The Denver Broncos selected Jeudy with the 15th overall choice in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. He was chosen as the second wide receiver, after Henry Ruggs (Las Vegas Raiders, 12th overall).
Jeudy and the team agreed to a 4-year, $15.192 million contract on July 23, 2020, along with a $8.6 million signing bonus. Jeudy began his studies at Alabama early and took part in spring practice for the 2017 campaign.
The 23-year-old is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL).
In Alabama’s A-Day spring game, he caught five passes for 134 yards and two scores, earning him the MVP award. In Alabama’s second game of the season against Fresno State, Jeudy caught his first career pass.
On July 28, 2016, he agreed to play college football for the University of Alabama. During his true freshman year, Jeudy had a total of 14 receptions for 264 yards and two scores.
At Alabama, where he was awarded the Fred Biletnikoff Award as the nation’s best wide receiver as a sophomore in 2018 and was drafted by the Broncos as the 15th overall pick of the 2020 NFL Draft.
Before all of that, Jeudy played high school football while attending Deerfield Beach High School in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
He recorded 76 receptions for 1,054 yards and 15 touchdowns as a high school senior in 2016. The 247Sports Composite gave Jeudy a five star rating, making him the third-best wide receiver in the nation and the 21st-best recruit overall.
Jerry Jeudy Children: Does Jerry Jeudy Have Any Kids?
Jeudy has a daughter named Journee Aaliyah Jeudy with whom she welcomed his ex-girlfriend, Ja’Nice Thomas.