Found May 09, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Chad Jones
TEAMS: New York Giants
According to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News, former Giants safety Chad Jones has ended his NFL comeback and will pursue a career in baseball. Jones was a former third round pick of the Giants who had a very impressive baseball career as a pitcher at LSU.  He helped the Tigers win the 2009 College World Series. Jones’ football career was derailed when he crashed his SUV into a light pole in New Orleans and almost lost his leg.  He attempted a remarkable comeback, but was released by the Giants in May of 2012.  He was able to run a 4.84 forty-yard dash during his rehab. Jones played baseball at LSU too, hitting .343 with a home run and six RBI in 18 games as a junior. He also pitched in nine games, allowing four hits and striking out seven in 6 2/3 innings while posting a 2.70 ERA. His finest moment on the mound came in the championship game of the College World Series in 2009, when he threw 1 2/3 perfect innings against Texas. Jones – who was drafted by the Milwaukee Brew...

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