Who is Lamar Jackson?

Lamar Jackson is an American football quarterback. He plays for the Baltimore Ravens of the NFL (National Football League). Lamar was born on January 7, 1997, in Pompano Beach, Florida.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameLamar Jackson
ProfessionFootball Quarterback
Birth DateJanuary 7, 1997
Birth PlacePompano Beach, Florida
Star SignCapricorn
ParentsFather: Lamar Jackson Sr.
Mother: Felecia Jones
Height6 feet 3 inches
Weight212 lbs
Marital StatusUnmarried
Net Worth$5 million

Lamar Jackson


Lamar was born to Lamar Jackson Sr. and Felecia Jones. Sadly, his father died in a car accident, so he was raised by a single mother. He was born with the birth sign Capricorn. Lamar holds an American nationality. With the height of 6 feet 3 inches and weight about 212 lbs, he has been able to maintain his body fit.

For his high school, he went to Boynton Beach High School and played two seasons and recorded 31 passing touchdowns, along with 22 rushing touchdowns.

College Career

He then enrolled in the University of Louisville. During his university, Lamar performed as a freshman. Meanwhile, in 2015, he received the MVP of the Music City Bowl. In total, Lamar competed with a record of 227 yards with two touchdowns. Also, for the Music City Bowl, he recorded 226 yards along with two goals.

Lamar Jackson

Furthermore, Lamar gained the award of Walter Camp becoming player of the year. Also, he received the Maxwell Award for the best all-around player in college football. Likewise, in 2016, Lamar became the first one to be honored with the Heisman Trophy. He got the award in December 2016.

Moreover, aside from his national honors, Lamor, for his sophomore season at Louisville, won the Adidas High-Performance Male Athlete of the Year. Also, for his junior year, he became the men’s ACC Athlete of the Year. He was honored for all conference sports, along with ranking in the third position in Heisman voting.

Professional Career

Baltimore Ravens selected Lamar Jackson for the 2018 NFL Draft. Baltimore picked him with the 32nd overall pick in the first round. Lamar debuted in the game from the first regular season. He played in September, as the quarterback against the competition with Buffalo Billa in the second half. Later, against the Cleveland Browns, he played very well. Moreover, this led the team to win the title of the AFC North.

Lamar Jackson

Personal Life of Lamar Jackson

Lamar Jackson is not involved in any relationships. Also, he is not included in any rumors and controversies about his love life. Furthermore, Lamar has been quite secretive about his personal life. It seems the player is currently focussing on pursuing his career.

Net Worth

Lamar Jackson has been able to get his name on a popular list. He has been just started his NFL career and is settling to name him as a well-known footballer. Besides, along with earning popularity, he has been able to make the right amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $5 million.