Kellen Boswell Winslow II is a former American football tight end who played for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Seattle Seahawks, New York Jets and New England Patriots. As of 2018, Kellen Winslow Jr net worth is estimated to be around $2.5 million.
Winslow Jr. was born on July 21, 1983 in San Diego, California. His father Kellen Winslow was also a football player and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He went to Patrick Henry High school and then Scripps Ranch High School. Winslow then attended University of Miami where he played for Miami Hurricanes football team from 2001 to 2003. He earned unanimous All-American honors and was recognized as the top college tight end during his time at the University.
Winslow Jr. was then drafted by the Cleveland Browns with the sixth overall pick in 2004 NFL Draft. However, his time with Browns was suffered by injuries. After his two games into his rookie season, he suffered a broken right fibula, which cost him $5.3 million in bonuses. He was kept on the sidelines for the year due to the injury.
Next year, he suffered another leg injury and this time it was in motorcycle accident. He got a torn anterior cruciate ligament and didn’t play for the 2005 season. His successful season with Browns came in 2007 after he finished with 82 receptions for 1106 yards and five touchdowns. He was named as a first alternate for the 2008 Pro Bowl.
Winslow was then traded to Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2009. With that signing, he received the biggest contract for a tight end in NFL with a 6 year, $36 million deal. His first season with Buccaneers was magnificent as he recorded 77 receptions and 884 receiving yards.
On May of 2012, he was traded to Seattle Seahawks but after 4 months, he was released after declining to reduce his salary. He then signed with New England patriots and then asked for his released after playing only one game. In 2013, he then signed with New York Jets.
Regarding his personal life, he married Janelle on June 15, 2006. Together they have a son named Jalen Maximus Winslow who is now 7 years old and a daughter Juliana Arielle Winslow who is now 5 years old.
He has been involved in legal cases. In 2014, he was charged with drug possession and received a conditional discharge without a guilty finding in the synthetic marijuana case. Recently, on June 7, 2018 he was charged with felony first degree burglary and held on $50,000 bond.