GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Based on one play in the NFL, Green Bay Packers rookie first-round pick Datone Jones has had very mixed results.
On the positive side, Jones impressed fellow defensive lineman B.J. Raji with his quick pass-rush move. On the negative side, Jones suffered an ankle injury on the play and was forced to make a very early exit in his NFL preseason debut.
When coach Mike McCarthy did not provide any further medical updates on Jones 18 hours after the game, some Packers fans worried that it was more serious than initially thought. However, despite Jones not practicing with the team Monday, it doesn't seem to be an injury that will keep him out an extended period of time.
"Datone Jones, he'll miss a couple of days this week," McCarthy said.
Jones was about to blow by Arizona Cardinals rookie left guard Jonathan Cooper, but he was tripped up and hurt on the play.
"We all talked about how great of a move he had on the guy," Raji said. "It was rookie on rookie, first-rou...