2016 NFL Draft Profile: Cyrus Jones Possesses Upside At Corner, Punt Returner

Editor’s note: will profile intriguing prospects in the days leading up to the 2016 NFL Draft. Next up: Alabama cornerback Cyrus Jones. Cyrus Jones, cornerback, Alabama5-foot-10, 197 poundsProjected round: Third to fourth2015 stats: 37 tackles, two interceptions, seven passes defended, one fumble recovery, two forced fumbles; 42 punt returns, 530 yards, four touchdownsTesting...
April 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alabama Cornerback Cyrus Jones Shows Off Jaw-Dropping Athleticism With 30-Yard Hand Walk

Cyrus Jones is one of the top cornerback prospects in the 2016 NFL Draft. His impressive athleticism, sound technique and outstanding instincts could make him an impact player at the next level. In addition to being a key member of Alabama's vaunted defense for the past couple of seasons, Jones was also an electric punt returner. His game-sealing touchdown against Michigan State...
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March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama demolishes Michigan State in Cotton Bowl

That was ugly. The No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide destroyed the No. 3 Michigan State Spartans 38-0 on Thursday night in the Cotton Bowl. And as you can tell by the score, this one was never in doubt. The Crimson Tide did take a little bit of time to warm up offensively, but they were unstoppable once they did. With Alabama up 10-0 at the start of the second half, Calvin Ridley added...
December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Alabama’s Cyrus Jones Scores 57-Yard Punt Return Touchdown vs. Michigan State

Alabama might’ve just put the exclamation point on a Cotton Bowl victory against Michigan State.  Crimson Tide defensive back Cyrus Jones returned a punt 57 yards for a touchdown in awesome style.  The score puts Alabama up, 24-0, late in the third quarter.  Cyrus Jones is a savage #Alabama — Theo (@theogriffin_57) January 1, 2016 Alabama and...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Cyrus Jones makes clutch goalline interception in Cotton Bowl

The biggest play in the first half of the Cotton Bowl as probably this interception at the goalline by Alabama defender Cyrus Jones. His pick kept Michigan State out of the end zone and preserved Bama’s 10-0 first half lead…. Cyrus Jones with the goalline INT #rolltide #CottonBowl — The Student Section (@TheStudentSect) January 1, 2016 The post Watch...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Cyrus Jones And Mike Thomas Are Not Done Talking Smack To Each Other On Twitter

Ohio State wide receiver Mike Thomas called out Alabama’s strength of schedule earlier today, prompting a response from Crimson Tide defensive back Cyrus Jones. One might have expected the back-and-forth to end there, but, oh no, it hasn’t. Both players continued to go at it on Twitter. Thomas’ picture tweet from last year’s College Football Playoff semi-final has since...
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November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Alabama Defensive Back Cyrus Jones Intercept An Option Toss

Alabama defensive back Cyrus Jones is having quite a day against Charleston Southern.  Jones, a senior, has taken two punts back for touchdowns, helping the Crimson Tide get out to a 49-0 lead at Bryant-Denny Stadium.  He also just did this – intercepted a Charleston Southern option pitch.  Cyrus Jones is having a good game — Matt Zenitz (@mzenitz...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alabama's Cyrus Jones scores on punt return

No. 2 Alabama headed to No. 17 Mississippi State’s house coming off one of its biggest wins this season, having beaten LSU last week. The Crimson Tide brought out the same energy early on, scoring an amazing touchdown in the first five minutes of the game. The Tide's first touchdown was an impressive 69-yard punt return taken in by Cyrus Jones. .@AlabamaFTBL puts up a HUGE...
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November 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama CB Cyrus Jones charged with domestic violence

By Vincent Frank The off-field issues keep on coming for the University of Alabama football program. In the same offseason that has seen running back Tyren Jones dismissed from the football team for possession of marijuana and defensive tackle Jonathan Taylor also get the hook from the team for a situation surrounding domestic violence, comes this piece of news. According to...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Did Alabama WR Cyrus Jones Come Across A Great Prophetic Sign For The Crimson Tide?

It’s almost shocking to think that Alabama is on the outside looking in at a chance to appear in this year’s BCS National Championship Game. Widely considered the top team by most of the country all season, Alabama would need serious help to make the title game following a loss in the final second of the Iron Bowl at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Not having a chance to redeem itself in...
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

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