Deebo Samuel is an American football wide receiver who plays for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). Previously, he played college football at South Carolina and was drafted by the 49ers in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He holds the record for most rushing touchdowns in a single season (2021) by any wide receiver in the history of the NFL.
Deebo Samuel was born on 15th January 1996 and as of 2022, he is merely 26 years old. He went to Chapman High School in Inman, South Carolina where he began his football career under the coach of Mark Hodge. He played as a senior and led his team to the semifinals of the AAA playoffs. Deebo had a total of 166 catches, 2,751 yards, and 36 touchdowns during his career. Also, he won the high school sports report class AAA offensive player of the year and stood for the opportunity to play with the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas. He was rated as a three-star recruit by the 247 composites. He showed his interest and later became committed to the University of South Carolina to play college football.
Deebo Samuel Career
During the season-opening of the year 2021, Samuel dug the name of the team for an overall 41-33 victory over the Detroit Lions. He caught nine passes and rushed for 189 yards and one touchdown. In Week 8, he made six catches for 171 yards with a win over the Bears with an overall score of 33-22. Later, he earned the NFC Offensive Player of the Week Award. In Week 10, he made overall five catches and rushed for 97 yards with the earning of five carries for 36 yards and two touchdowns with an overall score of 31-10 and a win over the Rams. Due to this, he earned the second NFC Offensive Player of the Week honor.
Deebo was elected to the Pro Bowl for 2021. Through Week 17, he had rushing touchdowns of 10+ yards. In Week 8, he stood against the Rams and threw a 24 yards touchdown pass, ran for a 16-yard touchdown, and totaled around 164 yards. He finished the season with 77 receptions, 1405 receiving yards, 6 receiving touchdowns, 59 finishing attempts (on the ground), 365 rushing yards, and 8 rushing touchdowns. While the team stood against Dallas Cowboys in the wild card round, Deebo Samuel had three passes for 38 yards and 72 rushing yards with one touchdown with the win over the Cowboys with an overall score of 23-17.
Deebo Samuel Biography
|Real Name||Tyshun “Deebo” Samuel Sr.|
|Birth Date||15 January 1996|
|Age (as of 2022)||26 Years|
|Birth Place||Inman, South Carolina, United States|
|Profession||Football Wide Receiver|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 11” – in Centimeters – 180 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 98 kg – in Pounds – 215 lbs|
|Shoe Size||12 (U.S.)|
|Mother||Precious Martin (Stepmother)|
|School||Chapman High School|
|College||University of South Carolina|
|Marital Status||In Relation|
|Who is his girlfriend?||Mahogany Jones|
Deebo Samuel welcomed his first child on 27th December 2021. His partner gave birth to a baby boy at around 10:05 am according to the mother’s Instagram story. The parents shared the image of the baby on social media and announced their new role on Twitter. The couple is yet to confirm the name of the baby but Samuel has already named the baby “My Jr.” Mahogany Jones is the recent girlfriend of Debbo Samuel and the mother of the child.
She is a public figure on social media and is also featured as the reality TV star as she appeared on the MTV Wild’N Out. Mahogany Jones is the owner of a clothing line named “Shades of Mahogany”. The brand’s website describes her as a native of North Carolina who was always keen and interested to join the field of fashion and art since her days in high school. She pursued her passion for being a model and then an entrepreneur and attained a degree in Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics. She received her degree of Bachelors from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.
Deebo Samuel Net Worth
Deebo Samuel was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the second round and the 36th overall pick in the 2019 NFL draft. He signed a four-year contract with the 49ers on 25th July 2019. He has been guaranteed the signing amount of $7 million including $3 million as the signing bonus, $4 million as the guaranteed amount, and the annual salary of $1 million.