Table of Biography
- 0.1 Early Life
- 1 Education and College Career
Jarvis Landry is a famous NFL player from the United States. Jarvis Landry is currently playing as a wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints in the National Football League (NFL).
On the 28th of November 1992, Jarvis Landry was born in Metairie, Louisiana, in the United States of America. This NFL player holds American citizenship and belongs to the African-American ethnicity. Moreover, he is currently 30 years old and has a birth sign of Sagittarius.
His parents’ names are Dietra Landry(mother) and his father’s name is unknown. Meanwhile, he grew up with his elder brother named Gerard who played wide receiver at Southern University in Baton Rouge.
Education and College Career
In terms of his academic qualification, he went to Lutcher High School in Lutcher, Louisiana. During his high school days, he was a three-sport athlete in football, basketball, and track. After completing his high school education, he went to Louisiana State University.
Moreover, he represents his college team LSU Tigers from 2011 to 2013 under head coach Les Miles. During his freshman year, he played in 14 games with one start and finished the season with four receptions for 43 yards. In 2012, his sophomore year, he played in 13 games with one start.
He led the team with 56 receptions and five touchdowns, and he was second with 573 receiving yards. As a junior in 2013, he formed one of the most productive wide receiver tandems in college football with Odell Beckham Jr. Meanwhile, this player was named to the Southeastern Conference’s (SEC) second team.
Moreover, he had 520 receiving yards and seven receiving touchdowns in the first five games of his junior season. He completed his junior season with 77 receptions for 1,193 yards and 10 touchdowns, tying him for the team lead. Additionally, he decided to forego his senior year and enter the 2014 NFL Draft after the season.
The Miami Dolphins picked up Jarvis Landry in the second round with the 63rd overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. His rookie season ended with 758 receiving yards and five touchdowns. Moreover, his 84 receptions set a Dolphins rookie record for most receptions. In addition, he had 1,158 yards on punt and kickoff returns.
In 2015, he set a new Dolphins record for receptions in a season with 110, surpassing the previous mark set by Dolphins legend Mark Clayton. He also recorded 1,157 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns, earning his first Pro Bowl selection.
In 2016, he once again exceeded the 1,000-yard mark, finishing the season with 1,136 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns on 94 receptions. His consistency and ability to make clutch plays helped the Dolphins secure a playoff berth that season.
Landry’s final season with the Dolphins was in 2017, where he recorded 112 receptions for 987 yards and 9 touchdowns. He led the league in receptions that year and earned his second consecutive Pro Bowl selection. In the offseason following the 2017 season, he was traded to the Cleveland Browns.
In March 2018, the Dolphins agreed to trade Landry to the Cleveland Browns for Cleveland’s 2018 fourth-round draft pick and the 2019 seventh-round draft pick that was originally acquired from the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Sammie Coates trade.
In his first season with the Browns, Landry continued to display his reliable hands and playmaking abilities. He recorded 81 receptions for 976 yards and 4 touchdowns, earning his fourth consecutive Pro Bowl selection. His leadership and competitive spirit also made an impact on the team’s culture, helping to instill a winning mindset within the organization.
In the 2019 season, he continued to excel. He posted 83 receptions for 1,174 yards and 6 touchdowns, earning his fifth Pro Bowl selection. His consistent production, route-running skills, and ability to make contested catches made him a reliable target for Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield.
In 2020, Landry played a pivotal role in the Browns’ return to the playoffs after an 18-year drought. Despite dealing with injuries, he still managed to contribute with 72 receptions for 840 yards and 3 touchdowns. In the playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Landry had a standout performance, recording 5 receptions for 92 yards and a touchdown to help secure the Browns’ victory.
In 2021, he finished the season with 52 receptions for 570 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns to go along with two rushing touchdowns. The Browns released him in March 2022.
New Orleans Saints
In May 2022, he signed a one-year contract with the New Orleans Saints. He began the season with seven receptions for 114 yards in a 27–26 victory over the Atlanta Falcons. Through nine games, he had 25 receptions for 272 yards and one touchdown.
Throughout his NFL career, he has won major awards and recognitions. Meanwhile, he won 5× Pro Bowl (2015–2019), was NFL receptions leader (2017), PFWA All-Rookie Team (2014), and Second-team All-SEC (2013).
Net Worth 2023
As of 2023, this NFL star has an estimated net worth of $20 million while his salary and incomes are still unknown at the moment. The majority of his earning comes from his playing career as well as brand advertisements. Landry announced his partnership with Air Jordan on March 18, 2021.
Currently, Jarvis Landry is dating a girl named Estrella. The couple has two kids whose names are Joy and Jai. Asides from this there are no further details about their relationship. Meanwhile, Landry has maintained a clean image and maintain a low profile. Till now, he has never been involved in any kind of controversy or rumours.
Jarvis Landry – Body Measurements
Landry stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 94 kg. Moreover, he has a pair of black eyes with black hair colour.
On his Instagram page ‘@juice_landry’ there are over 2.2 million. Likewise, there are over 546k followers on his Twitter page ‘@God_Son80’ and over 194k followers on his Facebook page.