Dhani Jones became an icon to many youngsters by following his determination to achieve his dreams against all the odds. He fought his way to superstardom and earned a spot in the National Football League as a football linebacker. He played for the New York Giants, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Cincinnati Bengals.
Dhani Jones Bio & Career
Entrepreneur Dhani Jones was born on 22 February 1978 in San Diego, California, USA. He is the son to his African-American parents Nancy and Samuel L. Jones. Both his parents served in the navy. Dhani attended middle school at Cabin John Middle School where he started playing basketball.
Dhani Jones celebrates veterans day with his mother, Nancy on 12 November 2017 (Photo: Dhani Jones' Instagram)
He soon established his skills in higher platforms and was assigned by the New York Giants in the 6th round of the 2000 NFL Draft. Later, he signed a contract with the Bengals and played there until 2011.
Upon retirement, the footballer engaged himself in different works. He even published his book, The Sportsman: Unexpected Lesson from an Around-the-World Sports Odyssey on 7 June 2011.
His Net Worth
From his position as a soccer player, Dhani has a total net worth of $4 million. He started a company that provides top of the lineup neckties, and he also composes motion picture polls and discourse for Page2 on ESPN.com; these businesses played vital roles in the increase of his net worth.
In 2010, Dhani opened the Bow Tie Cafe in the historic Mount Adams area of Cincinnati. He is also an accomplice of VMG Creative, a New York City ingenious organization. The organization has a history of clients like Michael Kors, Capital One, Estee Lauder, and P&G.
To add more to his net worth, Dhani, age 40, established his advanced office, Proclamation, located in Cincinnati. And, all his ventures reportedly brings in $3 million annually.
Dhani Jones Wife, Family
It might be a trouble for people to believe this, but Dhani isn't involved in a romantic affair. However, he has a list of things that he wants in his ideal wife.
When he went on the show, The Morning After With Angela Yee in April 2010, he talked about the traits he wanted in the woman, he would date. As per his list, he wanted his girl to be sporty, strong, independent, tall, slender and quick-witted.
Adding more to it, he wished for a woman, who wants a huge family, can talk to both rich and needy person, has a huge heart, and most importantly, she should be able to play with dirt in the morning and dress all good at night to attend a party. One of the most unconvincing demands he kept on the list was that he wanted his wife to stand behind his back.
Now that is a big ask, and this might be one of the reasons why he is still single and not married yet. Considering his list, it might take a while for Dhani to find a perfect wife and start the family he wants.