Jacoby Jones | NFL, Net Worth, Son, Wife & Facts

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Out of many football players in NFL history, Jacoby Jones is also the one who has left an immortal contribution to the game.

He is a former American football wide receiver. Being noted for the most extended kickoff return in the Super Bowl in the NFL until now, the athlete is highly celebrated.

Also, Jacoby is renowned for playing with the teams like Houston Texans, San Diego Chargers, Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Monterrey Steel.

Aside from the National Football League, Jacoby has also set a record in his high school and college.

During the junior, sophomore, and senior college seasons, he was an All-Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference player.

Jacoby Jones
Jacoby Jones.

Further, the former athlete received many awards and recognition. Likewise, he has won the 2012’s Pro Bowl, Super Bowl Champion (XLVII), and more.

So, is the player with the most record, Jacoby Jones, married? To know everything about his life, why not go through the article below?

Quick Facts:

Full Name Jacoby Rashi’d Jones.
Nick Name None
Age 39 Years Old
Height 6 feet and 4 inches (1.93 m)
Weight 215 lbs. (98 kg)
Horoscope Cancer
Date Of Birth 11th July 1984
Birth Place New Orleans, Louisiana
Gender Male
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Hair Colour Black
Eye Colour NA
Tattoos Yes
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Kim (2012-2013)
Kids Son, Jacoby Jones Jr.
Father’s Name NA
Mother’s Name Emily Jones
Siblings NA
High School St. Augustine High School and Marion Abramson High School
University Southeastern Louisiana University and Lane College
Profession Former Football Wide Receiver
Active from 2007-2017
Position Wide Receiver/ Return Specialist
Former Team Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, San Diego Chargers, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Monterrey Steel
Total Receiving Yards 2,733
Total Return Yards 7,628
Total receptions 203
Awards Pro Bowl (2012), All-Pro(2012), and Super Bowl Champion (XLVII)
Net Worth $8 million
Salary $1-$7 million
Social Media Instagram
Last Update May, 2024

Is Jacoby Jones Married?

The former American football player, Jacoby’s love life is still mysterious. Not only this, but he has not spoken much about his romantic life until now.

So, his marital status and dating life are still a mystery to solve.

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Hence, he is unmarried and not dating anyone.

Past Relationship

Back then, Jacoby was in a relationship with a woman, Kim. The two were together for at least years.

Though the exact date of their first date is unknown, most probably, they started having feelings for each other in 2012.

However, the former player and Kim were not seen together for a long time. It is still unknown about their separation. Also, Jacoby has not talked an ounce about this matter.

Does Jacoby Jones Have A Kid?

Well, you might have seen Jacoby posting photos with his son on his Instagram very often. Is the small kid his birth son? Yes, the athlete is a birth father to his son, Jacoby Jones Jr.

Jacoby was blessed with the boy child from his estranged girlfriend, Kim. His son was born in August 2012.

Jacoby Jones Bio | Age, Early Childhood And Family

Jacoby was born on 11th July 1984 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. His birth name is Jacoby Rashi’d to Jones.

He is 28 years old as of writing the article. Being born in July, his zodiac sign is Cancer. Jacoby was brought up in New Orleans.

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Talking about his ethnicity, he belongs to the black ethnic group. And he holds an American nationality.

Detail On Jacoby’s Family

Jacoby was born to his mother, Emily Jones, and an unnamed father. Except that he is close to his mother, nothing much is known about his family background as he has not disclosed anything regarding the matter.

Jacoby Jones With His Mother
Jacoby Jones With His Mother

However, Jacoby shares pictures of his mother on his Instagram often. And do you know that his mother, Emily, prepared the homemade meals for the whole Baltimore Ravens team just before the Super Bowl?

Besides the former athlete’s mother, the detail on his siblings is out of reach.

Jacoby Jones’ Education

Talking about the former football player’s academic background, he went to St. Augustine High School.

As Jacoby was very passionate about football since then, he wanted to play for the school. But the school considered him small to be a part of the football team.

As a result, Jacoby switched to the next school, Marion Abramson High School in New Orleans, Louisiana.

While the former player was at Marion, he earned several honors and awards for his exceptional skills in football, basketball, and track.

After graduating from high school, Jacoby received the Track scholarship and enrolled at Southeastern Louisiana University in 2002.

But, the former football player got transferred to Lane College in 2003.

Jacoby Jones Body Measurements | Height And Weight

Moving on to Jacoby’s physique, he stands at a pillaring height of 6 feet and 4 inches (1.93m). And he weighs 215 lb (98 kg).

Young Jacoby
Young Jacoby

Apart from his height and weight, his chest, waist, and shoe measures are not surfaced.

Jacoby Jones Net Worth | Salary And Career Earning

The former athlete, Jacoby, collected a considerable amount during his playing career. On top of that, he played for more than four NFL teams, which made him pocket money in millions.

As per the Celebrity Net Worth, Jacoby has piled upa net worth of $8 million.

Additionally, the former football player used to make $1-$6 million as a salary.


Jacoby has earned a hefty amount from his contracts with several teams. For instance, he signed a four-year deal worth $2,442,111 with the Houston Texans.

The signing bonus of $777,111, the average salary of $610,528, and the total guarantees of $777,111 were included in the contract. It was valid from 2007 to 2010.

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Again, the athlete being exceptionally skilled in his field, extended his deal with the Houston Texans in 2011.

He signed the deal worth $10.5 million, including a $1.5 million signing bonus and $3.5 million of an average salary.

Similarly, Jacoby signed a two-year contract worth $6,500,000, including a $1.8 million signing bonus and $3.25 million of average salary with the Baltimore Ravens in 2012.

on 12th March 2014, he extended the contract for four more years with the team. At the time, he made $12 million for signing the deal with a signing bonus of $3.5 million and an average salary of $3 million.

Further, Jacoby made $5.5 million, including $1.6 million of signing bonus and $2.75 million of an average salary, by agreeing to the San Diego Chargers’ two years. He signed the deal in 2015.

Jacoby Jones Properties | House And Cars

Speaking about Jacoby’s physical assets, he holds numerous such objects. Being a millionaire, the former player resides in a massive mansion in Missouri City, Texas.

Though the home’s real cost is not revealed, by looking at the size and location, it seems as it is worth $2-$6 million.

Jones Car collection
Jones Car collection

Similarly, Jacoby owns numerous vehicles. However, the detail on them is not disclosed.

Career Highlight

After being drafted in 2077’s NFL in the third round with the 73rd pickup, Jacoby commenced his professional career. He debuted with the Huston Texans.

He played with the team from 2007 to 1st May 2012.

Jacoby Jones when Playing with Ravens
Jacoby Jones when Playing with Ravens

After being released by the Houston Texans, the former player joined Baltimore Ravens on 8th May 2012.

Being one of the best players, his team signed a contract with him for the second time on 12th March 2014. Jacoby ended his playing with the Baltimore Ravens on 25th February 2015.

Jacoby Jones
Jacoby Jones

Later, on 6th March 2015, Jacoby began playing for the San Diego Chargers. The team released him after Week 8 on 3rd November 2015.

The former player has a history of playing with Pittsburgh Steelers’ teams from 5th November to 1st January 2016. He also played for Monterrey Steel for a short time.

Details On Retirement

The legend Jacoby retired epically. He announced his retirement on 29th September 2017. He desired to take a rest from NFL history as a member of the Baltimore Ravens.

So the former athlete signed a one-day contract with the team on the day of his retirement.

Career Stats

Year Team GP Receiving Fumbles
Rec Yards Avg Lng TD FD Fum Lost
2007 HOU 14 15 149 9.9 26 0 9 2 2
2008 HOU 16 3 81 27.0 45 0 2 4 1
2009 HOU 14 27 437 16.2 45 6 19 2 0
2010 HOU 15 51 562 11.0 47 3 31 1 0
2011 HOU 16 31 512 16.5 80 2 23 0 0
2012 BAL 16 30 406 13.5 47 1 16 2 0
2013 BAL 12 37 455 12.3 66 2 21 0 0
2014 BAL 16 9 131 14.6 31 0 6 4 2
2015 SD 5 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
PIT 4 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 3 1
Total 128 203 2,733 13.5 80 14 127 18

Career Highlights and Achievements

  • Super Bowl champion (XLVII)
  • Pro Bowl (2012)
  • First-team All-Pro (2012)
  • Longest kickoff return for a touchdown in Super Bowl history (108 yards, Super Bowl XLVII)

Social Media Presence

Instagram : digital_12

Unknown Facts About Jacoby Jones

  1. Jacoby Jones is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.
  2. He was one of the contestants on season 16 of Dancing With The Stars.
  3. On the reality dancing show, Dancing With the Stars, Jacoby came in third place with his partner, Krina Smirnoff.
  4. Jacoby is serving as the wide receivers coach at Calvert Hall College High School since 2018. As per the news, his working tenure with the school was till 2020.
  5. In 2005, Hurricane Katrina destroyed Jacoby’s childhood house and school, Marion Abramson High School.
  6. While Jacoby was at high school, he was an All-Metropolitan selection and an All-Area selection in Track and Basketball. 
  7. During Jacoby’s entire NFL career, he made 2,733 receiving yards, 203 receptions, 14 receiving touchdowns, 7,628 return yards, and nine total returns.
  8. As of 18th December 2020, Jacoby has about175k followers on his Instagram handle, digtal_12. And he has shared 417 posts.

Common Queries About Jacoby Jones

Is Jacoby Jones still in the NFL?

No, Jacoby is not in the NFL, as he retired from the game on 28th September 2017.

How much is Jacoby Jones worth?

Jacoby’s net worth is $8 million.

What college did Jacoby Jones go to?

What was Jacoby Jones’s salary?

Jacoby used to earn between $1-$7 million as a base salary.

How old is Jacoby Jones?

Jacoby is 36 years old as of December 2020.

Soni Pahadi
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