Jaylen Waddle Facts
|Real Name||Jaylen Waddle|
|Birthday||25 November 1998|
|Net Worth||$3-5 million|
Jaylen Waddle is an American football player who serves as a wide receiver for the Miami Dolphin of the National Football League (NFL). He was selected as the sixth overall in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft by the Dolphins. He also became SEC Special Teams Player of the Year and won CFP National Champion in 2020.
How Old is Jaylen Waddle?
The 22-year-old Jaylen was born on 25 November 1998 in Houston, Texas. His mother, Iesha Redmon, is his biggest supporter and the biggest critic of his life.
Jaylen studied at Episcopal High School in Bellaire, Texas. During his senior period, he played in the U.S. Army All-American Game. Then, Waddle committed to play college football for the University of Alabama.
He made the selection on National Signing Day of 2018 and chose the Crimson Tide over Texas, Florida State, Texas A&M, TCU, and Oregon.
How did Jaylen Waddle Become Famous?
Waddle’s college career began in Alabama as a true freshman in 2018. He received the SEC Freshman of the Year with no time after recording 45 receptions for 848 yards and seven touchdowns.
He returned to the Crimson Tide in his sophomore season and scored six receiving touchdowns and 33 receptions for 560 yards. He was named first-team All-SEC as a return specialist and became SEC Special Teams Player of the Year.
Waddle suffered from a broken right ankle during the game with Tennessee on 24 October 2020. But he came back to the field for the National Championship game against Ohio State.
In the 2021 NFL Draft, he was drafted sixth overall by Miami as a wide receiver. He made his professional career debut by winning against New England Patriots in 1st week of the 2021 NFL season.
How much Net Worth does Jaylen Waddle Have?
Waddle signed a 4 year, $27,085,993 contract with the Miami Dolphins, including a $17,058,904 signing bonus, $27,085,993 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,771,498. He will earn a base salary of $660,000, which will rise to $825,000 in 2022.
At the end of 2021, Waddle will likely receive the total amount of signing bonus and a yearly salary. For now, his net worth is reportedly around $3-5 million.
Who is Jaylen Waddle’s Girlfriend?
The 22-year-old NFL player is single at the moment. He has been working hard to sharpen his skills as a footballer rather than getting involved in love.
How Tall is Jaylen Waddle? Height, Weight
Waddle stands tall at the height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 83kgs. He has a dreadlock hairstyle and has black eyes.
Social Media Profiles: Instagram, YouTube
The NFL player has massive 252k followers on his Instagram account. He also runs a Twitter account that has more than 55.7k followers.