Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner plays cornerback for the New York Jets of the National Football League in American football. He is 1.9 m tall and weighs 86 kg. He was raised in the American city of Detroit, Michigan. Martin Luther King High was his alma mater. He played cornerback and wide receiver in high school.
He was rated as one of the top 5 players in Michigan for his class before to his senior year in 2018, according to 247Sports. In the Division 3 State Championship, he hauled in four receptions for a total of 126 yards and two touchdowns. After the season, the Associated Press named him to the defensive back first team All-State. He was a three-star prospect who had made a commitment to play collegiate football.
As a three-star prospect, he decided to play collegiate football with the University of Cincinnati’s Cincinnati Bearcats. He participated there in college football from 2019 to 2021. 2019 saw him play in 11 games as a true freshman. He made 31 tackles and had three interceptions, recovering two of them for scores.
He also broke eight passes and intercepted 11 others. He was the only true freshman honored on the first team of the All-American Conference following the season. He declared his intention to enter the 2022 NFL Draft after his junior year. He was chosen by the New York Jets in the 2022 NFL Draft. He signed a four-year, $38.7 million rookie contract in May 2022 that was fully guaranteed.
What is Sauce Gardeners real name?
Sauce Gardner’s real name is Ahmad Garner. He earned the nickname ‘sauce’ when he was six years old due to his love for dripping sauces.