Merton Hanks Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Biography of Merton Hanks

Merton Hanks is a former American football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons during the 1990s. He is currently a Senior Associate Commissioner for the Pac-12.

Full NameMerton Edward Hanks
Known As
Merton Hanks
Age52 years
Date of BirthMarch 12, 1968
Zodiac SignN/A
Birth PlaceDallas, Texas, United States

Body Measurement

We are quite unknown about his Body Measurements, Eye Color, Hair Color, Shoe & Dress size, and will update as soon as possible.

Physical Status
6′ 2″
Weight83.9 kg
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Eye ColorN/A
Hair ColorN/A
Shoe SizeN/A
Dress SizeN/A


Our team are quite unknown about the school of Hanks but we have updated his college detail.

College/UniversityThe University of Iowa


Hanks tied a knot to Marva Hanks and his relationship status is married.

College career

Hanks attended Lake Highlands High School, where he was a district track and field champion. He went on to the University of Iowa, earning all-Big Ten honors at cornerback. However, at the NFL scouting combine, his 40-yard dashes were extremely slow, and he was not drafted until the fifth round by the San Francisco 49ers.

Professional career

Despite his low selection, Hanks was selected for four Pro Bowl and three All-Pro teams. He was well known for his interceptions and returns, as well as his unique “chicken dance” celebrations which were later emulated by basketball star Shaquille O’Neal. He was a member of the 1994 San Francisco team that won Super Bowl XXIX. Hanks finished his career with the Seattle Seahawks, retiring in 1999.


We are quite unknown about the family of Merton Hanks. We will be updating the details of his family very soon.


Social Media

Hanks seems active on Instagram, LinkedIn and  Twitter. He frequently uploads his pictures, post, and videos in his authentic Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter account.

Rumors & Controversy/Scandal

There is no any rumors and controversy/scandal of Hanks.

Merton Hanks
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Hanks’s Net Worth

Merton Hanks net worth has been growing significantly in 2019-20. So, how much is his worth? What is Merton Hanks’s salary per year and how rich is he at the age 50 years old? We have estimated Hanks net worth, money, income, and assets for 2019-20 below:

Net Worth in 2020Under Review
Salary in 2020Under Review
Net Worth in 2019N/A
Salary in 2019Under Review
Source of IncomeFootballer