Deshaun Watson Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Deshaun Watson Quick Info
Height 6 ft 2 in
Weight 98 kg
Date of Birth September 14, 1995
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Girlfriend Jilly Anais

Deshaun Watson is an American professional football player who has represented the Houston Texans (2017-Present), as a quarterback, in the National Football League (NFL). For his performances, he was included in the ‘PFWA (Pro Football Writers Association) All-Rookie Team’ in 2017 and had been selected for the Pro Bowl (NFL‘s annual All-Star Game) for 3 years in a row (2018-2020). He had been picked 12th overall in the 1st round of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans after a stellar college career where he had helped Clemson University to a CFP (College Football Playoff) championship game appearance in 2015 and the national championship title in 2016.

Born Name

Derrick Deshaun Watson

Nick Name

Rook

Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020
Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020 (Deshaun Watson / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Gainesville, Hall County, Georgia, United States

Residence

Houston, Texas, United States

Nationality

American

 

Education

Dwayne had attended Gainesville High School in his hometown, from 2010 to 2013. In 2014, he had joined Clemson University, a public university in South Carolina, and had represented their football team, Clemson Tigers, from 2014 to 2016. He had graduated from there with a degree in communication, in December 2016.

Occupation

Professional American Football Player

Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019
Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2019 (Deshaun Watson / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Don Richardson
  • Mother – Deann Watson
  • Siblings – Detrick Watson (Brother), Tyreke Watson (Brother), Tinisha Watson (Sister)

Manager

He is represented by –

  • David Mulugheta, Manager and Booking Agent, Athletes First, Talent Management Agency, Austin, Texas, United States
  • Bryan Burney, Marketing Agent, Athletes First, Talent Management Agency, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

Position

Quarterback

Jersey Number

4 – Houston Texans

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 2 in or 188 cm

Weight

98 kg or 216 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Deshaun has dated –

  1. Jilly Anais (2019-Present)
Deshaun Watson and Jilly Anais, as seen in July 2020
Deshaun Watson and Jilly Anais, as seen in July 2020 (Deshaun Watson / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Black

He is of African-American descent.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Towering frame
  • Close-cropped hair
  • Sports a trimmed goatee
  • Affable smile
  • Has tattoos on both his arms

Religion

Christianity (Southern Baptist Convention)

Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2021
Deshaun Watson as seen in an Instagram Post in January 2021 (Deshaun Watson / Instagram)

Deshaun Watson Facts

  1. At Gainesville High School, Deshaun had earned a place in the starting lineup of their Red Elephants football team, in his freshman year itself. The team’s coach, Bruce Miller, had initially wanted to use a junior year student in the critical quarterback position but Deshaun’s skills had impressed him so much that Deshaun became the first freshman to have played as a quarterback in any of Miller’s teams. In his senior year, 2013, he was named a USA Today ‘High School All-American’.
  2. For his performances at Clemson University (2014-2016), he had won several accolades including the ‘Davey O’Brien Award’ (2015, 2016), the ‘Manning Award’ (2015, 2016), the ‘ACC (Atlantic Coast Conference) Athlete of the Year’ award (2016, 2017), the ‘Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award’ (2016), the ‘ACC Player of the Year’ award (2015), and the ‘Best Male College Athlete ESPY (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly) Award’ (2017). He was also the runner-up for the prestigious ‘Heisman Trophy’ in 2016.
  3. In 2017, he had donated an amount of approximately USD 27k, from his first NFL cheque to 3 cafeteria employees who used to work at the Houston TexansNRG Stadium and who had been severely impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
  4. As of January 2021, he was just 1 among 4 quarterbacks in the history of the NFL to have attained a career passer rating over 100. He was also the passing yards leader in the 2020 NFL season.

Featured Image by Deshaun Watson / Instagram

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