Lorenzo Neal is considered one of the best blocking fullbacks in NFL history. He had a lot of success in the NFL. He was named to the first-team All-Pro team for the second time in 2006 and 2007. Lorenzo was part of the second-team All-Pro in 2005. He was in the Pro Bowl four times (in 2002, 2005, and 2007). He earned his place on the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team. Neal was a member of the All-Big West team in 1991 and 1992. In 1992, he made his way to the NCAA Wrestling All-American team.
Lorenzo Neal Net Worth- $1.5 million
He retired from the National Football League after sixteen years of service. He played his college football at California State University. The net worth of this former NFL player is $1500,000. His annual salary in the NFL was $705,000.
Full Biography and Career Highlights:
Lorenzo Neal was born on December 27, 1970, in Baja, California. The full name of this man is Lorenzo LaVonne Neal. He finished his school life at Lemoore Union High School (Lemoore High) in Lemoore, California.
|Birth:||December 27, 1970, Baja, California, USA|
|Full Name:||Lorenzo LaVonne Neal|
|Daughter’s Name:||Nylya Neal and Mia Neal.|
|Son’s Name:||Lorenzo Jr.|
|College Education:||California State University|
|Height:||5 feet 11 Inches|
|Jersey Number:||22, 41, 42|
|Current Age:||51 years|
In his college career, he went to California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) in Fresno, California. He was a member of the Fresno State Bulldogs football team during his time at this college. The tenure of his college career was from 1989 to 1992. In his four-year-long college career, he rushed for 2,405 yards. In his senior year and junior year of college, he received the honor of being an All-Big West selection. Neal participated in the Japan Bowl All-Star Game and concluded his career as the school’s second-leading runner with 2,405 yards. He rushed for 837 yards and eight touchdowns in 1991. He rushed for 988 yards and ten touchdowns in 1992.
In the 1993 NFL Draft, the New Orleans Saints selected Lorenzo Neal 89th overall for the 4th round. He stayed with this team from 1993 to 1996). Later, he signed with the New York Jets in 1997 and played for one year. For one year, he played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1998.
He became the player of the Tennessee Titans in 1999 and continued to play for this team till 2000. At the time of playing for this team, he received the honor of the All-Joe team, NFL’s Best Blocking Fullback, midseason All-Pro team, and Pro Bowl third-alternate. Under the contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, he played from 2001 to 2002. Playing for this team, he made his place on the All-Joe team, Pro Bowl second-alternate, and first Pro Bowl. Wearing the jersey of the San Diego Chargers, he played from 2003 to 2007.
In 2003, he received the honors of the All-Joe team, Pro Bowl First-alternate, with making the record of season-high seven carries for 22 yards. Again, in 2004, he got a place on the All-Joe team, Pro Bowl first-alternate. He became a Pro Bowl starter and part of the “All-Interview” team. His next year was with the third Pro Bowl, First-team All-Pro selection. After receiving his place in the third Pro Bowl and First-team All-Pro selection, he ended the year in 2006. He also finished the last year with this team with the fourth Pro Bowl and First-team All-Pro. For a short time, he was a player for the Baltimore Ravens in 2008 and Oakland Raiders in 2009. He was placed on the Team of the Decade for the 2000s.
In the sphere of the NFL, he played a total of 239 games. His NFL career statistics are Rushing yards: 807, receiving yards: 1086, and Total touchdowns: 18.
Denisha Neal is a married person in her personal life. He is the father of twin daughters Nylya Neal and Mia Neal. And a son, Lorenzo Jr. His son, Lorenzo Jr., is a football player. He played for Purdue University.
Lorenzo Neal wore the jersey numbers 22, 41, and 42 for his NFL teams. His playing position is fullback. The height of this man is five ft. 11 inches, and his weight is 255 lbs. His age is now 51 years old.