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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

Shorts and Shells: Preseason Week Three wrapup

Posted Aug. 29, 2011 @ 11:49 a.m. ET
Rookies around the NFL, such as Broncos OLB Von Miller, are getting their chances to impress; a bad call goes in Michael Vick's favor and more.

Eagles make wholesale OL changes

Posted Aug. 28, 2011 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
Todd Herremans is the new right tackle, which appears to indicate that the Eagles will start two rookies on the offensive line.

Report: Eagles OT Harris has herniated disc

Posted Aug. 26, 2011 @ 3:21 p.m. ET
Eagles OT Ryan Harris needs surgery on a herniated disc in his back, according to CSNPhilly.com.

Eagles rebound from poor effort, beat Browns

Posted Aug. 25, 2011 @ 11:21 p.m. ET
Michael Vick led three scoring drives, the first-team defense pitched a shutout and the Eagles beat the Cleveland Browns 24-14 on a rain-soaked Thursday night.

Eagles might not stick with Matthews

Posted Aug. 21, 2011 @ 12:33 a.m. ET
Eagles rookie MLB Casey Matthews must show more in his upcoming games than he did in the loss to the Steelers.

Eagles re-sign OG Wells

Posted Aug. 20, 2011 @ 12:05 p.m. ET
The Eagles re-signed OG Reggie Wells on Saturday. To make room, they released undrafted rookies WR Brandon Caleb and DT Charles Noonan.

Maclin to rejoin talented, crowded Eagles' receiving corps

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 8:57 p.m. ET
Are there enough footballs to go around in a talented Eagles receiving corps? William Del Pilar examines.

Goodell must be careful with overstepping

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 1:14 a.m. ET
You must never doubt commissioner Roger Goodell's conviction, but you can question his judgment in light of the Terrelle Pryor and Michael Vick stories.

Roethlisberger sharp as Steelers rout Eagles 24-14

Posted Aug. 19, 2011 @ 1:13 a.m. ET
Ben Roethlisberger threw for a pair of TDs and Pittsburgh's defense put an exclamation point to Michael Vick's miserable day in a 24-14 Steelers win.

Report: Maclin cleared to play

Posted Aug. 17, 2011 @ 5:40 p.m. ET
Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin will return to practice after doctors heave cleared him to play, according to a report by Jay Glazer of FOX Sports.

Hall of Fame receiver Pihos dies

Posted Aug. 16, 2011 @ 10:15 a.m. ET
Pete Pihos, an Eagles receiver from 1947-55 and member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, passed away in Winston-Salem, N.C. on Tuesday morning.

NFC East training-camp reports

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 8:44 p.m. ET
The QB battle in Washington between John Beck and Rex Grossman continues to be a juicy story line, as PFW analyzes the key happenings in NFC East camps.

Eagles place rehabbing WR Smith on PUP list

Posted Aug. 13, 2011 @ 10:14 p.m. ET
Three days after signing him to a one-year free-agent contract loaded with incentives, the Eagles placed WR Steve Smith on the PUP list Saturday.

Genuine concern for Eagles WR Maclin

Posted Aug. 12, 2011 @ 2:02 p.m. ET
Sources with the Eagles have expressed concern regarding the health of WR Jeremy Maclin, who remains sidelined with an undisclosed ailment.

Vick, new-look Eagles beat Ravens

Posted Aug. 11, 2011 @ 11:44 p.m. ET
Michael Vick threw for 74 yards and a touchdown pass in his only series and the new-look Eagles beat the Ravens 13-6 Thursday night.

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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