Kalif Raymond Wife Julia Baker- Relationship Timeline

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From college sweethearts to becoming husband and wife, Kalif Raymond and Julia Baker have had quite a romantic journey.

The adorable pair married following an eight-year relationship filled with love, understanding, and trust.

Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Kalif Raymond
Detroit Lions Wide Receiver Kalif Raymond (Source: Mlive)

Kalif Raymond was born in Lawrenceville, Georgia, on August 8, 1994. Kalif comes from a mixed ethnicity; his father is an African-American, while his mother is of Chinese heritage.

The wide receiver attended Greater Atlanta Christian High School and had a collegiate football career at Holy Cross.

On May 3, 2016, he signed as an undrafted free agent with the Denver Broncos. 

He played for the Denver Broncos (2016-2017) before joining the New York Jets and New York Giants in the same 2017 season.

The Georgia-born athlete then played for the Tennesse Titans (2019-2020) and currently serves for the Detroit Lions (2021- present).

Moreover, he has been named to the Second-team All-Pro in 2022.

Kalif Raymond Wife Julia Baker- Relationship Timeline

Kalif Raymond and his long-term girlfriend, Julia Baker, who have been together since college, are married.

The lovebirds were first pictured together on January 28, 2015, as shared by Julia Baker on her Instagram handle.

Per reports, Kalif and Julia went to the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Kalif Raymond And His Wife Julia Baker During Their Wedding Day
Kalif Raymond And His Wife Julia Baker During Their Wedding Day (Source: Instagram)

Given that they both went to the same college, it is evident that the two started dating during that time.

On September 2, 2022, Julia took to social media and made the engagement official. Likewise, the couple exchanged vows on July 6, 2023.

The Instagram caption read, “The Raymonds 07.06.23 Thank you to our family and friends for making this the best day ever, and our amazing vendor team for making our vision come true.

The wedding ceremony took place in the Renault Winery Resort, a wedding venue located in Harbor City, New Jersey.

Moreover, Julia has always supported Kalif’s decisions throughout his life. She has been by his side through his ups and downs and vice versa.

Similarly, the lovebirds love sharing their profound love towards each other through social media.

Lastly, Julia Baker stuck with Kalif throughout his initial days full of challenges and uncertainty, so rightfully, she is entitled to share all the success and fame that was bestowed upon her husband.

Lions Trusting Kalif 

The Detroit Lions are keeping one of their major players, handing a contract extension.

The Lions trusted Kalif once again and offered him an extension for his tireless efforts, diligence, and significant role in the pitch.

Lions Wide Receiver Kalif Raymond
Lions Wide Receiver Kalif Raymond (Source: DraftKings Network)

As per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, on August 11, Raymond signed a two-year contract extension with the Lions.

Likewise, Kalif’s tenure with the Lions has increased, committing to the club till the 2025 NFL season.

Lastly, to top it all off, this deal made him one of the highest-paid punt returners in the league.

According to Dave Birkett for the Detroit Free Press, Raymond’s two-year deal is worth a lucrative $14 million with $8.1 million on guaranteed fees.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Who Is The Wife Of Kalif Raymond?

Kalif Raymond is married to his college sweetheart, Julia Baker.

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