Alim McNeill

Alim McNeill is an American football player who currently plays as a defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions in the National Football League (NFL). Born on May 11, 2000, in Raleigh, North Carolina, McNeill played college football at North Carolina State University before being drafted by the Lions in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft.

Here you can follow Alim McNeill’s net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, girlfriend, and more.

About Alim McNeill

Alim McNeill was born on May 11, 2000, in Raleigh, North Carolina. He grew up with his family in the Raleigh area, where he attended Jesse O. Sanderson High School. 

In addition to football, McNeill also played baseball during his high school years. McNeill’s athletic prowess was evident from an early age. At Sanderson High School, he played as an inside linebacker and was also a short-yardage running back, scoring 40 career touchdowns. 

He also showcased his skills on the baseball field, scoring 19 runs and making 22 hits as a senior.

College Career

McNeill attended North Carolina State University, where he played football from 2018 to 2020. During his college career, he made 77 tackles, 10 sacks, one interception, and one touchdown. 

His performance as a junior earned him All-American honors from The Athletic and Pro Football Focus. After his junior season, McNeill declared for the 2021 NFL Draft.

NFL Career

Alim McNeill was drafted 72nd overall by the Detroit Lions in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft. He signed his four-year rookie contract on May 13, 2021.

In his rookie season, McNeill made his official NFL debut against the San Francisco 49ers during week one of the 2021 regular season. He recorded 15 tackles with two sacks in 17 games played as a rookie with the Lions that season.

In his second season, McNeill played in all 17 games, recording 17 solo tackles, 24 assists, and one sack.

Alim McNeill’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Alim McNeill has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million.

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Alim McNeill’s prime sources of earnings are his NFL salaries, endorsements, and sponsorship deals.

Contract and Salary

McNeill’s current contract with the Detroit Lions is valued at $5,129,182, with an average annual salary of $1,282,296. His 2023 salary cap charge is $1,398,868, and his cash payout for the year is $1,126,290.

Career Earnings

Year Earnings
2021 $1,750,312
2022 $893,145
2023 $1,126,290
2024 $1,359,435
Total $5,129,182


Personal Details

Full Name Alim McNeill
Birth Date May 11, 2000
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Birthplace Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S.
Nationality American
Current Net Worth $2.5 million
Relationship Status Single/Unknown 
Instagram Profile @alimthedream29



Alim McNeill doesn’t have a girlfriend. He is single and currently focusing on his career.

How Old is Alim McNeill?

As of November 18, 2023, Alim McNeill is 23 years old.

How tall is he?

He is 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall.

What is his nationality?

He is American.

Career Statistics

Year Games Played Solo Tackles Assisted Tackles Sacks
2021 17 15 24 2
2022 17 17 24 1



FAQs About Alim McNeill

When was Alim McNeill born?

Alim McNeill was born on May 11, 2000.

What position does he play?

He plays as a defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions in the NFL.

Which college did he attend?

He attended North Carolina State University.

Wrapping Up: Alim McNeill’s Net Worth

Alim McNeill is a promising young talent in the NFL. His performances for the Detroit Lions have shown his potential, and he is expected to continue to develop and make significant contributions to the team in the coming years. He has accumulated a net worth of $2.5 million.

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