Donovan Peoples-Jones

Donovan Peoples-Jones, also known as “DPJ”, is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan and was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

Here you can follow Donovan Peoples-Jones’ net worth, salary, career earnings, contract, stats, relationship status, and more.

About Donovan Peoples-Jones

Born on February 19, 1999, in Detroit, Michigan, Donovan Peoples-Jones is the son of Roslyn Peoples and Eddie Jones.

He attended Southfield Christian School in 7th and 8th grade, and later Cass Technical High School where he was a five-star recruit and rated as the best wide receiver recruit from the state of Michigan since Charles Rogers in 2000.

College Career

Peoples-Jones played college football at the University of Michigan from 2017 to 2019.

During his college career, he was named to the All-Big Ten Special Teams third-team by both the coaches and media, and the All-Big Ten offensive teams third-team by coaches.

Following the 2019 season, he was named to the All-Big Ten special teams third-team by the media, and the All-Big Ten offensive team honorable mention by the media.

On January 4, 2020, Peoples-Jones announced he would forgo his final season of eligibility to enter the 2020 NFL draft.

NFL Career

Peoples-Jones was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

He made significant contributions to the team, including a memorable game in Week 6 of the 2021 season where he caught four passes for 101 yards and two touchdowns against the Arizona Cardinals.

He finished the 2021 season with 34 receptions for 597 receiving yards and three receiving touchdowns in 14 games.

Donovan Peoples-Jones’s Net Worth in 2023

As of 2023, Donovan Peoples-Jones’ estimated net worth is $3 million.

Donovan has earned $6,149,307 in Career Earnings over 4 seasons in his NFL career as of 2023. The wide receiver’s prime source of earnings is his NFL salary.

Contract and Salary

Donovan Peoples-Jones signed a 4-year contract with the Cleveland Browns worth $3,481,608, including a $186,608 signing bonus, $186,608 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $870,402.

In 2023, Peoples-Jones will earn a base salary of $2,743,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,523,889.

Career Earnings

Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Total Cash
2020 Cleveland Browns $610,000 $186,608 $1,013,666
2021 Cleveland Browns $780,000 $780,000
2022 Cleveland Browns $895,000 $1,612,642
2023 Detroit Lions $1,523,889 $1,523,888
Total $3,808,889 $186,608 $4,930,196


Personal Details

Full Name Donovan Peoples-Jones
Nickname DPJ
Birth Date February 19, 1999
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Nationality American
Current Net Worth $3 million
Relationship Status In a Relationship
Wife Valerie Loureda
Instagram Profile dpeoplesjones



Donovan Peoples-Jones is currently in a relationship with Valerie Loureda, a professional MMA fighter. Loureda has a record of 4-1 in her professional career.

Image Source: Instagram

The couple made their relationship Instagram official in June 2021.

How Old is Donovan Peoples-Jones?

As of November 18, 2023, Donovan Peoples-Jones is 24 years old.

How tall is he?

He is 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters) tall.

What is his nationality?

Peoples-Jones is American.

NFL Career Statistics

[As of October 31, 2023]

Year Team Games Played Receptions Yards Average Longest Touchdowns First Downs First Down % 20+ Yards 40+ Yards Fumbles
2020 Cleveland Browns 12 14 304 21.7 75 2 10 71.4 4 1 0
2021 Cleveland Browns 14 34 597 17.6 60 3 26 76.5 12 3 2
2022 Cleveland Browns 17 61 839 13.8 42 3 33 54.1 14 1 1
2023 Cleveland Browns 7 8 97 12.1 29 0 4 50 1 0 1
Total 50 117 1837 15.7 75 8 73 62.4 31 5 4


FAQs About Donovan Peoples-Jones

What is Donovan Peoples-Jones’ Net Worth?

As of 2023, $3 million.

When and where was he born?

February 19, 1999, in Detroit, Michigan.

What is Donovan Peoples-Jones’s height?

He is 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters) tall.

Wrapping Up: Donovan Peoples-Jones’ Net Worth

Donovan Peoples-Jones is a talented wide receiver who has made significant contributions to the NFL. His journey from a five-star recruit in high school to a professional NFL player is a testament to his hard work and dedication. He has accumulated a net worth of $3 million.

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