|Real Name/Full Name||Sebastian Paweł Janikowski|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Sebastian Janikowski|
|Birth Place:||Wałbrzych, Poland|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||2 March 1978|
|Age/How Old:||45 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 118 Kg
In Pounds – 260 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Henryk Janikowski
Mother – Halina Janikowski
|School:||Seabreeze High School|
|College:||Florida State University|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Lori Janikowski (m. 2008)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Vi Janikowski, Mila Janikowski|
|Net Worth:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
Sebastian Jankowski, whose alternate pronunciation is ‘sɛˈbastjan janiˈkɔfskʲi,’ is a former professional American football player who played in the national football League NFL in a placekicker position for the Oakland Raiders mainly for 19 seasons. He used to play for the Florida state university and was later picked up by the Oakland Raiders in the 2000 NFL draft in the 17th overall pick. The final season of his career before retiring was with the Seattle Seahawks. The rest of the seasons were with the Oakland Raiders.
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Biography and Early Life
Sebastian Janikowski took birth on 2nd March 1978 to father Henryk Janikowski and mother Halina Janikowski. He was a single child. His father used to play soccer and was a professional player who decided to move to the United States in the early 80s, hoping to revive his career. After a few years, Sebastian’s parents divorced, and he was left with his mother alone.
He was into soccer then and played for the under 15 school team. Then living in Orlando, Florida, with his stepmom and dad, he joined the Orlando lions under 19 soccer team under the supervision of Angelo Rossi. He was also the Seabreeze High School coach at Daytona Beach, where he wanted Sebastian to be trained. Henryk wasn’t willing to move there, so Sebastian moved in along with Angelo’s family.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Sebastian Janikowski in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Sebastian Janikowski’s age is 45 years old as of today’s date 21st September 2023 having been born on 2 March 1978. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 260 lbs in Pound and 118kg in Kilograms.
Sebastian used to study in the Seabreeze high school in Daytona Beach. He went there on saying of his then soccer coach Angelo Rossi. Rossi thought that was better for him to train. After that, he went to the Florida state university, which was his decision as he had to choose one of the colleges. He had won a lot of awards in his college.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Sebastian married Lori Janikowski in the year 2008. The couple has two kids, a boy named Vi Janikowski and a girl named Mila Janikowski. His fans nicknamed him the ‘Polish Cannon.’ He retired in the year 2019. During his senior year, he played both soccer and football as the placekicker. He was very good at it and became popular instantly. He recorded four field goals of 50+ yards; he had cleared a record 82-yard field goal during practice. He was included in the 1996 All-American team by the United States today.
Is Sebastian Janikowski Gay?
No, Sebastian Janikowski is not gay. He is married to Lori Janikowski since 2008, which proves that he has a sexual inclination towards women and he is straight.
The Oakland Raiders picked Janikowski in the 2000 NFL draft as the 17th overall pick. His first significant achievement was in 2002 when he reached the Superbowl XXXVII. In 2004 his contract was extended worth $10.5 million. He was the highest-paid placekicker then in the league. In 2010, he was again signed by the Oakland Raiders for another four years with a $16 million contract. Sebastian played for the Oakland Raiders for 18 straight seasons, which is a record. He is the highest scorer and the most appeared player of the franchise. His last season was with the Seattle Seahawks. He played for a total of 19 seasons in the NFL, retiring in 2019.
Following are the awards and trophies received by Sebastian in his entire career:
- He won the Pro Bowl in the year 2011.
- He was in the Second-team All-Pro in the year 2011.
- He was also the BCS national champion in the year 2000.
- He is a2 times Lou Groza Award winner in the years 1998, 1999.
- He is also a two times Consensus All-American team member in the years 1998, 1999.
- He is the USA Today High School All-American winner, which took place in the year 1996.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Sebastian Janikowski in 2023
Sebastian Janikowski’s net worth as of 2023 is estimated to be around $15 million. All his earnings come from his extraordinary career with the Oakland Raiders.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He is one of the three NFL placekickers in history to get selected in the first round of a draft.
- Janikowski is the all-time leading scorer with 1799 points for the Raider’s appearing in more games with the franchise than any other player ever ago with a 268 games streak.
Sebastian Janikowski is one of the finest to play the game. He is one of the three placekickers to get picked in the first-round draft. He had been with the same team for 18 seasons, showing his loyalty. He is a very passionate and dedicated professional who is an inspiration for many. He has entertained people across the globe and has a huge fan base.