Last Updated on October 27, 2019 by Gowtham
Are you Looking for Darius Slay Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, Salary, Weight etc..? Find the latest complete information. Darius Slay was born on January 01, 1991, in Georgia, USA. He is an American football player. He currently plays as a cornerback for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL).
Darius Slay Age:
27 years 9 months
Darius Slay Birthday:
January 01, 1991
|Birth Place:||Georgia, USA|
Darius Slay Height:
6 Feet (1.83m)
Darius Slay Net worth:
Who is Darius Slay?
Darius Slay is an American football player. He currently plays as a cornerback for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Lions in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft and played college football at Mississippi State University. Slay is nicknamed “Big Play Slay”.
Darius Slay’s Early life, childhood, and education
Darius was born on January 1, 1991, in Brunswick, Georgia, USA. He is the son of Darion Slay. There is no further information about his parents. He has not revealed any information about his childhood life. He is a native of Brunswick, Georgia. Slay attended Brunswick High School. After high school, he attended Itawamba Community College and later transferred to Mississippi State University. His nationality is American and he is of African-American ethnicity.
Darius Slay’s Career, net worth
Darius began his football career while he was at Brunswick High School. At that time, he was an all-state running back and defensive back. He was named All-State by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the following his senior season. He was also chosen for the Georgia North-South All-Star Game. After that, he played at Mississippi State University, where he played for Coach Dan Mullen’s Mississippi State Bulldogs football team in 2011 and 2012. He began playing football at a professional club level in 2013. The Detroit Lionsof the National Football League (NFL) selected him in the second round, with the 36th overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft.
Darius signed with The Lions a four-year rookie contract on May 9, 2013. In July 2016, he signed a four-year, $50.2 million contract extension with $23 million guaranteed. He earned the nickname “Big Play Slay” after he forced a fumble against the Philadelphia Eagles to set up the game-winning field goal and then intercepted Carson Wentz to seal the game. He has an annual salary of 4.1 million. His net worth is undisclosed.
Darius Slay’s Rumors, controversy
Rumors are that Darius has a son with his girlfriend, Jennifer Williams. Currently, there are no other desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life. It seems he is doing best job without harming others and has been a straight person in his life, for which he has not been in any controversy yet.