Cody Parkey (born February 19, 1992) is an American Footballer from Jupiter, Florida, USA and currently plays for Cleveland Brown.
Quick Wiki Facts and Information on Cody Parkey
|Born||February 19, 1992|
|Home Town||Jupiter City, Florida, USA|
|Address||Cleveland, Ohio, USA|
|Current Team||Cleveland Brown|
|Father||Doug Parkey Sr|
|Net Worth||$4.5 million|
|Siblings||Doug Jr, Hunter Parkey|
|Dogs Name||Marlin, Mako|
|Height||6 feet/ 1.83m|
|Weight||88 kg/ 193 lbs.|
|Wife||Collen Rick Parkey|
|Education||Jupiter Community High School
Cody Parkey Career Biography
From 2010 to 2013 Parkey played Auburn Tigers college football. As a rookie in 2010, he only played in two games, but he did all extra points. In 2011, he converted 41 out of 42 extra-point attempts and 13 out of 18 field-goal attempts. As a junior in 2012, he converted all 27 extra-point attempts and 11 out of 14 field-goal attempts. In 2013, he converted 66 out of 67 extra-point attempts and 15 out of 21 field-goal attempts.
Parkey signed with the Indianapolis Colts after being undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft. On 20 August 2014, he was traded for David Fluellen by the Colts in the Philadelphia Eagles.
Parkey created a new record of the NFL rookie in 2014. He broke Kevin Butler’s 29-year-old 144 points record with the Chicago Bears broke with his 150 points in 1985. For the highest average points scored per game in the 2014 NFL season, Parkey was affiliated with Stephen Gostkowski.
Parkey signed a four-year deal with the Chicago Bears on March 14, 2018. The release of Parkey at the beginning of the league year was announced on February 22, 2019, after 11 missed starts in its first season and $3.5 million already guaranteed under its deal for 2019. On 13 March 2019, he was officially released.
The Browns signed Parkey to their practice squad on September 6, 2020. He was promoted to the team’s active roster on September 14, 2020
Cody Parkey Wife, Children
Cody is currently married to Colleen Rick Parkey’s long-term sweetheart and the love of his life. Colleen was born on 25 May 1993. She was brought up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and later moved to Jupiter, Florida. She was born in the same town as her hubby, but she spent most of her life in Florida, while Cody and She did not meet until their sophomore high school year.
Their relationship endured a brief blow after Cody left Auburn to focus on his career as a professional soccer player, while Colleen enrolled at Florida State University.
In 2016, the couple declared their commitment and in July of the next year, they got married. Their wedding was held at Palm Beach Gardens Cross Church, Florida. From that time on, they have had a happy married life. On 17 July 2020, the couple welcomed a boy into their lives.
Happy Birthday to the most amazing wife a guy could ask for! Being your husband is my greatest accomplishment and I can’t wait to celebrate this birthday and many more to come with you! Love you forever @colleenparkey
Cody Parkey Education
Cody attended his local high school in Florida called Jupiter Community High School with his brother Doug. Both the brothers were a crucial part of their high school football team.
Furthermore, Cody enrolled in Auburn University in 2010, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Communication and did a minor in Sociology.
Cody Parkey Social Media
By the looks of his Instagram, Cody looks like a down to earth guy who is very close with his family. He mostly posts pictures of his football games and his family on his Instagram where he has garnered 60.1K followers. Whereas on his Twitter @CParkey36 he has accumulated 38.7K followers.
Cody Parkey Net Worth, Salary
Cody Parkey signed a 1 year, $910,000 contract with the Cleveland Browns, including an average annual salary of $910,000. In 2020, Parkey will earn a base salary of $856,471. So at the time of this writing, Cody’s net worth is estimated to be around $4.5 million.
Cody Parkey Age, Birthday, Family
The placekicker Cody Parkey was born in Jupiter City, Florida, on February 19, 1992, into the family of Kelly and Doug Parkey Sr. Cody grew up with his two brothers, Hunter and Doug Jr. He began playing football during his high school at Jupiter Community high school. He was also a teammate at the time with his brother Doug.
Doug Parkey Sr is a Senior Vice President at Fine Mark National Bank & Trust and studied finance at the University of Iowa whereas Kelly studied at Auburn University.