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Marcus Dupree Net Worth: All about the Vanishing Football Star’s Earnings

What is the net worth of Marcus Dupree? Marcus Dupree is a former American football player who ranked in the elite list of celebrities born in America. He was born and raised in Philadelphia, Mississippi, and is one the highest recruited high school football players in American history. His gridiron achievements inspired a southern author Willie Morris to write a book on him titled ‘ The Courting of Marcus Dupree. Dupree makes personal appearances at cooperative events and gives speeches to motivate the audience. Moreover, he was also the national spokesperson for Novo Nordisk. In addition to that, he is also dedicated to help, guide and motivate high school young athletes playing football. Marcus Dupree MVP college recruiting and Consulting, founded by Marcus Dupree, is continuously working to provide the proper guidance and give step by step game plan for each high school athlete to achieve their ultimate goals.

Supreme keeps his personal life away from the spotlight, so nothing much is known about his married life. He and his wife have three sons, Marquez Dupree, London Dupree, and the younger one Rashad Dupree. The former heralded football player, whose career vanished in a blink, has also stepped into Crowbar Championship Wrasslin in 2017. He still wears his OU jersey no 22 when making an appearance for Crowbar Championship based in Oklahoma. The 6-foot 2-inch giant is known for his speed and strength in football. After suffering from multiple injuries and trying his hands at multiple gigs, Marcus decided to give wrestling a full-time try. Today in the article, we will talk about the American football player Marcus Dupree. Firstly we will talk about his career and thereafter about his Net Worth.

Marcus Dupree

Marcus Dupree in his Jersey no 22

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Who is Marcus Dupree?

Marcus L Dupree was born on 22 May 1964 in Philadelphia, Mississippi, to Thomas Corner and Cella Dupree Corner. He started playing football at a very young age and was a part of the Philadelphia Tornadoes High School team from 1978 to 1981.  Marcus grabs the nation’s attention while playing for his school team. As a freshman in his first play in high school, he scored five touchdowns as a wide receiver and seven as a kickoff. In 1979, as a sophomore, he was switched to running back and scored 28 touchdowns. He also played baseball and basketball in his high school. Marcus reached the semifinals of the Mississippi State basketball championship and even played for his school baseball team.

He enrolled at the University of Oklahoma, and after that, he briefly attended the University of Southern Mississippi. In 1984, he joined the United States Football league and signed with the New Orleans. Marcus played for the Breakers and scored a touchdown in his first professional possession. Unfortunately, he could only play two seasons with them as he suffered a knee injury which forced him to leave the game. He had knee surgery While celebrating his 21st birthday with his friends. However, Marcus returned to professional football and played 15  games over two seasons for Los Angeles Ram. Marcus ranked as the most popular football player.

Marcus Dupree

Marcus Dupree

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Marcus Dupree Net Worth

Marcus Dupree is estimated to have a net worth of $10,000. The major source of his income is his career as a football player for the United States football league (USFL) and National Football League (NFL). He is also a successful businessman and co-founder and CEO of Marcus Dupree MVP college recruiting and Consulting. A highly acclaimed documentary about Marcus’s football career was released by ESPN in 2010. The documentary reflects his integrity and winning attitude that helped him to cope up with the worst situation of his life. Marcus also appeared in commercials for brands like Hyundai.

Moreover, he also starred in a feature film called One Mile to You. In addition to that, he also raises, trains, and sells gaited show horses in Louisiana. In 2010, he was the winner of the Mississippi State Championship in Men’s Gaited Classes. A year later, in 2011, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Thankfully he recovered from it now.

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