Jalen Hurts Wiki, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Stats, Salary, Net Worth, Biography & More

Jalen Hurts is a famous American football quarterback for the Philadephia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). Jalen Hurts played his first three seasons of college football at Alabama, where he was part of the team that won the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship and used his final year of eligibility at Oklahoma.

Jalen Hurts Wiki/Biography

Jalen Hurts was born on 7th August 1998, (Age: 24 years; as of 2022) in Houston, Texas, U.S. His full real name is Jalen Alexander Hurts and he is commonly known as Jalen Hurts. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is Mixed. His zodiac sign is Leo and he follows Christianity (religion). His profession is famous Football Player of America.

Jalen Hurts Educational Qualification

Jalen Hurts completed his schooling at Channelview High School in Channelview, Texas. Then, he attended the University of Alabama for his higher studies or for his degree.

Jalen Hurts's Education

Jalen Hurts’s Education

Also, he played football with his college and school team. And now, he enters his professional football career and played matches for professional teams.

Jalen Hurts Physical Stats

Jalen Hurts Physical Appearance

Jalen Hurts Physical Appearance

  • Height: 6′ 2″ inches
  • Weight: 99kg
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Hair Color: Black

Jalen Hurts Family & Parents

Jalen Hurts was born into a middle-class family to American parents. His father’s name is Averion Hurts is mother’s name is Pamela Hurts. He has two siblings, a younger sister named Kennedy, and an older brother named Averiaon named after their father.

Jalen Hurts with his family

Jalen Hurts with his family

His brother Averion was the starting quarterback for Texas Southern University and is now a college football coach at the University of Alabama. His family always support him in his all decision in his football career.

Jalen Hurts Girlfriend & Relationships

Jalen Hurts Career & Stats

Youth Career

As a senior, he passed for 2,384 yards with 26 touchdown passes and rushed for 1,391 yards and 25 touchdowns. Hurts was a second-team all-district selection as a sophomore and was named the District 21-6A Overall MVP as a junior during his high school playing years. He played against the Texas A&M freshman standout running back Trayveon Williams throughout his high school career.

Jalen Hurts's Youth Career

Jalen Hurts’s Youth Career

Hurts were rated as a four-star recruit and were ranked among the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the Class of 2016. Hurts were recruited by Alabama’s defensive line coach Bo Davis and offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin. He participated in powerlifting. As a sophomore in high school, he was squatting 500 pounds of weight and would eventually become a regional finalist in the 198-pound weight class.

Senior Career


As a true freshman for the Alabama Crimson Tide football team in 2016, he competed to open the season as the starting quarterback. Blake Barnett started the first game against the USC Trojans, but by the second game. He had taken over the starting role, becoming the first true freshman to start at quarterback for Alabama in 32 years. Hurts produced a historic freshman season under head coach Nick Saban. He threw for 2,780 yards and 23 touchdowns with nine interceptions.

Jalen Hurts's Alabama Football Career

Jalen Hurts’s Alabama Football Career

His completion percentage was 62.8 percent, and he finished the season with a quarterback rating of 139.12. Hurts became the first quarterback coached by Nick Saban to rush for more than 11 touchdowns in a single season. He was the first player in Alabama history to pass for 300 yards and rush for 100 yards in the same game and the first quarterback to rush for 120 yards or more in multiple games.

He was declared one of the ten finalists for the Manning Award, which is given to the nation’s top college quarterback on 30th November 2016. On December 3, 2016, he led his team to win the 2016 SEC Championship over the Florida Gators and was subsequently named SEC Offensive Player of the Year, SEC Freshman of the Year, and received Freshman All-American from several publications. Hurts were featured on the cover page of Sports Illustrated College Football Playoff magazine on December 6, 2016.

Sophomore career

He was the offensive MVP in that game, with Daron Payne being the defensive MVP in a 24-6 win over the Tigers.

Jalen Hurts in sophomore season

Jalen Hurts in sophomore season

He was benched at halftime of the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship for true freshman Tua Tagovailoa. He won his first National Championship as the Crimson Tide defeated the Georgia Bulldogs by a score of 26-23 in overtime.

Junior season

After Tagovailoa helped lead the Crimson Tide to a comeback victory in the National Championship the year before, questions arose if he would remain the starting quarterback for Alabama. yards in the 51–14 victory.[19] Tagovailoa has officially been named the starter going into the next game against Arkansas State.

In the 2018 SEC Championship Game, he relieved an injured Tagovailoa and led the team to a comeback victory against Georgia. He completed his B.A. in communication and information sciences in December 2018.


Senior season

He announced via social media that he would be transferring to the University of Oklahoma for his final year of eligibility. Hurts shattered Oklahoma’s single-game yardage record in a debut, putting up 508 yards of total offense against Houston. On September 28, in a 55–14 victory over Texas Tech, he had 415 passing yards, three passing touchdowns, and one interception to go along with nine carries for 70 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.

Jalen Hurts played for Oklahoma Team

Jalen Hurts played for Oklahoma Team

Hurts helped lead Oklahoma to a 7–0 start to the season. Hurts helped lead Oklahoma to a Big 12 Championship and a spot in the College Football Playoff. The Sooners’ season ended with a 63–28 loss to LSU in the 2019 Peach Bowl. Hurts recorded a successful season with the Sooners, recording 3,851 passing yards, 32 passing touchdowns, and eight interceptions to go along with 1,298 rushing yards and 20 rushing touchdowns.

Professional Career

2020 season

The Philadelphia Eagles drafted Hurts 53rd overall in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Hurts came on in relief of Carson Wentz, who was benched due to ineffective play, against the Green Bay Packers on 6th December 2020. On December 8, 2020, Hurts was named the starter for their Week 14 game against the New Orleans Saints. In his first NFL start, Hurts completed 17 of 30 passing attempts for 167 passing yards and one touchdown, leading the Eagles to a 24–21 win.

Jalen Hurts in 2020 season

Jalen Hurts in 2020 season

Hurts also added 106 rushing yards, totaling 273 all-purpose yards. On December 20, 2020, in Week 15 against the Arizona Cardinals, Hurts finished with 338 passing yards, three passing touchdowns, 63 rushing yards, and one rushing touchdown in the 33–26 loss. He threw for 72 yards and an interception and rushed for 34 yards and two touchdowns before being benched in favor of Sudfeld during the 20-14 loss.

2021 season

He switched his jersey number to No.1, which had become available with the departure of punter Cameron Johnston before the start of the regular season. He was named the starter for the regular season by new head coach Nick Sirianni on 31st August 2021.

During a Week 12 loss to the New York Giants, Hurts suffered an ankle injury which kept him out for the following week’s game against the New York Jets. The Eagles won that game 33–18 led by backup quarterback Gardner Minshew. Hurts returned after the bye week in a Week 15 matchup against Washington en route to a 27–17 victory.

Jalen Hurts in 2021 NFL season

Jalen Hurts in 2021 NFL season

He helped lead the Eagles to a playoff berth after defeating the Washington Football Team 20-16 in Week 17 and with wins from the San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers later that day. He led all quarterbacks in rushing yards and rushing touchdowns in the 2021 season.In the Wild Card Round against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Hurts threw for 258 yards and a touchdown, but fumbled once and threw two interceptions in the 31–15 loss.

2022 season

Entering the season, many people questioned whether Hurts would prove to be the new franchise quarterback for the Eagles. He threw for 243 yards and rushed for 90 yards and one touchdown in the 38-35 win in the season opener against the Detroit Lions.

Jalen Hurts in 2022 season

Jalen Hurts in 2022 season

Hurts followed the Monday Night win over the Vikings with another impressive performance against the division rival Washington Commanders. Hurts completed 22 of his 35 pass attempts for 340 yards and three touchdowns in a 24–8 victory to improve to 3–0 on the season. For his performance, Hurts was named NFC Offensive Player of the Month for September, becoming the first Eagles player to win the award since 2017.

He also became the first player with 150+ rushing yards, 150+ passing yards, and multiple passing touchdowns in a single game. With a Week 14 win over the New York Giants, Hurts led the Eagles to a consecutive playoff berth. A day after the win over the Bears, it was revealed that Hurts sprained his throwing shoulder, ruling him out for the Eagle’s Week 16 game against the Dallas Cowboys.

Jalen Hurts Awards & Achievements

  • Pro Bowl in 2022.
  • CFP national champion in 2017.
  • Sugar Bowl Offensive MVP in 2017.
  • Big 12 Offensive Newcomer of the Year in 2019.
  • First-team All-Big 12 in 2019.
  • First-team All-SEC in 2016.
  • SEC Offensive Player of the Year in 2016.
  • SEC Freshman of the Year in 2016.

Jalen Hurts Net Worth

Jalen Hurts net worth is estimated at $6 million dollar. His profession is a famous Football player in America he played so many matches and tournaments in college and school and now he played matches for professional teams and earned from them. His annual salary is $1,331,616 as of January 2023.

Jalen Hurts Social Handles

Jalen Hurts Amazing Facts

  • Currently, he played for Philadelphia Eagles.
Jalen Hurts's Jersey no.

Jalen Hurts’s Jersey no.

  • Hurt’s jersey number is 1.
  • Jalen Hurts position in his team is Quarterback.
  • He has said, “I keep God at the center of everything. I give Him all the praise, I lean on Him all the time. And I know that everything unfolds the way it’s supposed to.”
  • Hurts provided vocals on the Christmas album A Philly Special Christmas in 2022.
  • Hurts filed for a trademark for the phrase “HURTS SO GOOD.” The Trademark registry says that it will be used for a clothing line that includes “men, women and children’s clothing, namely shirts, jackets, sweatshirts, pants, shorts, vests, gloves, socks, sweaters, underwear, skirts, hats and belts on 20th June 2022.

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