Andrus Peat is an American football guard for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Stanford. Moreover, as a high school senior, he was considered the best college football recruit by Sporting News. He committed to Stanford on February 1, 2012.
High school career
Peat attended Corona del Sol High School in Tempe, Arizona, where he was a letterman in football, basketball and track. In basketball, he played as a center, leading his basketball team to win the Division 1 state championship as a senior. Moreover, in track & field, Peat competed as a shot putter and discus thrower.
By May 2011, Peat received 38 scholarship offers from college football teams. As of December 2011, Scout.com ranks him as a five-star recruit and the second-best offensive tackle in his class, Rivals.com rates him as a five-star recruit and the third-best offensive tackle in his class, and ESPN grades him out at 83 overall and the 16th-best player in his class. Likewise, he was considered the best recruit in his class by Sporting News. He committed to Stanford on February 1, 2012.
As a freshman, Peat played in 13 games and averaged 20 snaps per game. He started all 14 games as a sophomore in 2013. As a junior in 2014, he won the Morris Trophy and was named an All-American. After his junior season, Peat entered the 2015 NFL Draft.
At the 2015 NFL Combine, commentator Mike Mayock appraised Peat’s 40-yard dash, “He’s got dancing feet with that lower body, it’s unbelievable. Look at that body. Look at that bubble butt.” On April 30, 2015, Peat was selected with the 13th pick by the New Orleans Saints in the 2015 NFL draft.
On May 21, 2015, he reached an agreement with the Saints on a four-year, $11.39 million contract. It also included a $6.54 million signing bonus and is fully guaranteed. Moreover, he began the 2015 season as a backup offensive guard. On September 20, 2015, he received his first career start at left guard in a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. During a week 6 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons, Peat suffered a leg injury that would force him out of action for the next 3 games. Likewise, he finished his rookie campaign with 8 starts and played in 12 games. Throughout the season he split starts with offensive guard Tim Lelito.
Peat is the son of former offensive guard Todd Peat, who played for nine seasons in the National Football League for the St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals and Los Angeles Raiders. His older brother, Todd, Jr., is a former defensive tackle for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. His younger brother, Cassius Peat, is a defensive end for the Virginia Cavaliers. He has 6 siblings.
According to Wikipedia, Forbes, IMDb & Various Online resources, famous Football Player Andrus Peat’s net worth is $83 Million at the age of 25 years old. He earned the money being a professional Football Player. He is from Arizona.
- Full Name: Andrus Jamerson Peat
- Date of Birth: November 4, 1993
- Age: 26 years
- Birth Place: Mesa, Arizona, United States
- Height: 2.01 m
- Weight: 143 kg
- Current team: New Orleans Saints (#75 / Tackle)
- Education: Corona Del Sol High School, Stanford University
- Parents: Todd Peat Sr., Jana Peat
- Position: Guard
- High school: Corona del Sol (Tempe, Arizona)
- College: Stanford
- NFL Draft: since 2015 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13
- Net Worth: N/A
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