Jeff Blake is a former American football quarterback who had an impressive 13-year career in the National Football League (NFL). During his time in the NFL, he was able to accumulate a generous amount of money, making him one of the wealthiest players of that era. Jeff Blake net worth is estimated to be around $200 million as of 2023.
Jeff Blake Net Worth
Jeff Blake net worth has amassed approximately $200 million dollars from his successful career as a professional NFL quarterback. He made his professional debut in 1994, playing for the New York Jets, and was later picked up by the Cincinnati Bengals where he played for six years. Jeff won many individual awards throughout his career, including the 1998 Comeback Player of the Year, and was voted to the Pro Bowl in 1999.
Jeff also had success as a sports analyst and broadcaster, working for ESPN2 on their college football coverage. Jeff Blake has since retired from professional football, but still maintains his net worth.
Biography of Jeff Blake
Jeff Blake was born on December 4, 1970. He is currently 52 years old. His height is 194 cm (6’4″) and his weight is 100 kg (220 lbs).
He was raised in Oakland, California, by parents Walter and Joanne Blake. Jeff has one sister named Sarah, who is two years younger than him.
Jeff Blake attended the University of South Carolina, where he excelled as an outstanding quarterback. After college, Jeff was selected in the sixth round of the NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. He went on to have a successful professional career, playing for several teams and making numerous appearances in Pro Bowls.
Jeff Blake Early Life And Family Background
Jeff attended high school at Plantation High School located in Plantation, Florida where he excelled academically and athletically participating in football and basketball teams as well as being a track star. After graduating high school Jeff attended Wake Forest University, where he went on to become an All-American quarterback and was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the sixth round of the 1994 NFL Draft.
Jeff Blake earned a degree in Economics from Harvard University. He continued his education by completing his Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. During his studies, Jeff Blake was an active member of various student organizations and participated in various academic forums.
After graduation, Jeff Blake spent nearly two decades working for several Fortune 500 companies in various positions, including board director and executive. During this time Jeff Blake also held several awards for innovation and excellence, such as the Outstanding Young Alumni Award from Harvard University and the Paul G. Altman Award of Merit from Wharton School.
After retiring from football, Jeff went on to become an executive in the athletic industry and also pursued a career in broadcasting. Jeff is married to Shanna Blake. The couple has two children, Jeff Jr and Jade. Jeff’s other hobbies include golfing, fishing, and playing video games. Jeff is also an avid reader of non-fiction books and enjoys going on road trips with his family.