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John Jones

LB

Height
6' 2"
CLASS
SO
Hometown
Sarasota
Weight
225 lbs.
Experience
1L
School
Booker
John Jones

CAREER: Has appeared in 20 games as a Gator...2008: Dressed for 13 games on the season and saw action in all but two of those games as a member of the kickoff unit and as a reserve linebacker...Collected 18 tackles on the season, including 13 solo tackles...Recorded a career-high seven tackles against The Citadel, mostly playing linebacker...Had four solo tackles against South Carolina playing special teams and linebacker...Broke up a pass and had three tackles in the win over Tennessee...2007: Played in nine games as a member of the kickoff squad...Did not see game action versus Western Kentucky, Troy, Tennessee and Georgia...Collected 10 total tackles (four solo)... Made a career-high six tackles (two solo), including a tackle for a loss, versus Florida Atlantic...Registered two tackles (one solo) on kickoff squad in his Gator and collegiate debut...PREP: A two-way player who was rated eighth among middle linebackers according to Scout.com…Played as a combination linebacker/end and a wide receiver for Booker…Was chosen as a member of the second-team all-state defense in Florida…On defense, recorded 70 tackles, 23 sacks and five fumble recoveries in his junior year…During that season, he had 33 receptions for 484 yards and scored six touchdowns…Rated 26th among outside linebackers according to Rivals.com…High school coach was Fred Gilmore...PERSONAL: Born Aug. 13, 1989...Parents are Marylin and John Jones, Sr.…MAJOR: Social and Behavioral Sciences

 

CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

Year    UT-AT  TT        TBL      QBS     FF        FR        PD       INT

2007    4-6       10        1          0          0          0          0          0

2008    13-5     18        0          0          0          0          1          0

Totals  17-11  28        1          0          0          0          1          0

 

JONES’ CAREER HIGHS

Tackles: 7 (The Citadel, 2008)

QB Sacks: None

Forced Fumbles: None

Interceptions: None

 

 

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