Mohamed Sanu (born August 22, 1989) is an American Wide Receiver Footballer from New Brunswick (New Jersey, USA). Moreover, he joined as a true freshman at Rutgers University. He ran around 62 times and covered 346 yards.
Greg Schiano guided him in football. Sanu created an 11 receptions record in 2011s match against North Carolina. On the other hand, he titled Most Valuable Player in the St. Petersburg Bowl (2009).
He got 16 catches and broke his record. His career statistics for the three seasons are that he got 19 touchdowns, 210 passes for the 2263 yards. The Cincinnati Bengals team drafted in 2012NFL round second.
Then, he transferred to the Atlanta Falcons (2016-2019). His Falcons team finalized his deal with the New England Patriots team before the deadline. The deal signed on October 22, 2019.
Early Life, Parents & Trivia
Mohamed Sanu Sr. was born on the 22nd of August 1989 in Brunswick. His father Samuel Sanu and mother Aminata Koroma follow the Muslim religion and are the native of Sierra Leone.
Soon, he came to the USA and lived in Dayton, New Jersey. He received formal football training at the South Brunswick High School and Edison High School. However, he was unable to play in the senior year due to age restrictions. He enrolled for a scholarship at Rutgers University.
On the other hand, he was a former champion in the jumping events. In 2008, NJISSA Sectional Championship, he placed third in the long jump (6.43 m) and second in the triple jump (14.08 m). Haja Jabbie is his sister and his brother is Samir Samu.
Girlfriend, Relationship Status & Love Affair
Sanu is the dad of a 4-year old boy named Mohamed Sanu Jr. (born in 2015). Though, the baby mother’s name Lauren Hettinger.
The pair announced their engagement too. He did not tell anything about his wedding. Still, he broke with his longtime partner Dani Lee (Businesswoman & Actress).
|Real Full Birth Name||Mohamed Sanu Sr.|
|Profession||Wide Receiver Footballer.|
|Famous for||Signed his NFL 2020 deal with the New England Patriots Team.|
|Age (As of 2019)||30 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||August 22, 1989.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||New Brunswick (New Jersey, United States).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Leo.|
|House In||New Jersey, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/mohamedsanu (319K followers).
Twitter: twitter.com/mo_12_sanu (137K fans).
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6' 2".
Centimeters: 188 cm.
Meters: 1.88 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 95 Kg.
Pounds: 210 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||42-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||9.|
|Tattoo details?||Yes, Tattoos inked on his body parts (hands & chest).|
|Parents||Father: Samuel Sanu.
Mother: Aminata Koroma.
|Siblings||Brother: Samir Sanu.
Sister: Haja Jabbie.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Girlfriend||1. Dani Lee (Actress).
2. Lauren Hettinger.
|Son||Mohamed Sanu Jr. (born in 2015).|
|School||1. South Brunswick High School.
Edison High School.
|Alma Mater.||Rutgers University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Cruise.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Favorite Food||Vegetarian Dishes.|
|Love to do||Gymming & Cycling.|
|Favorite Color||Red & Green.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$7 Million US Dollars.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Mohamed Sanu
- Mike Brown (Cincinnati Bengals) made a prank call to him in 2012 for the selection news.
- He is a big fan of the soccer sport and supports the West Ham United team.
- Mohamed Sanu listed height stands at 6 ft 2 in tall (1.88 m). On the other hand, the Football Wide Receiver’s weight is 95 Kilogram (210 in-lbs).
- He is with the New England Patriots team for the NFL season 2020.
- Moreover, he completed his 2018 season with Atlanta team with 838 receiving yards, 4 touchdowns, and 66 receptions.
- Fantex Inc. offered him the stock tracking income option in 2014.
- In addition to this, he signed the deal on a 10% earnings share in the future. The IPO finished in November 2014 and 164,300 shares sold ($10 per share).
- Sanu Sr. accumulated net worth reported $7 Million US Dollars. Still, he did not share the information about his remuneration from the Patriots team.
- The 319K followers recorded on his Instagram account.