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Jeremy Nunley
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Position:Defensive end
Personal information
Born:(1971-09-19)September 19, 1971
Winchester, Tennessee, U.S.
Died:February 5, 2018(2018-02-05) (aged 46)
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, U.S.
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:278 lb (126 kg)
Career information
High school:Winchester (TN) Franklin Co.
NFL draft:1994 / Round: 2 / Pick: 60
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Jody Jeremy Nunley (September 19, 1971 – February 5, 2018) was an American football defensive tackle. After a college career at Alabama, he spent three seasons in the National Football League (NFL).[1] He was drafted by the Houston Oilers in the second round of the 1994 NFL Draft.[2]

Personal life and death

Nunley was born to Jody and Edith Nunley in Tullahoma, Tennessee on September 19, 1971. Nunley was a national champion athlete at the University of Alabama and a professional football player in the National Football League. Nunley had two daughters, Karsyn and Raegan, who both attended the University of Alabama, with his wife, Marti Watson, who was a student-athlete on the 1991 National Championship Gymnastics team.

Nunley died suddenly of unknown causes at his home on February 5, 2018, at the age of 46.[3]


  1. ^ "Jeremy Nunley Stats". Retrieved May 26, 2023.
  2. ^ "1994 NFL Draft Listing". Retrieved March 31, 2023.
  3. ^ Evans, Erik (February 6, 2018). "Former defensive standout, Jeremy Nunley, passes away". Roll 'Bama Roll. Retrieved May 26, 2023.