Michael Onwenu is an American football guard for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan.
|Net Worth||$4 million|
Michael Onwenu was born on December 10, 1997 (age 24 years) in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Onwenu is of Nigerian descent; his parents were born in Nigeria but later moved to the United States.
Playing at Cass Technical High School, Onwenu was the top-ranked recruit in the state of Michigan for his class and committed to Michigan over Alabama, Ohio State and others.
Michael Onwenu played on both the offensive line and defensive line his freshman year before spending the final three years of his career at right guard, starting the final two and earning third-team all-Big Ten Conference honors his junior and senior seasons.
Onwenu was drafted by the New England Patriots in the sixth round (182nd overall) in the 2020 NFL Draft. During the early portion of his rookie season, Onwenu played across the offensive line after injuries affected the normal lineup.
He took snaps as a sixth offensive lineman/jumbo tight end, at right tackle, and at both guard positions. After starting the first two games as a sixth offensive lineman, Onwenu made his first career start at left guard against the Las Vegas Raiders.
Michael Onwenu helped the Patriots amass 250 rushing yards in a 36–20 victory. Despite alternating between Guard and tackle, Onwenu finished the year ranked as one of the best offensive linemen in the NFL and started all 16 Patriots games.
Michael Onwenu stands at an appealing height of 1.91m and has a good body weight which suits his personality.
Michael Onwenu net worth
What is Michael Onwenu’s net worth? Michael Onwenu net worth has been estimated to be around $4 million. His primary source of income is his professional career as an American football offensive guard.
Michael Onwenu’s salary per month with other career earnings is over $400,000 dollars annually. He is one of the richest and most influential NFL players in the United States. His remarkable career achievements have earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy car trips.