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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

League reacts to lockout's end

Posted July 25, 2011 @ 3:56 p.m. ET
Owners, coaches and executives from around the league reacted Monday to the news that the lockout was over and that the 2011 season is about to begin.

'It's possible' Eagles will pursue Favre

Posted July 24, 2011 @ 11:34 a.m. ET
A radio report in Philadelphia said that the Eagle may try to sign Brett Favre if they are able to trade Kevin Kolb once the lockout ends. 

Reports: Eagles DE Graham underwent microfracture surgery

Posted July 13, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Reports surfaced Wednesday that Eagles DE Brandon Graham had microfracture surgery on his right knee this offseason.

Former Eagle Goldston dies at age 82

Posted July 12, 2011 @ 2:03 p.m. ET
One of the first African-American players in Eagles history, Ralph Goldston, passed away last Saturday at age 82.

Eagles WR Jackson apologizes for using gay slur

Posted July 09, 2011 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
Eagles WR DeSean Jackson apologized Saturday for using a gay slur on Sirius XM radio.

Nike re-signs Vick to endorsement deal

Posted July 01, 2011 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
Nike has re-signed Eagles QB Michael Vick, CNBC's Darren Rovell reported Friday. Vick's endorsement deal had ended in 2007.

Eagles won't wait to strike in free agency

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, the Eagles have been gearing up not only for the expected financial crunch of free agency but also the odd timing of it.

McNabb works out with Eagles

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 3:26 p.m. ET
QB Donovan McNabb worked out with his former Eagles teammates on Wednesday, according to CSNPhilly.com.

NFC East best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 21, 2011 @ 9:19 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the NFC East who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Sean Lee, Jason Pierre-Paul, Trent Williams and Antonio Dixon.  

Eagles LB Jordan arrested in Virginia

Posted June 20, 2011 @ 5:41 p.m. ET
Eagles LB Akeem Jordan was arrested in Harrisonburg, Va. on Sunday and charged with misdemeanor assault and battery.

Former Chargers DE Grossman named 2011 NFL Teacher of the Year

Posted June 15, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
Former Chargers and Eagles DE Burt Grossman has been named the 2011 NFL Teacher of the Year. Grossman is a teacher at Hoover High School in San Diego, Calif.

Ex-Giants WR Burress released from jail

Posted June 06, 2011 @ 7:51 a.m. ET
After serving 20 months of a two-year sentence stemming from a gun incident at a Manhattan nightclub in late November of 2008, Plaxico Burress is being released from prison Monday.

Burress to Eagles? Perhaps not best fit

Posted June 04, 2011 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
The chatter about Michael Vick and Plaxico Burress being rehabilitated teammates in Philadelphia is a story with legs recently. We're just not sure if this one holds water.

Jacobs: 'No way' Burress joins Giants

Posted June 02, 2011 @ 7:49 p.m. ET
Giants RB Brandon Jacobs told ESPNNewYork.com that his friend, WR Plaxico Burress, will not be joining his old team next season.

Lockout limbo: Eagles report

Posted June 01, 2011 @ 9:36 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in a state of limbo thanks to the lingering lockout, we offer our take on where the Eagles stand.

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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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