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Donnie Jones

Donnie Jones - #8 - P

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 221 lbs.
Birthday 07/05/1980
Birthplace Baton Rouge, LA
College LSU
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 7th round, 23rd pick by Seahawks

Eagles go three straight on 'D'

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 11:17 p.m. ET
The Eagles came into Friday’s portion of the draft with options, and they left it with more depth on what looks like a monster front seven.

Eagles' Patterson still in the picture

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 9:09 p.m. ET
Eagles DT Mike Patterson still should be a big contributor despite the team drafting DT Fletcher Cox in Round One.

Eagles rightfully pounce on DT Cox

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 10:20 p.m. ET
The Eagles had problems maintaining leads and stopping the run, and Fletcher Cox helps solve both of these issues.

Falcons acquire CB Samuel for seventh-round pick

Posted April 25, 2012 @ 4:54 p.m. ET
Philadelphia has traded veteran CB Asante Samuel to the Falcons for a seventh-round pick. Samuel has agreed to a restructured contract.

Dawkins announces retirement

Posted April 23, 2012 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
Brian Dawkins, one of the most feared defensive players in football over the past 16 seasons, announced on Monday he has retired.

Report: Several teams contact Browns about No. 4 pick

Posted April 14, 2012 @ 2:58 a.m. ET
Several teams have contacted the Browns about their fourth overall pick in the draft, The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reported Friday night.

Eagles re-sign DT Landri

Posted April 09, 2012 @ 9:38 a.m. ET
The Eagles have agreed to terms with DT Derek Landri on a one-year deal. Financial terms were not announced.

Eagles' Asomugha, Avant see greener pastures ahead

Posted April 08, 2012 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
Eagles teammates Nnamdi Asomugha and Jason Avant took time out from a service project to talk about their excitement for next season.

Philadelphia Eagles

Posted April 05, 2012 @ 12:47 p.m. ET
Here are the Philadelphia Eagles top three needs going into the draft, subject to any free-agent signings it may make before then.

Eagles sign former Bills OLT Bell

Posted April 04, 2012 @ 11:31 a.m. ET
The Eagles found a potential replacement for OLT Jason Peters, signing Demetress Bell to a five-year deal.

NFC East draft needs

Posted April 04, 2012 @ 9:55 a.m. ET
With the Redskins set to draft QB Robert Griffin III, Eric Edholm identifies the top three draft needs for all four teams in the NFC East.

Connecting the draft dots

Posted April 03, 2012 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush offers a creative, draft-related perspective on five of the biggest NFL moves so far this offseason.

Samuel willing to re-do deal to help trade

Posted March 31, 2012 @ 8:34 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Asante Samuel reportedly has taken a key step to help him leave Philadelphia's crowded CB corps.

Eagles OLT Peters ruptures Achilles tendon

Posted March 30, 2012 @ 12:46 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced Friday that OLT Jason Peters ruptured the Achilles tendon in his right leg.

Eagles re-sign OT Dunlap

Posted March 30, 2012 @ 9:55 a.m. ET
The Eagles announced Friday that they have agreed to terms with OT King Dunlap on a one-year contract.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted April 18, 2007
The Dolphins have decided not to match the offer sheet Jones signed with the Rams last week, instead choosing to accept another draft pick as compensation.||||||| Jones will take over the punting duties from Matt Turk, who is a free agent. Jones, however, doesn't seem to be an upgrade. His net average per punt last season with Miami was 35.7, while Turk's was 38.3.
Posted Sept. 10, 2005
The Dolphins elevated Jones from its practice squad on saturday and placed veteran punter Matt Turk on injured reserve. Jones, who played for Nick Saban at LSU, averaged 45.2 yards per punt this preseason. He played in six games with Seattle last year but was waived in late November after averaging just 38 yards per punt.|||||||

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