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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 lose one DE, add another

Posted Aug. 31, 2010 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
The Eagles placed DE Ricky Sapp on I.R. and signed former Texans DE Pannel Egboh.  

Eagles trade FB Scott to Cardinals for CB Calvin

Posted Aug. 30, 2010 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced Monday that they have traded FB Charles Scott to the Cardinals for CB Jorrick Calvin, a swap of 2010 sixth-round draft picks.

Eagles excited about TE Harbor's potential

Posted Aug. 28, 2010 @ 6:27 p.m. ET
One of the standouts of the Eagles' impressive draft class has been TE Clay Harbor, who was somewhat of an unknown coming into the NFL from Missouri State.

Eagles starters Jackson, Cole leave game with injuries

Posted Aug. 28, 2010 @ 12:02 p.m. ET
WR DeSean Jackson and DE Trent Cole both left Friday night's preseason game against the Chiefs because of injury.

Chiefs rookie Sheffield carted off field

Posted Aug. 28, 2010 @ 7:11 a.m. ET
Chiefs rookie LB Cameron Sheffield was carted off the field Friday night with a neck injury after a helmet-to-helmet hit with Eagles RB Mike Bell.

Eagles TE Ingram to miss Friday's game

Posted Aug. 26, 2010 @ 11:33 a.m. ET
Eagles TE Cornelius Ingram had a Baker's cyst drained from the back of his left knee and calf on Thursday and will miss Friday's preseason game against the Chiefs.

49ers land RB Westbrook

Posted Aug. 16, 2010 @ 8:03 p.m. ET
The 49ers signed veteran RB Brian Westbrook to a one-year deal, creating one of the league's top backfields.

Eagles rookie Graham exceeding expectations

Posted Aug. 15, 2010 @ 11:32 a.m. ET
The Eagles are trying to downplay the big strides being made by first-round DE Brandon Graham in training camp, says "NFC Whispers," but he'll soon crack the starting lineup.

Eagles' Sims has been 'animal' in camp

Posted Aug. 13, 2010 @ 1:49 p.m. ET
The Eagles are known as one of the hardest-hitting teams in training camp, but even they had to hold back LB Ernie Sims, who appears to be on a mission to prove his doubters wrong.

Eagles add TE Lawrie, drop Rucker

Posted Aug. 09, 2010 @ 9:15 a.m. ET
The Eagles announced Monday that they have signed TE Nate Lawrie. To make room for him on the 80-man roster, the team released TE Martin Rucker.

It's official: League won't suspend Vick

Posted Aug. 04, 2010 @ 2:46 a.m. ET
The NFL will not suspend Michael Vick as a result of a shooting that occurred at his 30th birthday party June 25. Word that the league wouldn't punish the Eagles' quarterback surfaced more than a week ago, but the ...

Maclin suffers bone bruise in knee

Posted Aug. 04, 2010 @ 2:19 a.m. ET
Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin suffered a bone bruise in his left knee during afternoon workouts Tuesday but no ligament damage, CSNPhilly.com reported, citing a league source.

Eagles sign ex-Ravens WR Washington

Posted July 31, 2010 @ 12:06 p.m. ET
The Eagles have come to terms with unrestricted free-agent WR Kelley Washington, an eighth-year veteran who is coming off his most productive season.

Broncos trade Arrington to Eagles for Mays

Posted July 31, 2010 @ 11:02 a.m. ET
The Eagles and Broncos made a trade Friday night, sending LB Joe Mays to Denver and RB-RS J.J. Arrington to Philadelphia.

Eagles still have questions in offensive backfield

Posted July 30, 2010 @ 3:06 p.m. ET
Offensively, there's little not to like about the Eagles' potential, but the offensive backfield is an area with some unknowns.

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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