| Date of Birth :|| Apr 20th, 1991
| Age :||28 Years old
Short Bio and Age
According to Luke Kuechly bio, he was born on April 20, 1991 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Luke Kuechly age is 28 years now. He holds an American nationality. Luke belongs to White ethnicity. His birth sign is Taurus.
Networth and Salary
Luke Kuechly has an estimated networth of $24 m. His average annual salary is $12.36 m. Luke Kuechly attended St. Xavier high school where he was active in sports. Luke played football. Luke Kuechly is one of the best defensive players in recent years. Like most professional footballers, Luke Kuechly began playing football in high school at St. Xavier in Cincinnati. He continued in college playing for Boston College, as a linebacker. His impressive stats saw him enter the 2012 draft, he got picked ninth overall by the Carolina Panthers.
Luke staged an impressive rookie season recording the highest tackles. He won the Associated Press 2012 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year award and also won the Pro Football Weekly’s Defensive Rookie of the Year award.
Despite being flawed by an occasional concussion, Luke Kuechly has managed to develop his play as the years walk by. In 2015, Luke signed a five-year, $62 million contract extension with the Panthers, making him the highest-paid linebacker by average salary. The deal included $19 million signing bonus and a $6 million roster bonus.
Athletic genes run in the Kuechly family. Both of his parents Tom and Eileen Kuechly who grew up in Cincinnati were athletes in their time. Thus, they influenced their son’s interest in sports and also helped to guide him through.
Luke’s father Tom played soccer from high school and continued in college. During his four years 1979 – 1983 at Xavier University, he played as a goalie. On the other hand, his mother Eileen in high school played basketball and volleyball. However, she began to play less after enroling at the University of Cincinnati.
After college, Tom Kuechly began working for his family’s J&N Auto Electric, a company began
by his father in 1954. The company is a large automotive after-market distributor with at least 125 workers on its payroll. Two years on the job, Tom through a mutual friend would meet Eileen who would become his future wife. The newly-weds settled in Evendale in north Cincinnati where they began building a family together.
Is Luke Kuechly Married? Who is his Wife?
Luke Kuechly is married to his longtime girlfriend, Shannon Reilly. He started dating with her in 2012, the same year he went professional. The couple shares many things in common. They both were from a Catholic family. Shannon attended an all-girls Catholic school Saint Ursula Academy in Cincinnati. Secondly, they are both athletic. Like his father did, Luke Kuechly found love in the eyes of an athletic woman. During her school years Shannon played club field hockey. She also played lacrosse starting from her 6th grade and was the assistant captain.
After high school, she proceeded to the University of Cincinnati where she majored in biology and minored in chemistry. Shannon graduated in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree. In between her college education in 2012, Shannon enroled at the Danish Institute for Studying Abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark where she studied medical practice and policy.
Shannon has been working in the medical field since 2010 the year she graduated from high school. From 2015 to 2017, she attended Gardner-Webb University, graduating with a Masters in Physician assistant studies. Following graduation, Shannon began working as a physician assistant at Ortho Carolina.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Luke Kuechly height is 6 ft 3 inch. His weight is 107 kg. His body measurements are not available now.
Wiki and Social Media
Luke Kuechly is highly active on social sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Luke has a huge fans following him in such media. Luke frequently posts his recent pictures on Instagram also. More info about his personal and professional life can be found on Luke Kuechly Wikipedia page and other wiki sites.