His nickname belied his calling. David ''Deacon'' Jones was the most feared member of the Fearsome Foursome, the original sackmaster.
Reggie White, Bruce Smith, Lawrence Taylor - they all followed the lead set by Jones, who died Monday at 74.
''Deacon Jones was one of the greatest players in NFL history. Off the field, he was a true giant,'' said...
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June 04, 2013
Cornerback David Jones was signed by the Redskins, who waived/injured Crezdon Butler. Washington also signed defensive lineman Chigbo Anunoby to the practice squad and released defensive lineman Delvin Johnson. Jones signed with the Redskins on July 24, but was released Aug. 31 after totaling eight tackles and three passes defensed during the preseason. Butler suffered a hamstring...
After an impressive mini-camp for the Washington Redskins, undrafted cornerback Chase Minnifield looked like he may live up to his pre-draft expectations before a knee injury knocked him down most team’s draft boards. Unfortunately, Minnifield was waived on Tuesdayas it appears his knee is not fully recovered.
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Minnifield, 23, is the son...
Owner: Shad Khan
Stadium: Everbank Field
2011 record: 5-11
Last playoff appearance: 2007, 11-5 W31-29 PIT, L31-20 NE
General Manager: Gene Smith (2009-current)
Head Coach: Mike Mularkey (2012-current)
Offensive Coordinator: Bob Bratkowski
Defensive Coordinator: Mel Tucker
Defensive alignment: 4-3
2011 NFL Rankings:
OFF: 15.2 PTS (29th...
The Jaguars have re-signed 26-year old cornerback David Jones. Jones played in all 16 games for the Jaguars last year and he had 33 tackles, 1 interception, 3 passes defensed and 1 forced fumble. He has now played in 49 games in his first four years in the NFL and he has 89 tackles, 1 interception, 10 passes defensed, 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery. The Jaguars are likely...