Sidney Rice is a professional American football player with an estimated net worth of $25 million. Rice is a wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the National football League. He is 6’4″ and weighs 202 pounds. Sidney R. Rice was born on September 1, 1986 in Pickens, South Carolina. He grew up in Gaffney and attended Gaffney High School. In high school Rice played basketball and football. He was named all-state in both sports. By his senior year Rice was named the best receiver in the state of South Carolina. By the end of his high school football career his stats included 77 passes for 1,414 yards and 14 touchdowns.
Sidney Rice was highly sought after by college recruiters. He committed to playing football for the University of South Carolina. He was redshirted for his freshman year in 2004; he played for the South Carolina Gamecocks up until 2006. In a 2006 game against Florida Atlantic, Rice scored five touchdowns which broke a USC record and a tied SEC record for most receiving touchdowns in a game. During his short time playing for the university, Sidney Rice broke Sterling Sharpe’s school career touchdown record in just two years, finishing with 23 touchdowns.
The Minnesota Vikings selected Sidney Rice as its 44th overall pick in the 2nd round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He signed a four-year contract with the organization. 2009 was a great year for Rice. On November 18, 2009 he was named NFC Offensive Player of the Week. He was also selected to his first Pro Bowl that year.
Unfortunately during the 2009-2010 season he suffered a hip injury that left him physically unable to perform until the later part of the season. Once Rice was cleared to play, he helped the Vikings gain victory against the Buffalo Bills and the Philadelphia Eagles. Rice incurred a concussion which hindered him from playing in the season finale. The Vikings chose to not renew his contract for the 2011 season.
In 2011 Sidney Rice signed a five-year $41 million contract with $18 million guaranteed with the Seattle Seahawks. In a game against the St. Louis Rams on October 28, 2013 he tore his ACL, rendering him injured for the rest of the season. On February 28, 2014 the Seahawks released Sidney Rice. He is currently a free agent.
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