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Who is Kayvon Thibodeaux?
Kayvon “The Closer” Thibodeaux is a professional American football outside linebacker for the New York Giants of the NFL (National Football League). A native of Los Angeles, in 2018 he was named USA Today’s High School Football Defensive Player of the Year. He played college football at Oregon where in 2019 he was named the Pac-1 Defensive Freshman of the Year, in 2020 won the Morris Trophy, and in 2021 was voted a unanimous All-American. He was then drafted by the Giants fifth overall in the 2022 NFL Draft.
How Old Is Kayvon Thibodeaux?
He is 22 years old as of December 2022, having been born on December 15, 2000, in South Los Angeles, California, U.S. Kayvon shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Antonio Garza, Jeff Wittek, Sicily Rose, Deja Clark, EDP445, and many more.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Family
Who are Kayvon Thibodeaux Parents?
He was born to Angelo Thibodeaux (Father) and Shawnta Loice (Mother).
Does Kayvon Thibodeaux 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.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Education
He received his high school education at Susan Miller Dorsey High School but then transferred to Oaks Christian School. After high school, he attended The University of Oregon where he graduated with a degree in journalism-advertising.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Marital Status
News on the internet shows that he is single as of December 2022.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Kids
He does not have any kids as of December 2022. In case there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Career
A High School Career
He played high school football at Susan Miller Dorsey High School for two years before transferring to Oaks Christian School in 2017. In 2018, he was named the High School Football Defensive Player of the Year by USA Today. This was after he recorded 18 sacks and 54 tackles during his senior season. During his high school career, he recorded 152 total tackles, 54 sacks, and eight forced fumbles. Also, he was the second-highest-rated overall player in the 2019 recruiting class. He then accepted a scholarship to play college football for the Oregon Ducks at the University of Oregon over several other offers.
A College Career
In 2019, he was named the Pac-12 Defensive Freshman of the Year. As a sophomore, he won the Morris Trophy on defense and was named first-team All-Pac-12 while also winning MVP honors of the 2020 Pac-12 Football Championship Game. However, in his junior season, he suffered a sprained ankle in the first game and thus sat out the following two games. In 2021, he recorded seven sacks and was unanimously voted to the 2021 College Football All-America Team. Following the season, he announced that he would forgo his senior year and declared for the 2022 NFL Draft.
A Professional Career
He was selected by the New York Giants fifth overall in the 2022 NFL Draft. However, he suffered a sprained MCL in week 2 of the preseason against the Cincinnati Bengals. In week 3, he made his NFL debut against the Dallas Cowboys where he had one tackle in the 23-16 loss. He then had his first career sack in week 6 against the Baltimore Ravens. As he forced a game-winning fumble by quarterback Lamar Jackson in the fourth quarter during the 24-20 win. In a game against the Washington Cardinals on December 18, 2022, he completed a forced fumble and recovery for his first career touchdown.
Kayvon Thibodeaux Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 5 inches (1.96m) and a weight of 117kg (257 lbs).
Kayvon Thibodeaux Salary and Net Worth
He has an annual average salary of $7,834,760 and an estimated net worth of around $3 million.