Jones is active for the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game against the Baltimore Ravens.|||||||
He missed most of the Patriots' 41-28 playoff win over Houston last week. Jones, who had six sacks this season, injured his ankle.
Jones is back for the Pats.|||||||
Jones, a rookie stud, is a noted pass rusher.
After practicing in a limited capacity all week, starting left guard Logan Mankins and Jones are both listed as questionable for Monday night's much-hyped matchup against the first-place Houston Texans (11-1), a game with major playoff ramifications for both teams.|||||||
Jones, the 21st overall selection in the draft and considered by many to still be a top candidate for Defensive Rookie of the Year honors with six sacks, skipped the last two games with an ankle injury suffered during the first quarter of the Patriots (9-3) win over Indianapolis on Nov. 18. His status, he said, rests in the hands of coach Bill Belichick.