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About Jalen Ramsey
Jalen Ramsey is a young and talented NFL cornerback from America currently playing for the Los Angeles Rams. He is now at the top of his game, and there is more to expect from him in upcoming games.
Jalen Ramsey was born on 24th October in 1994 in Tennessee called Smyrna in the U.S. Thus, he belongs to American nationality, and his given birth name was Jalen Lattrel Ramsey. He is the son of Lamont and Margie Ramsey, and he has an older brother named Jamal. His father, including his brother, was also an active football player. Thus, Ramsey himself trained with his brother and made him capable of playing football. He was an active supporter of the Miami Hurricanes from an early age.
|Jalen Lattrel Ramsey
|Date of Birth
|October 24, 1994
|Professional Football Player (Cornerback)
|Jacksonville Jaguars (2016–2019)
Los Angeles Rams (2019–present)
|Breanna Tate (broke up in 2018)
|US $50 million
High School Career
Jalen Ramsey was highly active in sports from his early high school days. He first joined the Ensworth High School before transferring to Brentwood Academy. In Brentwood, Ramsey broke the high school record for making a 25’ 3.25” mark in the long jump. He also made himself a name after setting several records in other physical sports like high jump and sprinter.
Ramsey was a 5-star recruit as per Rivals.com and Scout.com.
Jalen Ramsey joined Florida State University after committing to the University of Southern California (USC). He started his college football career in early 2013 for Florida State Seminoles, starting all the games of the season in his freshman year. The team successfully won the National Championship game after defeating Auburn in the final. During his sophomore year in football, he made 80 tackles, two interceptions, two sacks, and 12 defends in 14 games. During the match against Boston College, he made a 36-yard touchdown record leading the team to win the game by 14-0 points. For his performance in the junior season of 2015, he was entitled to Consensus All-American. He skipped his senior season to college to join the 2016 NFL Draft.
Track & field:
Not only in football as he was an excellent athlete in track and field as well. Jalen Ramsey competed in various track and field championships and won himself numerous honors and came at 3rd position in the long jump. He was ranked at the second position in NCAA Division I after making 7.62m in outdoor and 7.59m mark in the indoor long jump. He again secured the 3rd position by making the long jump mark of 7.46m in the 2014 ACC Indoor Championship. In 2015, he secured the 1st position in ACC Long Jump Championship after making the 7.96m leap.
Jalen Ramsey was chosen in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars. He became the highest and earliest cornerback to be drafted in the franchise history of Jacksonville Jaguars. He signed a contract worth of 23.35 million dollars for four years with the club.
During the rookie year of his Jaguars career, he underwent surgery due to his injury in the knee. He made his comeback and opened the game, recording three solo tackles in his first NFL game against Green Bay Packers. He made four solo tackles during the following week, one interception defending four passes in the winning game against the Tennessee Titans. For his performance, he was entitled to AFC Defensive Player of the Week. Ramsey played for four seasons for Jaguars, and during those times, he made himself a place in NFL Top 100 Players of 2018.
Los Angeles Rams:
Jalen Ramsey started playing for the Rams after the 2019 season after being traded in the team. During the first game for the Rams, Ramsey made his first interception against the San Francisco 49ers but eventually lost the game in his first season. He ultimately signed a contract with the Rams worth of 105 million dollars for five years in 2020. After signing the contract, he has played the only one game against Golden Tate and won by 17-9 points in the 2020 season. More games are coming soon.
Jalen Ramsey is active in social media. He is a firm believer and a faithful Christian. He does not hesitate to share his public life open on social media. He has over 1.1 million followers on Instagram and over 316 thousand followers on Twitter.
Talking about the love life of Ramsey, he was dating the Breanna Tate during 2018. She even gave birth to his first daughter in July 2018 and another daughter in the following year after their breakups. Currently, he is single and spent his time focusing on football and taking care of his two daughters. He loves to show off his beautiful daughters and flaunts about his love for them.
Jalen Ramsey has a bad habit of making trash talks and making unnecessary comments about fellow own teammates and opponents. He had had a feud with various players in the past and present.
Jalen Ramsey possesses an athletic body with a height of 6 feet and weight around 88 kg. he has few small tattoos on his body. He has darker skin shade and long curly hair, and an attractive broad smile. He has a light brown eye and black hair color.
His zodiac sign is Scorpio, and further details about his body measurements are yet to be revealed.
As of 2020, Jalen Ramsey’s net worth is estimated to be around 50 million dollars, of which his annual salary is 21 million dollars. Thanks to the 4-year contracts with LA Rams, his net earnings reached the peak with a single deal making him the highest-paid cornerback in NFL history.