Lachavious Simmons is an offensive tackle and guard for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. Lachavious Simmons was born on September 12, 1996, and currently plays for the Cardinals.
He attended Tennessee State University for his college football career. Simmons, who was born in Selma, Alabama, began his collegiate career at Tennessee State as a junior in 2018, starting six games as a left guard.
During the 2019 season, he started a total of 12 games at left guard and left tackle, contributing to an offense that amassed more than 400 yards in each contest. Simmons was chosen for the first-team all-conference for the Ohio Valley Conference.
Additionally, he participated in the all-star game for the Hula Bowl. In the seventh round of the 2020 NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected Simmons with the 227th overall pick, making him the team’s first overall pick.
The draft chose only one player from his historically black college or university. He was that player. On July 21, 2020, he became a member of the team after signing a rookie contract with them.
Simmons was placed on the Bears’ practice squad after being released from the active roster on August 30, 2022.
Simmons joined the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad after signing a contract with the team on September 20, 2022.
How Much Does Lachavious Simmons Make?
The total annual compensation for Lachavious Simmons is $895,000, which includes no signing bonus.