Colton James Brennan was an American football quarterback. He was born on August 16th in the year 1983. He died on May 11th in the year 2021. About his personal life. He was a communication major. He received his Bachelor of Arts in communications and a 27-second standing ovation on December 16th in the year 2007. He was hospitalized after a car crash which left him with broken ribs and wounds to his head and collar bone. He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and third-degree promotion of a dangerous drug. But he was released the next day without charges.
He once allegedly filed a false police report about his vehicle was stolen but later, something his attorney blamed on memory problems stemming from his car crash injuries and was later dropped from the case. He was later arrested again for operating a vehicle under the influence of Kaneohe. The next year he was arrested for trespassing. He was found unconscious at a hotel room after ingesting fentanyl in California. He was later sent to the hospital but died after few days on May 11th in the year 2021.
Career Life Of Colt Brennan
Colt Brennan originally attended the University of Colorado in the year 2003. He was transferred to Saddleback College in California in the year 2004. It helped the school to lead to a conference championship. He was named an honorable mention JUCO All-America. In the year 2005, when he joined Hawaii, he quickly made the beginning quarterback job. He started 10 of 12 games in which he either tied or broke 11 school offensive records. June Jones was his coach at Hawaii. The coach had a large impact on his career and helped him become one of the most prolific passers in NCAA Division in history. He entered in the year 2006 as the undisputed starter at quarterback. He was named to multiple award watch lists. He was also voted the WAC’s preseason Offensive Player of the Year. He threw for five touchdowns to break the record.
Brennan was in the sixth position for the 2006 Heisman Trophy voting. He was behind Troy Smith, Darren McFadden, Brady Quinn, Steve Slaton, and Mike Hart. He broke the major college career record for touchdown passes on November 23rd in the year 2007. He also broke Detmer’s record for the player responsible for the most touchdowns with a total of 136. He was selected for two years in a row as a Heisman Trophy finalist. He was invited to participate in the Senior Bowl in the year 2008.
Although he was suffering from a torn labrum in his right hip during the first day of practice, he still managed to play in the game. He appeared in his first NFL exhibition game in the year 2008. In 2010 the Redskins traded for Baltimore Ravens quarterback, and the same year he signed with the Oakland Raiders. In 2011 he signed with the Hartford Colonials and the next year, he signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, and in the year 2013, he was assigned to the Los Angeles Kiss of the Arena Football League.
Achievements And Recognitions Of Colt Brennan.
Colt Brennan was awarded twice as First-team All-WAC in the year 2006 and the year 2007. He was also awarded WAC Offensive P.O.Y. twice, in the year 2006 and the year 2007. In the year same years i.e., in the year 2006 and the year 2007, he was awarded twice as Third-team AP All-American and O’Brien Award finalist. In the year 2006, he was awarded Sammy Baugh Trophy. Next year in 2007, he was awarded Unitas Golden Arm Award finalist and Heisman Trophy finalist. He also holds the record for the second all-time in the most career which was achieved on November 23rd in the year 2007. He also achieved the NCAA record for most 400 yard games in the year 2007. In the same year November 23rd
he got tied NCAA record for most career touchdown passes by a quarterback-receiver combination. He was tied with Davone Bess. He achieved the NCAA two-season record for most touchdown passes. He was also the eighth all-time for passing efficiency in the year 2006 same year he achieved the NCAA record for most points. In the year 2011, he was second all-time for highest and fourth all-time in career touchdown passes and Sixth all-time in total passing.
Net Worth Of Colt Brennan
Colt Brennan has a net worth of 1.8 million dollars. While he was playing for Washington Redskins he had an annual salary of 391,800 dollars. Throughout his career, he has achieved his wealth.