Charles Woodson biography

Charles Cameron Woodson is an American former football defensive back who played in the National Football League for 18 seasons with the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers. He played college football at Michigan, where he won the Heisman Trophy and the 1997 national championship as a junior.

Charles Woodson
Charles Woodson


  • Source of Wealth: Football
  • Age (As of 2024): 47 Years of 2024
  • Birth Place: Fremont, Ohio, United States
  • Height: 6′ 1″ (1.85 m)
  • Weight: 202 lbs (92 kg)
  • Marital Status: Married (April Woodson)
  • Full Name: Charles Cameron Woodson
  • Nationality: American
  • Date of Birth: October 7, 1976
  • Ethnicity: African-American
  • Occupation: Former NFL Player
  • Education: University of Michigan
  • Children: 2 (Chase and Charles Jr.)


Played for the Michigan Wolverines of the University of Michigan, Charles Woodson was a part of the team to the national championship in 1997. In 1998, he was drafted by the Oakland Raiders, and he was the first player from the Oakland Raiders to win the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year. He played for the Oakland Raiders for 7 years from 1998-to 2005.

He played for the Green Bay Packers of the NFL as the safety and cornerback from 2006 to 2012. Woodson is estimated to be worth $15 million.