Jason Andrew Pierre-Paul, professionally known as Jason Pierre-Paul or JPP is an American football outside linebacker.
Facts of Jason Pierre-Paul
|Full Name:||Jason Pierre-Paul|
|Age:||33 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||January 01, 1989|
|Birth Place:||Deerfield Beach, Florida|
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Education:||Deerfield Beach High School|
|Height / How tall :||6.5 inch|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus|
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Jason Andrew Pierre-Paul, professionally known as Jason Pierre-Paul or JPP is an American football outside linebacker. He currently plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football league (NFL). The New York Giants drafted him in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He has won Super Bowl XLVI and made two Pro Bowls with the Giants. He played college football at South Florida.
Jason Pierre-Paul Suffered a Neck Injury in a Car Accident
Jason Pierre-Paul, a linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, reportedly suffered a neck injury in a car accident last week in Florida. According to initial reports, the 30-year-old linebacker could miss the entirety of the 2019 season.
In a single-car crash, he sustained a neck fracture.
Jason Pierre-Paul Is Known For What?
– With the New York Giants, he won Super Bowl XLVI.
Jason Pierre-Paul was born in which country?
Jason Pierre-Paul was born in New York City on January 1, 1989. Jason Andrew Pierre-Paul is his given name. He was born to Jean and Marie, Haitian immigrants. He was born in Deerfield Beach, Florida, United States. He is an American citizen. In 1983, his parents immigrated to the United States.
He attended Deerfield Beach High School and was a basketball player. While playing basketball, he sustained a severe leg injury. In his junior year, he began playing football.
Career in College
He enrolled at California’s College of the Canyons, where he played collegiate football. There, he was named First-Team All-WSC and All-American.
He then moved to Kansas’s Fort Scott Community College. He racked up 70 tackles, 10.5 sacks, three forced fumbles, and two recovered fumbles. He was selected to the First Team Little All-American.
In Tampa, Florida, he moved to the University of South Florida.
He appeared in 13 Bulls games. He finished the season with 45 tackles, 6.5 sacks, one interception, and two forced fumbles. Pro Football Weekly called him a first-team All-American. He was also named to the Big East’s first team.
He was given the moniker Haitian Sensation.
He agreed to forego his senior season and enter the 2010 NFL Draft following his junior year.
Career with the New York Giants in the National Football League
The New York Giants selected him in the first round with the 15th overall pick in the 2010 NFL draft. He signed a 5-year deal worth $20.05 million-plus $11.629 million guaranteed.
He made his NFL debut on 12 September 2010. He finished his 2010 posting 24 solo tackles and 4.5 sacks.
He was named to the 2010 All-NFL Draft Team by Pro Football Rosters.
He posted 65 tackles, 16.5 sacks, 1 safety, and 2 forced fumbles during the 2011 season.
He became the first player in NFL history to record a sack, forced fumble, and blocked a field goal in the same game when he did so against the Dallas Cowboys in December 2011.
He was selected to his first Pro Bowl and was also named a First-Team All-Pro.
He helped the Giants to win Super Bowl XLVI against the New England Patriots by 21-17.
He finished the 2012 season with 6.5 sacks and 43 total tackles.
He underwent back surgery to remove a herniated disc in June 2013.
He finished the 2014 season with 12.5 sacks, 77 tackles, 3 forced fumbles, and 6 passes defended.
The New York Giants placed the franchise tag on Pierre-Paul in March 2015.
He suffered a serious hand injury in a fireworks accident at his home in July 2015. He had his right index finger amputated.
He turned down an offer from the Arizona Cardinals in March 2016 to remain with the New York Giants.
He underwent further surgery on his hand ahead of the 2016 season which allowed him to wear a glove instead of the cumbersome club which he wore in 2015.
He underwent surgery for a sports hernia in December 2016. He missed the rest of the season.
The Giants placed the franchise tag on him for the second time in February 2017.
He signed a 4-year deal with the Giants in March 2017 worth $62 million-plus $40 million guaranteed.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Giants traded Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in March 2018 for the third-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft and a swap of fourth-round picks.
He tied the most consecutive games with at least 1 sack with 6 sacks. He tied with Simeon Rice.
He suffered a neck fracture in a single-car accident in May 2019. The injury could keep him out of the entire 2019 season.
Super Bowl champion (XLVI)
2 times Pro Bowl (2011, 2012)
2011 First-team All-Pro
2009 First-team All-American
2009 First-team All-Big East
Is Jason Pierre-Paul Married?
Information about his relationship status is currently unavailable. He has maintained a low profile regarding his personal life. It will be updated soon.
What are Jason Pierre-Paul Body Measurements?
Jason Pierre-Paul stands at a height of 1.96 m i.e. 6 feet and 5 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 275 lbs i.e. 125 kg. He has an athletic body build.
What is Jason Pierre-Paul Net Worth?
Jason Pierre-Paul earns from his professional NFL career. He was drafted by the New York Giants in 2010 signing a $20.05 million-plus $11.629 million guaranteed deal. He extended his contract with the Giants in 2017 signing a $62 million deal plus $40 million guaranteed. His income comes from salary, wages, bonuses, endorsements, and sponsorships. His net worth is under evaluation.