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Julian Edelman

Julian Edelman

Facts of Julian Edelman

Full Name: Julian Edelman
Birth Date: May 22, 1986
Age: 34 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Football Player
Country: United States
Horoscope: Gemini
Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
Break UpAdriana Lima and Ella Rose
Net Worth$25 million
Salary$6 million
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBrown
Birth PlaceRedwood City, California
EthnicityMixed (Greek, English, Scottish, Irish, Ashkenazi Jewish, and German)
EducationWoodside High School, College of San Mateo Campus, Kent State University
FatherFrank Edelman
MotherAngela Edelman
SiblingsJason Edelam and Nicole Edelman
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Julian Edelman is an American football player who made his NFL debut in 2009 for the New England Patriots and helped the team win Super Bowls XLIX, LI, and LIII.

Injury & Recovery

In the year 2009, Julian Edelman got an injury on his ankle against the Buffalo Bills. Later, he broke his arm in the Patriots’ 59–0 rout of the Tennessee Titans. On 15th November 2015, his fifth metatarsal on his left foot was injured which led him to undergo foot surgery.

He tore his right anterior cruciate ligament on 25th August 2017, and he landed on IR and had surgery sometime in the final week of September. On 22nd Septemeber 2019, he got an injury on his rib at the game with the Jets. Later, he recovered from his injury in Week 5 against the Washington Redskins. Till the date, he has amassed more than 20 injuries in the NFL.

How much is Julian Edelman Net Worth & Salary?

Julian Edelman has an estimated net worth of around $25 million while his annual salary is $6 million. He earned this impressive amount through his career as a football player.

Julian Edelman posing with a car
Caption: Julian Edelman posing with a car
Photo: Instagram


Recently, he signed a two-year contract of $15.5 million with the New England Patriots with an $8 million signing bonus, $12 million guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7.75 million.

In 2020, he will earn a base salary of $3.3 million, a roster bonus of $900k and a workout bonus of $300k, while carrying a cap hit of $7.166 million and a dead cap value of $8.333 million.

Blessed with a Daughter from His Relationship with Ella Rose

Previously, he dated Brazilian model Adriana Lima from 2016 to 2017. They met each other in Miami through their mutual friends. Due to some mysterious reasons, they parted their ways in the year 2017. Further, he had an affair with a Swedish model named Ella Rose with whom he shares a daughter, Lily.

Julian Edelman with his mother, Angela Edelman and daughter, Lily
Caption: Julian Edelman with his mother, Angela Edelman, and daughter, Lily
Photo: Instagram

Legal Issues after Separating with Ex-Girlfriend Ella

After separating with Ella, he was named in a paternity suit filed by Ella. After initially contesting paternity, he eventually acknowledged it and his daughter was born in November,  though he was not named in the birth certificate.

Julian Edelman with his daughter, Lily
Julian Edelman with his daughter, Lily
Photo: Instagram

In January 2020, he was arrested in Beverly Hills after allegedly jumping on someone’s car. He is released with a misdemeanor citation but he is scheduled to appear in a California courtroom on 13th April.

Is Julian Edelman Single?

Yes, Julian Edelman is not dating anyone at the moment. He might be busy focusing on his career rather than involving any kind of relationships or love affairs.

Julian Edelman with his co-worker
Caption: Julian Edelman with his co-worker
Photo: Instagram

Early Life

Julian Edelman opened his as Julian Francis Edelman on 22nd May 1986, in Redwood City, California, the United States of America. His horoscope is Gemini. He is the son of Angela Edelman (mother) and Frank Edelman (father). His father is a mechanic who owns an A-1 Auto Tech.

Julian Edelman with his mother, Angela Edelman during his childhood
Caption: Julian Edelman with his mother, Angela Edelman during his childhood
Photo: Instagram

Further, his great grandparents are Harry Edelman and Mabel Hennessey. He grew up with his two siblings, Jason Edelam and Nicole Edelman. Julian holds an American nationality while he belongs to the mixed ethnical background (Greek, English, Scottish, Irish, Ashkenazi Jewish, and German).

Julian Edelman stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches while his body weight is around 90kg. Edelman has brown colored hair while his eyes are hazel in color.


He completed his high school from Woodside High School, in Woodside, California. After that, he attended the College of San Mateo Campus, in San Mateo, California. He graduated from Kent State University located in Kent, Ohio with a degree in business management.

College Career

He started his college career after joining the College of San Mateo Campus. He played for one year of college football at San Mateo, and three years at Kent State University. At Kent State, he was a three-year starter at quarterback.

Julian Edelman with his team mates
Caption: Julian Edelman with his teammates
Photo: Instagram

Professional Career

On the 2009 NFL Draft, the Patriots drafted Julian Edelman in the seventh round of the game. He signed a four-year contract with the Patriots including a $48.7k signing bonus on 16th July 2009. Currently, he plays on offense and as a punt returner for his team, Patriots.

Julian Edelman, American football player
Caption: Julian Edelman, American football player
Photo: Instagram

Further, Julian is regarded as one of the most effective receivers for his team, as he has played in four Super Bowls (XLVI, XLIX, LI, and LIII). He even received the name of Super Bowl MVP of Super Bowl LIII after catching 10 passes for 141 yards. He also holds the Super Bowl records for career punt returns as well as first-half receptions in a single game.