On May 24, 2007, Jesse announced his retirement from Football and is pursuing a broadcasting career with FOX.
Jesse says that if a biography was ever written about him, he would want it to be called, "The Canadian Dream."
Jesse says his craziest ambition is to go skydiving.
Jesse's hobbies are watching boxing, weightlifting and listening to music.
Jesse is bilingual and can speak fluent French and English.
Jesse's nickname is Outlaw.
Jesse wears glasses.
Jesse's favorite NFL team while growing up was the Chicago Bears, his favorite NFL player was Walter Payton and his favorite movie is Big Trouble In Little China.
Jesse considers himself a perfectionist.
As of 2004, Jesse resides in Hoboken, New Jersey.
Jesse graduated from the University of Florida.
Jesse's parents are named Susan and Bill Palmer and his father was a former Canadian Football League star with the Ottawa Rough Riders.
In the 2001 NFL draft, Jesse was drafted in the 4th round (120th overall) by the New York Giants.
Jesse is 6' 2".
In 1996, Jesse was named 'Canadian Player of the Year.'
Jesse attended St. Pius X High School in Ottawa, Ontario.
Jesse was cut by the New York Giants (September 2005).