Originally posted on Ravens Football Machine  |  Last updated 5/9/12
Jacoby Jones helped out the Ravens in the playoffs last season...as a punt returner for the Texans. Wonder if the Ravens are messing with destiny by signing him for 2012 as a wide receiver and return specialist for a 2-year deal worth a reported $7 million ?...Sorry, that's a cynical way to put it. At age 28, Jacoby Jones represents a good value acquisition by the Ravens. He's certainly more valuable than Lee Evans at wideout, can also play the slot, and can still tack on major yardage after the catch. Plus, when he's not messing up a punt, he's pretty darn good at returning it.Jacoby Jones, WR/PR/KR, 6-3, 212, Lane College, 3rd Round, 2007 NFL Draft (pick#73)...Compound measurables include 4.5 in the'40, vertical leap 34", broad jump 129"...After visiting Carolina and Baltimore, former Texans wide receiver Jacoby Jones chose the Ravens. Jones, 28, was placed on waivers  by the Texans last season. Signing with the Ravens to become their third receiver behind Anquan Boldin and Torrey...
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