Josh Ball is an offensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League. He was born on May 15, 1998, and currently plays for the team.
In 2021, the Dallas Cowboys selected Ball in the fourth round of the National Football League Draft. He attended Marshall University for his college football career.
Ball grew up in Fredericksburg, Virginia. At Stafford Senior High School, where he played football, he went to school.
While he was a senior, he earned All-State and All-Conference honours while starting at left tackle and earning the position.
While he was a junior, he was an important reserve on the offensive line for the team and played in 13 games overall, making one start.
Because of the widespread COVID-19 pandemic in the year 2020, the football season consisted of only ten games for seniors.
The SARS-CoV-2 virus, which is responsible for the pandemic, was found in his system by testing. In 2019, he made the decision to switch schools and enroll at Marshall University rather than go back to Florida State University.
The Dallas Cowboys picked up Ball in the fourth round of the 2021 NFL Draft, making the selection the 138th overall.
On May 20, 2021, he put his name on the dotted line for his rookie contract. At the beginning of the new season, on September 2, 2021, he was transferred to the injured reserve list.
How Much Does Josh Ball Make?
The total compensation for Josh Ball is $415,000, which includes a signing bonus of $124,836.