worked hard to introduce himself as one of the best players in the NFL today.
Along with a successful career in hand, he has a decent off-the-pitch life. His personal life is complicated and is subject to media talk over the years. One of these talks also includes Draya Michele.
Draya is an American model and Actress. She is a notable fashion designer and socialite personality. She is popular for reality series VH1 basketball Wives L.A. Likewise, she also appeared in the music video for Nicki Minaj, Kayne West, Jay-Z Usher, and The Game.
Draya In the meantime, Draya Michele is the fiance of the star. They had in and out relationships over the years. Unsurprisingly, Orlando doesn’t let her go with a recent second proposal for marriage.
On August 30, 2018, Draya posted a picture of herself and star Kendel Jenner on Instagram. In fact, Orlando took time to propose her for marriage through a comment in the post. Apparently, she accepted the proposal.
The couple has 3 children together. They conceived son Jru Scandrick followed by 2 daughters Taylor Scandrick and Tatyana Scandrick.
— Orlando Scandrick (@OScandrick) April 10, 2019
Orlando played American football since his high school days. He played for Los Alamitos as a wide receiver and cornerback back in high school.
Likewise, he also contributed as a cornerback to Bloise State University where he studied with athlete scholarship. Despite his college football, his professional career started in 2008.
The star participated at NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Despite his thumb injury, he completed fourth among all combine players in the 40-yard dash.
He played for Dallas Cowboys from 2008 to 2017. Afterward, he joined Washington Redskins briefly in 2018 followed by Kansas City Chiefs.
Finally, in 2019, he signed for Philadelphia Eagles with a long-term contract.
Consequently, he has a record of 450 total tackles. Likewise, 9 forced fumbles and interceptions. He has a staggering record of 11.5 sacks during his career till date.
— NFL Network (@nflnetwork) July 6, 2019
Orlando Scandrick had a signing bonus of $600,000 both 2018 and 2019 and has salary based on his cap hits. In the year 2018, he earned dead cap hit of $2 million. Likewise, in 2019, the amount has already reached $1.6 million.
As per the public sources, Orlando’s net worth at present outstretches up to $17 million by 2019. The value is inclining with his career still in progress.