Joe Staley is an American Football NFL player for the San Francisco 49ers. He is one of the few players who has stayed with a single franchise for more than a decade without losing his passion for the game, his speed, and his agility on the field. He is an exciting guy; read on to learn the facts about his personal and professional life.
Joe Staley Bio
Joe Staley was born on August 30, 1984, in Rockford, Michigan. He attended Rockford High School, where his interest in sports led him to participate in high school sports, particularly athletics and soccer. Staley ran a 200-meter race in about 21.9 seconds, which was a new school record, and he also successfully participated in relay races during his time in high school. His exploits in football did not go unnoticed either, as in 2004 he was offered a scholarship from Central Michigan University to play college football as part of their scholarship program.
He played as a tight end and in his first year, and in the 11 games he played in that season, Staley caught 11 passes for 13.0 yards and a touchdown, recording a career-high of two catches for 34 yards and a touchdown. He also gained 80 pounds, and in his second year, he was moved to the offensive line where he could function better. This year, he again played 11 games in his new position and recorded 53 knockdowns with an average of 48.8 yards.
During the 2007 NFL Draft, he was selected by the San Francisco 49ers as an offensive line player. He finished his 2007 season for his new team with 16 starts and 8 bags. The following season, Staley was transferred to left tackle, where he started all games of the season, but this year he recorded only 8.5 sacks.
In 2009 he signed a six-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers. That year he suffered a serious knee injury that kept him away for 7 games, but only played 9 games with 3 sacks. In 2011, he caught a pass that led to a 20-10 win over the Cleveland Browns. In 2012 he was nominated for the Pro Bowl 2013, and the team finished 4th in the league that season.
Staley has played professional football with the San Francisco 49ers for 11 years. He has guided his team through the toughest seasons so far and was part of a Super Bowl. Although he has reached retirement age, Staley says he still feels young and is mentally and physically excited to play with his team. Staley is not considering early retirement.
Joe Staley lives in Campbell, Santa Clara County in his $2.1 million property. The NFL player is currently worth $12 million and owns a number of luxury cars, including a BMW, Mercedes Benz, Ferrari, and GMC.
Family Life – Who is Joe Staley Wife?
Joe Staley is married to Caroline Dew, who is also a former athlete. She played soccer in college as a defender. Staley and his wife got engaged in 2013, and the following year the lovebirds were raised to the holy estate of marriage. Shortly after their wedding, Dew gave birth to a beautiful girl named Grace Staley. Joe not only enjoys his career but also has a beautiful wife and daughter to return to after a long day at home.
Caroline Dew was born on December 8, 1986, in San Diego, California, the daughter of Jim and Pam Dew. She has an older sister named Natalie who was raised by both parents in the town of Encinitas, California. Dew attended the University of Notre Dame and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing. As a college student, she played as a defender on the school team Notre Dame Fighting Irish soccer.
As a football player, Caroline Dew represented the United States U-20 Women’s National Team at the 2006 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, which was held in Russia. She also played in the U-17 and U-16 squads of the US national team.
Weight, Height, Body Stats
Joe Staley is a left tackle for the San Francisco 49ers. He has the weight best suited for the position he is currently playing. Staley weighs 139 kg, which corresponds to a weight of 306 lbs, and is also a giant of a man. He is two meters tall and is considered one of the biggest (if not the biggest) players in the NFL. His body measurements and statistics are not available on the Internet.