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Jalen Mayfield, an offensive tackle with the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons, was born on May 23, 2000. He attended Michigan for his college football career before being selected by the Falcons in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft.

Mayfield was a four-year starter at offensive tackle and defensive end for the football team while he was a student at Catholic Central High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he was raised.

Jalen Mayfield
Jalen Mayfield

In February of his junior year, Mayfield made a promise to play college football for Minnesota, but three months later he switched to Michigan.

The Atlanta Falcons selected Mayfield in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft (68th overall). On June 15, 2021, he agreed to a four-year rookie deal with Atlanta.

Mayfield was in competition with Kaleb McGary to start at right tackle for the Falcons going into his first NFL training camp. But Mayfield started working with the first team at left guard after offensive guards Josh Andrews and Matt Gono got hurt.

Mayfield was selected as the Falcons’ starting left guard at the conclusion of the NFL preseason. Mayfield was placed on injured reserve on September 1st, 2022.

What Is Jalen Mayfield Jersey Number?

Jalen Mayfield plays offensive lineman for the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons (NFL). He currently wears jersey number 77 for the team.