Dre’Mont Jones Biography
Dre’Mont Jones is a famous American football player who is presently playing in the National Football League (NFL) as a defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks. Dre’Mont was a college football player at Ohio State.
Dre’Mont Jones Age
Dre’Mont Jones was born on January 5, 1997, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, and presently Jones is 27 years old.
Dre’Mont Jones Height
Jones stands at an average height of 6 feet 3 inches (Approximately 1.91m).
Dre’Mont Jones Family
He was born and nurtured by his loving and protective parents Schontina Jones and Sanderline Williams in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Jones was nurtured alongside his two outstanding older brothers Dionte and Darrin.
Dre’Mont Jones Wife
Presently Dre’Mont is assumed to be single though he has not babbled any information regarding his previous and present relationships thus these details will be updated as soon as we acquire the appropriate and proper info.
Dre’Mont Jones Education
As a senior, Dre’Mony was named U.S. Army All-American and first-team Division-I All-Ohio and in 2015 he graduated from Saint Ignatius High School (Cleveland). Jones was a four-star recruit, ranked #170 in the country and #7 in the state of Ohio. Dre’Mont committed to Ohio State University to continue his football career on June 18, 2014.
Dre’Mont Jones Salary
Jones will receive an annual base salary of $11,000,000 in 2024.
Dre’Mont Jones Net Worth
Dre’Mont has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million US dollars.
Dre’Mont Jones Career
Dre’Mont redshirted as a true freshman in 2015 for his first year of eligibility. Jones joined Luke Fickell and Dan Wilkinson during his redshirt freshman season in 2016 as the only freshman defensive linemen to begin 10 or more games in a season. Dre’Mont racked up 52 total tackles, including 4 tackles for a loss by the end of the season. The Football Writers Association of America awarded him Freshman All-American honors.
During his sophomore season in 2017, he slightly regressed, though he still, put up strong numbers. Dre’Mont completed the season with 20 total tackles, including one sack and 5 tackles for a loss. Dre’Mont was drafted to the third-team All-Big Ten Conference. There was speculation that Dre’Mont would declare for the 2018 NFL Draft after his sophomore season, with Mel Kiper the draft analyst listing him as the 8th-best draft-eligible defensive tackle. Dre’Mont opted to go back to school for his junior season despite this speculation.
On September 15 Nick Bosa the projected first-round pick went down with an injury against TCU, leading Jones to take on a larger position on the defensive line. Jones began all 14 games as a redshirt junior for Ohio State and after breaking out with 8.5 sacks and 43 tackles he was selected to the first-team All-Big Ten Conference. In 2018 Dre’Mont became the first defensive lineman in OSU history to score two defensive touchdowns in a single season. Jones opted to forgo his senior year after the season and enter the 2019 NFL Draft.
In the third round (71st overall) of the 2019 NFL Draft Jones was selected by the Denver Broncos. Dre’Mont recorded his first career sack on Kirk Cousins in the 27–23 loss in week 11 against the Minnesota Vikings. Dre’Mont recorded an interception off Philip Rivers and returned it in the 23–20 win for 7 yards in week 13 against the Los Angeles Chargers and that was his first interception in the NFL. In week 16 against the Detroit Lions during the 27–17 win, Dre’Mont sacked fellow recruit David Blough 2.5 times.
Dre’Mont was awarded the American Football Conference (AFC) Defensive Player of the Week due to his performance, and he became the third Broncos player ever to win the award as a rookie. Dre’Mont was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury on September 22, 2020, and on October 24 he was activated. Dre’Mont recorded his first sack of the season on Patrick Mahomes during the 43–16 loss in Week 7 against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Jones had a sack, seven tackles, three for a loss in a 21-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 8 of the 2022 season, acquiring AFC Defensive Player of the Week. After suffering a hip injury in Week 14 against the Chiefs Dre’Mont was placed on season–ending injured reserve on December 17, 2022. Jones signed with the Seattle Seahawks a three-year, $51.53 million contract on March 13, 2023.