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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

Vick 'feels great' after Eagles practice

Posted Nov. 01, 2010 @ 2 p.m. ET
Eagles QB Michael Vick completed his first full practice since suffering a rib cartilage injury in Week Four and says he "feels great."

Dissecting the benching of Donovan McNabb

Posted Nov. 01, 2010 @ 4:01 a.m. ET
The decision to bench a star quarterback in crunch time could leave an irreparable ripple in the relationship between Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan and Donovan McNabb that could set the stage for a younger franchise quarterback in Washington.

No double QB jeopardy in Philly

Posted Nov. 01, 2010 @ 3:41 a.m. ET
Although many league observers believe that Eagles head coach Andy Reid's gear-switching at quarterback may end up being more trouble than it's worth, the consensus is that his twin-pack under center is much more of a blessing than ...

Dixon unlikely to give up Eagles' DT job

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
Although Brodrick Bunkley is expected back from injury soon, don't expect him to regain the starting DT job from Antonio Dixon, who has impressed the Eagles, according to NFC East Whispers.

Eagles not making change at defensive coordinator

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 3:16 p.m. ET
Despite a report from ESPN's Sal Paolantonio that largely can be chalked up to speculation, the Eagles are not planning to make a move with defensive coordinator Sean McDermott.

Eagles WR Jackson expects to play in Week Nine

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 10:44 a.m. ET
Eagles WR DeSean Jackson passed the Eagles' post-concussion test on Monday and spoke publicly for the first time Tuesday about the hit that knocked him out in Week Six.

Reid says Jackson could return in Week Nine

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 10:42 a.m. ET
Eagles head coach Andy Reid said on his radio show Monday evening that WR DeSean Jackson has passed his concussion tests and could play in the team's next game, a Week Nine contest vs. the Colts.

Britt's performance not all on Hobbs, Allen

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 6:02 p.m. ET
The Eagles had no answers for Titans WR Kenny Britt, who scored three touchdowns against them in Sunday's loss at Nashville.

Vick will return as Eagles' starter in Week Nine

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 6:05 p.m. ET
Michael Vick will return to the starting lineup in Week Nine following the Eagles' bye week, according to head coach Andy Reid.

Britt doesn't start, gains 225 yards in Titans win

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Kerry Collins threw three touchdowns to Kenny Britt, who had the best game of his career two days after being involved in a bar fight, and the Tennessee Titans scored 27 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to beat the ...

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 6:16 p.m. ET
Here is a recap of the fines handed out by the NFL on Friday for games played in Week Six.

Titans QB Young does not practice; listed as questionable

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 4:23 p.m. ET
Titans QB Vince Young did not practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Eagles.

Eagles rule WR Jackson (concussion) and OLT Peters (knee) out for Sunday

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 2:55 p.m. ET
The Eagles released their injury report on Friday and WR DeSean Jackson (concussion), DT Brodrick Bunkley (elbow) and OT Jason Peters (knee) are ruled out for Sunday's game against the Titans.

Dunlap stands up well for Eagles

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
King Dunlap was a player Eagles' coaches have been intrigued by for more than a year now, but there was some concern prior to his recent strong effort against the Falcons.

Will NFL's hitting video scare players straight?

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 6:53 p.m. ET
In the NFL's new getting-tough-on-headhunters video campaign, league football operations head Ray Anderson dictates the difference between clean and dirty. Warning: The distinction is slight.

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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