Jon Najarian Bio



Jon Najarian is a co-founder of, options trader, and options media darling.

Like his younger brother Pete, Jon also played college football. He was cut after the final preseason game as the Bears decided to go with linebacker Mike Singletary back in 1981.

Chicago Bear great Walter Payton known as Sweetness gave Jon the nickname of Elvis. It was probably the hair. Jon Najarian Head Shot




He went to the options trading floor using money from his free agent contract.  All traders wear badges and Jon chose the three letter name DRJ. The badge was a tribute to his father a well known transplant surgeon.

He and his brother Pete Najarian contribute to articles found at Where they provide insight into the options world.

I have had the pleasure of meeting the Najarian brothers and feel they are both great guys. They are humble, approachable, and respectful.

Doctor J lives and breathes options.  He is very eager to share his expertise on this subject to the millions that listen to him every day. The link below is a day in the life.

A Day In The Life of Doctor J  UPDATED


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