Lamar Jackson Biography
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Lamar Jackson is an American football player who has been playing for the Baltimore Ravens as a quarterback in the National Football League (NFL). Today, we will know his net worth, salary, age, height, wife, and all the recent news here.

The High School career of Lamar Jackson started at Boynton Beach High School in Boynton Beach, Florida. He played as a standout quarterback in the team. In two years, he played for 2263 yards and 31 touchdowns. He had a quarterback rating of 102.7.

In 2015, at the starting of his junior career, he played for 1,840 yards with 12 touchdowns. In December 2016, he became Louisvilleā€™s first Heisman Trophy winner in school history. He played 13 games in his junior career in 2017, where he played for 3,660 passing yards, 27 touchdowns, and 10 interceptions.

Lamar Jackson entered the NFL draft in January 2018. Jackson wanted to play as a quarterback professionally, while some people thought that he should build his career as a wide receiver. Jackson was picked by Baltimore Ravens with the 32nd overall pick in the first round. Lamar finished the 2018 season with 1,201 passing yards, six passing touchdowns, and three interceptions in the team. Lamar was the unanimous NFL MVP of the 2019 season.

Lamar receiver AFC Player of the Week for the fourth time in 2019. He also became the first quarterback since Michael Vick to play for 1000 yards in a single season. He finished the season with 43 total touchdowns and a 9.0 passing touchdown percentage. In 2020, he completed the season with another 1000 passing yards in that season.

Lamar Jackson’s Personal Information:

Full Name Lamar Demeatrice Jackson Jr.
Nickname Lamar
Born January 7, 1997
Debut 2015
Height 1.88 m
Weight 96 kg
Age 25
Birthplace Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Net Worth $5 million
Marital Status In a Relationship
Father name Lamar Jackson, Sr.
Mother name Felicia Jones
Salary $2.3 Million (Annual)
Twitter Handle @Lj_era8
Instagram handle @new_era8

Age:

Lamar was born on January 7, 1997. So, he is 25 years of age.

Lamar Jackson’s Net Worth and Salary:

Lamar has a net worth of $5 Million USD. All of his earnings come from professional football. He receives an annual salary of $2.3 million from his team. Lamar is also an ambassador of different national and international bands. He receives good endorsements from Oakley.

Height:

Lamar has a height of 1.88 meters. His height is 6 feet 2 inches. He has a weight of 97 kg.

Wife:

Lamar is not married yet, but he is in a relationship with Jaime Taylor since 2017. They met in college and since then, they are together.

Nickname:

Lamar Jackson has the nickname Lamar. He is called by this name by his friends and families.

Recent News About Lamar Jackson:

Lamar Jackson was contracted by COVID twice. The first time, he was affected by the deadly virus was in 20120. Later, during his training session in 2021, he was affected by the virus again.

Lamar played outstanding on the 2021 season. That’s why Ravens wanted to take his contract to five years in 2022. They guaranteed worth of $23 million for the season in the team.

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