Jachai Polite - Bio, Net Worth, Salary, NFL, Draft, Combine, Position, Current Team, Contract, Cut, Released, Fined, Stats, News, College, Age, Height
Jachai Polite is an American football outside linebacker who currently plays for the Seattle Seahawks. Polite is one of the most talented edge rushers featured in the 2019 NFL Draft. Polite also played college football at Florida.
Jachai Polite Got Cut Out By the Jets
Recently, on August 31, 2019, the edge rusher Jachai Polite who was playing for Jets, was cut out from the team just after his four months time there.
Jets claimed the decision to take Polite in their team was their big mistake and its first time since 1986, that Jets had ever taken a player in the first three rounds and cut him before the regular season.
Polite showed the superstar potential at the University of Florida, however, he couldn't maintain the same pace in the Jets as he never felt comfortable under the Jet's coaches, struggling to pick up the concepts in Gregg Williams' defense.
Further, Polite is fined more than $100,000 by the team for violating team rules, including being late for meetings.
What is Jachai Polite Famous for?
- Jachai Polite is famous as the football outside linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks.
When was Jachai Polite Born?
Jachai Polite was born on March 30, 1998, in Daytona Beach, Florida, US. His birth name is Jachai Polite. His nationality is American. Polite belongs to White ethnicity.
Polite was raised in his hometown, Daytona Beach, Florida where he attended Mainland High School. He recorded four sacks his senior season and 13 his junior year. After then, Polite committed to the University of Florida to play college football.
Jachai Polite And His Career: NFL Draft?
- Jachai Polite started his career as a freshman at the University of Florida in 2016, where he played 12 games and had 11 tackles and 2 sacks.
- He also played in seven games as a sophomore in 2017 before he got a shoulder injury.\
- Polite then returned back to Florida in 2018 after finishing the season with 22 tackles and 2 sacks.
- On December 31, 2018, Polite announced that he would declare for the 2019 NFL Draft.
- "The New York Jets" selected Polite in the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft.
- However, on August 31, 2019, Polite was released as a part of the final roster cuts.
- Polite couldn't maintain the same pace as he did before at the University of Florida as he lacked proper guidance at the Jets.
- Certainly, it is reported that Polite was signed by the Seattle Seahawks.
- Further, Polite is fined more than $100,000 by the team for violating team rules, including being late for meetings.
Who is Jachai Polite Dating: Personal Life?
Jachai Polite doesn't seem to be in a relationship with anyone at the moment. Polite being one of the fab players is interested more in his career than other things. However, Polite is having a great lifestyle.
How Much is Jachai Polite Worth of?
The 21-aged, Jachai Polite has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Polite has signed a one year-$136,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks. He has an average salary of $136,000. Polite also had received a $1.1 million signing bonus as part of the four-year rookie contract with the New York Jets.
However, this contract got dismissed after he was cut off from the team with a fine of $100,000.
How tall is Jachai Polite?
Keeping Jachai Polite's hard workouts into consideration, Polite has been able to have a well maintained athletic body figure. He is a tall handsome guy who stands tall with a great height of 6ft. 3inch.(1.91m).
He has a body weight of 111kg(245 lbs). Polite has a dark complexion with black hair and brown eyes.
Trivias About Jachai Polite You Need To Know.
- Polite is fined more than $100,000 by the New York Jets team for violating team rules.