JARVIS JONES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Jarvis Jones motivated by Steelers not picking up his option

Jarvis Jones says that he is motivated by the Pittsburgh Steelers’ decision not to pick up his contract option for 2017. Jones was a first-round pick by the Steelers in 2013 and is set to earn nearly $1.6 million this season. His salary for 2017 would have gone up to $8.4 million if the team picked up his 2017 option, which they chose not to do. That has him looking to produce...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Is it too early to call Pittsburgh Steelers sophomore Jarvis Jones a bust?

If I’m being honest, I’ve never been a big Jarvis Jones fan. I thought in college he was a much better pass-rusher than run defender and was more of an opportunistic player than one who created plays for himself. He is slightly over-aged for the NFL, (Will already turn 25 in October) and has a neck issue that forced him off USC’s team. But the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Jones...
Via cover32 - Steelers
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers OLB Jarvis Jones Claims He’s Accomplished His Goal Of Getting Stronger

After only registering one sack during his rookie season, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jarvis Jones knew exactly what he needed to do during the offseason in order to change that moving forward into 2014. “Football is a game of inches so you want to be as big, as strong, and as fast as you can,” said […] Steelers OLB Jarvis Jones Claims He’s Accomplished His Goal Of Getting...
Via Steelers Depot
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Will Jarvis Jones excel this season?

For the second straight year, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a linebacker with their first pick of the NFL Draft. This season they opted to take Ryan Shazier, out of Ohio State. [Shazier a shocker- grading the Steelers' first-rounder] While Shazier will hog plenty of the spotlight this offseason, let’s swing the focus to last year’s first rounder, outside linebacker Jarvis Jones...
Via isportsweb.com
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarvis Jones Can Improve His Speed By Slowing Down The Game

Many observers, both fans and outsiders of the Pittsburgh Steelers, have raised questions about the speed—or the seeming lack of speed—of the team’s 2013 first-round draft pick, outside linebacker Jarvis Jones. After all, he turned in a 40-time at his Pro Day of nearly five seconds, which would be a suitable time for an offensive […] Jarvis Jones Can Improve His Speed By...
Via Steelers Depot
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarvis Jones Has Some Wood Chopping Ahead Him During The Offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones didn't terrorize opposing quarterbacks like many hoped that he would during his first season in the NFL, but he gained valuable playing time that will hopefully help him progress to the next level in 2014. Following what was arguably his best game of the season Sunday in the win over the Cleveland Browns, Jones said he knows what...
Via Steelers Depot
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers’ Fans Need To Be Patient With Jarvis Jones

Going into the 2013 NFL Draft, I wasn’t too high on Jarvis Jones and was hoping one of the top guards would drop the Steelers in Chance Warmack or Jonathan Cooper. I didn’t really have a good reason to be down on Jones and was going more just on a feeling I had about him. Once the Steelers did draft Jones however, I chose to trust the front office and hope that I was proven wrong...
Via SteelerAddicts
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jarvis Jones Knows He Must Get Bigger And Stronger

While Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones has shown some signs of development over the course of the season, but there's no denying that he's been pretty much invisible when it comes to rushing the passer. According to Pro Football Focus, Jones has registered one sack, two hits and 19 hurries in 242 pass rushing […] Jarvis Jones Knows He Must Get Bigger And Stronger...
Via Steelers Depot
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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