Javon Kinlaw

by Jack Ol 30 Jul,2020
Javon Kinlaw
Body Stats
Weight 319 lb (145 kg)
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Javon Kinlaw
  • Birth Place Trinidad and Tobago
  • Famous Name Javon Kinlaw
  • Birth Date October 3, 1997 (age 22)
  • Father George Kinlaw
  • Mother Leesa James-Exum
  • Salary $610,000
  • Siblings 2
  • Height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
  • Nationality Tobagonian
  • Currently Married No
  • Children Eden Amara born on March 25, 2019.
  • Girlfriend Yes (Name not available)

Javon Kinlaw is an American football player who is currently signed to the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL) and plays as a defensive tackle. He played college football at South Carolina and was drafted 14th overall in the first round by the 49ers.

The first-round pick of the 2020 NFL Draft, Javon signed a 4-year contract with Niners. How much will he earn annually? Is she Married? Who is his Girlfriend? Read the article to get all the answers about him.

Javon Kinlaw NFL Contract and Salary

After being picked in the first round, Kinlaw signed a four-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers worth a total of $15,488,692. He received $8,824,504 as a signing bonus with $15,488,692 guaranteed and his annual average salary is reported to be $3,872,173.

Kinlaw will earn a base salary of $610,000 and a signing bonus of $8,824,504 while carrying a cap hit of $2,816,126 and a dead cap value of $15,488,692 in 2015.

Year Salary/ Earnings
2020 $9,434,504
2021 $1,314,031
2022 $2,018,063
2023 $2,722,094

In addition, Kinlaw also earns some money from his endorsement deals. He reportedly signed an endorsement deal Gillette before the NFL draft. He makes thousands of dollars from the deal.

Kinlaw's Girlfriend and Children

The 22-year-old NFL rookie is unmarried but is in a live-in together relationship with his girlfriend. The couple has been together since their high school and also became the parents of their first child later year. His girlfriend gave birth to a daughter named Eden Amara on March 25, 2019. 

Javon (middle) with mother (left) and girlfriend (right SOURCE: Vulture

The 49ers defensive tackle frequently admits during the interviews that fatherhood has changed him a lot. He said:

“I feel like I needed it at this point in time in my life. It helped me mature a little more on and off the field. Nothing compares to being a parent. I want her to have everything I never had. I want her to have great clothes and great shoes and for her to have everything in the palm of her hand and her never having to worry about bills to pay off.”

Javon Kinlaw carrying his daughter SOURCE: NBC Sports

Javon has not revealed anything about his girlfriend except the fact that they both attended South Carolina.

Early Life and Family

Javon Kinlaw was born on October 3, 1997, in Trinidad and Tobago. He was born to father George and mother, Leesa James-Exum, and also has two older brothers named James and Shaquille. He moved to Washington DC with his mother and brother while he was very small where he lived a homeless life. 

Javon was 13 when he moved to North Carolina to live with his father. He had a very difficult life as his father was a drunkard and often used to beat him. He attended Goose Creek High School in Goose Creek, South Carolina. He joined the football team in school as he was already well over 6-feet tall and nearly 270 pounds as a teenager.

After his high school, Kinlaw received offers from several colleges but committed to North Carolina. He was named to the First-Team All-SEC in 2019. In 2020, he declared for the draft and was picked 14th overall in the first round by San Francisco 49ers. He later signed a 4-year contract with the team.

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