49ers trade S Jones, cut Cartwright

Safety Colin Jones was traded to Carolina, while the 49ers also released veteran fullback Rock Cartwright, according to the Sacramento Bee. San Francisco will reportedly receive a seventh-round pick for Jones, who was one of the team's core special teams players last season.
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

AP Source: Panthers acquire S Jones from 49ers

A person familiar with the situation says Carolina has acquired safety Colin Jones from the San Francisco 49ers, a move the Panthers hope will upgrade their special teams coverage units. The Panthers gave up a future undisclosed draft pick to the 49ers, the person told The Associated Press Friday on condition of anonymity because the move has not yet been announced by the teams...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Colin Jones traded to Carolina Panthers

Aaron Wilson who covers the Baltimore Ravens for the Baltimore Sun is reporting that the 49ers have traded safety/special teams ace Colin Jones to the Panthers for a seventh round draft pick. Jones was a sixth round pick of the 49ers in the 2011. Jones did not see any playing time at the safety position, he was used primarily on special teams where he became one of the teams aces...
Via 49ersNews
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL-best kickoff team pumping up the volume

SANTA CLARA – Colin Jones is the first to admit that dancing is not his forte. Nor, said the 49ers safety, has he fully deciphered the lyrics of the song that plays at Candlestick Park each time the 49ers' kickoff team takes the field. Paul Kitagaki Jr. Blake Costanzo, one of the 49ers' leaders on special teams, hoists the ball after a fumble recovery...
Via Sacbee
January 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Colin Jones taking on a wide receiver role

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has a reputation for putting players in different positions, and that's exactly what he's doing with rookie Colin Jones. Drafted as a safety, Jones took a snap as a receiver against St. Louis in the season finale, and has exclusively gone into offensive meetings this week....
Via Niner Insider
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Football. Frogs in the NFL: Week 8

Safety Colin Jones and the San Francisco 49ers picked up their fifth-straight win in Week 8 to build on their first-place record in the NFC West.
Via Texas Christian Athletics
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss

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