Currently contracted with the Detroit Lions, Danny Amendola is a wide receiver who was signed by the Dallas Cowboys in 2008 after he remained undrafted that year. A Texas Tech University alumnus, Amendola has since gone on to play for St. Louis Rams, the New England Patriots, and the Miami Dolphins. He was also signed to the Philadelphia Eagles' practice squad in 2009 but failed to make the cut to the final roster for the season.
The best phase of his career was undoubtedly during the time he played for the Patriots from 2013 to 2017, winning two Super Bowl honors with Tom Brady and Co. Danny Amendola has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
Danny Amendola Salary
Throughout his 10-year career in the NFL so far, Danny Amendola has earned almost $27 million in cumulative salaries. He agreed to sign a one-year $4.5 million deal with the Detroit Lions on 11 March 2019 which includes a guaranteed sum of $4.25 million and the rest in incentives.
The biggest contract that Amendola ever signed was a 5-year $28 million deal that he penned with the Patriots in 2013. This included a guaranteed sum of $10 million. As a result, Amendola earned $8.375 million in salaries that year, making it the biggest paycheck of his career. He earned a salary of $6 million in 2018.
Danny Amendola Endorsements
Well regarded within the NFL for his good looks, Amendola has mostly promoted brands selling personal grooming or beauty products. As such, he has appeared in as many as four commercials for Gillette. In addition to this, he appeared in commercials for NIVIA MEN in 2018.
Danny Amendola Charity Work
In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013, Amendola pledged to donate $100 for every catch that he caught and $200 for every catch that he dropped during the 2013 season. In 2014, Amendola established the Catches for Kids foundation which strives to provide children and families in need with resources and opportunities.