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Mark Sanchez Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Mark Sanchez Quick Info
Height 6 ft 2 in
Weight 102 kg
Date of Birth November 11, 1986
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Eye Color Dark Brown

Mark Sanchez is a former American football quarterback who is best known for his career as in the National Football League (NFL) with teams like New York Jets, Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears, and Washington Redskins. He used to play college football at the University of Southern California (USC) and was drafted by the New York Jets in 2009. He announced his retirement on July 23, 2019. During the course of his career, Mark has won several tournaments and has been the recipient of honors like “Rose Bowl Champion”, “Rose Bowl Offensive Most Valuable Player”, “All-CIF Division II Co-Offensive Player of the Year”, and many more.

Born Name

Mark Travis John Sanchez

Nick Name

Mark Sanchez

Mark Sanchez at the 142 Kentucky Derby Gala on May 6, 2016
Mark Sanchez at the 142 Kentucky Derby Gala on May 6, 2016

Sun Sign


Born Place

Long Beach, California, United States




Sanchez studied at Santa Margarita High School and played for the football team.

Mark later shifted to Mission Viejo High School in California where he felt that he could improve his play in a better way under the coach Johnson who (at that time) had already trained professionals such as Carson Palmer.

After Sanchez graduated from high school, he decided to attend the University of Southern California from where he later dropped out.


Professional American Football Player


  • Father – Nick Sr. Sanchez (Fire captain for the Orange County Fire Authority, Member of National urban search and rescue team)
  • Mother – Olga Sanchez
  • Siblings – Nick Jr. Sanchez (Older Brother) (Business Litigator) (Agent), Brandon Sanchez (Brother) (Mortgage Broker)



Shirt Number





6 ft 2 in or 188 cm


102 kg or 225 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Mark Sanchez dated –

  1. Lindsay McCormick – In the past, Mark was rumored to have had a fling with Lindsay McCormick.
  2. Jennifer Mueller (2008-2009) – In the period from 2008 until 2009, Sanchez was in a relationship with Jennifer Mueller.
  3. Hilary Rhoda (2009) – In 2009, Mark was linked with the American model Hilary Rhoda. Eventually, their relationship was characterized as a RUMOR.
  4. Jamie-Lynn Sigler (2010) – Mark was in a brief relationship with actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler in 2010.
  5. Eliza Kruger (2011) – In 2011, Mark spent some time dating Eliza Kruger.
  6. Kate Upton (2011) – In 2011, Sanchez was RUMORed to be dating model Kate Upton.
  7. Eva Longoria (2012) – Mark was in a short-lived relationship with actress Eva Longoria in 2012.
  8. Bobby T – Mark was in a relationship with model Bobby T in the past. The couple share a son named Daniel.
  9. Alana Kari – In 2013, Sanchez began dating the Andorran socialite Alana Kari. The couple broke up after some time.
  10. Perry Mattfeld – Mark later started dating actress Perry Mattfeld. They got engaged in May 2022 and tied the knot on May 28, 2023.
Mark Sanchez with Eva Longoria
Mark Sanchez with Eva Longoria

Race / Ethnicity


He is of Mexican descent.

Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Big Ears
  • Moles on the right and left cheeks
Mark Sanchez shirtless body
Mark Sanchez’s shirtless body

Brand Endorsements

Mark has appeared in TV adverts for Toyota, Pepsi MAX, Super Bowl, etc.


Roman Catholicism

Best Known For

Playing in the NFL (National Football League) as a quarterback.

First American Football Match

Sanchez had his NFL debut on September 13, 2009, when as a member of the New York Jets, he faced Houston Texas. The Jets won the match with 24-7.

First Film

Mark has not acted in a feature film yet. But has been seen in a couple of short films and documentaries.

First TV Show

In 2009, Mark appeared on the sports talk show Rome Is Burning as himself.

Personal Trainer

Mark’s workout and diet are not known.

However, we’ve managed to find one video of his workout that he went through in 2010.

Mark Sanchez Favorite Things

  • Mexican Dish – Chicken enchiladas with red ranchera sauce, Chorizo con huevo y papas burritos, Carne asada street style tacos

Source –

Mark Sanchez in action during a game between Philadelphia Eagles and Tampa Bay Buccaneers on November 22, 2015
Mark Sanchez in action during a game between Philadelphia Eagles and Tampa Bay Buccaneers on November 22, 2015

Mark Sanchez Facts

  1. Mark’s parents split when he was 4. After their divorce, Mark and his two brothers started living with their father.
  2. When Mark was 6, his father decided that it’s best for them to shift to Rancho Santa Margarita, Orange County, California.
  3. His father Mark would make him undergo a combination of mental and athletic performance training. He was forced to dribble a basketball and tell multiplication tables simultaneously. He trained baseball swings in a cage and during the same time, he needed to answer questions about the periodic table.
  4. During his freshman year at Santa Margarita, Sanchez threw a 55-yard touchdown.
  5. In 2005, Mark was selected as a football player of the year and was considered one of the best quarterbacks in the United States after the end of his high school football career.
  6. In April 2006, Mark was handcuffed by the police because of sexual abuse over a female USC student. Eventually, he was briefly imprisoned and was released only a day after.
  7. He attended 2009 Scouting Combine during the pre-draft period. After the event, Sanchez was still ranked as one of the top quarterbacks right behind Matthew Stafford from the University of Georgia.
  8. Before the start of the 2009 NFL Draft, several teams showed their interest about picking Mark including Seattle Seahawks, Cleveland Browns, New York Jets and Washington Redskins.
  9. In the 2009 NFL Draft, Mark was selected as the fifth overall pick by the New York Jets.
  10. On June 10, 2009, Sanchez penned a five-year contract worth 50 million dollars of which 28 million was guaranteed. At that time, his contract was the largest ever in Jets’ history.
  11. On March 21, 2014, Mark got released by the New York Jets. Eight days later, on March 29, 2014, Sanchez agreed to a one-year contract with Philadelphia Eagles worth 2.25 million dollars.
  12. He extended his contract with The Eagles for two more years in March 2015. His extension was worth 16 million dollars.
  13. On March 11, 2016, Mark was sent to the Denver Broncos as a substitute for a 2017 conditional draft pick.
  14. He is a fan of musical theater.
  15. Mark was part of the 2010 Tony Awards as a presenter.
  16. He has contributed his time to charities like Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Sam Club, and Teddy Atlas Foundation.

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