The National Football League is home to professional football player Justin Tucker. He represents the Baltimore Ravens as their placekicker. He went to Austin, Texas’s Westlake High School. He played three positions for the Westlake Chaparral: wide receiver, safety, and placekicker. He enrolled at the University of Texas after finishing high school, where he majored in music and played football for the Texas Longhorns.
He made the game-winning field goal with a few seconds remaining in a 2011 match between Texas A&M University and the University of Texas to give his team the victory and move them up to the No. 25 ranking at the time. He was chosen by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2012 NFL Draft as an undrafted free agent.
Tucker made history in the 2013 game at Ford Field in Detroit against the Detroit Lions by kicking a field goal in each of the decades of the 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, and 60s. He accepted a franchise offer in March 2016 that would have earned him $4.5 million. He agreed to a four-year, $16.8 million contract extension in July of that same year.
He agreed to a second contract extension in April 2019 that would keep him under contract until the 2023 season. With a $12 million guarantee, this contract was worth $23.05 million over four years. He agreed to a $4 million, four-year deal with the Ravens on August 8, 2022, elevating his salary to the top of the league for kickers.
Who Is Justin Tucker Sister, Samantha Tucker?
Samantha Tucker is known as the sister of football player, Justin Tucker. She keeps a low profile so there is nothing else known about her aside her name.