Jason McCourty Wife Melissa McCourty: Married Life And Kids

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It is pretty obvious that Jason McCourty Wife Melissa McCourty is the player’s biggest fan, and the pair have been together since their college days.

McCourty’s Wife is also very close to the player’s twin brother Devin McCourty and his wife Michelle.

Jason McCourty Practicing for His Matches
Jason McCourty Practicing for His Matches (Source: Instagram)

Jason Devon McCourty was born on August 13, 1987, in Nyack, New York. He is a retired American football cornerback who played in the NFL for 13 seasons. 

The Tennessee Titans selected him in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL Draft as the 203rd overall pick. He played for the Titans for six seasons before signing with the New England Patriots in 2015. 

McCourty also played for the Cleveland Browns, the New England Patriots, and the Miami Dolphins. The star player retired early on July 15, 2022. 

Jason McCourty completed his schooling at Saint Joseph Regional High School. He then attended Rutgers University and played football as a cornerback for three years. 

Jason McCourty Wife Melissa McCourty: Married Life And Kids

Former NFL star Jason is happily married to the love of his life, Melissa McCourty. The two are college sweethearts, as they both met each other when they attended Rutgers University.

Melissa was born on December 13, 1986, into the household of Edwin A. Ortiz Sr. of New Jersey. She has previously worked at the motor car manufacturing group named Nissan North America Inc.

The couple dated since their college, and they finally decided to get married on April 12, 2014.

The marriage was a lavish ceremony held at the Parthenon in Nashville’s Centennial Park in Nashville, Tennessee.

Jason McCourty With His Wife Melissa And Kids
Jason McCourty With His Wife Melissa And Kids (Source: Instagram)

With a theme inspired by Greek mythology, Jason McCourty’s wife, Melissa, was the creative force behind their unique wedding.

Her idea led to an enchanting day where the couple exchanged vows, and Jason’s only instruction was to be wowed.

The wedding planner was taken aback by Melissa’s extensive knowledge of Greek mythology, which she expertly incorporated into the event.

Before their marriage, Jason gifted Melissa a platinum-adorned diamond ring, symbolizing their enduring love.

Now parents to three children, their journey into parenthood began with the birth of their daughter Liana on December 14, 2012. Their second daughter, Kai, joined the family on February 28, 2017, followed by their son, Kaiden, born on December 3, 2015.

Photographs of the couple unmistakably radiate their deep affection, a testament to their unwavering love.

Among their cherished memories is a trip to Disneyland, where they accompanied Jason’s twin brother, Devin, and his then-girlfriend, Michelle.

In this magical setting, Devin orchestrated a fairy-tale proposal to Michelle, a moment made even more special by Jason and Melissa’s presence.

Meet The McCourty Twins: His Brother Devin 

Jason has a twin brother named Devon McCourty. Interestingly, the McCourty brothers both played for the New England Patriots during their NFL career. 

Devin McCourty was born on the same day, August 13, 1987, as his twin brother. However, he was born 27 minutes before Jason, each weighing six pounds and 13 ounces. 

Devin is a retired American professional football player who played safety for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL) for 13 seasons.

The Patriots drafted Devin in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft after he played college football for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.

Jason McCourty With His Twin Brother Devon
Jason McCourty With His Twin Brother Devon (Source: Instagram)

Devin and Jason are one of only 13 sets of twins in NFL history. They also jointly delivered the 2019 commencement address at Rutgers.

Furthermore, both of them received honorary doctorates from their alma mater.

Bibek Dhoj Thapa
Bibek Dhoj Thapa

Bibek Dhoj Thapa

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