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Dynasty Fantasy Football – Mr. Irrelevants?

When you’re staring down the barrel of a 25-round dynasty startup draft – in its last round – and are left with a who’s who of dynasty prospects, the entire board seems ‘meh’ningless.  You’re temptations lure you into selecting a longtime journeyman or players who haven’t made good on their supposed upside. These underachievers are ill-equipped to make any significant...
Via The Fake Football
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets practice squad receiver has a tragic story

After a tragic two years, former Carolina Tarheels receiver Dwight Jones signed with the New York Jets to become a member of their practice squad (Credit: John O’Boyle/The Star-Ledger) During his career at the University of North Carolina, receiver Dwight Jones had 2,163 receiving yards, 152 receptions and 16 touchdowns. At 6 foot 4, it seemed like some NFL team would want to draft...
Via Down and Distance
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Undrafted free agent Dwight Jones declares himself the next Andre Johnson

    As a junior Dwight Jones was an honorable mention All-ACC selection after leading the North Carolina Tar Heels with 62 catches for 946 yards. His 233 yards against Florida State in 2010 is the second most in school history. In 2011 Jones topped his numbers from the previous season by leading the conference [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

NCAA Hate is Getting Old

Here we go again.  With the release of the NCAA’s sanctions on Ohio State, and locally with the news of Dwight Jones’ ineligibility for UNC’s upcoming bowl game, it’s open season once again to take shots at the NCAA for hypocrisy and corruption.  Excuse me if I don’t join in with the angry mob. The two biggest issues being brought up against the supreme governing body...
Via SCACC Hoops
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

UNC's Star Wide Receiver Wants To Violate A Bunch Of NCAA Rules For His Birthday

Dwight Jones is North Carolina's leading receiver this season, heading into the Tar Heels' Independence Bowl matchup with Missouri with more than 1,100 yards and 11 touchdown receptions on the season. The senior is projected to be a second- or third-rounder in the upcoming NFL draft. Thus, it's understandable that the young man wants...
Via Deadspin
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Jones, Brown Named MVPs at Team Banquet

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina wide receiver Dwight Jones and linebacker Zach Brown were named the Tar Heels' Most Valuable Players at the 2011 senior football banquet Sunday evening.
Via northcarolina.scout.com
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Football. Dwight Jones, Zach Brown Named Team MVPs at UNC Team Banquet

University of North Carolina wide receiver Dwight Jones and linebacker Zach Brown were named the Tar Heels' Most Valuable Players at the 2011 senior football banquet Sunday evening.
Via tarheelblue.com
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

North Carolina 37, Duke 21

Dwight Jones had three touchdown catches while redshirt freshman Giovani Bernard ran for a season-high 165 yards and a score to help North Carolina beat Duke 37-21 on Saturday. Jones finished with 10 catches for 101 yards to set a school single-season record for receptions, while Bernard had a season-high 30 carries and finished with 222 total yards to lead the Tar Heels (7-5, 3...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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