Emerging from a years-long hiatus, musical guest Rihanna performed at the halftime show and on the field two other big names duked it out: Eagles' quarterback Jalen Hurts and Chiefs' QB Patrick Mahomes. It was the first time two Black quarterbacks faced off in the Super Bowl.
Both rising stars in the league, Hurts and Mahomes entered a tough battle, each hoping to nab rings for their team. Though Mahomes came out victorious, his opponent made a strong showing.
Hurts guided the Eagles to a 14-win season, becoming the second youngest quarterback in league history to do so.
Here's everything else you should know about Jalen Hurts.
How old is Jalen Hurts?
Jalen Hurts is 24 years old, born August 7, 1998,
How tall is Jalen Hurts?
Jalen Hurts stands at 6' 1''.
Where is Jalen Hurts from?
Hurts was born in Houston, Texas but attended high school in Channelview, a small area east of the city.
Hurts attended the University of Alabama at the start of his NCAA football career before eventually transferring to the University of Oklahoma.
How long has Jalen hurts been with the Philadelphia Eagles?
Hurts has played for three season in the NFL, all with the Philadelphia Eagles.
When did Jalen Hurts get drafted?
Hurts was drafted by the Eagles in the 2020 NFL draft. He was a second-round pick, the 53rd overall selection.
Did Jalen Hurts win the Heisman?
No, Hurts has never snagged the Heisman Trophy, despite being a finalist in 2019.
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