Kade Eugene Warner is popular for being the son of the Hall of Fame American footballer Kurt Warner. Kade himself is an up-and-coming American football player. American football is also known as gridiron. Many consider the sport an evolved version of rugby.
Personal life & Education of Kade Eugene Warner
Quarterback Kurt Warner and his wife Brenda Warner welcomed their eldest son Kade Eugene Warner on September 29, 1988. Kade was born in Scottsdale, Arizona and is the oldest of four children. Kade is a linebacker for the Kansas State Wildcats. He was inspired by his father and started playing American football at a very young age.
Kade attended Desert Mountain High School in Scottsdale and played for his school team. As a senior, he was named the Gatorade Player of the Year and the Deseret News Mr. Football for the state of Arizona. Warner played college football at Nebraska’s Brigham Young University from 2015 to 2018.
As a freshman, Kade played in all 13 games and had 31 tackles, two sacks, and an interception. As a sophomore, he again played in all 13 games and had 70 tackles, four sacks, and two interceptions. As a junior, Warner has named a consensus All-American after leading the nation in tackles with 143. He also had five sacks and two interceptions.
As a senior, Warner has again named a consensus All-American and was a finalist for the Butkus Award, given to the nation’s top linebacker. He led BYU in tackles for the fourth straight year with 133. He also had four sacks and two interceptions.
All about Kurt Warner
Kurt Warner is a retired American football quarterback who played for the St. Louis Rams, the New York Giants, and the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). In 1998, the Rams signed him as a non-drafted rookie. Warner attended the University of Northern Iowa and played for the college team.
Warner played football at Regis High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and then went on to play college football at the University of Northern Iowa. As a senior at UNI, Warner was named the Gateway Conference’s Offensive Player of the Year.
After the Rams released Warner in 2003, he signed with the Giants. He spent one season in New York before being released and signed with the Cardinals. Warner would spend the final five years of his career in Arizona, leading the Cardinals to a Super Bowl appearance in 2008. He retired after the 2009 season. Since retiring Warner has been a vocal advocate for player safety.
Awards won by Kurt Warner
During his NFL career, Warner was a nine-time Pro Bowler, and led the Rams to two Super Bowl appearances, winning Super Bowl XXXIV. He was the NFL Most Valuable Player (MVP) in 1999 and 2001, and the Super Bowl MVP in 2000. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2017.
Kade’s net worth is around $120,000. Kade’s mother, Brenda, was a corporal in the United States Marine Corp before completing her military service. Kurt and Brenda are high school sweethearts who got hitched on October 11, 1977, and have been together since then. Their love story became the basis of the Hollywood Gaming movie “American Underdog.”