Myles Gaskin Biography, Wikipedia, And NetWorth: Everything To Know About The American Football Running Back
Myles Gaskin Injury Update: Contract & Salary
Myles Gaskin missed a few games due to a knee injury. The running back did update his fans about the condition of his health.
Gaskin is an American football running back who played college football at Washington. He plays in the National Football League (NFL) for the Miami Dolphins. He got drafted by the Dolphins in the 2019 NFL Draft, in the seventh round and 234th overall.
Myles graduated from O’Dea High School, Seattle, Washinton, and committed to playing football at the University of Washington. His athleticism was highly praised by the coaches.
Myles Gaskin Injury Update: Is He Okay?
Gaskin was placed on an injured reserve due to sprained MCL on November 5, 2020. He was expected to miss at least three games.
The injury occurred at a game against Los Angeles Rams at Hard Rock Stadium. It wasn’t a major injury, and no surgery was necessary.
He got activated on December 5 but was again placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list on December 12. By December 23, 2020, Myles was again activated, reports Bleacher Report.
Since Week 3, Myles has been Miami’s starter, where he averaged 16.3 rushing attempts. He totaled two touchdowns and 585 yards through seven contests.
Gaskin is the primary focus on offense, and even his loss was notable. Miami did have few options to replace him until his return. Jordan Howard and Matt Breida were expected to start and handle the bulk of the team’s responsibilities.
Myles was on the pace to become the top 5 NFL playmakers, but the COVID and a knee injury came his way. Fans are hoping that after the good health update, he is on his way to becoming the star player.
Myles Gaskin Contract And Salary Details Revealed
According to Spotrac, Myles signed a 4-year contract for $2,606,777 in 2019. His current agent is First Picks Sports, and he is expected to go free agent in the 2023 season.
Gaskin’s average salary is $651,694. He was guaranteed $86,777 at signing.
Meet Myles Gaskin Family
Myles was born in Lynnwood, Washington. He grew up in the suburb north of Seattle with his family. His parents are Robbie Gaskin and Scott Gaskin.
The credit for his immense success also goes to his parents. His father often coached him during childhood. His mother, Robbie, works at King County Public Health as a program manager of vital statistics.
Gaskin is not yet married. He has not revealed the details of his girlfriend or partner to the media.