Know About Gardner Minshew; Twitter, NFL, Stats, Draft, Contract, Dating

Published Date: 20 Sep, 2019 Updated date: 20 Sep, 2019 By Celebs Podium

The new face of NFL, Gardner Minshew has already set his sight in a successful career with the Jacksonville Jaguars. He penned a contract with the team in September 2019, which sees him earning a great fortune.

Before landing his break on NFL, Garden Minshew enjoyed a promising college career. He recorded some incredible amateur stats playing for Northwest Mississippi Community College, East Carolina University, and Washington State.

Gardner Minshew Bio: Age, Height

The 23-years-of-age football quarterback was born as Gardner Flint Minshew II on 16 May 1996 in Flowood, Mississippi, the United States. He is among the three children of his parents, Flint Minshew and Kim Minshew. His mom, Kim, played college basketball at Mississippi State. Gardner shares a sibling bond with his two sisters, Callie Minshew, and Meredith Minshew. Callie plays Volleyball at Mississippi State.


Gardner Minshew with his parents and family on 28 April 2019 (Picture: Gardner’s Instagram)

About 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 m) tall in height, Gardner attended Brandon High School in Brandon, Mississippi. Eventually, he kicked-started his football career and played for the Brandon Bulldogs from 2011 to 2014.

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Career Stats, Contract

Gardner commenced his college football career in 2015 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College. He took the team to the NJCAA National Football Championship. A year later, he transferred to East Carolina University and played as a quarterback for two years. Later in the 2018 season, he was part of the Washington State team.


Catch Gardner Minshew’s college stats (Picture: ESPN)

Courtesy of his promising college stats, Gardner was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the sixth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He penned a four-year, $2.7 million contract with the team. As per the contract terms, Gardner is set to receive $495,000 in 2019, $585,000 in 2020, $675,000 in 2021, and $765,000 in 2022.  He ringed his NFL debut against the Kansas City Chiefs on 8 September 2019.

Is Gardner Minshew Dating Anyone?

The new face of the NFL is yet to disclose his relationship life on media platforms. No dating history of the young player has ever surfaced on the internet. He is possibly single and determined to make the most out of his football career.

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Some Interesting Facts About Gardner Minshew

  • His dad named him Gardner II which is the official name listed on the Jaguars website.
  • Gardner’s college career highlights include Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award (2018), Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year (2018), and First-team All-Pac-12 (2018).
  • He is active on Twitter with around 36.5k followers.  
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