New York Jets, NFL
- First-team All-Pro selection with the New York Jets (2000)
- 2x ACC champion and 2x All-American selection with Florida State University
- Named College Football Player of the Year by Sporting News (1992)
- Butkus Award and Lombardi Award winner at FSU (1992)
- Founded the Marvin Jones Charitable Foundation aimed to inspire success among youth
Marvin Jones was drafted fourth overall in the 1993 NFL Draft by the New York Jets. The linebacker played in the pros from 1993 to 2003, spending his entire eleven-year career with the Jets. During the peak of his career in 2000, Marvin recorded a career high 135 tackles and was named a first-team All-Pro selection. Throughout his career, Marvin played in 142 NFL regular season games, starting in 129 of them. The Miami, Florida native compiled 1,021 tackles, nine sacks, five interceptions for 42 yards, 31 pass deflections, ten forced fumbles, and eight fumble recoveries. Marvin played in New York with teammates Vinnie Testaverde, Mo Lewis and Kevin Mawae.
Before going pro, Marvin played college football at Florida State University from 1990-1992. Leading the team to two consecutive ACC Championships, Marvin was a first-team All-American selection in 1991 and 1992. The Seminoles posted a 10-2 and 11-1 record in those two years and inducted Marvin into the FSU Hall of Fame in 2000. The linebacker was named College Football Player of the Year by Sporting News in 1992. That same year, Marvin won the Butkus Award as the nation's top linebacker and the Lombardi Award signifying the nation's top linemen.
After retiring from the NFL in 2004, Marvin started the Marvin Jones Charitable Foundation, an organization dedicated to supporting and motivating youth towards success by engaging them in positive experiences through academics, community involvement and sports.
Video Message$99Get a Personal Video Greeting from Marvin Jones! He will record a birthday or congratulatory greeting, surprise message for your event, or a client and employee motivational message. You can even save and share the recording afterwards!
NOTE: This request will take 5 business days to process. Your credit card will be charged automatically once the video has been recorded by the Pro.
Lunch or Dinner$500Marvin will join you and your small group of up to 10 people at lunch or dinner. You choose the restaurant and you choose what you want to talk about. Marvin will share stories from his career. Note: for larger parties, please see appearance fee below.
Fantasy Draft$500Surprise your football buddies by inviting Marvin to a live fantasy draft!
Pick-Up Game$500Make your next pick-up game unforgettable by inviting Marvin to join.
Attend a Game$750Have an extra seat at the game? Marvin will join you and your guests and share insight on the game. Discuss Marvin's career with the Jets and his trajectory in becoming a first-team All-Pro selection.
Round of Golf$750Marvin will complete your foursome for a round of golf. He'll be the perfect fourth for your Sunday outing, and will spice up the round with tales from his time in the pros.
Tweet$1,000Promote your brand or business with a tweet from Marvin.
Celebrations$1,000Invite Marvin to join you and your guests at your birthday, bar/bat mitzvah, wedding, or anniversary party! He'll be sure to be entertaining company.
Appearance$1,000Hire Marvin Jones to make an appearance at your next event! Marvin Jones’s appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. (Up to 60 minutes). Autograph show pricing may vary.
Q&A$1,000Marvin will share his story with up to 20 people. Your small group of friends, students, coworkers, or event attendees will be inspired by Marvin’s path to success.
Coaching$500To be the best you need to learn from the best. Hiring Marvin as a coach will give you access to a first-team All-Pro selection. Marvin will coach a group of 1-6 people drills that helped him become a pro athlete.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Football League NFL Team
- New York Jets (1993-2003)
Position Linebacker College Florida State University