Jessica Dorrell Age: How Old Is Bobby Petrino Motorcycle Girl That He Had Affair?

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Jessica Dorrell got media attention after her affair with the Razorbacks’ former head coach Bobby Petrino, came to light in 2012.

The adultery of Bobby and Jessica, whom he hired as the player’s development coordinator, spilled out after the two had a bike accident.

Moreover, it was found that Dorrell’s recruitment by Bobby didn’t comply with the guidelines. As a result, the University of Arkansas fired them.

Football Coach Bobby Petrino Returned To Arkansas Razorbacks After 12 Years Of His Cheating Scandal
Football Coach Bobby Petrino Returned To Arkansas Razorbacks In 2023 After 12 Years Of His Cheating Scandal (Source: Spring Field-News)

Formerly, Bobby served as the head of the Arkansas Razorbacks from 2008 to 2011. During that tenure, he led the team to two top-25 finishes and a Cotton Bowl victory.

After 12 years, Petrino returned to the Razorbacks in November 2023, which also brought his past affair into the media again.

According to ESPN, the Lewistown, Montana native assumes the role of offensive coordinator at Arkansas, under head coach Sam Pittman.

With the new move, he makes an exit from his Texas A&M Aggies, where he served as OC under the head coach Jimbo Fisher. Fisher was fired & replaced by Mike Elko on November 27, 2023.

Jessica Dorrell Age: How Old Is Bobby Petrino’s Motorcycle Girl?

More than her professional venture at the Arkansas Razorbacks, Dorrell got recognition for her affair with Bobby Petrino.

Jessica Dorrell was born in Aledo, Texas, on May 30, 1986, which makes her 37 years old in 2024.

She has an age gap of 25 years with her then-affair partner, Petrino, born on March 10, 1961.

When the adultery of Jessica with Bobby came out, she was 26 while the latter was 51 years old.

Jessica Dorrell's Affair With Then-Razorbacks Head Coach Bobby Petrino Came Out In 2012 After Their Bike Accident
Jessica Dorrell’s Affair With Then-Razorbacks Head Coach Bobby Petrino Came Out In 2012 After Their Bike Accident (Source: Bleacher Report)

Dorrell, a graduate of Aledo High School, enrolled at the University of Arkansas for higher studies.

While there, she played collegiate volleyball and later worked for the Razorback Foundation, a fundraising arm of the university’s athletic department.

Later, on March 28, 2012, Petrino hired her as student-athlete development coordinator for the college’s football program. A month later, the news of their affair would come to light after they had a bike accident.

Dorrell And Petrino Lost Their Jobs After Affair Scandal

On April 1, 2012, the former Razorbacks head coach Bobby Petrino had a bike accident that sustained him four broken ribs, a cracked vertebra in his neck, and numerous abrasions on his face.

Although the football coach tried to cover up stating he was the only individual in the accident, the police reports had to say more. Reportedly, Jessica Dorrell was the other passenger in the vehicle.

Moreover, further investigations shed light on their affair; at that time, Dorrell was engaged while Petrino was the father of four kids with his wife, Becky.

As reported, he frequently sent her gifts that included a $20,000 cash gift as a Christmas present.

Jessica Dorrell, A Volleyball Player At Arkansas, Got Recognition For Her Affair With Petrino, A Married Man & Father Of Four Kids
Jessica Dorrell, A Volleyball Player At Arkansas, Got Recognition For Her Affair With Petrino, A Married Man & Father Of Four Kids (Source: The State)

In addition to that, there were reports on the unethical recruiting of Jessica, stating she was the only one with lesser experience & no master’s degree.

As a result, on April 10, 2012, the then-athletic director Jeff Long fired Petrino. He cited the cause as “misleading and manipulative behavior” that adversely affected the reputation of the University of Arkansas.

On the other, Jessica Dorrell resigned from her post on April 17, 2012, with a settlement of around $14,000.

In November 2023, Bobby made his return to Arkansas as its offensive coordinator after 12 years of his cheating scandal.

Jessica Dorrell Married Josh Morgan Amid Affair Scandal

At the time of the scandal, Dorrel was engaged to her fiance, Josh Morgan. He was the assistant strength and conditioning coach at the University of Arkansas (2007-12).

They were set to marry on June 9, 2012, before her affair with Bobby came forth earlier in April of that year.

Despite that, Dorrell and Morgan remained in a relationship and she joined him in the move to South Carolina.

The latter got the position of strength and conditioning coach at the University of South Carolina (August 2012- present).

Dorrell With Her Husband Josh Morgan
Dorrell With Her Husband Josh Morgan (Source: Facebook)

Later, on February 9, 2013, the couple married in Richland County in South Carolina.

As reported, Jessica was working as an assistant coordinator of marketing and business partnerships in South Carolina.

Krishna Pandey
Krishna Pandey

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