A well-known professional American football player in the National Football League is Drake London. For the Atlanta Falcons football club, he is a wide receiver. He is 1.93 m tall and 97 kg in weight. His high school education and football career were both completed at Moorpark High School in Moorpark, California.
He amassed 1,089 yards and 12 touchdowns on 62 receptions as a senior on the football team. After graduating from high school, he pledged to play basketball and football for the University of Southern California (USC). He participated in collegiate football with the USC Trojans from 2019 to 2021.
He started nine out of the thirteen games he played in as a true freshman in college and hauled in 39 passes for 567 yards and five scores. In three games as a freshman, he participated as a basketball player and grabbed three rebounds. One of the squad’s top receivers, he joined the football team again in 2020 as a sophomore. In 2021, he won the award for Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year.
He suffered a fractured right ankle during the eighth game of the 2021 season, making him out for the remainder of the year. He announced his intent to enter the NFL Draft in 2022 after the 2021 season. In the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft, Atlanta Falcons selected London with the eighth overall pick.
How Much Does Drake London Make?
Drake London earns an average annual salary of $5.4 million per his four-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons.