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Montez Sweat Is Not Related To Josh Sweat As A Brother

Montez Sweat plays for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League as the American Football Defensive End. ( Source : instagram )

Montez Sweat is not related to the Defensive End for the Philadelphia Eagles, Josh Sweat. Shaquan Montez Sweat is a Football Defensive End for the Washington Commanders. 

Netizens assume that Montez and Josh Sweat are brothers. However, the only thing that is similar between them is their surnames and their career as football players for NFL.

His grandparents raised Montez as a child. Sweat's mother and older brother passed away in a shooting in Henrico Country, Virginia.

Montez became one of the most successful tight ends when he attended Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Georgia. After signing a sponsorship deal with the brand, he was featured in television commercials for Old Spice.

On May 2019, Montez signed a four-year rookie contract with Washington Commanders.

Josh Sweat plays as an American Football Defensive End for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Josh Sweat plays as an American Football Defensive End for the Philadelphia Eagles. ( Source : instagram )

Even though there have been rumors about both NFL stars being brothers, they are not related to each other as brothers.

Montez Sweat and Josh Sweat are both famous National Football League Stars. Since they have the same profession and surname, people assume they are brothers. However, there is no evidence of them being brothers.

Josh went to Oscar F.Smith High School and recorded 94 tackles in the 2013 VHSL 6A state championship game. At the same time, Montez got his name as one of the top tight ends after he attended Stephenson High School.

Montez got drafted as a Washington Redskins player after he broke the record for a defensive lineman by running the 40-yard dash at just 4.41 seconds.

During the 2018 NFL Combine, Josh ranked first among defensive linemen in 40-yard and was drafted in the fourth round by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Anthony Sweat Was The Real Brother Of NFL Player Montez Sweat

On December 30, 2021, two days after Anthony passed away, Montez posted a childhood picture with his brother on his Instagram handle.
On December 30, 2021, two days after Anthony passed away, Montez posted a childhood picture with his brother on his Instagram handle. ( Source : instagram )

The Washington football player Montez Sweat's brother Anthony Sweat was declared expired on December 28, 2021.

Anthony was the blood-related brother of National Football League player Montez Sweat. Anthony R. Sweat was a 27-year-old young man from Stone Mountain, Georgia.

As per the reports, Anthony was shot at an apartment complex in the Richmond suburb of Henrico. The shooting occurred in the 7600 blocks after 4 pm on Wistar Village Drive.

When police finally arrived at the scene, Anthony was seen suffering from apparent gunshot wounds and proclaimed deceased.

As his brother passed away, the NFL player missed his Wednesday practice to mourn his loving brother's demise.

Since their childhood days, Anthony, with his brother Montez and their older sister Vetta were looked after by their grandparents.

Montez Sweat Family

 

Montez with his grandparents Charles and Deborah during his graduation from Mississippi State University.
Montez with his grandparents Charles and Deborah during his graduation from Mississippi State University. ( Source : yebscore )

Montez sweat, with his siblings, was raised by their grandparents, Charles and Deborah Sweat, in Richmond, Kentucky.

Sweat had a very close relationship with his grandparents and thought of them as his very own father and mother. Montez and his siblings spent their whole childhood with their grandparents.

Montez was born to his parents in Richmond but later moved to Georgia before he started high school. There is no news or information regarding his own parents.

Unfortunately, Montez's mother passed away the same year his brother Josh was shot. Montez's father is still not revealed to any media.

His grandparents have been the most supportive when it came to his desire to play football. Montez looks up to them as his biggest motivation.

On May 17, 2022, Montez was gifted with a baby boy named Shiloh. However, Sweat has always kept his relationship status private, and the mother of Shiloh is not revealed yet.