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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

Special teams will look different for Texans

Posted May 23, 2012 @ 3:16 p.m. ET
Perhaps lost in the O-line shuffle is the revamping of Houston’s special-teams unit, which will have fresh faces at kicker, punter and in the return game to begin the season.

Will Claiborne return kicks?

Posted April 29, 2012 @ 5:58 p.m. ET
Although it's a risky strategy, we hear the Cowboys may ask No. 6 overall pick Morris Claiborne to return kickoffs, according to our NFC Whispers.

Texans sign P Jones

Posted March 29, 2012 @ 10:46 a.m. ET
The Texans have agreed to a two-year deal with P Donnie Jones.

Week Eight Players of the Week

Posted Nov. 01, 2011 @ 12:38 p.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Steven Jackson, Terrell Suggs and Donnie Jones as its Players of the Week.

Jones punting at Pro Bowl level for Rams

Posted Nov. 25, 2010 @ 1:33 p.m. ET
Although his numbers are down a bit this season, daily team observers agree that Rams P Donnie Jones deserves a Pro Bowl berth more than anybody on the team.

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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