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Lions' Jason Jones fueled by last year's disappointment

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The homecoming celebration was cut short last season for Jason Jones. Jones and all his friends and family were elated when he signed a free-agent deal with the Detroit Lions a year ago. He had grown up a Lions fan in Southfield, Mich., and went to Eastern Michigan before playing his first five years in the NFL with Tennessee and Seattle. Jones, 28, was so grateful...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jason Jones suffers season-ending knee injury

Detroit Lions defensive end Jason Jones suffered a season-ending knee injury in the first half of Sundays 27-20 victory at Washington. Jones, who grew up in Southfield, Mich., and played in college at Eastern Michigan, was signed to a three-year, 9.5 million free-agent deal during the off-season as part of the makeover on the Lions defense. The Lions announced after the game that...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions DT Jones out for year with left knee injury

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Jason Jones is out for the year with a left knee injury. Jones ruptured his left patella tendon in the second quarter of the Lions' 27-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. Jones was carted off after a pass play with 5:55 remaining in the first half. Jones signed with the Lions as a free agent in March. The 2008 second-round draft pick...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Free Agency: Browns expressing interest in DE Jason Jones

Free agent defensive end/outisde linebacker Jason Jones is reportedly drawing interest from the Cleveland Browns. alongside the New York Giants, Detroit Lions, Kansas City Chiefs. I’m hearing DE Jason Jones has drawn interest from several teams, including NYG, DET, CLE and KC. — Daniel Jeremiah (@MoveTheSticks) March 11, 2013 These four teams run a variety of defenses...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Potential 2013 Seattle Seahawks roster changes

The 2012 season is over for the Seattle Seahawks, and now we look onto the potential 2013 Seattle Seahawks roster changes. The Seahawks will potentially let 12 players fly away this offseason. We start unfortunately will the defensive line. Alan Branch and Jason Jones are unrestricted free agents in 2013. Jones is a player the Seahawks can live with departing, but Branch is another...
Via The Penalty Flag
January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks Place DL Jason Jones On Season-Ending I.R.

The Seattle Seahawks placed DL Jason Jones on season-ending injured reserve Thursday because of a knee injury that he’s dealing with this season. Seattle signed Hebron Fangupo off of their practice squad to place Jones on their active roster. Pete Carroll mentioned that Jones’ knee flared up him following last weekend’s win over the Buffalo Bills. He finishes the 2012 season...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Re-Signing DT Jason Jones A Top Priority For The Seahawks?

According to Pro Football weekly, the Seattle Seahawks will prioritize re-signing DT Jason Jones at the end of the season. Jones will become an unrestricted free agent during the offseason and the team thinks very highly of him. Jones signed a very reasonable contract with Seattle, but there will most likely be plenty of interest in the interior defensive lineman. We have him...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks will likely re-sign Jason Jones

Even though defensive end Jason Jones hasn’t had a good season, it sounds like the Seattle Seahawks will re-sign him at the end of the season. Of the Seahawks players due to become unrestricted free agents at the end of the season, team sources tell us the most likely to be re-signed would probably be DE Jason Jones. “He’s missed some time, and his numbers aren’t great,...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

DT Jones doubtful to play

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Jason Jones is doubtful to play against the Detroit Lions on Sunday with an ankle injury. Jones has been unable to practice all week after suffering the injury against the San Francisco 49ers last Thursday night. Jones has 2 1/2 sacks on the season primarily as a situational pass rusher. If he's unable to play, rookie Greg Scruggs will pick...
Via Fox Sports
October 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Seattle agrees to deal with DT Jason Jones

The Seattle Seahawks have added needed depth on the defensive line by agreeing to terms with free agent defensive tackle Jason Jones. The team confirmed the agreement Saturday. Terms of the deal were not announced, but Jones' agent, Mike McCartney, said on Twitter the deal is for one-year. Jones has spent his first four seasons with the Tennessee Titans where he had 15 1/2...
Via AP on Fox
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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