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(Sports commentator and former professional football player)

From NFL footballer to ESPN analyst, Jesse Palmer's career journey has been quite interesting. Jesse also appeared in a reality show, The Bachelor in 2004 and dated 25 girls!

Relationship Facts of Jesse Palmer

Jesse Palmer is married to Emely Fardo.
Jesse Palmer married on June 05, 2020.
💑 Anniversary in 324 days 💑
He does not have any kids as of now.
Jesse Palmer is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Dating History of Jesse Palmer!

Jesse Palmer was engaged on 8th July 2019, to Emely Fardo in Reims, France. His wife is a Brazilian model.

He and his fiancee got married at a close friend’s house in Connecticut. They exchanged vows on 05 June 2020 in front of their loved ones.

Update: The beautiful couple is expecting their first child, a daughter in January 2024.

The Bachelor

Through the show, The Bachelor, he dated 25 beautiful ladies. And from the 25 girls, he chose to give his final rose to a law student and model, Jessica Bowling. However, the couple broke up after being in a relationship for a month.

Jesse Palmer was also believed to have dated stunning Maxim model Shannon Ihrke in 2016. Since then, there are no further sightings of them together supporting this ‘could have been a relationship’.

Jesse Palmer: Biography in Details

Who is Jesse Palmer?

Jesse Palmer is an Emmy-winning Canadian host and sports analyst for ESPN. Jesse Palmer is also a quarterback of the New York Giants who played there from 2001 to 2004. As of now, he is celebrated as the sports commentator for football.

With a background knowledge of football, he is also currently the college football analyst for ESPN/ABC in the United States and a football analyst for TSN in Canada.

He was also featured in the fifth season of the reality television series ‘The Bachelor in 2004 and was also the first non-American bachelor to be featured on the show.

Palmer was selected as the permanent host of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette in 2021, and he has been since 2022.

Jesse Palmer: Age(45), Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings

Jesse Palmer was born on October 5, 1978, in Toronto, Canada. He was born to his father Bill Palmer who was a football player who played for the Ottawa Rough Riders. As of 2024, Jesse is 45 years old.

His mother, Susan Palmer was a co-founder of Barrett Palmer Models and former owner of the original ITM International Top Models, a modeling agency and training center located in Ottawa.

Jesse Palmer has a brother, Billy Palmer and he does not have any sister. He was also a print model who modeled for different agencies.


Jesse Palmer did his schooling at St. Pliu X High School in Ottawa.

In 2001, he graduated with a bachelor of arts in political science from the College of Liberal Arts and Science while he also got a Bachelor’s Degree in Science in Marketing from the College of Business Administration. Giant’s quarterback grew up in the suburb of Ottawa.

His father’s profession influenced his interest for sure. He attended the University of Florida where he focused more on football than other academic subjects. His major interest growing up was playing football.

Jesse Palmer: Career, Professional Life

Jesse Palmer after getting accepted a scholarship at the University of Florida, started his career as a football player. He played for Florida’s Gators Football for 4 years. This gave him the confidence to further pursue his career as a football player.

Jesse Palmer also played with a captain armband for the Gators and was awarded the Fergie Ferguson Award for astounding leadership on the pitch. This raised his career goals and was soon picked by the NFL’s New York Giants. He played for them from 2001 to 2004.

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Following his departure from the NFL, he played in the Canadian Football League before retiring as a player to pursue a broadcasting career.

His broadcasting career started in the year 2005, on Fox Sports as a color commentator. He was then appointed as an analyst on  NFL Network. In 2007, he retired from the Canadian Football League and worked as a sports analyst.

Then he joined ESPN and soon he became a studio analyst.

In August 2017, he left, and on September 17, 2017, he was the host of the newly launched DailyMailTV.

In 2004, Jesse Palmer appeared in the reality show, The Bachelors and went out with 25 girls. Out of them, he gave the final rose to Jessica Bowlin Rawi.

Thomas Roberts will take over as host of DailyMailTV for the fourth season on August 14, 2020, according to the show’s creators.

Jesse Palmer: Net Worth 2024, Salary

Playing for big teams in the NFL and CFL accumulated him a net worth of ‎$8 Million as of 2024. Jesse Palmer has a couple of cars including a Toyota Celica.

Jesse Palmer: Rumors, Controversy

Jesse Palmer was dragged into the rumor surrounding him being dating pro fitness model Shannon Ihrke when she posted pictures of them together on Instagram.

His well-focused personality toward his profession keeps him away from any criticism and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Jesse Palmer is the height of 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 99.6 kg. He has brown hair color and blue eye color. his shoe size, dress size, and body are unknown.

Social Media Profile

Jesse Palmer is active on Twitter and Instagram accounts but he does not have a Facebook account. He has more than 33.5k followers on his Twitter account and he has over 84k followers on his Instagram account.

He also has a YouTube channel with the name, Jesse Palmer.

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How was Jesse Palmer's wedding?

They walked the aisle in a quiet ceremony.

How much is Jesse Palmer's net worth?

He has collected around $8 million.

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