Nahshon Wright plays cornerback in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. He is 1.93 m tall and 86 kg in weight. He attended James Logan High School, where he participated in football as a wide receiver and cornerback. After graduating from high school, he enrolled at Laney College, where he helped the team capture the 2018 state championship.
He made 12 starts, finished with 17 tackles (1.5 for loss), 4 interceptions, and 3 passes defended, and was named All-Conference. He played college football for the Oregon State Beavers football team after transferring to Oregon State University in 2019. He started 10 of the 12 games he played in as a sophomore, and he recorded 34 tackles and 3 interceptions.
As a junior in 2020, he had 30 tackles, 2 interceptions, 4 passes defensed, and 1 sack in 6 starts. He had six tackles and a pick against the University of California. He recorded seven tackles, a pickpocket, and a pass defense in a game against the University of Oregon. He declared for the NFL draft after the season.
In the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft, Wright was selected by the Dallas Cowboys with the 99th overall pick. He signed a four-year, $4.8 million rookie contract with the Cowboys in July 2021.
How Old Is Nahshon Wright?
Nahshon Wright is 24 years old. He was born on September 23, 1998.