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WATCH: Oakland Raiders RB Taiwan Jones Makes New York Jets Defense Look Silly On 59-Yard Touchdown

Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones has not done much for the Raiders this season. Prior to Sunday's game against the Jets he had barely contributed 100 yards of total offense and no scores. It's not that he isn't capable. He just hasn't been called on to do much. So maybe--just maybe--the Jets defense was not ready for him.After he made them all look stupid after he caught...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Raiders' Taiwan Jones jukes multiple defenders on 59-yd TD

Last week, Amari Cooper took a screen pass and went 52 yards for the Oakland Raiders. This week it was Taiwan Jones that took a short pass and went all the way to the end zone for the Raiders…. Taiwan Jones put four defenders on skates for one of the prettiest 59-yard TD catch + runs you'll ever see #NYJvsOAK — NFL (@NFL) November 1, 2015
Via This Given Sunday
November 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Taiwan Jones makes Jets defenders look silly in taking screen pass to the house (video)

Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones shows flashes of brilliance as a change-of-pace option, and he destroyed the New York Jets’ defense during Sunday’s game in turning a screen pass into a 59-yard touchdown. Jones made multiple defenders look slow as they attempted to tackle him on the play, but failed miserably. He received the screen pass from Derek Carr in the backfield...
Via The Sports Daily
November 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Taiwan Jones eludes tacklers en route to 59-yard touchdown

The Oakland Raiders’ comeback is continuing today against the New York Jets, with the last score coming via a Derek Carr screen pass to running back Taiwan Jones. After receiving the pass, Jones eluded four Jets defenders before running up the sidelines for a touchdown. Check out the highlight below! Incroyable ce TD de Taiwan Jones, magnifique crossover !
Via Campus Sports Net
November 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: #1 player to watch during training camp

Reggie McKenzie has made many impressive moves this past offseason to improve his veteran leadership, experience and discipline. One move that flew under the radar in my opinion is the three-year extension of Taiwan Jones. Taiwan Jones is heading into is fourth preseason camp with Oakland, but this year things are much different for him. Taiwan Jones making the switch to the defensive...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: why to watch TJ Carrie

With the 219th pick in the draft, the Oakland Raiders selected cornerback Travis “T.J.” Carrie out of the University of Ohio. While 7th round picks are long shots to make the roster, Carrie has tremendous upside and could be in line to produce as a rookie. TJ Carrie Carrie has a long college injury resume, missing time in 2009 with a torn labrum and missing all of 2012 with a...
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: undrafted free agency recap

When the beginning of the 7th round rolls around in the draft, teams begin to call up rookies who haven’t been drafted yet and declare them priority free agents, players they want to sign to a deal after the last pick is made. Undrafted free agency has led to scores of productive players. John Randle and Warren Moon are Hall of Famers. Recent successes include Victor Cruz and Brandon...
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: What the Taiwan Jones extension means for them

Oakland Raiders: What the Taiwan Jones extension means for themOn February 24th, the Raiders signed cornerback Taiwan Jones to a three year contract extension worth $4.355 million. The former running back carved out a prominent role on special teams, using his blazing speed to cover kicks and punts. Jones did not play a single defensive snap in 2013, but did play 12 snaps of offense...
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders extend special teams stud Taiwan Jones

Special teams standout Taiwan Jones signed a three year $4.35 million dollar extension. Jones, a listed cornerback was drafted in the fourth round out of Eastern Washington In the 2011 NFL draft as a running back. Jones converted to corner back before last season in an effort to earn more playing time. With seasoned vets Darren McFadden and Rashard Jennings, second year man Jeramy...
Via cover32 - Raiders
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders Sign CB Taiwan Jones To A Three-Year Extension

The Raiders have signed @TaiwanJonesNFL to a contract extension: — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) February 24, 2014 Jones, 25, will receive a three-year extension that will keep him under team control through the 2017 season. Jones made the transition from running back to cornerback last season, so it will be interesting to see if...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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