Blake Corum is a college football player playing as a running back for the Michigan Wolverines. He is a young football player and has won several tournaments like Chicago Tribune Silver Football and was rewarded as a unanimous All-American in 2022. He made 18 touchdowns and ran for 1400 yards. Blake is also a candidate to win the prestigious award Heisman Trophy.
Blake Corum Wikipedia
Blake Corum was born on 25th Nov 2000, in Marshal, Virginia. He went to St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, Maryland. Blake Corams, parents are Kristin Corams and James Corams. His father James went on to have a successful football career of his own, playing for the Los Angeles Rams in the 1980s.
Blake started loving the game of football because of his father too. His mother, Kristin Corum, played a key role in supporting Blake’s dreams and aspirations and encouraging him to pursue his goals without giving up.
When Blake became a senior he rushed for 1438 yards and had 22 touchdowns. For his contribution, his team came 4th in the national ranking. He was rewarded as Gatorade Player of the Year in Maryland during the 2019-20 year and also as a Baltimore Sun’s Offensive Player of the Year.
Blake Corum Career
Blake was enrolled at the University of Michigan and appeared in 5 games as a freshman and ran for 50 net yards on an average of 2.2 yards per carry. In his first two games of 2021, he rushed for 282 yards. He had one of his best games against Washington and had 171 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns.
In the month of September, he recorded his third straight 100-yard rushing and became the first player in Michigan to do so since Denard Robinson in 2011. He is also the first player since Mike Hart in 2007 to start a season with three 100-yard games.
As a young athlete, he started breaking records. On September 17, 2022, in a game against UConn, he tied Michigan’s modern-era record with five rushing touchdowns. On Sept. 10, The 24, Corum ran for more yards than ever before.
He ran for 243 yards which makes it more yards than any Michigan player since 2010. Blake ran for more yards in the next few games against Iowa, Indiana, Penn State, and Michigan State. He was named the best offensive player in the Big Ten for two weeks.
In the 11th game against Illinois had a knee injury and had to miss two games for the injury. He finished seventh in the voting for the best player in college football, won the Big Ten Player of the Year award, and was unanimously named an All-American. On Jan, 23 he announced he was going to stay for another year at Michigan.
Blake Corum Biography
|Real Name||Blake Nolan Corum|
|Birth Date||25 November 2000|
|Age (as of 2023)||22 Years|
|Birth Place||Marshall, Virginia, United States|
|Profession||Football Quarterback Player|
|College||University of Michigan|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 173 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 97 kg – in Pounds – 213 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Marital Status||In Relation|
|Who is his girlfriend?||Makiah Shipp|
Blake is dating Makia Shipp, who is a youth advocate. She was born on 21st August 2002 and Shipp also received recognition from Detroit for her outstanding performance at this early age. Blake shares pictures with Makia Shipp on Instagram. They have been in a relationship since early 2022.
Blake uses social media like Instagram and Twitter. He has almost 115k followers on Instagram. His followers are growing rapidly on social media and he is gaining a lot of popularity. He posts pictures of his games, training, partner, and friends. He has 54.6k followers on Twitter where he tweets about his games.
Blake Corum Net Worth
Blake earns for playing football and also he does endorsements via NIL contract. The Wolverines football star has signed with major brands such as Bon Bon Bon, Bose, Wolverine Boots, The M Den, Michigan Army National Guard, Next Gen Camps, Yoke Gaming, and many others.