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Browns place Scott Solomon on IR, claim DB Don Jones

The Cleveland Browns announced they have have placed linebacker Scott Solomon on injured reserve and claimed defensive back Don Jones via waivers from the New Orleans Saints. After sustaining an ankle injury in the season opener in New York, Solomon was expected to only miss four-to-six weeks, but he will now have to sit out the remainder of the season because of a knee injury that...
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October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Don Jones: Bill Belichick Prepares Intricate Quizzes For Patriots On Wednesdays

Don Jones didn’t take a single defensive snap during his nine games with the New England Patriots, but he still had to know exhaustive details about his upcoming opponent. The Patriots claimed Jones off the Miami Dolphins’ waivers on Sept. 1. The Dolphins returned the favor by claiming the special-teams ace on Nov. 28 after he was waived by the Patriots on Thanksgiving. Jones...
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Don Jones Claimed Off Waivers By Dolphins After Being Cut By Patriots

Special-teams ace Don Jones won’t be returning to the New England Patriots. Jones, who was released by the Patriots on Thanksgiving, was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins. Jones had six tackles for the Patriots in nine games this season. He originally was added to the Patriots’ roster after they claimed him off waivers from the Dolphins in September. Jones originally...
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Unexpectedly Release Special Teamer Don Jones On Thanksgiving

Don Jones lost his jersey number a week ago, and now the special-teams ace has lost his spot on the New England Patriots’ roster. Jones was unexpectedly waived on Thanksgiving, and the Patriots didn’t make a corresponding roster move, leaving them with 52 players. Jones suited up and played special teams against the Detroit Lions last Sunday. He was a healthy scratch in Week...
November 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins in Danger of Another Major Controversy After Firing Long Time Scout

The Miami Dolphins are having a hard time staying away from controversies lately. The bullying scandal is still lingering. The world seems to have moved on from the Don Jones/ Michael Sam Twitter mess. This time at least it doesn't involve one of the players.But it does involve a man trying to care for his wife.@pbpostNate Sullivan had worked for the Dolphins as a scout for 17 years...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins reinstate Don Jones after Michael Sam tweets

The May 11th suspension the Miami Dolphins slapped on Safety Don Jones was short-lived, as the Dolphins just reinstated him to the team. Jones was suspended after allegedly Twitter-bashing Michael Sam, the first openly gay NFL player, following Sam’s celebratory kiss when he was drafted by the St. Louis Rams. Report: Dolphins reinstate Don Jones after bashing Michael Sam http:...
Via Sportsnaut
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Safety Don Jones Apologizes for Anti-Michael Sam Tweets; Punished by Dolphins

Every has their own opinions and are entitled to them, but you would think that with all the attention that has been given to Michael Sam--the first openly gay player attempting to enter the NFL--that guys would know better than to say anything negative.No matter what it would not end well for them--just ask Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones. Shortly after Sam was drafted Saturday...
Via FatManWriting
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins punish Don Jones for Twitter comments about Michael Sam

The Miami Dolphins cannot catch a break when it comes to its players tweeting controversial comments. Safety Don Jones has been fined an undisclosed amount and excused from team activities after reacting to video of St. Louis Rams draftee Michael Sam via social media, the team announced Sunday night. "I want to apologize to Michael Sam for the inappropriate comments that I made...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins’ Don Jones Doesn’t Get It

Former seventh-round pick and current Miami Dolphins safety Don Jones was one of those individuals that didn’t take too kindly to Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend live from his draft party after being selected late in the 2014 NFL draft on Saturday evening.  In tweets that have since been deleted, Jones showed disgust towards Sam. “OMG” and “horrible,” to be precise....
Via Sportsnaut
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins safety seemingly criticizes Michael Sam pick

The reception after Michael Sam was drafted by the St. Louis Rams on Saturday was pretty welcoming, but one NFL player did not approve and let people know over Twitter. Miami Dolphins safety/special teamer Don Jones tweeted “OMG” after Sam was drafted. When someone asked if Jones’ “OMG” tweet was about Sam, he responded that […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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