The quietly confident quarterback is notorious for his pregame getup and postgame antics, like rippin’ a cigar while dancing to “Get The Gat” after defeating the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Divisional Round last week.
We’re talking about a guy who had hardly any bigtime offers as a three-star QB coming out of high school, and was a 3rd or 4th stringer on the Ohio State roster before transferring to LSU and breaking the NCAA touchdown passing record while winning a National Championship and a Heisman trophy.
Now he’s gonna be playing in the Super Bowl in only his second year in the League, he’s got all the room to talk.
And oh yea, he wasn’t lying about the “making too much money” part.
He’s estimated to have already made $26.8 million in his first two years in the NFL…
Joe Burrow, asked if the diamonds in his pendant are real: "They're definitely real. I make too much money to have fake ones."
Burrow has made about $26.8 million in two years of his rookie deal.