Rashad Andre Jennings is a retired American football player who played in the position of a running back. He got drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars in the seventh round of 2009 NFL Draft. Also, he had a chance to play for Oakland Raiders and also New York Giants. He also played college football at the Liberty. During his time in the field, he was able to perform excellently well. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Rashad Jennings in the year 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Rashad was born in the year 1985 on March 26th in Forest Virginia. His height is 1.85 meters while he weighs 105 kg. He joined Jefferson Forest High School in the hometown, Forest Virginia and this was the beginning of his career in football. He was the fifth string running back and never played in a game until last game of the junior year. He has described himself as a ‘270 lb. Chubby kid who had asthma and also glasses’.
Finally, he played first four running backs. Even before he could put in Jennings, the coach attempted to see if he could fit in as a wide receiver at running back. Jennings got to be approached by a scout who came from the University of Tennessee who had been watching the game he had engaged in. He was told that he had potential and he needed to get his grades right.
In the year 2017, Jennings was unveiled as one of the contestants who would go on and compete on season 24 of the dancing with the stars and got to be paired with a dancer by the name Emma Slater. Jennings and Slater would go on and win the competition. It was the first time that Slater had won any competitive show.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Rashad is a running back who started his career playing for the Lynchburg Liberty Christian Academy as well as the Liberty University. He got to be drafted #250 by Jacksonville Jaguars in the year 2009 NFL Draft. He had a chance to play for the Jacksonville from the year 2009 to the year 2012. Jennings also played for Oakland Raiders in the year 2013 and New York Giants from the year 2014 to the year 2016. He is a free agent who has achieved 23 career touchdowns. He has also competed in a reality television series dubbed Dancing with the Stars where he went on to win it.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Rashad Jennings is estimated to be over $7 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a professional football player. He was drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars in the year 2009 to the year 2012. He has also had a chance to play for many teams including Oakland Raiders and New York Giants. He was also able to win a show that was dubbed Dancing with the star.
Rashad Jennings has achieved a lot of success when it comes to American Football. He has demonstrated consistency and hard work in all that he has been doing. During his career, he was able to achieve over 3700 rushing yards as well as 191 receptions.