Thomas Jones Net Worth, NFL Salary, Teams & Family Details

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One of the leading rushers in the field of American football who made his career remarkable with lots of success is Thomas Jones. He is a former American professional football player. Thomas is regarded as one of the successful players of American football. He is a man of tee records. His career in football is full of awards, titles, and recognitions. It will make you tired if you try to count all of the achievements of his life. His dazzling career in the field of football led him too dignified positions with fame, wealth, and honor. With his charismatic play, he entertained the football-loving people with their hearts. Though he is not in the field of football, he is still in the memory of the football-loving people of the arena. He put the sign of remembrance on the wall of the NFL.

Thomas Jones’s Net Worth and Salary

The net worth of this renowned football player is $12 million. He became a millionaire on the fortune of a successful football career in the field of football. Most of the segments of his assets are from the earnings of his career. The rest of the portion of the wealth is from the earnings of his post-retirement life activities. Jone’s average yearly salary was $3 million.

Total Salary Earned From NFL Career:$32.8 Million
Average Annual Salary: $2.7 million
Debut Season 2000 Salary:$1.7 million
Highest Paid Season 2007:$9 million
Total Salary Earned From Chicago Bears:$8.5 million
Salary Earned From New York Jets:$14 million

Thomas Jones Parents and Childhood

Thomas Jones came to the world on August 19, 1978, Big Stone Gap, Virginia. The full name of Thomas Jones is Thomas Quinn Jones. He is the son of his father, Betty Jones. His mother worked in the graveyard shift in a Virginia coal mine.

Profession:Basketball Player
Full Name:Thomas Quinn Jones
Father Name:Betty Jones
Position:Running back
Date of Birth:August 19, 1978
Birthplace:Big Stone Gap, Virginia, USA
Education:University of Virginia
Girlfriend:Megan Good
Height:5 ft. 10 inches
Weight:96 kg
Current Age:43 years
Jersey Number:20, 22, 26

At the early stage of his football career, he went to the Union High School in Big Stone Gap, Virginia. In his school career, he led his team to the back-to-back state championships in 1994 and 1995. In the history of the school, till now, he has the record of the most rushing yards in a season with 3,319.

College Career Highlights

His college career in football was at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He spent his college career representing the Virginia Cavaliers football team. His college career duration was from 1996 to 1999. 

At the end of his college career, he earned 3,998 yards as Cavaliers’ all-time rushing leader. It was the fourth-highest in conference history. He also set a lot of records, including the record for single-season rushing (1,79 first player in ACC history to attain 200 yards rushing and 100 yards receiving in a single game 8 yards) and single-season all-purpose offense (2,054 yards), ACC record for 200-yard games. 

In his senior year, he became the consensus first-team All-American, CC consensus All-American. 

Thomas Jones’s Height and Weight

Thomas Jones's heightThe height of Thomas Jones is five ft. 10 inches, and his weight is 212 lb. In the field of football, his position was the Running back. Playing in this position, he proved that he was best-suited to that position. Being in that position, he achieved lots of success and helped his teams in winning lots of matches.

In his football career, he wore several jerseys. He wore the jersey numbers 26, 22, 20. All of the numbers are connected to his whole career memory. In the history of American football, all these numbers will tell about him. His fans miss those jerseys. This man is still alive in the world, and his age is 43 years now.

Professional life and contract history

The starting of this professional career was from 2000, and the ending was in 2011. In his professional football career, he wore the jersey of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, New York Jets, and Kansas City Chiefs.

His NFL debut was amid the 2000 NFL Draft, where he was taken in 7th overall for the 1st round. He started his career journey with the Arizona Cardinals in 2000 and played for this team till 2002. In 2003, he was with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. From 2004 to 2006, he spent time with the Chicago Bears. He played for the New York Jets from 2007 to 2009. In the 2010–2011 seasons, he was with the Kansas City Chiefs. 

In 2017, he left the field of American football, saying goodbye. After his retirement from professional football life, he entered the acting career under the name of Thomas Q. Jones. 

Achievements gained from football

Thomas Jones put the sign of his success on every stair of his glorified career. Mention ably he was glorified part of the winning of the Pro Bowl in 2008. He became part of the Consensus All-American in 1999. To show honor to him, jersey number 6 was retired by the Virginia Cavaliers.Thomas Jones career earnings

2011Kansas City Chiefs161534783.10261900
2010Kansas City Chiefs162458963.76703931
2009New York Jets163311,4024.214716420
2008New York Jets162901,3124.513596321
2007New York Jets163101,1193.61365520
2006Chicago Bears162961,2104.16306111
2005Chicago Bears153141,3354.39426122
2004Chicago Bears142409484.07544921
2003Tampa Bay Buccaneers161376274.63612531
2002Arizona Cardinals91385113.72582132
2001Arizona Cardinals161123803.45212221
2000Arizona Cardinals141123733.32292332

 His NFL career statistics can be described in the following ways Rushing yards: 10591, rushing average: 4.0, rushing touchdowns: 68, Receptions: 308, receiving yards: 2023, and Receiving touchdowns: 3. 

Thomas Jones’s Wife/Girlfriend

In personal life, Thomas Jones is not a married man. He had a relationship with the Actress, Megan Good. She is an American actress and model. Their relationship was from 2007 – to 2010. 

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