Jumpy Geathers Net Worth
Jeremy “Jumpy” Geathers is a former American Football player. He was born in Georgetown, South Carolina, and he is a member of the Geathers family, which is a well-known and prolific football family in that city. He has played for many NFL teams including the Washington Redskins, Denver Broncos, Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints, and the Chicago Rush. He also played in the Canadian Football League.
Jumpy Geathers was born on June 26, 1960 in Georgetown, South Carolina. He is 6′ 7″ and weighs 290 pounds. He was born under the Cancer star sign.
Jeremy “Jumpy” Geathers’ career started in 1984. He was drafted in the second round of the NFL draft by the New Orleans Saints. He went on to play for the Saints for six seasons. He then moved to the Atlanta Falcons as a free agent in 1993. In his first season in Atlanta, Geathers played in all 25 games, and finished the year with 64 tackles and a team-high four sacks. He was named to the All-NFC team in 1995. He had a sack in a game against the Houston Texans on December 30, 2012. He finished his career with 62 sacks on four different teams.
After the 1994 season, Geathers went on to play for the Atlanta Falcons for another two seasons. In his second season with the team, Geathers recorded four sacks. He was also a strong contributor in the first two seasons of his tenure with the Ottawa Senators. He had a total of 12 sacks over the three seasons he spent with the Redskins.
He then played for the Denver Broncos for the 1996 and 1997 seasons. In 1997, he spent his first season on injured reserve. He then was placed on the practice squad by the Indianapolis Colts. He was then elevated to the active roster for five games. The next season, he was injured and declared inactive for four games.
In his third season with the Edmonton Eskimos, Geathers had four sacks. In his fourth season, he had five sacks. In his fifth and final season, he had a total of ten sacks. In addition to his sacks, he forced a total of five fumbles. He was also known for his famous forklift rush. In all, Geathers played in 183 games during his career.
During his professional career, Geathers was a member of three Super Bowl teams. He was a member of the team that won Super Bowl XXVI. He was also a member of the team that won Superbowl XXVII. He was also a member of the 2008 Super Bowl team. He was released by the Dallas Cowboys on August 31, 2012. In 2010, he was released by the Seattle Seahawks. He was then signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers on December 1, 2014. He then was cut by the Miami Dolphins on September 5, 2010. During his career, Geathers had a total of 11 sacks, a sack against the Buffalo Bills on December 29, 2007, and a sack against the Houston Texans on December 30, 2008. He then had a sack against the Houston Texans and the Cincinnati Bengals on December 23, 2006.
In his last season, Geathers was on the practice squad for four days. He then joined the Indianapolis Colts, replacing Nicolas Jean-Baptiste, and made a brief appearance. He then had an injury to Fili Moala, which allowed him to make the active roster. He then had a sack against the Denver Broncos on January 14, 2013. He had a sack against the Buffalo Bills and the Pittsburgh Steelers on January 16, 2015. He then had a sack against the Minnesota Vikings on January 17, 2018. He had a sack against the Houston Thruway Lions on February 3, 2014.