Larry Fitzgerald Jr.

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Football Wide Receiver (1983)
Tue Nov 24 2020
By   Ruku

Nowadays football has become one of the favorite and famous outdoor games all over the world. There are many footballers who are gaining constant media attention through their incredible football playing skills. Like others, Larry Fitzgerald Jr is also the one.

Larry is one of the greatest receivers in the National Football League (NFL) history. He currently plays as a wide receiver for the professional NFL team Arizona Cardinals. Additionally, Fitzgerald Jr was also honored All-Pro in 2008, 2009, 2011.

Early Life

The Arizona Cardinals wide receiver was born as Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr on August 31, 1983, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, under the star sign of Virgo. 

Larry Fitzgerald Jr (middle) pictures with his mother late. Carol and father Larry Fitzgerald Sr.
Image: Larry Fitzgerald Jr (middle) pictures with his mother late. Carol and father Larry Fitzgerald Sr.
Source: Instagram @larryfitzgerald

Larry is the son of Larry Fitzgerald Sr and late. Carol Fitzgerald. His father Larry Sr is the Living Legend Legacy Award-winning TV personality and sportswriter who works for the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder. 

Fitzgerald Jr's mother Carol passed away in April 2003 due to a brain hemorrhage. The footballer Larry also has a brother named Marcus Fitzgerald.

: Larry Fitzgerald Jr with his father and brother Marcus Fitzgerald.
Snap: Larry Fitzgerald Jr with his father and brother Marcus Fitzgerald.
Source: Twitter @Larry Fitzgerald Sr.

Concerning education, Larry graduated from the Academy of Holy Angeles, located in Minneapolis. Later, he attended the University of Pittsburgh. 

Relationship Status

The 37-years-old sports personality Larry has not revealed his current relationship status to the media. He has not declared whether he is dating someone privately or is enjoying a single life at the moment. 

 The Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald Jr is living a single life as of November 2020.
Picture: The Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald Jr is living a single life as of November 2020.
Source: Instagram @larryfitzgerald

After the tragic separation with former love partner's Larry has kept his love life details personal. It seems like he is living a single life and is searching for the right person to start his love relationship again. 

Shared First Son With Angela Nazario

As mentioned above, Larry previously dated several women. At first, he was linked with Angela Nazario. Fitzgerald and Nazario met one another back in 2006.

 Larry Fitzgerald dated Angela Nazario from 2006 to 2008.
Image: Larry Fitzgerald dated Angela Nazario from 2006 to 2008.
Source: Instagram @yoangie11

Shortly after the first encounter, the duo began their romantic affair. During the relationship, Larry and Angela also faced criticism regarding their age difference as she is 13-years younger than Larry. 

In spite of criticism, Larry and his then-girlfriend Angela choose to live a healthy and happy relationship. The pair also shared their first kid, a son Devin Fitzgerald. The former lovebird was living happily and was also jointly parenting their baby boy. 

 Larry Fitzgerald Jr shared his first son Devin Fitzgerald with Angela Nazario.
Photo: Larry Fitzgerald Jr shared his first son Devin Fitzgerald with Angela Nazario. 
Source: Instagram @yoangie11

Everything was going fine, however, their relationship did not remain longer. In 2008 Larry and Angela separated after she accused Larry of domestic violence. 

Second Girlfriend: Melissa Blakesley

After the separation from Angela, Larry Jr began dating Melissa Blakesley. How and when Fitzgerald and Blakesley met and bega their romantic affair is unknown. But as per the source, they began dating in 2010.

From the romantic relationship, Melissa and Larry also shared a son named Apollo Fitzgerald on April 23, 2013. However, their romantic relationship also did not last long.

Larry Fitzgerald and Melissa Blakesley.
Picture: Larry Fitzgerald and Melissa Blakesley.
Source: Sports Gossip

Following the birth of Apollo, Larry and Melissa ended up their relationship without disclosing the exact reason behind the separation.

Net Worth: $50 million

The 6-feet-3-inch (191 cm) tall Larry enjoys a fortune of $50 million which he accumulated from his successful career as a footballer. The retired Tim Hasselbeck played as a quarterback player for Arizona Cardinals.

Larry is playing for Arizona Cardinals since 2004. In August 2011 Fitzgerald signed a $120 million, 8-years contract with the Cardinals. Previously he played for the Pittsburgh Panthers football team of the University of Pittsburgh.

 The 2016 Walter Payton Award-winning Larry Fitzgerald Jr has a net worth of $50 million
Picture: The 2016 Walter Payton Award-winning Larry Fitzgerald Jr has a net worth of $50 million. 
Source: Instagram @larryfitzgerald

Besides, Larry Jr has won a number of prestigious awards and champions such as the 2003 Walter Camp Award, 2008, 2009, and 2011 All-Pro, 2014 Art Rooney Award, 2016 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year, etc. 

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