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Who is Raekwon McMillan?
Raekwon McMillan is a professional American football linebacker for the New England Patriots of the NFL (National Football League). He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins and also played for the Las Vegas Raiders. While at college, he played college football at Ohio State.
How Old Is Raekwon McMillan?
He is 27 years old as of December 2022, having been born on November 17, 1995, in Midway, Georgia, U.S. McMillan shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Logan Thirtyacre, Danny DeVito, FGTeeV Shawn, RuPaul, Rachel McAdams, and many more.
Raekwon McMillan Family
Who are Raekwon McMillan’s Parents?
He was born to Rafael Washington (Father) and Monica Washington (Mother).
Does Raekwon McMillan have Siblings?
He has a sister by name of Kaiya.
Raekwon McMillan Education
He received his high school education at Liberty County High School. After high school, he attended Ohio State University.
Raekwon McMillan Marital Status
News on the internet shows that he is single as of December 2022.
Raekwon McMillan 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.
Raekwon McMillan Career
A College Career
In 2014 as a freshman at Ohio State, he appeared in 13 games making 54 tackles, 2.5 sacks, an interception returned for 24 yards, and a pass defended. The following year as a sophomore, he played 13 games with 119 tackles, 1.5 sacks, four passes defended, and a fumble recovery. In 2016 as a junior, he played 13 games with 102 tackles, two sacks, five passes defended, and two forced fumbles. After his junior year, he declared his intentions to enter the 2017 NFL Draft.
A Professional Career
He received an invitation to the NFL Combine and completed all of the combine and positional drills. Also, he participated at Ohio State’s highly anticipated pro day but opted to only run positional drills. Several general managers and nine head coaches attended Ohio State’s pro day to scout McMillan and ten other prospects. McMillan then had private workouts and visits with 11 teams. This included; the Cincinnati Bengals, New England Patriots, Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers, Kansas City Chiefs, Washington Redskins, Baltimore Ravens, Detroit Lions, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, and New Orleans Saints. The majority of NFL draft experts and analysts projected him to be selected in the second or third round. Thus he was ranked the second-best insider linebacker in the draft by NFL analyst Bucky Brooks. The third-best linebacker by NFLDraftScout.com. The fifth-best linebacker by Sports Illustrated and was ranked tenth best linebacker in the draft by ESPN.
A Career with the Miami Dolphins
A Career in 2017
He was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the second round (54th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft. In 2017, he was the seventh linebacker selected. The Miami Dolphins signed him on May 5, 2017, to a four-year, $4.69 million contract with $3.16 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $1.55 million. He went on and entered training camp slated as the starting strongside linebacker after Koa Misi retired due to a neck injury.
He thus impressed the coaching staff and went on to learn all three linebacker positions. Moreover, he remained the apparent front-runner throughout camp but saw minor competition from Mike Hull and Neville Hewitt. On August 10, 2017, he made his professional debut in the Miami Dolphins first preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons. However, he left the game after suffering an apparent knee injury. It was confirmed the following day that he had torn an ACL and had abruptly ended his rookie season. On September 2, 2017, the Miami Dolphins officially placed McMillan on injured reserve,
A Career in 2018
He entered training camp slated as the de facto starting middle linebacker. Head coach Adam Gase named McMillan the starting middle linebacker to begin the regular season. Along with outside linebackers Kiko Alonso and rookie Jerome Baker. He then made his professional regular season debut and his first career starts in the Miami Dolphins’ season-opener against the Tennessee Titans. In the game, he recorded six combined tackles during their 27-20 victory. On December 23, 2018, he collected a season-high ten combined tackles (six solos) during the Dolphins’ 17-1 loss against the Jacksonville Jaguars in week 16. In 2018, he started in all 16 games and recorded 105 combined tackles (69 solos), two forced fumbles, and one pass deflection. Overall, he earned a grade of 63.0 from Pro Football Focus, which ranked 55th among all qualified linebackers in 2018.
A Career in 2019
He entered the 2019 season as the Dolphins starting middle linebacker. He went on to play 13 games before suffering a hamstring injury in week 15. On December 17, 2019, he was placed on the injured reserve.
A Career with the Las Vegas Raiders
He was traded to the Las Vegas Raiders on August 29, 2020, along with a 2021 fifth-round draft pick. For a 2021 fourth-round draft pick which they eventually re-acquired in a trade for Lynn Bowden.
A Career with the New England Patriots
On March 19, 2021, he signed with the New England Patriots. However, he suffered a torn ACL in practice and was placed on the injured reserve on August 7, 2021. On September 27, 2021, he signed a one-year contract extension through 2022.
Raekwon McMillan Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 2 inches (1.88m) and a weight of 110kg (242 lbs).
Raekwon McMillan’s Salary and Net Worth
He has an annual average salary of $1,265,000 and an estimated net worth of between $1 and $5 million.