Sauce Gardner is a cornerback for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He participated in college football at Cincinnati before being taken by the Jets in the 2022 NFL Draft in the fourth overall position.
Gardner received his secondary education at Martin Luther King High School in the city of Detroit, Michigan. During his time at that institution, he played as a wide receiver and a cornerback.
Before starting his final year of high school in 2018, 247Sports ranked Gardner as one of the top five players in the state of Michigan in his class. Gardner was a member of the team that won the state championship.
During the Division 3 State Championship, Gardner had four receptions for 126 yards and two touchdowns after scoring two touchdowns. Following the conclusion of the season, the Associated Press chose Gardner for the first team of All-State defensive backs.
He committed to play collegiate football at the University of Cincinnati and received a rating of three stars from the coaching staff there.
Gardner participated in 11 games during his true freshman season in 2019, during which he played. He also recorded three interceptions, two of which he recovered for touchdowns, giving him a total of 31 tackles and three interceptions. In addition, he broke up eight passes and defended 11 others during the game.
At the conclusion of the year, Gardner was the only true freshman to be selected for the first-team All-American Conference. Gardner started the 2020 season as a starter despite being only a sophomore at the time. He was at the top of the depth chart.
After completing his junior year, Gardner submitted his application to be drafted into the NFL in 2022.
How Old Is Sauce Gardner?
Sauce Gardner who is currently 21 years will be turning 22 soon. He was born to his parents on August 31, 2000, in Detroit, Michigan, United States