Jalen Mayfield is a National Football League offensive guard who plays for the Atlanta Falcons. Along with Chase Young and Yetur Gross-Matos, Jalen Mayfield is one of college football’s strongest pass rushers.
Mayfield was born on May 23, 2000 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is 21 years old. His father, Brian, was a former Ferris State left tackle.
A native of Grand Rapids, he was a four-year starter for the Catholic Central High School football team. He started with offensive tackle and defensive end. He had 96 tackles, 31 for losses, 17 sacks and three fumble recoveries as a senior, and he played in the US Army All-American Bowl.
Similarly, he signed a letter of intent to play college football for the Minnesota Golden Gophers. He later changed his mind and decided to play for the Michigan Wolverines. He also appeared in three games for the Wolverines as a freshman. He was selected to the All-Big Ten Conference the following year after starting all 13 (and 18) games in Michigan.
The Atlanta Falcons drafted Jalen Mayfield in the third round of the NFL Draft on April 29, 2021 with no 68 overall picks. He was considered a raw prospect prior to the draft. With Nico Collins and Ambry Thomas, he was one of three Michigan players selected on day two of the NFL draft. Kwity Paye, a fellow Wolverine, was drafted in the first round by the Indianapolis Colts, number 21 overall.
Though Mayfield’s third-round pick doesn’t match the first-round deal. His third-round selection didn’t pay him well. Third-round picks’ salaries are expected to range from $900,000 to $1.5 million.
Mayfield, he has one net worth currently around $1 million if he accepts his promised signing bonus.
On January 10, 2021, the former Wolverines offensive guard surprised his fans by featuring a never-before-seen girl on his Instagram account. The pose in which he was photographed with this unknown girl, who goes by the Instagram name Tamar Prince, piqued the interest of his fans.
Mayfield can be seen from behind cuddling this very young blonde woman while taking a selfie with the footballer in front of a mirror. Though the 6-foot-5 rookie didn’t put his stamp on the imaging, Prince has made it clear that Mayfield is a serious player.
The footballer first appeared on Prince’s blog on March 2, 2021, with the latter captioning his introduction with a red heart sticker. Their relationship appears to be very new.
Body Measurements and Social Media
he stands a height of 1.96 m tall. He also weighs around 149kg.
He is active on both Instagram and Twitter. His Instagram Account with username @gucci_jay_ has gained more than 9.6k followers. Likewise, his Twitter account @jay_may_11 has over 8.4k followers.