C.J Mosley is a former defensive tackle for the Kentucky Wildcats of the National Football League. Mosley was selected in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings.
Early Life of CJ Mosley
C.J. Mosley was born in Alabama on June 6, 1992, as two children to Clinton and Tracy Mosley. Though it is unclear how Mosley became interested in football, Mobile, Alabama, where he was born and raised, is home to numerous great NFL players, including Mosley so he might have been exposed to the sport through his classmates.
At a young age, Mosley was quite athletic—aside from football, which he loved, he was also interested in track and field activities and basketball. He excelled in these sports, but in high school, he chose to focus on American football despite participating in all of them.
Career of CJ Mosley
Mosley led the Alabama football team in tackles for the second year in a row in his senior season. This was his highest tackles-per-game total in college. He was selected as a semifinalist for the Lombardi, Bednarik, and Butkus Awards. In 2013, he tied for the SEC Defensive Player of the Year title with Michael Sam of the Missouri Tigers. Mosley was selected a first-team All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) pick for the second year in a row during his senior year.
He was also named to the All-America First Team by the Associated Press. He went on to play in all 13 games for the Alabama Crimson Tide during his first year of college. Mosley dislocated his right elbow against Arkansas in the first quarter of the fourth game of the 2001 season. He could not play two games against Florida and Vanderbilt due to a dislocated elbow.
In the game against Mississippi, he again failed to register a tackle. Later in 2011 and 2012, he and Nico Johnson split the starting weak-side inside linebacker post. He ran the 40-yard sprint in 4.63 seconds, the 20-yard dash in 2.70 seconds, the 10-yard dash in 1.56 seconds, and the bench press in 15 seconds at Alabama’s pro day.
He is a former linebacker at Theodore High School. Mosley was a member of the Alabama football team in college. In 2011 and 2012, he won the BCS national title and the SEC championship. Mosley was a unanimous All-American and first-team All-SEC selection in 2012 and 2013. In 2013, he was named SEC Defensive Player of the Year and received the Butkus Award. The Baltimore Ravens selected C.J. Mosley 17th overall in the 2014 NFL Draft. From 2014 to 2018, he was a member of the Ravens and was named to the PFWA All-Rookie Team. With the Ravens, Mosley was a four-time second-team All-Pro and four-time Pro Bowl pick.
Personal Life of CJ Mosley
Kesha Norman is his wife. Kesha Norman is a well-known television host. The couple has a three-year-old daughter
Net Worth of C.J Mosley
C.J Mosley has a net worth of $25 million as an American professional football player. His stint with the Baltimore Ravens is his most well-known accomplishment.
Physical Appearance of C.J Mosley
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