For the New York Jets of the National Football League, Connor McGovern plays center in American football. He stands 1.93 meters tall and weighs 139 kilograms. He went to Shanley High School, where he also participated in football for the team.
After high school, he enrolled at the University of Missouri and played college football for the Missouri Tigers football team. The Denver Broncos selected him with the 144th overall pick in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. McGovern started the final five games of the season at right guard after sitting out his rookie season. He played in 15 games overall.
He was selected as the right guard starting position for the 2018 season. He started at center for the remainder of the season when Matt Paradis suffered a season-ending injury in Week 11. When Paradis left the team as a free agency and started all 16 games, he was named the starting center for the 2019 football season.
On April 2, 2020, he signed a $3 million, three-year contract with the New York Jets. He started each of the 16 games as center during the 2020 season. McGovern was the Jets’ primary center for the 2021 campaign. He had a knee injury in Week 16 and was put on injured reserve on December 27, 2021.
Who Is Connor McGovern Daughter, Dillon Lucy?
Connor McGovern has a daughter named Dillon Lucy. She was born in 2019.