In addition to being a professional FIFA esports player, Jay Ajayi is a former National Football League running back (NFL). He spent five seasons in the NFL with the Miami Dolphins and Philadelphia Eagles. He is well known for his passion and sportsman spirit, which is the main reason of his success.
|Full Name||Jay Ajayi|
|Birth Date||15 June 1993|
|Birth Place||London, UK|
|Life & Career|
On June 15, 1993, Jay Ajayi was born in Nigeria. His birthplace is London, England, where he grew up. He is descended from an English ancestor. When he was born, his parents were Nigerian immigrants Ibi and Kemi. In the summer of his seventh year, his parents brought him to live in the United States with them. Christian and Gemini are his astrological signs. His brother is Solomon Ajayi.
At Frisco Liberty High School, where he was a student, he first took up the sport of American football. He rushed for 2,240 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior in high school. After his senior year of high school, Rivals dot com rated him as a three-star recruit and the 41st-best running back prospect in his class.
After graduating from high school, he decided to attend Boise State University. His true freshman year at Boise State was a redshirt. He played in 11 games last season, rushing for 548 yards and four touchdowns on 82 touches. Jay got the honor to start 12 of 13 games as a junior. Running backs at Boise State have never ran for more than 100 yards in each of their ten games in a season before.
The Miami Dolphins chose him 149th overall in the 2015 NFL Draft. Ajayi inked a four-year contract worth $2.50 million with the Dolphins, which included a $220,813 signing bonus. He made his NFL debut against the Buffalo Bills on November 8, 2015, running five times for 41 yards.
He was elevated to the starting running back position for the 2016 season. He was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for the second week in a row, making him only the fourth player in NFL history to carry for 200 yards in two straight games. He became one of only 15 players in NFL history to have three or more 200-yard running efforts during the 2016 season.
In seven games since joining the Eagles, he has 70 runs for 408 yards and one touchdown. The Eagles defeated the Atlanta Falcons in the Divisional Round and the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championships. The Eagles faced the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII, and Ajayi rushed for 57 yards.
He tore his ACL in Week 5 of the 2018 season while playing against the Minnesota Vikings. He was then placed on injured reserve. During the 2018 season, he carried 45 times for 184 yards and three touchdowns in four games.
|Personal Life & Relationships|
After suffering a back injury in Week 2 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the 25-year-old was forced to miss the Eagles’ 20-16 triumph against the Indianapolis Colts in Week 3. Despite playing in each of the team’s previous two games, he subsequently claimed he suffered a tiny fracture in his back.
In the last several years, Jay Ajayi has had at least a few partnerships. Jay’s previous romances, partners, and breakups aren’t entirely known. The availability of these data is dependent on how private celebrities are, and as a result, certain facts may be unknown.
Ajayi’s net worth is estimated at $2 million, which includes his football career earnings, his own clothing brand, and a few endorsement deals.
Jay Ajayi is a professional football player who makes a living. All of his profits come from his salary, contracts, bonuses, and sponsorships. After the 2015 NFL Draft, he signed a $2.50 million rookie deal with the Dolphins, including a $220,813 signing bonus.