Daniel Jones is an American football quarterback who plays in the NFL for New York Giants. He was selected by the Giants as the first-round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft.
Daniel’s Bio & Family
Nicknamed as Danny Dimes, the 23-years-of-age NFL player was born as Daniel Stephen Jones III to his parents, Steve Jones and Becca Jones on May 27, 1997. He hails from Charlotte, North Carolina, the United States, and shares a sibling bond with his elder sister, Becca Jones, younger brother, Bates Jones, and younger sister, Ruthie Jones.
Daniel attended Charlotte Latin School in Charlotte, North Carolina for his education. There he commenced his amateur football career. He later graduated from Duke University with a degree in Economics in 2018. Daniel holds white ethnicity and his birth sign is Gemini.
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Career & Net Worth
After playing college football for Duke University, Daniel was selected by the New York Giants as the sixth overall pick in the first round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He ringed his professional debut for the team on August 8, 2019, in the pre-season game against the New York Jets.
Daniel finished his rookie season with 3,027 passing yards, 24 passing touchdowns, and 12 interceptions to go along with 45 carries for 279 rushing yards, and two rushing touchdowns. With his four- year, $25,664,056 contract with the New York Giants, including a $16,684,768 signing bonus, $25,664,056 guaranteed, he earns an average annual salary of $6,416,014.
Daniel’s Personal Life
Daniel shares a blissful romance with a sports-related girlfriend, Ella Bonafede. Ella is a member of Duke’s women’s lacrosse team that plays in the ACC Championship. She is a senior attacker of the no. 8 team in the United States.
The two lovebirds keep on making appearances on Ella’s Instagram account and seem very happy with one another’s company.
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Height & Body Statistics
Daniel holds a strong body posture with a height of 6 feet and 5 inches (1.96 meters) and a weight of 221 pounds (100 kg). He has brown hair and hazel eyes.
|Bio & Family|
|Birth Name||Daniel Stephen Jones III|
|DOB||May 27, 1997|
|Place of Birth||Charlotte, North Carolina, the United States|
|Father’s Name||Steve Jones|
|Mother’s Name||Becca Jones|
|Sister/s||Becca Jones, Ruthie Jones|
|High School||Charlotte Latin School|
|Career & Net Worth|
|Known For||New York Giants|
|Notable Credits||Senior Bowl MVP (2019)|
|Wedding Date||Not Yet|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters)|
|Weight||221 pounds (100 kg)|