Todd Bowles

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Todd Bowles
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Weight in KG 92 kg kg
Personal Info
  • Net Worth $32 million
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Birth Country Elizabeth, New Jersey
  • Salary $8 Million
  • Married to Taneka Bowles (m. 2012), Jill Jenkins (m. 2000)
  • Children Sydni Bowles,Tyson Bowles, Troy Bowles, Todd Bowles Jr.
  • Divorce Jill Jenkins (m. 2008)
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Black
  • Currently Club National Football League

Todd Bowles, born Todd Robert Bowles, is a former American football player and coach. He currently serves as the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
 of the National Football League. As a player, he played for the Washington Redskins, and San Francisco 49ers.

Todd Bowles is currently married to Taneka Bowles. He previously was in a marital relationship with Jill Jenkins. However, the couple got divorced in 2007. As of 2022, Bowles has an estimated net worth of $32 million

Todd Bowles Bio and Early Life

Todd Bowles was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, on November 18, 1963. He is of American nationality. His ethnicity is black. His birth sign is Scorpio. He was born to Joan Bowles. He also has a sister and a brother named Doreen Bowles and Kenny Bowles.

He went to Elizabeth High School in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Later, he attended Temple University for his higher education. He also played football during his college career.

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Todd Bowles Professional Career

As a player, Todd Bowles' professional career started in 1986 with Washington Redskins. Later, he also played for the San Francisco 49ers. After retiring as a player, he entered the world of coaching. He started his professional NFL coaching career with New York Jets in 2000. Later, he served as a secondary coach for the Cleveland Browns and Dallas Cowboys.

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As a player:

Team Year
Washington Redskins (1986–1990)
San Francisco 49ers (1991)
Washington Redskins (1992–1993)

As a Coach:

Team Year Position
Morehouse College 1997 Defensive coordinator & secondary coach
Grambling State (1998–1999) Defensive coordinator & secondary coach
New York Jets (2000) Secondary coach
Cleveland Browns  (2004) Secondary–nickel package coach
Cleveland Browns  (2001-2003) Secondary coach
Dallas Cowboys  (2005–2007) Secondary coach
Miami Dolphins  (2008–2011) Assistant head coach & secondary coach
Miami Dolphins  2011 Interim head coach & secondary coach
Philadelphia Eagles  (2012) Secondary coach
Philadelphia Eagles  (2012) Interim defensive coordinator & secondary coach
Arizona Cardinals  (2013–2014) Defensive coordinator
New York Jets  (2015–2018) Head Coach

In 2008, he was appointed as a secondary coach and assistant head coach for the Miami Dolphins. After coaching for four seasons as a secondary coach and assistant head coach, he was selected as the interim head coach on December 12, 2011. Later in 2012, he also served as an Interim defensive coordinator & secondary coach for the Philadelphia Eagles.

On January 14, 2015, he was appointed head coach for the New York Jets. In December 2018, he was fired from Nets following his 4-12 record. In early 2019, Tam Bay Buccaneers hired him as thei defensive coordinator. He had a wonderful season with the club in the first season. In 2020, Todd was part of the Super Bowl-winning team. Bowles worked with the team until 2021 as the defensive coordinator. 

In August 2021, Todd agreed to a three-year contract with the Buccane$ers. The following season, Buccaneers named Bowles as the head coach. Bowles and the Bucs agreed to terms on a five-year deal. 

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Who is Todd Bowles' Wife?

Todd Bowles is a married man. He got married to his wife, Taneka Bowles, in 2012. The couple first met in 2007 while Todd worked for Dallas and dated for some time before getting married. The couple is living very happily at the moment.

Todd Bowles and his wife Taneka Bowles SOURCE:

The couple welcomed their first child, a son named Tyson Bowles, in 2011 before their marriage. Bowles was previously married to Jill Jenkins. They got married in 2000 and were together for seven years.

Todd Bowles with his former wife Jinn Jenkins SOURCE: YouTube

The couple separated and later got a divorce in 2007. They together have two sons named Troy Bowles, and Todd Bowles Jr. Jenkins also has a daughter named Sydni Paige Russell from her previous relationship.

Her daughter Sydni is currently dating Arizona Cardinals player Tyrann Mathieu.

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Todd Bowles's Salary and Net worth

Todd Bowles is earning a fortune amount of salary. His estimated net worth is around $32 million. His salary, most recently while working for Nets, was reported to be $4,000,000. Sean Payton was the highest-paid coach, with $8 million in compensation annually. Bowles agreed to a $15 million deal with the team. He had a yearly salary of $3 Million with the club. After the promotion as head coach, His salary is rumored to be around $8 Million. 

During his playing career, Bowles used to earn about $300,000 as an annual salary in around 1990. According to the source, Bowles and Tampa Bay have agreed to a new three-year deal that will pay him more than $3 million per season.

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