Jared Lorenzen

Jared Lorenzen

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Updated On December 16, 2021

Jared Lorenzen was an American Football Quarterback and a coach. Jared Lorenzen died on July 3, 2019, due to a heart attack.

Early Life and Childhood

Jared Raymond Lorenzen is the full real birth name of Jared Lorenzen. He was born on February 14, 1981, in Covington, Kentucky, United States. He is American by nationality and he belongs to the Christian religion. Similarly, his birth sign is Aquarius. Moreover, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.

Talking about his parents, Jared was born to his father Joe Lorenzen, and his mother Janet Hermes. Likewise, he has a sister named Jennifer Lorenzen Lee with whom he spent his childhood.


When it comes to his educational details, Jared completed his schooling at Highlands High School in Thomas, Kentucky. Later, he joined the University of Kentucky and completed his graduation from there.


Enhancing his favorite things and hobbies, Jared is a huge fan of actor Brad Pitt and actress Margot Robbie. He loves Chinese Cuisine and loves playing football and reading books. Likewise, his favorite color is red and his dream holiday destination is California.

His Death

Jared Lorenzen died on July 3, 2019, at the age of 38. After feeling unwell, he was admitted to the hospital on June 29, 2019. Jared was shifted to ICU after having serious heart and kidney issues. He was suffering from heart and kidney disease from earlier days. After spending about a week in ICU, the football player left this earth.

Professional Life and Career

Jared Lorenzen started his football career in his college time. In 2004, Jared wasn’t selected in the NFL Draft and therefore signed as an undrafted free player with the New York Giants. Similarly, Jared didn’t accept the offer by coach Tom to play in NFL Europe in 2005.

Jared played as the third-string quarterback for the New York Giants in 2004 and 2005. During the 2016 preseason, he helped the team to win a game against Baltimore Ravens. Likewise, on December 30, 2006, Jared made his first appearance on the field. He played as a quarterback play. Similarly, he made his second appearance on January 7, 2007, against Philadelphia Eagles. However, on June 23, 2008, Jared left the team, Giants.

After that, Jared signed the team Indianapolis Colts on July 24, 2008, and was assigned to the Kentucky Horseman. Later, in October 2009, the team was dissolved.

On March 23, 2010, Jared started working as a quarterback coach at his school Highlands High School. Similarly, in 2011, he again returned to professional football. After winning the MVP Award in the 2011 season, Jared was named Commissioner of the league.

Jared signed with the Owensboro Rage of the Continental Indoor Football League in the 2013 season. Furthermore, on December 17, 2013, he returned to the team River Monsters. Jared started “The Jared Lorenzen Project” on July 28, 2017.

Jared Lorenzen

Caption: Jared during a match (Source: Instagram)

Net Worth and Achievements

Being a successful football player, Jared had earned a decent amount of money. He had an estimated net worth of around $2.7 US million dollars. Similarly, his salary was $440,160 during 2007.

Moving towards his awards, he has gained a few awards under his name such as “Super Bowl XLVII Champion”, “Kentucky Mr. Football” (1998), “Second Team All-SEC” (2002), “First Team All-UIFL” (2011), and “UIFL MVP” (2011).

Relationship Status

Jared Lorenzen got married to Tamara Michelle Lorenzen. The couple was dating since high school. The duo became the parents of their first child, a daughter named Tylar in July 2002. Similarly, they also had a son named Tayden in 2009. Unfortunately, the couple got divorced in 2014.

Jared Lorenzen

Caption: Jared’s son and daughter (Source: Instagram)

Moving on, Jared had no other past relationships. He had never spoken about it.

Body Measurements and Social media

Jared Lorenzen has maintained a proper and fit physique. Talking about his physical statistics, Jared had 6 feet 4 inches (1.93m) tall and weighs around 129 kg (285 lbs.). Similarly, he had biceps of 16 inches and his shoe size was 12 inches (US). His actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hip) is around 44-45-42 inches. Moreover, Paulo has blonde hair with a pair of stunning brown eyes.

When it comes to his social media, Jared has an Instagram and Twitter account. Jared had an Instagram account under the name “@theheftyleftyqb” with over 5435 followers. Moreover, he also had a Twitter account with more than 46k followers. Both his Instagram and Twitter accounts are inactive since his death.

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