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Report: Chandler Jones, Cards agree to five-year deal

The Arizona Cardinals used the franchise tag on Chandler Jones earlier this offseason, but it sounds as though the star linebacker will not be playing under it in 2017.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Cardinals and Jones have come to terms on a five-year contract extension. For what it’s worth, ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported that the deal is not yet completed. At the very...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 08, 2017  |  Discuss

Cardinals use franchise tag on Chandler Jones

Following up on a pledge from earlier this month, the Arizona Cardinals have used the franchise tag to lock up pass rusher Chandler Jones. Cardinals president Michael Bidwill said recently that the team would use the franchise tag to keep Jones from hitting the open market (more on that here).This move pays Jones roughly $14.75 million guaranteed this year if the two parties do not...
Via Sportsnaut
February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Teammates: ‘No doubt’ Chandler Jones can get 20 sacks in 2016

Only 11 times has an NFL player finished a single season with 20 or more sacks, but the Arizona Cardinals believe new outside linebacker Chandler Jones can make it 12 in 2016. According to cornerback Patrick Peterson and defensive back Tyrann Mathieu, 20 sacks is an achievable goal for Jones this season. “There’s no doubt about it,” Peterson said, via Bob McManaman of the...
Via The Sports Daily
August 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Chandler Jones not shocked to be traded by Patriots

Former New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones had a feeling he was going to be traded this offseason. “There were a lot of rumors out,” Jones told Sirius XM NFL radio on Wednesday. “I try to stay away from the media, but I heard rumors. Like I said, it wasn’t as shocking when I found out I was traded, but there were definitely rumors.” Jones, 26, was traded...
Via The Sports Daily
June 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Cardinals confident in re-signing Chandler Jones

The Arizona Cardinals aren’t worried about newly acquired pass-rusher Chandler Jones—who was dealt to Arizona from New England during the second week of free agency—becoming a one-year rental. “When he hits free agency, we’ll have the dollars to make sure he stays,” head coach Bruce Arians said, via the team’s official site. Jones, 26, is entering the final year of...
Via The Sports Daily
March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

How the Chandler Jones trade shakes up the entire NFL

The Arizona Cardinals and New England Patriots were among the best teams in the NFL last season. Each competed in their conference’s title game, only to come up short. Both teams took another step in terms of possibly contending for a title next season. New England traded Chandler Jones to Arizona in exchange for offensive lineman Jonathan Cooper and a second-round pick in April’s...
Via Sportsnaut
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Chandler Jones was using synthetic marijuana

Chandler Jones was using synthetic marijuana before he went to the Foxboro Police Station on Sunday and was transported to a local hospital, according to a report. Chris Gasper of the Boston Globe reported on Wednesday that Jones did not overdose but instead had a “bad reaction” to a substance he had taken. Gasper later added that a source confirmed Jones used synthetic marijuana...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Foxboro Police Chief covering for Chandler Jones overdose?

In one of the most bizarre incidents of the 2015 NFL season, New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones reportedly walked to a police station on Sunday morning and was taken to the hospital after allegedly overdosing on drugs. Are we going to find out more? On Tuesday evening, released audio recordings from the Foxboro Police and Fire Dispatch that described Jones...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Chandler Jones overdosed on pills, was rushed to hospital

Chandler Jones was rushed to the hospital on Sunday morning after showing up at the Foxboro Police Department with a medical emergency, according to a report. The Boston Herald reported the news about the New England Patriots defensive end. They say dispatch records show Jones arrived at the police station at 7:42 a.m. with a medical emergency and was taken to the hospital shortly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Pats could void Chandler Jones' contract if he fights in MMA

By Jason Rowan New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones (above, left) previously stated that not only would he like to take on his brother Jon “Bones” Jones (above, right) on his sibling’s turf — the MMA — but that he could also beat his older brother. While the Patriots have indicated the team would not prevent Jones from engaging in a throwdown against his...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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