- Birth Name DeSean William Jackson
- Birth Country Los Angeles, California
- Famous Name DeSean Jackson
- Father Bill Jackson
- Mother Gayle Jackson
- Net Worth $32 Million
- Salary $1,030,000
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity African-American
- Currently Married N/A
- Affair with Brooke Bailey Chantel Jeffries
- Girlfriend Kayla Phillips
DeSean William Jackson better known as DeSean Jackson is an American professional footballer who plays for the Philadelphia Eagles of the NFL. The jersey No. 10 wide receiver played college football for the University of California, Berkeley. Further, he was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2008 NFL Draft. Also, he played two seasons (2014-16) for the Washington Redskins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2017-18).
He is dating Kayla Phillips. The two have played perfect parental roles for their three children. However, they just have one biological child together, the other two are from their previous relationships.
DeSean Jackson Contract, Salary, and Net Worth
DeSean has a net worth estimated to be around $32 million. He was previously under 3-year, $33,500,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $20,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $11,166,667.
As of 2019, he is signed to a 3 year, $27,900,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $7,170,000 signing bonus, $15,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,300,000. In 2019, he will earn a base salary of $1,030,000, a signing bonus of $7,170,000, a roster bonus of $300,000 and a workout bonus of $400,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,164,000 and a dead cap value of $16,934,000.
The NFL star has made the career earnings of about $69,259,586.
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DeSean Jackson Personal Life: Affair, Children, and Spouse
Jackson is yet to be married. Kayla Phillips is the hot WAGs of wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, DeSean Jackson. The pair first met in 2015 and started going out that same year. Their relationship ever since is going pretty well without any rumors regarding their split or affairs.
Soon after they officialized their relationship, Jackson and girlfriend Kayla announced they are expecting their first child. On 26th October 2015, the duo welcomed their son Desean Jackson Jr. In June 2018, the couple announced they are expecting their second child together.
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What's more, Kayla has another son, Tru from her previous relationship Omyn Newkirk.
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DeSean Jackson Early Life and Education
DeSean Jackson was born on December 1, 1986, in Los Angeles, California, the United States. His star sign is. Talking about his nationality, he is an American and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Jackson enrolled at Long Beach Polytechnic High School, he was one of the top wide receiver recruits in the nation. He was also named the 2004 Glenn Davis Award winner by the Los Angeles Times as Southern California’s player of the year.
Upon graduation, he attended the University of California. There he played for the California Golden Bears Football Team.
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DeSean Jackson Professional Life
In 2008 NFL Draft, Janson was picked by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 49th pick overall in the 2nd round. On July 20, 2008, he inked a four-year contract with the team. Due to injuries sustained by Reggie Brown and Kevin Curtis, he was the first player to start opening day for head coach Andy Reid.
With the Eagles, he earned 3x Pro Bowl in 2009, 2010, and 2013, as well as 2009 Second-team, All-Pro, playing until 2013.
On April 2, 2014, Jackson joined the Washington Redskins, agreeing on a reported three-year, $24 million contracts with $16 million guaranteed. Further, he was voted the 63rd best player (overall) in the league on the NFL Network's Top 100 Players of 2014, by his peers.
On March 9, 2017, Jackson signed a three-year, $33.5 million contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Furthermore, Jackson is traded to the Eagles on March 13, 2019.