Demaryius Thomas is an American football player who plays wide receiver for the Denver Broncos. By the way, how much is Demaryius Thomas’ worth? To find out that information, you are able to read the following text. Here we will share the net worth of Demaryius Thomas and the professional career of Demaryius Thomas.
Net Worth of Demaryius Thomas
Demaryius Thomas has a net worth of $9.5 million. He was born on December 25, 1987 in Montrose, Georgia where he attended West Laurens High School and played football as well as basketball. Demaryius Thomas was recruited by Georgia, Duke, and Georgia Tech. He was selected to play his college football for Georgia Tech. In 2009, Demaryius Thomas had a breakout season, with 46 receptions for 1,154 yards and eight touchdowns. Then, he led the Yellow Jackets in each of his three seasons on the team.
Demaryius Thomas declared for the 2010 NFL draft, then broke his foot, making him cannot participate in the combine drills. His Wonderlic score was the second highest amongst wide receivers at 34. Demaryius was selected with the 22nd overall pick in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. In 2020, during his NFL debut versus the Seattle Seahawks, Demaryius Thomas had 8 receptions for 97 yards and scored one touchdown in his NFL debut against the Seattle Seahawks. Also, Demaryius Thomas had a great 2011 regular season with 32 receptions for 551 yards and four touchdowns. He would go on to have a breakout year in 2012, with 94 receptions for 1,434 yards and 10 touchdowns. In 2013, during the regular season, Demaryius Thomas had 92 catches for 1430 yards and 14 touchdowns.
Professional career of Demaryius Thomas
The Denver Broncos placed the franchise tag ($12.823 million) on Demaryius Thomas on March 3, 2015. Reports signified that the tag is non-exclusive. It means that Demaryius Thomas can negotiate with other teams, and Denver Broncos have the right to match any offer, or receive two first-round picks as compensation. On July 15, 2015, Demaryius Thomas signed a 5-year contract with Denver Broncos. That deal was similar in structure to Dez Bryant’s contract extension with Dallas Cowboys. Also, Bryant was franchise tagged and signed only hours before Demaryius Thomas.
In 2016 season, Denver Broncos lost quarterbacks Manning, to retirement, and Brock Osweiler to the Houston Texans. Before the 2016 season started, Trevor Siemian was named the starter for the Broncos. Demaryius Thomas recorded six receptions for 100 receiving yards and also a receiving touchdown in a Week 3 29–17 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. In the next games, against the Atlanta Falcons and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Demaryius Thomas scored receiving touchdowns to make 3 consecutive games recording a score. In Week 14 against the Tennessee Titans, he recorded 10 receptions for 126 receiving yards in the 13–10 loss.
After his consecutive 1,000-yard season, Demaryius Thomas was selected to the 2017 Pro Bowl. Thomas played in the game and recorded two receptions for 37 yards in the 20–13 victory for the AFC. Demaryius Thomas finished the 2016 season with 90 receptions for 1,083 receiving yards and five receiving touchdowns. In October, 2018, Denver Broncos traded Thomas and a seventh round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft to the Houston Texans for a fourth and seventh round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.
Demaryius Thomas remained a strong presence for the Denver Broncos although inconsistent quarterback play in the year 2017. Demaryius Thomas’ best statistical game came in Week 6 against the New York Giants on NBC Sunday Night Football. In the 23–10 loss, Thomas had ten receptions for 133 yards. From Weeks 8–10, Thomas recorded three consecutive games with a receiving touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots, and Cincinnati Bengals. He led the team with 83 receptions for 949 yards and five touchdowns as the Broncos struggled to a 5–11 record.
In 2018 season, the Denver Broncos had a new quarterback in Case Keenum. In the first 4 games of the season, Demaryius Thomas totaled 20 receptions for 168 receiving yards and a touchdown. In Week 5, Thomas had his best output of the season to that point with five receptions for 105 receiving yards and a receiving touchdown in a 34–16 loss to the New York Jets.
In his debut with the Texans, Demaryius Thomas had three receptions for 61 receiving yards in the 19–17 victory over the Denver Broncos, his former team. In Week 12, against the Tennessee Titans, Demaryius Thomas recorded 4 receptions for 38 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns in the 34–17 victory. During Week 16, Demaryius Thomas was carted off the field in the second half of a 32–30 loss to Philadelphia with an apparent Achilles injury. On December 24, 2018, it was revealed that Demaryius Thomas suffered a torn Achilles and also was placed on injured reserve. In the 2018 season, combined with his time with the Denver Broncos and Texans, Demaryius Thomas recorded 59 receptions for 677 yards and five touchdowns. Demaryius Thomas was released by the Texans on February 12, 2019.
New England Patriots
On April 16, 2019, Demaryius Thomas signed a one-year contract with the New England Patriots. On August 31, 2019, Demaryius Thomas was released during final roster cuts. Later, on September 2, 2019, Thomas was re-signed on a one-year contract.
New York Jets
Demaryius Thomas was traded to the New York Jets in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft on September 10, 2019. He made his Jets’ debut in a Week 2 loss to the Cleveland Browns. Demaryius Thomas scored his first and only touchdown as a Jet on a 14-yard pass from Sam Darnold in a 22–21 victory over the Miami Dolphins in Week 14. In the 2019 season, Demaryius Thomas appeared in 11 games and recorded 36 receptions for 433 yards and a touchdown. Later, he announced his retirement on June 28, 2021.