Rashad Jennings Biography, Age, Height, Family, Marriage, Salary, Net Worth, Education, Career

Rashad Jennings Biography

Rashad Andre Jennings, popularly called Rashad Jennings is a famous American football running back who was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft.  He also played for the Oakland Raiders and the New York Giants. Additionally, he played college football at Liberty.

Rashad Jennings Birthday and Age

Rashad was born on the 26th of March, 1985 in the forest, Virginia, United States of America. He is 35 years old as of 2020 and he celebrates his birthday with his family, friends, and colleagues on the 26th of March every year. His next birthday will be on the 26th of March, 2021 when he will be turning 36 years of age.

Rashad Jennings Height and Weight

Jennings is a man of gigantic size who appears to be quite tall in his photos, relative to his surroundings. He has a height of 6 feet and I inch [approximately 1.85 meters], and a body weight of 109 kg [approximate 240 lbs]. He has a chest size of 44 inches, a waist size of 33 inches, biceps size of 18 inches, black hair, and black eyes. However, details regarding his other body measurements are publicly unavailable, but we shall update them once they are out.

Rashad Jennings Family

Jennings is the son of Albert Jennings [father] and Deborah Jennings [mother] He also has two brothers namely Butch Jennings and Bryan Jennings who are both American footballers. Rashad is of the Christian religion, and his hobbies are listening to music and playing guitar. Jennings’ father ailed from stroke and both his legs were amputated due to diabetes.

Rashad Jennings Early Life

Jennings had a tough childhood because of his fat and asthma attack that prevented him from playing football. The physicians told him that he could not keep a dog and smoke because it could make the condition worse for the American Running Back Footballer. His brothers used to coach the football team at Lynchburg Christian Academy, thereby encouraging Rashad could understand the game better as he could not afford to attend the classes.

Rashad Jennings Marriage

Rashad is currently unmarried, but he is rumored to be in a romantic relationship with Angela Simmons. Rashad was also rumored to be in a relationship with Emma, his dance partner, English choreographer when they were paired in the dancing with the stars in 2017. In an interview, Rashad said that he was involved with his ex-girlfriend but now he is concentrating on his career as a footballer. He added that whoever he thought was suitable to be his wife, she would need to get approved by his mother.

Rashad Jennings Children

Jennings does not have any children at the moment. However, we are keeping tabs and we shall update this section once the information is out.

Rashad Jennings Wiki/Facts

  • Full Name: Rashad Andre Jennings
  • Popular as: Rashad Jennings
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 35 years old
  • Date of Birth: 26th of March, 1985
  • Place of Birth: Virginia, United States of America
  • Nationality: American
  • Citizenship: American
  • Height: 6 feet and 1 inch
  • Weight:  109kg [approximate 240lbs].
  • Waist Size: 33 inches
  • Biceps Size: 18 inches
  • Chest Size: 44 inches
  • Race: White
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Father’s Name: Albert Jennings
  • Mother’s Name: Deborah Jennings
  • Siblings: Butch Jennings and Bryan Jennings
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Spouse: Unknown
  • Children: Unavailable
  • Education: Liberty University
  • Profession: Footballer
  • Salary: Under review
  • Net Worth: $8 million

Rashad Jennings Education

Jennings acquired his secondary education at Lynchburg Christ Academy in Lynchburg, Virginia. He later graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Rashad Jennings Early Schooling Career

Jennings began his high school career at Jefferson Forest High School, Virginia. He started playing the game after the first four running backs ahead of him on the depth chart went down with injuries. At that time, he described himself as ‘270lb. chubby kid with asthma and glasses’. Before he was allowed to start plying, his coach attempted to play a wide receiver at running back. In his first handoff, Jennings ran the ball in for a 30-yard touchdown; he was being approached by a tea of the scout from the University of Tennessee.

Jennings started his college career at Pittsburgh. He was later transferred to Division I-FCS Liberty in spring 2006 to get closer to this family. In 2007, he was suspended for the first two games due to an internal violation

Rashad Jennings Career

After being coached by Jacksonville Jaguar’s staff, Jennings was drafted by Jacksonville in the seventh round of the NFL Draft in 2009. While there, he made his first score in week 9 against the Kansas City Chiefs. In the 2011 season, Jennings did not play due to injuries as he had suffered a concussion in the Jaguar’s first preseason game.

After his recovery, he started all 16 games in 2015 where he set career highs in carries, rushing yards, receiving touchdowns, and receiving yards. He recorded 863 yards together with three touchdowns on 195 carries, as well as 296 yards and one receiving touchdown on 29 receptions. During this season he recorded the highest score in both yards and caries in each of his four final games, with 79 carries and 432 yards.

In 2016, Rashad played in 13 games, rushing for 593 yards, his lowest total since 2013. He also scored three touchdowns on 181 carries. He has added 35 receptions for 201 receiving yards and one receiving touchdown in 2016. In February 2017, Jennings was released by Giant, and by December 2017, he announced his retirement from the NFL.

Rashad Jennings Salary

Rashad has never disclosed any information regarding his salary. However, we are reviewing this section and we shall update it as soon as it is available.

Rashad Jennings Net Worth

Rashad is one of the wealthiest footballers in the United States of America as he has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of 2020. His primary source of income is his career as a footballer. Through his various sources of income, he accumulates a good net worth but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

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