Just recently, NFL star Chandler Jones claimed that he was taken to a mental health hospital against his will last week, find out more about the incident and his current contract details with the Raiders below and if he has a wife
Chandler, who plays as a defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, posted the statement on X, on September 25.
Chandler Jones bio, age, height, wife, brother, Raiders contract, salary, career stats, net worth
Raiders DE Chandler Jones says he was checked into a hospital “against his will” by the Las Vegas Fire Department following his recent social media posts.
Jones has been inactive in the Raiders’ first three games after criticizing the organization online. pic.twitter.com/FNNSyW4XSo
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) September 26, 2023
Chandler Jones signed a three-year, $51 million contract with the Raiders: 0.5 sacks and 17 pressures in 244 pass rush snaps.
Uchenna Nwosu signed a two-year, $19 million contract with the Seahawks: 7.0 sacks and 35 pressures in 250 pass rush snaps.
Didn't see that coming.
— Joe Fann (@Joe_Fann) November 8, 2022
Aside from being taken to the hospital, Chandler claims that the Las Vegas Fire Department later transferred him to a behavioral health facility.
Chandler Jones contract with the Las Vegas Raiders
Back in 2022, Chandler Jones signed a three-year contract worth over $51 million with the Las Vegas Raiders. The contract includes a guaranteed $32 million and a $12 million signing bonus.
Chandler Jones bio
Chandler James Jones is an American football defensive end who was born on 27 February 1990, in Rochester, New York, United States. He has three siblings – Jon Jones, Arthur Jones, and Carmen Jones. He currently plays for the Las Vegas Raiders in the National Football League (NFL). He started out playing college football at Syracuse and eventually joined the NFL after the New England Patriots selected him in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.
He is currently unmarried and single.
Age and height
Chandler Jones is currently 33 years old and stands at a height of 1.96 m.
Chandler Jones attended the Union-Endicott High School and later joined Syracuse University
Chandler Jones career and stats
Chandler joined the NFL during the 2012 NFL Draft with the New England Patriots. He then joined the Arizona Cardinals, and just recently left the side to join the Las Vegas Raiders in 2022. He joined the Raiders Jones on a three-year, $51 million contract.
The defensive end has so far enjoyed a promising start with the Raiders. He managed to register three sacks, six tackles, two tackles for loss, and one pass breakup during a 27–20 win over the Chargers back in week 13. That same week, Jones won the AFC Defensive Player of the Week.
However, he suffered a devastating season-ending elbow injury after colliding with his own teammate Maxx Crosby. Officials had to carry him off the field. All in all, Chandler finished the 2022 season with a total of 4.5 sacks, 38 combined tackles, three passes defended, and one forced fumble.
Chandler Jones net worth
According to various sources, Chandler Jones has an estimated net worth of around $7million. Most of his earnings come from his NFL career where he has reportedly earned over $100 million up until now. He earned around $82.5 million from his five-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals. Aside from that, he has also earned around $100,000 from endorsements.