Jesse Palmer is a Canadian former professional football player now sports commentator and a special contributor for Good Morning America.
The sports lover played a quarterback in National Football League for more than four seasons, played football at the University of Florida, and often came in highlights of The Bachelor’s show.
Jesse Palmer Married, Wife, Gay, Girlfriend
Jesse Palmer is practically a “ladies man”. He is loved by the ladies not just because of his physique but also because of his unique skills. He is known to be in a company with beautiful women, but he is yet to make anyone his wife.
In 2004, the handsome player appeared on the show “The Bachelor Show” hosted by Chris Harrison, so he would give the ladies a chance to spend time him and, of course, to see if he would find a wife of his dreams.
Palmer was the first professional athlete to appear on the television program and the first non-American bachelor, in which he was given the chance to make his choice of an eligible single woman.
It was in fact, at the meeting that he met Jessica Bowlin – a 22-year old California law student out of 25 contestants on the show. Unfortunately for the two, their courtship never saw a happy ending, lasted for only a few months after the end of the show.
When asked what led to their break up, Jesse only said their next step is totally different and leads to the totally different world. The fact remains that Jesse never proposed to Jessica, instead he presented her with a one-way first class ticket to New York.
While Jessica is presently married and even become the mother of two children, Jesse is yet to be seen in strong relationship with any woman.
Jesse Palmer rarely talks about his personal life and doesn’t seek public attention like other celebrities. He is currently engaged in his work. Checking through his social sites, he is not seen with any women who can be labelled as his girlfriend.This pop up a question of whether he is gay.
Though no evidence to prove whether or not he is gay, there are rumours that the handsome and elegant looking athlete stands the chance of being one considering his ‘Troy Aikman gay face look’, ‘big, strapping’ body type and his ‘stylish moves’.
The hunk bachelorette is amazingly tall with the height of 6 feet 2 inch with 99 kg of weight.
Gay or not, Jesse Palmer dated Jessica Bowlin for a while and at 39, he is yet to make mention of any long term female in his life. He said he is happy that he is being loved by many of his fans both male and female.
Jesse Palmer Net Worth
As someone who is married to his job, Jesse is earning handsomely both from his salary as a sports analyst and other personal activities.
He currently works as a sports analysts for ESPN/ABC as well as a ‘special contributor’ for Good Morning America. His net worth is believed to be over $4 million as his salary skyrockets every year due to his hard work and success he earns every year.
Jesse gained popularity because of how he likes to appear shirtless while he was on the reality show. Many of his fans liked how he looked in pictures. He has a number of followers because of his looks with a charming attitude.
Jesse owns a Toyota Celica and has been enjoying an expensive lifestyle. His investment has remained hidden from the media but despite having such an amazing net worth and salary, he is not found much involved in charitable organizations.
In August 2017, he signed on to host “DailyMailTV,” a daily syndicated series.
“I’m honored to be joining DailyMailTV,” Palmer said. “I’ve always been a huge fan of DailyMail.com, so to bring the world’s most-read English language newspaper website to television for the first time is an opportunity I couldn’t refuse.”
Jesse Palmer Bio
Jesse Palmer was born on October 5, 1978, in Canada where he was raised by his parents Susan and Bill Palmer in Nepean, a suburb of Ottawa. While his father who was an athlete played for Ottawa Rough Riders, his mother was a print and fashion model. She owned ITM International Top model which as a modeling agency and also a training center found in Ottawa.
Jesse graduated from the University of Florida in 2001 with two degrees in Liberal Arts and Science and science in marketing. While he was still a student, Jesse played in an amateur football club and got selected to play in the NFL after his degrees in the U.S. Obviously Jesse got his inspiration in the world of sports from his father.
Not minding his level in the football club, he still used to play in the college too, just to boost up his performance.
He spent most of his time as NFL career after which he joining Canadian Football League. He also worked with Minnesota Vikings and Oakland Raiders.
In 2005, he was signed by the San Francisco 49ers. But unfortunately, he was released without paying after that player whose injury made him get a chance made a comeback.
He worked as a commentator for Fox for 2 games and later that, he appeared as an analyst on NFL Network. He currently works as a studio analyst on College Football Live for ESPN which he joined in 2012.
He appeared in Law &Order: Special Victims Unit as a professional Baseball Player. He also hosted 2 seasons of Recipe to Riches.
Quick Facts About Jesse Palmer
|Date of Birth:
|38 years old
|6 Feet 2 Inch
|Jesse James Palmer
|Commentator; Studio Analyst
|$4 Million USD
|Weight in KG
|Bachelor of arts in political science from College of Liberal Arts and Science; Bachelor degree of science in marketing from College of Business Administration.
|Won SEC Championship.
|The Bachelor television program; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit; Design