Jeff Traylor and his wife, Cari, have been married for over three decades.
They share three children together: two sons, Jordan and Jake, and one daughter, Jaci.
Jeffrey Michael Traylor, born on May 9, 1968, serves as a football coach at the high school and collegiate level.
Traylor has been the head football coach at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) since the 2020 season.
He graduated from Gilmer High School in 1986 and attended Stephen F. Austin State University.
The Texas-born received his undergraduate degree in 1990 and went on to get his graduate degree in 2002 from Stephen F. Austin State University.
Traylor began coaching as an assistant coach at Big Sandy High School, where he worked for four years from 1989 to 1992.
He then began his collegiate career in 2015 as the special teams coordinator and tight ends coach at the University of Texas at Austin.
Jeff Traylor Wife, Cari
Jeff Traylor has been happily married to his college sweetheart-turned-wife, Cari Traylor, for more than 31 years now.
He has given the pet name “Care Bear” to his wife for her caring nature and for looking after the family.
The couple got married on July 20, 1991. As the story goes, Jeff’s college days held the beginning of a love story that seemed almost fated.
According to Jeff, his roommate, the head lifeguard at Stephen F. Austin State University, had predicted that Jeff would marry Carie before the pair even met.
His friend had said, “I’ve got a lifeguard working for me, I’m telling you, she’s gonna be your wife. She’s exactly what you’re looking for.”
Jeff’s roommate painted a vivid picture of her, not only emphasizing her striking looks but also her dream of becoming a school teacher.
Intrigued, Jeff felt compelled to meet her in person. As he approached the lifeguard stand, there she stood, every bit as captivating as described.
So, Jeff knew he had to get a job as one of the lifeguards, so he even resorted to a bit of mischief.
He went so far as to adjust certificates creatively. The gamble paid off, as he was officially welcomed onto the lifeguard team.
Despite the potential risks, Jeff believed it was a risk worth taking, finally, with two years of dating culminating in a remarkable 32-year-long marriage.
It’s a tale that reminds us that sometimes, love finds its way in the most unexpected places.
Parents Of Three Children: Jordan, Jake & Jaci
Cari and Jeff Traylor are parents to three children. They have two sons, Jordon and Jake, as well as a daughter named Jaci.
Jordon is the firstborn in the Traylor family, Jaci comes second, and Jake is the youngest.
Jeff’s younger son, Jake, actively serves as an associate producer for “PoliticsNation” at MSNBC in New York.
He was born on July 23, 1997, celebrating his birthday three days after his parents’ anniversary.
Likewise, Jaci Traylor is involved in NBC’s production of “Law & Order.” As per her Instagram, she celebrated her birthday on September 26.
Jaci pursued her education at Texas A&M University. Additionally, she lived for some time in Italy before returning to the United States to embark on her professional journey.
The eldest of the Traylor siblings, Jordan, followed his father’s footsteps and is also a football coach.
Born on October 16, 1993, Jordan is a defensive assistant with the New Orleans Saints.
Jordan was a quarterback for Gilmer High School and the Texas A&M Aggies before joining the New Orleans Saints as a defensive coach.