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Justin Jefferson Parents: John Earl Jefferson and Elaine Jefferson

Justin Jefferson parents, John Earl Jefferson and Elaine Jefferson were both sportspersons who played basketball at a young age.

American football wide receiver, Justin has two older brothers Jordan Jefferson and Rickey Jefferson who are both in the National Football League (NFL).

Justin, the youngest child of the family currently plays for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He played college football for the LSU Tigers.

In 2020, this Vikings player won the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship as a junior. With the win, he was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

With his early professional career, Jefferson was named to the Pro Bowl and the All-Pro team in his first four seasons. Season 2022 became one of his best seasons to date with 128 receptions and receiving 1809 years earning Offensive Player of the Year honors.

This rising footballer credits his success to his parents and brothers who are all into sports.

Justin Jefferson Parents: John and Elaine Jefferson

Justin Jefferson parents, John and Elaine Jefferson both an athlete raised three sons who are equally interested in pursuing their careers as a sportsperson.

John and Elaine were basketball players during their college life. John played basketball at Nebraska Western and Louisiana Monroe.

Justin Jefferson with his Parents and Brothers
Justin Jefferson with his Parents and Brothers

Similarly, his mother, Elaine played basketball at Slidell High School. Today, John works for the commercial and equipment supplier Grainger while Elaine works as an administrator for the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.

However, the couple is more than proud to see their children living their dream of an athlete which they had dreamt during their young age.

During an interview with Star Tribune, Justin’s father John said he didn’t want to retire yet and wanted to receive his pension anytime soon.

Likewise, this Viking player gifted his mother with a new car for Christmas in 2020 which Justin shared the video on his Instagram.

Justin Jefferson Brothers: Jordan and Rickey Jefferson

Like Justin, his brothers Jordan and Rickey Jefferson are both into athletics and played American football.

Jordan played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2012. Similarly, Rickey Jefferson played for the New Orleans Saints.

The Minnesota Vikings player shares a bond with his brothers who were also the inspiration for him to become a footballer.

Jordan Jefferson: A former Tampa Bay Player

Jordan Jefferson was born on August 25, 1990, in Covington, Louisiana, United States.

After completing his high school at Destrehan High School in 2007, Jordan went to Louisiana State University where he began playing as a quarterback.

During the NFL draft, he wasn’t drafted in 2012. However, he was signed as a free agent by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Without any luck favoring his football career, he didn’t get a chance to start a single game with the Buccaneers. He moved to the Canadian Football League to Montreal Alouettes and had a stable career.

Rickey Jefferson: Played for LSU

Rickey Jefferson born on December 8, 1994, played for LSU for four years as a safety. Like his older brother Jordan, he was undrafted in the 2017 NFL draft.

He was waived by the Las Vegas Raiders and joined the New Orleans Saints. However, Rickey had very little action in the NFL and unlike his other brothers, he couldn’t get into the spotlight.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who are Justin Jefferson parents?

John Earl Jefferson and Elaine Jefferson.

Who are Justin Jefferson brothers?

Jordan Jefferson and Rickey Jefferson.

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