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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

Jets tab Mornhinweg as offensive coordinator

Posted Jan. 18, 2013 @ 5:21 p.m. ET
Former Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg was hired Friday as the Jets’ offensive coordinator on Friday.

Eagles' QB options: Vick, Foles or other

Posted Jan. 18, 2013 @ 5:16 p.m. ET
New Eagles head coach Chip Kelly wasn't saying who his starting QB would be, but there are a few clues to consider.

Kelly hire smacks of grand success or colossal failure

Posted Jan. 16, 2013 @ 2:46 p.m. ET
The Eagles' hiring of Chip Kelly either will be a tremendous hit or a massive fail. But we can't wait to find out.

Eagles hire Chip Kelly as head coach

Posted Jan. 16, 2013 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
Chip Kelly has changed his mind and was named the new head coach of the Eagles on Wednesday.

Eagles sign OT Barbre

Posted Jan. 15, 2013 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The Eagles signed veteran OT Allen Barbre, the team announced Tuesday.

Brian Kelly staying at Notre Dame

Posted Jan. 12, 2013 @ 6:16 p.m. ET
Brian Kelly decided Saturday to stay at Notre Dame after interviewing this past week with the Eagles.

Chiefs hire Sutton, Pederson, nine assistants

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
The Chiefs announced several coaching hires on Friday to join Andy Reid’s staff for 2013, including their new coordinators.

Gruden confirms interviews, but plans to stay with Bengals

Posted Jan. 08, 2013 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden confirmed he will interview for head-coaching jobs but intends to stay in Cincinnati.

Eagles to interview Lovie Smith

Posted Jan. 08, 2013 @ 3:02 p.m. ET
The Eagles confirmed they will interview former Bears coach Lovie Smith on Thursday for their vacant head-coaching position.

Report: Kelly returning to Oregon

Posted Jan. 06, 2013 @ 11:06 p.m. ET
For the second year in a row, Chip Kelly flirted with becoming an NFL head coach, but is returning to Oregon.

Eagles granted permission to interview Bradley, Arians

Posted Jan. 04, 2013 @ 5:03 p.m. ET
The Eagles were granted permission to interview Seahawks defensive coordinator Gus Bradley and Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.

Reid, Chiefs were made for each other

Posted Jan. 04, 2013 @ 12:37 p.m. ET
Andy Reid couldn't have landed in a more apppropriate spot. Both he and the Chiefs know heartache and disappointment intimately.

Report: Kelly to interview with Browns, Eagles, Bills

Posted Jan. 02, 2013 @ 6:58 p.m. ET
Oregon head coach Chip Kelly has interviews set up with the Browns, Eagles and Bills, according to Mike Garafolo of USA Today.

Eagles sign DE Brown, CB Lindley

Posted Jan. 02, 2013 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
The Eagles signed DE Everette Brown and CB Trevard Lindley each to a two-year contract, the team announced Wednesday.

Rumors grow tying Reid to Arizona

Posted Jan. 01, 2013 @ 6:05 p.m. ET
Multiple reports from around the league on Tuesday are tying ex-Eagles head coach Andy Reid to the Cardinals' job opening.

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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