James Conner 2022 – Net Worth, Girlfriend, Tattoos, Cars, Salary & Contract


James Conner is a running back for the Arizona Cardinals and was first drafted into the league by the  Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2017 NFL draft later traded off, and here, we learn more about his wife, net worth, contract, salary, and more.

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James Earl Conner is 27 years old and was ranked 80th best player on NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2022. He has played a total of six seasons in the major leagues.

Huge respect for the man who had beat stage 2 Hodgkin’s lymphoma, as cancer progresses, it limits the body’s ability to fight infection. This did not limit the player from achieving his NFL dream.

Leonard Fournette Facts

Birth Place Erie, Pennsylvania
Father’s NameGlen Conner Sr.
Mother’s NameKelly Bibbs 
Star SignTaurus
CollegeThe University of Pittsburgh
Net Worth$5 million
Salary$7.9 million
Date of BirthMay 5, 1995
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight233 lb (106 kg)
NFL Draft Year2017
NFL Draft PickRound 3
Playing Career2017 – Present
PositionRunning back
TeamsArizona Cardinals, Pittsburgh Steelers
Wife/GirlfriendSarah Quinn  (Girlfriend)

Contract Details

Current Contract:3 yr(s) / $21,000,000
Signing Bonus$6,000,000
Average Salary$7,000,000
Guaranteed at Signing$13,500,000
Total Guarantees$13,500,000
Free Agent:2025 / UFA

The 27-year-old signed a 3-year, deal worth 21 million dollars contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including a 6 million dollar signing bonus, 13.5 million dollars guaranteed, and an average annual salary of 7 million dollars. After the trade-off from the Steelers, The running back initially signed with the Cardinals for one year, and then later the Cardinals agreed to re-sign his current 3-year contract.

The running back’s rookie contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers which was valued at 3.1 million dollars. The 27-year-old entry-level salary was about 700 grand. It can be said that he has made a lot of impact on the field which yielded him a more lucrative deal as he progressed in the league. This means he doing pretty well for himself.

James Conner Career from Early days to the League

The 27-year-old early days in football started when he attended High School in his Home Town. The running back’s high school stats include 1,680 yards on 155 carries and 26 touchdowns. He played as both a running back and a defensive lineman during his early days. Later he committed to play for the University of Pittsburgh.

As a freshman in college that running back had no difficulties breaking school records, during his freshman season he was named MVP for the 2013 Little Caesars Pizza Bowl. He also beat the school record for rushing yards in a bowl.

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The sophomore season for the running back ACC Player of the Year. He led in the rushing yards and was ranked 7th in the minor leagues. 2015 was the year he was diagnosed with cancer, went through the recovery process, and became a healthy cancer-free individual. The running back had an amazing senior year and announced he would be in the 2017 NFL drafting pool.

Conner was the 12th-best running back in his class. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 3rd round, 105 the pick overall in the 2017 NFL draft. The running back had a decent rookie season with 144 rushing yards on 32 carries and no touchdowns.

Fast forward 3 years, The 27-year-old was linked with the Arizona Cardinals and never looked and doing pretty well for himself since then. To wrap up the RB’s six-season NFL stats, he has had 779 carries for 3,199 yards, 174 catches for 1,433 yards, and scored 45 touchdowns.

Net worth – Sponsorships

The 27-year-old has an estimated net worth of around 5 million dollars. Six seasons in NFL has gotten him a solid amount of riches. The RB has disclosed no revenue from his brand endorsements but landed C. James Conner has seen to star in an Adidas commercial.


Sarah Quinn is the girlfriend of the Cardinal’s running back. Like every other movie, James was an impressive football player at the University and Sarah was a cheerleader, they met each other and the rest is history.

Sarah is a registered nurse and helped society during the COVID-19 pandemic times by working with various healthcare teams as a traveling nurse.


The running back has inked all over his body. According to various sources on the internet, the 27-year-old has 16 tattoos at present.

The “FEAR IS A CHOICE” tattoo is on his arm, the words of encouragement were to remind him to fear cancer. He went by his words and beat cancer. He also has his mother’s first name inked.

The Joker tattoo from the movie Dark Knight on his inner left forearm, “DREAM BELIEVE ACHIEVE” tattoo on his collarbone. The man has a lot of inspirational words inked to his body

James Conner FAQs

What is the net worth of James Conner?
The net worth of James Conner is 5 million dollars.
When was James Conner drafted?
He was picked in the 3rd round, 105 the pick overall in the 2017 NFL draft
How old is James Conner?
Born on January 18, 1995, He is 27 years old.
How tall is James Conner?
He is 6 ft 1in tall. 
At which position does James Conner play?
James Conner is a running back for the Arizona Cardinal
Is James Conner married?
No, but the he is in a romantic relationship with Sarah Quinn