|Birth Name||Matthew Montgomery Barkley|
|College/University||University of Southern California|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Weight||234 lb (106 kg)|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
American football quarterback player Matt Barkley who currently plays for the Carolina Panthers of the NFL was first drafted by Philadelphia Eagles in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Quarterback player Matt is not only flourishing a wonderful career as a player but is also blessed in terms of his personal life. He is happily married to his girlfriend turned wife and as of now, the duo is parents to 3 kids.
Let’s learn about his love life, family and earnings in detail.
Love Story: Wife & Married Life
Matt Barkley married his childhood friend and his girlfriend Brittany Langdon on 6th July 2013. The duo were friends since pre-school and they first met at the age of 5 at Mariners Christian School in Orange County, California.
Although they met at an early age and were pretty close, Matt was transferred to a different school. Yet they always managed to stay in touch with each other. They used to write letters to each other and were pen pals. Everyone knew that they liked each other but they didn’t date until 16. Despite their parents being also very close friends, they had set good boundaries for them.
From his childhood, Matt knew that he wanted to play football and as a kid, Brittany had said to be his cheerleader when he play football.
They were inseparable from an early age and their love kept blossoming along with the time. Matt and his girlfriend Brittany both were athletic but Matt was a football player at Mater Dei High School while Brittany was a soccer player at Northwood High.
As Brittany turned 16 years right on her 16th birthday, Matt asked her out and after then they used to go on dates and doubles dates through high school.
However, the sweet love story of the duo was tested once while they went to separate colleges. Matt went to the University of South California (USC) while Brittany went to Seattle Pacific University for soccer. The pair decided to have a breakup with mutual understanding and were out of contact for around 3 months but their love for one other didn’t shake away.
However, as they had planned they broke up for a year but Matt kept pursuing Brittany but Brittany was dating someone else to show him that she had moved on. The duo finally met and Matt asked to get back together and they dated long distances for the remaining 3 years of their college. After finishing college the couple also had known that they were the perfect match for each other so, they decided to get married.
Matt proposed to his lady love Brittany at their preschool where they met, got engaged in 2013 and they tied the knot right before Matt’s NFL year in Philadelphia on 6th July 2013.
Matt Barkley Children
Matt Barkley and his wife Brittany Langdon are parents to 3 beautiful kids, 2 sons and a daughter. They first welcomed their son John Barkley on 7th June 2015 who was then joined by their second baby boy Jackson Montgomery Barkleyon 13 August 2016.
The duo then became a family of 5 after they welcomed their baby girl, Bella Vera Barkley on 12th December 2019.
Bio: Family & Education
Matt Barkley was born as Matthew Montgomery Barkley in Newport Beach, California on 8th September 1990. He was born to parents Beverly Barkley and Les Barkley. Matt’s father Les was an All-American water polo player at USC from the year 1976 to the year 1979.
Talking about the siblings of Matt has two siblings who are twins. He has a brother named Sam Barkley and a sister named Lainy Barkley.
As per his education, Matt went to Mariners Christian School in Orange County, California and attended Mater Dei High School of Santa Ana, California. Later, he joined the University of Southern California in January 2009.
Furthermore, talking about the height of Matt Barkley, he is 6ft 2in tall (1.88m).
Salary & Net Worth
Matt used to play football from an early age and also during high school and college. He was initially drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL) in the 4th round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
He was traded to the Arizona Cardinals in the 2016 NFL draft and was released by them on 3rd September 2016. After then Matt signed to the practice squad of the Chicago Bears on 4th September 2016 and first made an appearance as a member of the Chicago Bears on 20th October 2016.
He then signed a 2-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers on 10th March 2017 but was released on 1st September 2017.
He again signed to Arizona Cardinals on 13 November 2017 but was inactive for the entire season. Later on 17th March 2018, he signed a 2-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals but was released on 12th September 2018 with an injury settlement. He then signed with Buffalo Bills of NFL on 31st October 2018 and then on 5 August 2021, signed a 2-year contract with Tennessee Titans.
Matt Barkley signed a 1-year contract with the Carolina Panthers of NFL on 10 November 2021, which included an average annual salary of about $1,075,000 while as of 2021, he will be earning a base salary of about $537,500.
Furthermore, as a professional football quarterback player, Matt relishes a net worth of about $3 million.