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American football is loved not only in America but throughout the world. Some call it rugby while others go with the gridiron, whatever the name, its craziness is the same for all. Among the American football loves, Cam Akers is no new name, especially to Super Bowl fans.
Cam Akers plays for Los Angeles Rams as a Running back. Akers is often recognized as a layer who knows how and why to play what he plays. In this article, we'll explore what this player's life looks like.
Which School Did Cam Akers Attend?
Cam Akers was born on June 22, 1999, in Jackson, Missipissi, USA to father Conni Akers and mother Angla Michael Neal. He also has a sister whose name is kept hidden from the public. Two siblings are seen close to each other as his mother and sister are seen in age the stadium watching Akers play. His parents are super supportive of him playing football as he is often seen sharing old pictures with them and his old house.
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While details of his brother are kept under wraps, he is often gets associated with fellow player Landen Akers (who plays as a wide receiver for Los Angeles Rams) for having the same last name. Moreover, he has a sister named Kennedy.
He attended Clinton High School in Mississippi to later joined Florida States University for college. He played for every school and college he joined.
When Did Cam Akers Start Playing Football?
In his high school, Clinton High School he played football as a quarterback and running back.
During his high school career, he made an impressive 13,243 yards and 149 touchdowns. He was awarded the title of "MS Gatorade Player of The Year". He also played at U.S Army All-America Bowl to win the U.S Army Player of the Year award in 2016.
College football got better for Akers as he rated as a five-star recruit making him the top recruit of his class.
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During the 6- 7 season, Akers set the team freshman record for rushing yards in the year 2017 Independence bowl where he made a season total of 1,025 yards. This broke the record of 1,008 yards set by Dalvin Rook in 2014.
In the year 2019, December Akers decided to skip the Sun Bowl for the NFL draft 2020. This was considered a big move for his fans were expecting him to play at Sun Bowl.
Akers showed his skills in the NFL draft 2020 and got selected to play as running back for Los Angeles Rams.
Is Cam Akers Dating Or Single?
Nothing is heard about his romantic life so far so it's safe today that he's single with no married wife or girlfriend. He is active on Instagram where he shares his childhood pictures with family and some new updates. His Instagram followers are 168k with whom he shares some updates of his life.
Akers got a torn Achilles while practising in the Ram training camps on July 20, 2021. He got sidelined in Super Bowl 2021 because he had to go through surgery and recover from an injury.
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The standard rest timing is said to be nine months to one year but he recovered in six months to make a comeback.
He got back to the game in Super Bowl 2022 and claimed the player of 3 jerseys for himself.
What Is The Net Worth Of Cam Akers?
Cam Akers has had a contract with the Los Angeles Rams for 4 years for $6,173,035 including $2,049,480 of signing bonus and $2,940,072 as the guaranteed amount.
That leaves him with an average annual salary of $1,543,259.
His total net worth is expected to be $1.5 million.
How Tall Is Cam Akers?
Cam Akers's height is 1.78 meters 5 feet and 10 inches. Akers weighs 93 kgs. He has black hair and dark brown eyes.