Jay Ajay is a world famous footballer who has carved a strong space in the NFL world so far. In his short career, he has achieved massive success as a football player. He was drafted by the Miami sDolphins for the 2015 NFl and played football for Boise state. He joined Philadelphia Eagles in 2017 and was the winner of Super Bowl LII.
Jay Ajayi Bio: Age, Early Life, Family
Jay Ajayi was born on June 15, 1993 in the United States. He was born to a Nigerian parent. His father’s name was Ibi Ajayi and his mother’s name was Kemi Ajay. He has 2 siblings named Solomon Ajayi and Semi Ajayi. His religion is Christian and his zodiac sign is Gemini. His parents moved to the United States when he was 7 years old in 2000.
Jay Ajayi Education Details
He then moved to Texas and attended Frisco Liberty High School and completed schooling from there.
Jay Ajayi Career Details
He started playing American football in his school time and rushe for 2,240 yards and had 35 touchdowns as a senior. He continued his amazing performance on the football ground and because of his hard efforts, Rival.com ranked him as the 41st best running back prospect of his class and rated him as a 3 star recruit,
Jay Ajayi Personal Life
Jay Ajayi is quite serious and secretive about his personal life and not willing to disclose anything even to his teammates. He is having a colorful athletic career and he is also dating a girl but her name is still a mystery for the media and his fans. He is having good numbers of female fans and it is a matter of delight to them that he is still unmarried.
He is very active in social media channels especially instagram. In instagram, he has more than 404 K followers and around 80% of them are youngsters and teenagers. This clearly states his popularity in the United States among youngsters.
Jay Ajayi NFL Career
He began his NFL career as a footballer in 2015 when the Miami Dolphin drafted him. He was offered with a 4 year contract with the Dolphin worth $2.5 million. He happily signed the contract and received a signing bonus of $220,813 from Miami Dolphins. He played his debut match against Buffalo Bills on 8th November 2015 where for 41 yards he rushed 5 times.
His first professional touchdown was scored by him against the San Diego Chargers. He played in the rookie season and finished it off with 49 carries for 187 yards and 1 touchdown. In 2016, he became the 4th player in the NFL history to rush over 200+ yards in two consecutive games and this performance created an image of star performers in NFL among the football lovers.
Jay Ajayi Body Measurements
Jay Ajayi is a tall man with an attractive body shape and bold personality. Like other sports persons, he also has an athletic body built. His eyes are dark brown in color and his hairs are completely black. He is 6 feet tall and in meters his height is 1.83m. His body weight is 103 kg. He owns strong body muscles and his bicep are 16 inches. This healthy player is said to have 43 inches chest size and 34 inches waist size.
Jay Ajayi Net Worth
Though he is a world famous NFL football player, his income is also high like other celebrities from the United States. All of his income comes from bonuses, contracts, salary and endorsement. His contract for the rookie season worth $2.5 million followed the 2015 NFL Draft by Dolphins played a vital role in increasing his net-worth and making him a rich player.
He was also traded to the Eagles where he won Super Bowl LII. His annual salary is not disclosed till date anywhere on the internet but his estimated net-worth is found to be $2 million.
Jay Ajayi Other Interests
Apart from playing Football as a profession, Jay Ajayi is also a good player of baseball, basketball and rugby. In his school days, he participated in sportive games like javelin throw and long jump because of his tall personality. In his free time he loves to play indoor games based on adventurous themes. He loves to listen to music albums and is a great fan of pop singers especially Britney Spears and Lady Gaga.