Everson Griffen Net Worth 2021: Income, Salary, Career, Bio

Everson Griffen is an American Football player who plays defensive end for the Minnesota Vikings team at the National Football League also known as the NFL. He was born on December 22, 1987, and he has an estimated net worth of $20 million. Everson started playing football in his college days and was selected to play for the Minnesota Vikings at the 2010 NFL draft. He signed a 10-year contract with the Vikings and then was then signed by the famous Dallas Cowboys in 2020.

He was then taken to the Lions team and in the year 2021, he was taken back with the Minnesota Vikings. Today in this post we are going to tell you about Everson Griffen, his net worth, his income, salary, and some other facts about him. So, let’s get started.

Everson Griffen Net Worth

Full Name:Everson Griffen
Net Worth:$20 Million
Country:United States
Born:December 22, 1987
Salary:$1 Million
Last Updated:2021

Everson Griffen Net Worth Growth

Net Worth in 2021$20 Million
Net Worth in 2020$18 Million
Net Worth in 2019$17 Million
Net Worth in 2018$16 Million
Net Worth in 2017$15 Million

Early Life

Everson Griffen was born on 22 December 1987. As of 2021, he is about 33 years old. He was born in the American state of Arizona. There is not much information about his parents. However, he went to Agua Fria High School. He always had an interest in football right from his school days. He played for his school football team called the Owls High Football Team. Terrell Suggs was Everson’s hero and he looked up to him. He received a lot of honors such as Prep Star 100 and Super Prep player of the Year all of which fetched him a lot of attention. He was then selected by the US Army All American Bowl in the year 2007.


In 2009, Everson announced that he would enter the NFL Draft 2010. He played well in the selection rounds and was selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2010 NFL Draft. In the initial five games, he did nothing but he finished the last 11 games of the season with 11 solo tackles. He played for the Vikings for the next 10 years till 2020. During his time as a defensive, he played major roles in the victory of the team in various games and NFL seasons. In the year 2020, he opted out of the contract with Vikings.

He was then signed up by the Dallas Cowboys on 16 August 2020. Everson was happy with joining the cowboys since he grew up as a big fan of the Cowboys team and was named after one of their players. He played for the cowboys for about two months after which he was traded to the Detroit Lions in October 2020. On 23 August 20201, Everson was brought back by the Minnesota Vikings.

Latest News

Everson Griffen came into the news in September 2021, when he crashed his car to avoid a deer on the road leading to him suffering a concussion. On 24 November 2021, he released a series of disturbing Instagram posts where he said that there was someone in his house trying to kill him. He also went on to post a video where he was seen firing a pistol saying “I’m in my house. N—Trying to pop me.” While nobody was hurt in the firing.

The video also shows Everson stating that he got the gun with the help of David Cook and that he has a license to use them. The news spread like wildfire and when the authorities tried to reach Everson, he did not open the door for hours. While police have confirmed that there were no intruders at his home, he has been taken by an ambulance to give him proper care.

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Net Worth$20 Million
NameEverson Griffen
Height(1.8 m)
Weight80KG (Approx)
Date Of BirthDecember 22, 1987
BirthplaceUnited States
Income$1 Million (Annual)

Personal Life

Everson Griffen is married to Tiffany. The couple has three children from the marriage. His nickname is ‘Freak.’ He was once caught in a state of being intoxicated in a public setup and was arrested for the same. He was even caught with an invalid driver’s license. In September 2018, Everson was involved in a tiff with the staff at Hotel Ivy when he threatened to shoot them because they did not let him in his room. After the latest incident of Everson firing guns, Minnesota Vikings have reportedly told that they would consider the well-being of him and his family first and only then have him return to the field.

Wealth Dependency

Everson Griffen is said to have signed a contract with Minnesota Viking for a whopping $1.75 million per year. He has also played for various other teams in the NFL. They all contribute to his wealth. He has a net worth of $15 – $20 million, all of which he has earned by playing football. There is not much information about him endorsing brands or other sources of income.


As of 2021, Everson Griffen has an estimated net worth of $20 million. He earns primarily from his career as a football player and Everson Griffen signed a 1 year, $1,075,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including an average annual salary of $1,075,000. In 2021, Griffen will earn a base salary of $1,075,000. He has been in the news after a series of Instagram posts he had posted where he spoke about someone trying to kill him in his house and he also fired a gunshot. He has been under care and there were no causalities involved in the firing.

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