As reported, Bo Jackson net worth is now estimated to be $ 15.8 million. Over the subsequent years, he has played both football and baseball, thus adding millions to his bank account. In 1990, he appeared on “Bo Knows”advertising campaign, along with Bo Diddley and soon became popular beyond sports.
Again in 2007, his name surfaced as Nike released their new shoes honoring Bo Jackson. The new pair was based on the previous Nike products such as “Medicine Ball Trainer III” and “Trainer 91”.
Jackson got his initial fame while he started playing for Auburn Tigers football team in the 1980s. Over the years, he played many games and also set many SEC records to his name.
|Weight||230 lbs (104.33 kg)|
|Height||6 ft (1.85 m)|
|Nicknames||Vincent Edward Jackson|
|Bo Jackson net worth||$ 15.8 million|
Born in Bessemer, Alabama, on November 30, 1962, Jackson was named after his mother’s favorite actor, “Vince Edwards”. He did his schooling from McCalla and then on a football scholarship, he attended Auburn University. Prior to that with his good scores, he was asked to join New York Yankees however, he decided to attend college first. While studying at the university, it was clear that he would be a tremendous sportsman as his teacher noticed his unique style of playing.
With Linda, his wife, Jackson has three children – Morgan, Nicholas and Garrett. At present, the family has their house in Burr Ridge, Illinois.
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In 2007, along with John Cangelosi, he partnered to form the Bo Jackson Elite Sports Complex, a sports dome facility in Illinois. Aart from this 88,000-square-foot complex, he has also invested in other ventures, including “N’Genuity” etc.
In 2011, he was given NCAA Silver Anniversary Award for his accomplishment as a good sportsman.