Is Jesse Palmer married? No, he isn’t. This means, there is no one as a wife in Palmer’s life as of now. Regarding his relationship status, he is in the relationship with girlfriend Emely Fardo. However, the official verification of his relationship with his partner Emely Fardo is not made. Previously, he was rumored to have dated Jessica Bowlin. Recently, Palmer and Fardo were together spotted celebrating Emily’s birthday on a Parisian vacation. Scroll down to explore more interesting facts about Palmer including his biography:
Who is Jesse Palmer?
Born as Jesse James Palmer, he landed the earth on October 5, 1978, which makes his age be 42 years old as of 2020. He is a Canadian sports commentator who is also known for being the former college and professional football player. For five seasons, he was a quarterback in the National Football League (NFL). Earlier, he played for the University of Florida and later played professionally for the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers in the NFL.
Also, he was also featured in the reality television series The Bachelor in its fifth season in 2004 as the bachelor. Further, he has contributed to the ESPN/ABC as a college football analyst in the United States. He has also served The Sports Network’s website in Canada. Also, Palmer is contributing to ABC’s Good Morning America. He also worked for The Proposal on ABC as the host in 2018.
Early Life and Education
Palmer was born in 1978 and his place of birth is in Toronto, Ontario. He spent his childhood days in Nepean, Ontario. Regarding his education and academic achievements, he went to Confederation and St. Pius X high schools. He played his amateur football in the Ontario Minor Football Association and later in the Myers Riders Football Club in Ottawa.
Jesse Palmer’s Family
He was born to the parents named Susan Palmer (mother) and Bill Palmer (father). His father was also a sports player who used to play for the Ottawa Rough Riders. Similarly, his mother used to work as a fashion and print model and is also known for being the -founder of Barrett Palmer Models. She was also the owner of the Ottawa based modeling agency named original ITM International Top Models. The agency is currently named as MIM Model International Management.
Career and Professional Life
Palmer earned an athletic scholarship from the University of Florida. There, he played for the coach Steve Spurrier’s Florida Gators football team for three years from 1997 to 2000. He was selected in the team captain as a senior and received the Gators’ Fergie Ferguson Award. With a total of 3,755 passing yards, he completed his four-year college career. In 2001, he graduated from the University of Florida grabbing the two undergraduate degrees i.e. B,A. degree from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in political science and B.Sc. degree from the College of Business Administration in marketing.
National Football League (NFL)’s New York Giants selected Palmer in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft as the 125th overall pick. He played for the New York Giants for four seasons starting from 2001. Mostly, he played as a backup behind starter Kerry Collins in his NFL career. He played for two games in the year 2002. He later played for six games in the following season. After Washington Redskins’ Mark Rypien, he turned as the second Canadian to start the quarterback position in the National Football League.
Talking about his CFL career, he was drafted by the Montreal Alouettes in the 2001 CFL Draft as 15th overall. Palmer retired from the Canadian Football League (CFL) before the starting of the 2007 season after being interested in initiating his broadcasting career with Fox.
Jesse Palmer became the first professional athlete who made his appearance on The Bachelor television program in 2004. Also, he was named as the first non-American bachelor. On the show, Palmer was allowed to choose an eligible single woman. He chose Jessica Bowlin.
Palmer made his appearance as an analyst and commentator on April 25, 2007, for the weekend’s NFL Draft. He made his announcement of his retirement from CFL on May 24, 2007. The same year, he became the part of the ESPN and starting serving as a studio analyst on College Football Live. Until 2017, he made his frequent appearance with fellow Canadian John Saunders on the network. For the Thursday Night College football games in ESPN, he has been serving as the game analyst. Further, Palmer has also contributed as the co-host on The Palmer and Pollack Show with David Pollack who is a former Georgia defensive end. Palmer alongside Brent Musburger was named as the lead game announcers in March 2014 for the forthcoming SEC Network.
In addition to ESPN, Palmer is also known for being a New York correspondent for CTV’s eTalk which is an entertainment news program. There is the program, Palmer covers the entertainment events and sports news as well. He has been working as the host for the newly launched DailyMailTV since September 17, 2017.
Jesse Palmer is not married yet. His sexual orientation is straight but has been rumored to be gay like other former Bachelors’ stars. The handsome guy with exceptional skills, he is one of the favorite celebrities for girls. Palmer’s dating history shows some light on proving his straight sexual orientation. He was in the spotlight for his romance with The Bachelor’s Co-star Jessica Bowlin who were together for several months. After the break up with Bowlin, Palmer found the Brazilian model named Emely Fardo as his new girlfriend. This gorgeous Brazilian model is supposed to be his future wife. It seems like, the duo is seriously committed to their relationship and has spent some memorable romantic times together.
Moving to his body measurements, the handsome man stands at the splendid height of 6 feet 2 inches. With a jaw-dropping physique, Palmer has maintained a body with the pack, the credit goes to his hard workouts and exercise activities. His weight is said to be around 99 kilograms which are perfectly balanced as per his tall height.
Jesse Palmer’s Haircut
Palmer is known for his haircut and his impressive personality. With a maintained body and amazing haircut, he is known for his modeling look which could be his side profession as well.
Salary and Net worth
Former NFL’s player Jesse Palmer has an estimated net worth of 4 million USD. He is currently working as a sports analyst for ESPN/ABC and serving the Good Morning America as a special contributor. Palmers’ salary and other financial details are not available.
Wiki and Facts
Jesse’s wiki is available on most of the celebrity websites including Wikipedia. Join him on Instagram @jessepalmer where Palmer has amassed over 87k followers. His Facebook page is reachable @JesseJamesPalmer. Similarly, his Twitter profile is available @JessePalmerTV where he has been followed by more than 30k followers.