Jay Barker is a previous American football Quarterback, who was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 1995 NFL Draft. Barker is at present functioning as an investigator on ESPN Radio. He likewise co-has the live radio program called “The Jay Barker Show”. Starting at 2022, Jay Barker total assets is assessed to be around $7 million.
- Full Name : Harry Jerome Barker
- Birth Date : July 20, 1972
- Birth Place : Birmingham, Alabama
- Profession : Football Quarterback
- Wife : Sara Evans
- Net Worth : $7 million
Barker was brought into the world on July 20, 1972, in Birmingham, Alabama . He learned at the Hewitt-Trussville High School. Jay began playing football while learning at secondary school. He finished his secondary school graduation in 1990.
Jay kept on playing football when he joined the University of Alabama. There, he played school football under the University’s lead trainer, Gene Stallings. With his splendid game in the 1992 season, he assisted his group with getting a triumph in the public title against the No. 1 group Miami Hurricanes.
Barker in like manner drove Alabama’s Crimson Tide as their beginning quarterback and assisted them with enlisting a triumph in the 1993 season games.
Jay Barker Net Worth and Career
Barker won the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award in the 1994 season and was put fifth in the democratic of the Heisman Trophy. Nobody was near his record of the most triumphs for a school quarterback in the NCAA. Notwithstanding, because of his later relinquishment of games in the 1993 season, the NCAA official record book mirrors the score 27-11. He started his expert profession after he was chosen by the Green Bay Packers in the 1995 NFL Draft.
In spite of the determination in the NFL Draft, he could make a spot in the Packers group. Then, at that point, he joined the expert groups the New England Patriots, and the Carolina Panthers. Be that as it may, he never showed up in a customary season game. In 1998, he was endorsed by the expert football crew, the Toronto Argonauts to the Canadian Football League. He played for three seasons with the Argonauts and afterward began playing in the XFL for the Birmingham Thunderbolts.
Barker played as a Thunderbolts’ second-string quarterback and showed up in a few games for the group in the season. Notwithstanding, his structure in XFL games was not best enough that would assist him with proceeding with his football vocation. He indeed lost the seven-game in the first place while playing in the XLL.
After he resigned from football, he began functioning as an expert for ESPN Radio. Already he filled in as a live character for Birmingham-based radio broadcast, WJOX. In the radio broadcast, he facilitated the radio program called Opening Drive alongside Tony Kurre.
Jay Barker has been hitched two times. In the first place, he sealed the deal with a woman named Amy DiGiovanna in 1995. His first marriage went on for a considerable length of time until he isolated from Amy through a separation in 2007. Jay imparts four children to his ex, Amy. In 2008, he strolled through the walkway again with the rural artist, Sara Evans. According to the reports, Barker and Evans have isolated, and are not living respectively. They were living respectively in Mountain Brook, Alabama with their seven children; 4 from Barker’s past marriage and 3 from Evans’ past marriage.
Barker was as of late captured on an aggressive behavior at home charge when he attempted to hit his significant other, Evans, and someone else who was with Evans in a vehicle on Saturday, January 15. He was accordingly accused of irritated attack with a lethal weapon because of which he was set on a 12-hour hold in Davidson County jail. In any case, he was delivered that very night at 7:30 in the wake of posting a $10,000 bond.
As indicated by sources, Evans was getting once again to her home seating in the front seat of her companion’s vehicle in the wake of going to a party at her neighbor’s home. At the point when she was in the vehicle, Barker endeavored to hit the vehicle at a fast, however he missed. After then, at that point, Evans drove away from Barker’s vehicle and called the police. Barker would show up in court in March 2022.
Jay Barker Net Worth
Starting at 2022, Jay Barker’s total assets is assessed to be around $7 million. He more likely than not acquired a gigantic sum from his expert football vocation and through filling in as a public broadcast have.