How rich is Dick Butkus?
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|Birth date:||December 9, 1942|
|Birth place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||245 lbs (111 kg)|
|Profession:||American football player, Actor|
|Education:||University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, Chicago Vocational High School|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Helen Essenhart (m. 1963)|
|Children:||Richard M. Butkus Jr., Matt Butkus, Nikki Butkus|
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Dick Butkus Net Worth $8 Million
Dick Butkus began his career in football in 1962, playing center and linebacker in the University of Illinois. He won Chicago Tribune Silver Football in 1963 as the Large Ten’s Most Invaluable Player. He was recognized as American Football Coaches Association Player of the Entire Year in 1964. During his whole career as a school football player, he got 374 tackles. During his career with all the Bears, he recovered 27 fumbles and was among the very feared players in the league. He was chosen in the record of Best Athletes of the 20th Century by ESPN. Besides being a football player, Butkus became a celebrity endorser, broadcaster, and performer. He made cameo appearances in movies like The Longest Yard, Cracking Up, and Any Given Sunday, amongst others. He studied at University of Illinois. Butkus wed Helen Essenberg in 1963.