Michael Carter is an American football player who plays as the running back for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). Prior to that, Michael played college football in North Carolina.
In his college freshman season, Michael rushed for 559 yards on 97 carries and 8 touchdowns. As a sophomore, he registered the stats of 597 rushing yards with two touchdowns.
Michael ended his junior season with three touchdowns for 1,003 rushing yards and 21 receptions for 154 yards with two touchdowns. In his junior season, Michael got named third team All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).
Michael was honored with Doak Walker Award and Paul Hornung Award watchlists before the start of his senior career. The young running back started his football career playing for the Navarre High School.
Let’s learn about Michael Carter age, draft, stats, salary, contract, parents, height, dating, and other facts.
Michael Carter Wiki; Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height
Michael Carter was born on 7 May 1999 in Navarre, Florida, the United States. He is now 23 years of age. With American nationality, Michael holds African-American ethnicity.
Talking about his family, Michael was raised by his father, Tony Carter, who played as a running back at South Carolina State. He has two brothers named Dwayne Carter and Joshua Carter.
Michael pictured with his parents (Source: Twitter)
Michael’s older brother, Dwayne played for Independence Community College and Harding University. Likewise, his younger brother, Joshua, plays as a running back at South Alabama.
About 5 feet and 8 inches (1.73 meters) tall in height, Michael attended Navarre High School in Navarre, Florida. Following that, he enrolled at the University of North Carolina.
Michael Carter NFL Draft and Stats; How Much Is His Salary?
Michael was selected by the New York Jets as the 107th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2021 NFL Draft on 1 May 2021. Eventually, he penned a four-year rookie contract worth $4,287,368 with the Jets on 4 June 2021.
Michael was picked by the New York Jets in the 2021 NFL Draft (Source: Instagram)
His contract includes a signing bonus of $807,368 and an average annual salary of $1,071,842. Based on that, Michael is set to receive a salary of $825,000 in the 2022 season.
Michael made his debut for the Jets in Week 3 of his rookie season in 2021. He then scored his first career touchdown in Week 4 in a 27-24 win over the Tennessee Titans. Michael completed his rookie season with 147 carries for 639 rushing yards and four rushing touchdowns.
Is Michael Carter Dating Anyone?
Michael seems single as of now. The player hasn’t revealed anything related to his dating and relationship affair in public.
Michael is active on Instagram with over 49.9K followers. However, he doesn’t post much on his Instagram account.