The Patriots drafted Jennings in the third round (87th overall) of the 2020 NFL draft, which marked his entry into the league.
However, Jennings’ professional background is limited: he has played for only two seasons in the league and has experienced both success and failure.
Although Jennings’ professional resume only includes 14 games and 20 tackles so far, he has plenty of experience playing the sport at a high level before joining the Patriots in 2020.
Jennings spent five years playing college football at Alabama, with the latter three as a starting outside linebacker.
He had a stellar season statistically: Jennings recorded 118.5 total quarterback pressures, including 15.5 sacks, as well as two interceptions, three forced fumbles, and two recovered fumbles.
In 2019, he was named to the first team of All-SEC and scored a touchdown by running back one of his fumble recoveries.
The Patriots drafted Jennings and he signed a conventional four-year rookie contract with a cap number of $1.23 million heading into the third season.
He will also receive a fully guaranteed signing bonus proration of $225,795 in addition to his base salary of $1.01 million. Both his salary and signing bonus are presently part of New England’s salary cap since he has one of the 51 largest cap hits on the active roster.
Anfernee Jennings Contract
The New England Patriots have signed Anfernee Jennings to a 4-year, $4,596,871 contract that includes a $903,180 signing bonus and a $903,180 guaranteed salary.
Anfernee Jennings Salary
Anfernee Jennings gets paid an average of $1,149,218 per year. Jennings will have a base salary of $1,007,400 and a cap hit of $1,233,194 in 2022.
Anfernee Jennings Net Worth
Anfernee Jennings has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million dollars in 2022