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Jalen Mills Net Worth

Jalen Mills is a young American football cornerback who currently plays for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL).

Here are some facts about Jalen Mills including his net worth, personal life, career, contract and more.

1. Jalen Mills Net Worth is estimated to be $2 million.

As of 2019, Mills has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He has recorded career earnings of $2.1 million over his last three seasons. As per some sources, he earned a total of $560k in 2017 alone. If he can up his game, even more, he might soon be in line for a great contract ahead that is sure to elevate his net worth to new heights. Keeping in mind that he has to sign a new contract very soon, it will be interesting where he chooses to give his services.

He signed a 4 year, $2,416,856 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $76,856 signing bonus, $76,856 guaranteed. He will earn a base salary of $2,025,000 while carrying a cap hit of $2,044,214 and a dead cap value of $19,214 in 2019.

Jalen Mills Net Worth 2019 $2 million
Jalen Mills Net Worth 2018 $1.2 million
Jalen Mills Net Worth 2017 $700,000

2. He started playing football at DeSoto High School.

Mills was born on April 6, 1994, in Lancaster. He went on to study at Lancaster High School and later would transfer to DeSoto High School. He had a good spell at the latter through the DeSoto Eagles and even helped them to get to a second-round UIL 5A Division 1 playoff appearance. This put him up in line as a good player and he would later commit to play for the Louisiana State University (LSU).

3. He played his college football at Louisiana State University

He had a good start at LSU in his freshmen year and kept on growing throughout his sophomore and junior years. In his senior year, though he missed some games because of an injury, that didn’t stop him from being a part of the 2015 All-American by CBS Sports.

However, that injury did hamper his perception during the draft picks after finishing up with LSU. His improved upon his performances for the draft and would be watched by 32 team representatives at the LSU pro day. Through his improvements, he was ranked as the eighth best cornerback prospect by Sports Illustrated and the ninth best cornerback by NFLDraftScout.com.

4. Mills was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the seventh round of 2016 NFL Draft.

 

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2016 would be a big year as he signed with the Philadelphia Eagles for a four-year deal worth $2.41 million. He would be selected as the fourth cornerback on the Philadelphia Eagles’ depth chart to begin the regular season. He made his debut with the Cleveland Browns and then made his first start with the Chicago Bears. By the next season, he became a starting cornerback.

2018 season was also not bad for Mills having made some impressive performances. He kept his position in the starting lineup but later missed some games because of unfortunate injuries. He would also appear in his first Super Bowl where they would later win against the Patriots.

5. He has been involved in several controversies.

Mills has sadly been a part of some controversies. A big one was in 2014 when he was arrested by Baton Rouge on suspicion of second-degree battery. This was when he was accused of having punched a woman in his apartment. He had to be bailed out by his parents. However, it was later confirmed that it was actually his girlfriend who had committed the crime.

Recently On April 12, 2019, he was arrested for an altercation with Devin Robinson of the Washington Wizards. Devin Robinson was taken hospital and was also charged for his improper behavior.

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