Andy Dalton’s wife is a celebrity and mother of two, a Christian and philanthropist known as Jordan Dalton formerly Jordan Jones. The two met while they were students at Texas Christian University and dated throughout their college years before getting married to each other prior to the commencement of Andy’s professional football career in the National Football League (NFL).
While Andy Dalton is a formidable quarterback in the NFL with various career records known about him in the sports, as well as a publicly known account of his childhood and upbringing, not much is known about his wife other than being the better half of an athlete. Here are some interesting things to learn about this celebrity Christian woman.
Andy Dalton’s Wife – Jordan Dalton
Jordan Dalton was born in Richardson, Texas the United States of America to Charles Douglas Jones and Jeanie Barnhill Jones. Her exact date of birth is not known, however, it is known that she has a younger brother named Doug Jones.
The two siblings grew up under the watchful and protective eyes of their parents. They were raised in adherence to the Christian faith and no room existed for another lifestyle other than that which they grew up in.
Andy Dalton’s wife was enrolled at Texas Christian University to study marketing in 2006. It was here she met her husband who was also enrolled to study the same course as her. The two former coursemates got to know each other casually in their senior year and took a liking to each other’s company. They got engaged on October 7, 2010, at a time when Andy’s college football career blossomed. When he was drafted in the 2011 draft, Jordan was still right there with him.
On the 9th of July 2011, the lover’s tied the nuptial cord. Their marriage has since seen to the birth of two children. Their first child and son was born on July 1, 2014, and named Noah Andrew Dalton, while their youngest and second child/son Nash Gordon Dalton was born on the 16th day of March 2017 before they moved to Cincinnati. Due to Dalton’s NFL career, the family splits their time between Ohio and Texas.
Andy Dalton’s wife has a heart for charity just like her husband. Before Andy’s professional career blossomed, he had longed to establish a charity organization but never envisaged it to be in his rookie season. The couple established the Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation in 2011 where they have been helping seriously sick and physically challenged children and their families. They also host an annual date night where they give parents the privilege to go for dates while they (The Foundation) watch over their children. So far, the foundation which Jordan Dalton is the vice president has given out over $500, 000 in grant money to put a smile on the faces of needy parents and their children. They sponsor parents to Kings Island and make Christmass memorable for those of them who couldn’t afford to celebrate it
Andrew Gregory Dalton was born on the 29th day of October 1987. He is an American quarterback who previously played for Texas University College football team before being drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
Andy was born to Gregory Jerome Dalton and Tina Denise (Payne) Dalton and he also had his siblings as Avery and Ashley Dalton.
For his education, the NFL player was schooled at Katy High School in Katy Texas where he played football both as a junior and senior in the school’s football team. His style of play was commendably professional from an early age which saw him throwing the ball over 2,877 yards with 42 touchdowns and 15 interceptions. He was named the Greater Houston Area offensive player of the year by the Houston Chronicle as a senior in 2005.
He committed to the Texas Christian University football team in 2007 when he gained admission to study marketing. While playing in TCU, he recorded many achievements for the team and became indispensable as a team member. His school career at the time he graduated amounted to 43 career wins with 10, 314 passing yards completion. A total of 1, 317 pass attempts with 812 pass completions which translates into a completion percentage of 61.6.
His professional career in the NFL has been with the Cincinnati Bengals since 2011. His stay there has not been barren of impressive records that he is known for. Notably, Andy Dalton holds a total of 18 Bengal franchise records some of which include a 4, 293 passing yard in 2013, with 6 interceptions at different playoffs.
Quick Facts About The NFL Quarterback
- Andy Dalton was born into a Protestant Christian home, and he has remained a Christian
- His signature looks are his blue eyes and red hair
- Andy Dalton’s wife was his college sweetheart before they got married right after college
- Andy’s height is 6′ 2″ (188 cm) with a body weight of 215 lbs (97.5 kg) that looks athletic in all ways
- The Cincinnati Bengals NFL quarterback ranks among the top 5 quarterbacks in the apex professional league
- His new 6 year re-signing with the Bengals was worth a whopping $115 million dollars with his base salary coasting around $16 million per year buffered by many mouth-watering bonuses should he fulfill their terms of payout.