Some Facts on Eric Decker and His Wife Jessie James Decker: Family Bio

Who is Eric Decker?

  • Eric Decker (born March 15, 1987) is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Broncos in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football and college baseball at Minnesota, where he earned a bachelor's degree in business and marketing.
Eric Decker With His Wife
Eric Decker With His Wife Jessie James
 

Educational Background of Eric Decker

  • Decker attended Rocori High School in Cold Spring, Minnesota. He was present in school when the Rocori High School shooting took place, hiding in a cupboard with other students until they were rescued by police officers. At school, he was a three-sport athlete in football, basketball, and baseball. Decker attended the University of Minnesota.

Eric Decker's Relationship Status


  • Eric Decker is a married man. He got married to his gorgeous singer girlfriend, Jessie James. The wedding took place at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Castle Rock, Colorado in 2013. the couple share three children together.
Eric Decker And Jessie James Wedding
Eric Decker And Jessie James Wedding

Facts on Eric Decker's wife Jessie James

  • Eric Decker's wife Jessie James Decker was born April 12, 1988, in Vicenza, Italy to Steve and Karen Parker. 
  • She is from a military family, as her father served in the U.S. Air Force. As a result, she lived in many areas: Germany, Iowa, Kentucky, Texas, and Louisiana. James has two younger siblings, Sydney and John. 
  • Jessie James Decker is an American country pop singer-songwriter and reality television personality. 
  • She began singing at the age of two and won her first talent contest in Baker, Louisiana at the age of nine. She signed her first record contract with Mercury Records at the age of twenty. She earned a breakout single with the U.S. Gold-certified song "Wanted."
Eric Decker S Wife Jessie James
Eric Decker'S Wife Jessie James

How The Couple Met?

  • Eric Decker and his wife Jessie James met through a mutual friend. "Eric was in Arizona training, and I got a text from my girlfriend who said, 'I'm having dinner with this guy I'm seeing, and this other guy just showed up, and he's stunning,'" Jessie said. So naturally, her friend snapped a photo of Eric and sent it to Jessie, who approved. "Show him a picture of me, and see if he's into it," Jessie told her friend. The rest was history. Er... well, sort of. 
  • According to Jessie, the couple video chatted, texted, and talked on the phone for a month before Eric finally "invited himself" out to Nashville.
Eric Decker Jessie James
Eric Decker and Jessie James

How Many Kids does Eric Have?

  • Eric and Jessie have three adorable children. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named, Vivianne in March 2014 and their first son named Eric II in September 2015. In October 2017, they announced they were expecting a third child together and Jessie gave birth to a second son named, Forrest Decker in 2018.
Jessie James Decker With Kids
Jessie James Decker With Kids