While the National Football League (NFL) has a lot of players who are still on the market, there are many players who are spouses to pretty women and Will Grier is no exception. He is happily married to a beautiful woman called Jeanne Marie Grier.
The couple met and fell in love as students in college and they’ve remained devoted and faithful to each other since then. Getting married to a professional football player comes with a lot of strings but Jeanne has remained supportive of her husband’s career both on and off the field. Keep reading to meet this wonderful lady.
Who is Jeanne Marie Grier and How Old is She?
Jeanne Marie, daughter of Renee and Kevin O’Neil, was born in Tampa, Florida, on 21st February 1994. Her mother, Renee, works at Vintage Post Marketplace as a social media and marketing consultant. She also doubles as the co-owner of the QuickPlan Industry Specific Business Plans.
Jeanne Marie is a graduate of Tampa Catholic High School, from where she proceeded to the University of Florida to major in Telecommunications and Journalism. Upon completing her studies, Will Grier’s wife was admitted as a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ cheerleading squad. She spent three seasons with the group before moving to Busch Gardens Tampa Bays’ dancing troupe to showcase her expertise as a pro dancer.
Facts About Will Grier’s Wife
1. Her Sibling
Jeanne Marie Grier has one sibling and his name is Luke O’Neil. According to reports, Luke currently lives in California, precisely in San Francisco. Being someone who loves keeping information about her family under wraps, Grier’s wife is yet to share fully reveal what her brother does for a living and if he is married or not.
2. She Met Her Husband In 2014
Will Grier’s path and that of his wife crossed for the first time in the year 2014 when the two were students at the University of Florida. It was while Will was at the institution that he launched his college football career with Florida Gators before transferring to West Virginia University to play for West Virginia Mountaineers.
Jeanne’s husband threw 3 touchdowns, 371 yards, and an interception in his first game with the Mountaineers against Virginia Tech in 2017. He subsequently entered the 2019 NFL Draft and was picked in the third round (100th overall) by the North Carolina-based football team, Carolina Panthers.
3. Jeanne Marie Grier Is A Blogger
Beyond being a dancer and cheerleader, Jeanne Marie Grier is also a blogger. When she is not busy, she spends her time blogging on issues such as fashion, family, health, and beauty. These are subjects she’s passionate about and she doesn’t shy away from sharing her thoughts and opinion on her website for the reading pleasure of her fans.
4. Her Family
Will and Jeanne, after dating for almost two years (2014-2016), eventually picked the 26th of July 2016 as their wedding date. The event successfully took place in the United States and a few months later, precisely on 9th November 2016, the couple welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Eloise Marie Grier.
Her husband, Will, was born on 3rd April 1995. A graduate of West Virginia University, he currently plays as a quarterback for the Carolina Panthers. He is 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall and weighs 217 lb (98 kg). The beautiful family lives in the city of Morgantown, West Virginia.
5. Jeanne Married Into A Famous Family
Jeanne Marie Grier is not only married to a celebrity athlete, but other members of her husband’s family are also prominent personalities. Her father-in-law, Chad Grier (born December 20, 1967, in North Carolina), is currently with the Oceanside football team as a coach. He formerly worked as Davidson Day School’s head coach, as an Assistant Coach at numerous schools in the city, and as SouthLake Christian Academy’s offensive coordinator.
Will is his eldest son while Hayes Grier (born June 8, 2000) and Nash Grier (born December 28, 1997) are his younger sons. Nash and Hayes are internet sensations who rose to prominence for their content on the short video-sharing platform, Vine. Hayes is also a writer and former contestant on the 21st season of the American dance competition TV series, Dancing With The Stars while Nash is an up-and-coming actor.
Their mother Elizabeth Grier-Floyd is currently married to Johnnie Floyd, with whom she had a daughter named Skylynn Elizabeth Floyd (born June 12, 2009).