Zach Mettenberger Biography
Zach Mettenberger is an American football quarterback who last played for Pittsburgh Steelers. During his college days, he played football for the team of LSU. After his college football, the Tennessee Titan drafted him in the 2014 NFL draft. Moreover, he also played for the San Diego Chargers and Pittsburgh Steelers.
Zach Mettenberger Early life
Zach Mettenberger was born on July 16, 1991, in Georgia, United States. His birth name is Zachary Rich Mettenberger. He is the only son of Bernie Mettenberger and Tammy Mettenberger. Mettenberger attended the Oconee County High School for his early education. Since his school days, he started playing football for the school team. He attended the University of Georgia and later to the University of Georgia for his higher education. But he left both of the colleges and finally completed his graduation from Louisiana State University.
Zach Mettenberger Professional career
Since his school days, Mettenberger started playing football with the school team. During his school career, the Rivals.com named him as the 11th best pro-style quarterback recruit. After his school career, he attended the University of Georgia for his higher education. He continued his football career in the college too. But within few months, the college team kicked him out due to a violation of team rules.
After that, he joined the Butler Community College. Well, in the following college he played as the starter of the 2010 season. During his game for the Butler college, he helped his team lead the season with 11–1 record. Moreover, he also helped his team win the JUCO National Championship Game. However, he played the 2011 season at the Louisiana State University. Well, in the 2012 season, he played as the starter quarterback of the team. He played for the team until 2013 season and helped his team win different tournaments.
However, in 2012, the Tennessee Titans drafted him in the 6th round of 2014 NFL draft. Well, he made his professional debut for the club on September 28, 2014, in the place of Charlie Whitehurst. On October 22, 2014, he played as a starter against the Houston Texans. During his game against New York Giants, he suffered a shoulder injury, so he missed 3 matches. Later in 2015, he again played as the starter in the place of Marcus Mariota. Well after the season was completed, Titans released him on May 16, 2016.
On May 17, 2016, the San Diego Chargers drafted him for the 2016 season. But after three months on August 30, Chargers released him as a free agent. However, Pittsburgh Steelers named him as the claimed off waivers on August 31, 2016. Well, he didn’t play any game in the following year’s season. Moreover, he was also inactive for 12 games of the following season. Well, he was just active for Weeks 4 and 5 as well as Weeks 7 and 17. However, he was released by the team on May 1, 2017.
Zach Mettenberger Personal life
Professional football quarterback Zach Mettenberger is not married yet and having children is out of concern. Moreover, he is not dating anyone in his life. Well, till now there are no any records of his other relationships too. Although he is not married yet and hasn’t dated anyone in his life, his sexuality is straight. He hasn’t said or done anything that makes us doubt regarding his sexuality. Mettenberger belongs to an American nationality and falls under white ethnic group.
Zach Mettenberger Net worth
Zach Mettenberger with a great personality deserves to have a good net worth and salary. Well, her salary of 2017 is $ 600,000 which is totally worth. He has 385 followers on Twitter, 2,952 followers on Facebook.