Eric Decker is an American rugby player who currently plays for the Tinnessee Titans.

Personal life

Eric Decker was born on 15th March, 1987 in Cold Spring, Minnesota to parents Tom Decker and Sue Meyer. Eric studied at the Rocori High School and used to be an excellent athlete during those days as well. He used to excel in basketball, football and baseball. It isn’t surprising that he was the recipient of an all-area, all-conference and all-section honors in each of the three sports that he played in his school days. He was also acknowledged as the Most Valuable Player in his football team for two years straight.

Eric Decker tied the knot with a singer Jessie James on 22nd June, 2013. Jessie has given birth to three children named Vivianne Rose Dekcer, Eric Thomas Decker II and Forrest Bradley Decker. The couple has been seen together on the famous E! reality show called ‘Eric & Jessie: Game On’. Eric can be searched on instagram where he has a fan following of over a million. He usually updates the fans about his game and kids.


Eric Decker became a professional football player when was signed by Denver Broncos on a four-year contract after he got drafted in the 2010 NFL Draft. With an unfortunate first season which saw Eric injuring his leg, he performed miraculously well in the following seasons.

Eric played for the Denver Broncos for three years which helped him gather a lot of fans. He was injured a few times but with great determination, he was always back on the field with the same fervor. He was awarded the ‘AFC Offensive Player of the Week’ and the ‘AFC Champion’ award when he played for the Denver Broncos.

Eric Decker signed a five-year contract with the New York Jets in 2014 for $36 million. His new club brought him more opportunities to grow and develop as a player. He went on to play some of the best games of his career with New York Jets. However, his last season with the team was his worst as he got a serious injury and also a fine. He finally moved to Tennessee Titans on a one-year contract in 2017. Being a professional athlete, Eric Decker earns a huge amount of money. His net worth is a whopping $10 million which is a result of his hard work throughout the years.

Last Modified: 23 Jun, 2018

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