Rashad Jennings

by Jorge 15 Feb,2019
Rashad Jennings
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Weight 231 lb (105 kg)
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Rashad Andre Jennings
  • Birth Place Forest, Virginia
  • Famous Name Rashad Jennings
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Father Albert Jennings
  • Mother Deborah Jennings
  • Net Worth $6 million
  • Career Earnings $9,986,367
  • Position in Team running back
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity African
  • Profession former NHL player

Rashad Jennings is a former American professional  NHL player who played in the National Football League (NHL). Rashad Jennings has played as a running back for different teams like Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders, and New York Giants. 


Jennings reportedly earned around $9,986,367 from his entire playing career. Further, Rashad Jennings has an estimated net worth of over $6 million. As per his relationship status, he is unmarried but he was once in a relationship with his long-term girlfriend. 

Rashad Jennings Bio and Early Life

Rashad Jennings was born on March 26, 1985, in Forest, Virginia to parents Albert Jennings and Deborah Jennings. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the African ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Aries. 

He attended Jefferson Forest High School and played for their football team. After his high school, he was approached by a scout from the University of Tennessee. Later, he joined Lynchburg Christian Academy and played for their football team. 

Rashad Jennings Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Rashad Jennings has an estimated net worth of over $6 million which is slightly lesser than Willie Mcginest. Jennings so far has made earnings of $9,986,367 from his entire NHL career while Aaron Rodgers is one of the highest earners of NFL has $204,044,529 as career earnings. 

Some of his playing career contracts and earnings:

2009 Jacksonville Jaguars  $348,450
2010  Jacksonville Jaguars  $395,000
2011  Jacksonville Jaguars  $525,000
2012  Jacksonville Jaguars  $565,000
2013 Oakland Raiders $630,000
2014 New York Giants $3,000,000
2015 New York Giants $2,272,917
2016 New York Giants $2,250,000

Further, Jennings was revealed on March 1, 2017, as one of the contestants who would compete on Season 24 of Dancing with the Stars.

Further, Dancing With the Stars reporters said they would not reveal the exact salaries of celebrities, several reports indicate that the salary of each contestant increases from the $125,000 mark.

Later on, he won the show and as per the reports, the amount of money he won from the show was estimated to be around in the range of $345,000 - $360,000. 

Rashad Jennings Girlfriend and Personal Life

Talking about his marital status, he is not married yet. Reportedly, he confessed in one of his interviews that he was once in a relationship with his long term girlfriend. 

Rashad's mom is not only his constant lover and supporter but also his girlfriend's stamp approval. Further, the American personality revealed in an interview with the People TV on 26 May 2017 that any woman who comes into his life must be approved by his mother.

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In the interview, he said, " My mom knows me very well and she knows anybody that I give the okay to be around, she’s gotta be okay."

In the same interview, he confessed about his past relationship with his longtime girlfriend. He also added that he was the one who proposed her but later called it quits with her.

He said,  "We went through each other’s growing stages and phases and shared all of those moments with each other: mistakes, happy times, sad times."

Talking about his body measurement, the Famous NHL star is 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) in height and weighs around 231 lb (105 kg).

Rashad Jennings Professional Career

Jennings was drafted in the seventh round (250th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft after being coached by the Jacksonville Jaguars'staff during the 2009 Senior Bowl.

The Oakland Raiders signed Jennings on April 11, 2013. Jennings began as a backup starter of Darren McFadden in the 2013 season.

Jennings signed a four-year agreement with the New York Giants on March 12, 2014. Further, Jennings was released by the Giants on February 13, 2017. Jennings announced his retirement from the NFL on December 8, 2017.


Jennings was revealed on March 1, 2017, as one of the contestants who would compete on Season 24 of Dancing with the Stars and be paired with professional dancer Emma Slater.

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Eventually, the duo won the show on May 23, 2017. 


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