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Who is Corey Linsley?
Corey Michael Linsley is a professional American football center for the Los Angeles Chargers of the NFL (National Football League). While at college, he played college football at Ohio State. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
How Old Is Corey Linsley?
He is 31 years old as of September 2022, having been born on July 27, 1991, in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. Linsley shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Abby Roberts, Candy Ken, Danny Duncan, iDubbbzTV, Kristina Kika Kim, and many more.
Corey Linsley Family
Who are Corey Linsley’s Parents?
He was born to James Linsley (Father) and Laurie Linsley (Mother).
Does Corey Linsley have Siblings?
There is no news on the internet showing whether he has siblings or was born as an only child. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Corey Linsley Education
He received his high school education at Boardman High School. After high school, he attended Ohio State University.
Corey Linsley Marital Status
He is married to the love of his life, Anna Gilboy, they married in 2016.
Corey Linsley Kids
He and his wife Anna have two sons. However, his kids’ names are not mentioned on the internet.
Corey Linsley High School Career
He attended Barman High School where he earned first-team All-Federal League, All-Northeast Ohio and second-team All-Ohio honors. As a senior, he served as a team captain. And was named to SuperPrep’s Midwest Top 30. As a standout athlete, he lettered all four years in track& field where he was the regional and league champion and a state medalist in the shot put (top three of 19.24 meters as a senior). Moreover, he threw the discus with a top throw of 58.27 meters as a senior. Rivals.com regarded him as a four-star recruit and was listed as the No. 6 offensive guard prospect of his class.
A College Career
After redshirting his initial year at Ohio State, in 2010 he saw limited action in six games mostly as a reserve right guard or tackle. As a sophomore, he appeared as a reserve in ten games. However, he saw significant action on the PAT and field goal teams as a blocker. After playing two seasons at guard, he went on to be designated to succeed All-American center Mike Brewster at the center. He went on to start all 12 games at center and helped the Buckeyes to post a Big Ten-best 37.2 points per game while ranking 2nd in rushing with an average of 242.2 yards per game on the ground.
A Professional Career
A Career with the Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers selected him in the fifth round (161st overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft. And he went on to sign a contract with the Packers on May 15, 2014. Initially, in 2014, Linsley was supposed to be the Packers’ backup center, but an injury to expected starter J.C. Tretter late in the preseason made Linsley the surprise starting center for the regular season.
After Tretter resumed from injury, Linsley continued as the starting center and ended up starting every game during the regular season as well as the 2 playoff games. However, after a lingering hamstring injury, he was placed on Reserve/PUP on September 3, 2016. But he was activated off PUP on November 5, 2016. He went on to sign a three-year $25.5 million contract extension with the Packers on December 30, 2017. This was after starting all 16 games at center in 2017. However, on December 5, 2020, he was placed on injured reserve after suffering a knee injury in Week 12. And was activated off of injured reserve on December 26, 2020.
A Career with the Los Angeles Chargers
On March 17, 2021, he signed a five-year $62.5 million contract with the Los Angeles Chargers. This made him the highest-paid center in the league.
Corey Linsley Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 3inches (1.91m) and a weight of 135kg (297lbs).
Corey Linsley’s Salary and Net Worth
He has an annual salary of $12,500,000 and an estimated net worth of $88 million.