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Detroit Lions

Jason Jones

Jason Jones - #91 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 276 lbs.
Birthday 05/23/1986
Birthplace Southfield, MI
College Eastern Michigan
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 2nd round, 23rd pick by Titans

Vikings-Lions matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 07, 2011 @ 2:35 p.m. ET
Can DEs Jared Allen and Brian Robison dominate like they did in Week Three?

Calvin Johnson: A star receiver with no diva qualities

Posted Dec. 07, 2011 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
Lions WR Calvin Johnson is antithesis of the many diva-like wide receivers found in today's NFL.

Vikings-Lions matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 06, 2011 @ 8:58 p.m. ET
Can the Vikings secondary contain all-world WR Calvin Johnson?

Police have no plans to look again at Suh crash

Posted Dec. 06, 2011 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
Portland police have no plans to further investigate a car accident involving Ndamukong Suh after two women claimed they suffered injuries in the wreck.

Lions' skill apparent, as is need for discipline

Posted Dec. 06, 2011 @ 2:16 a.m. ET
The Lions have the talent to compete with the NFC's best, and at 7-5 they remain primary playoff contenders, but more discipline is needed as they enter the final quarter.

Shorts and Shells: Week 13

Posted Dec. 05, 2011 @ 4:09 a.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers' great finish; Leslie Frazier's poor coaching move; the year of the breakout pass catcher; and plenty more from a busy Week 13.

Brees rolls as Saints top Lions

Posted Dec. 05, 2011 @ 1:50 a.m. ET
Drew Brees made a little more history for the Saints, passing for 342 yards and three touchdowns as the Saints won their fourth straight, 31-17 over the Lions on Sunday night.

Who will fill Suh's void in Lions' front four?

Posted Dec. 03, 2011 @ 10:25 p.m. ET
With DT Ndamukong Suh's two-game suspension upheld, the focus turns to who will step up to replace him.

Suh involved in car accident; none hurt

Posted Dec. 03, 2011 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
Lions DT Ndamukong Suh was involved in a car accident this morning in his hometown of Portland, Ore., but wasn't injured.

NFL denies Suh's appeal

Posted Dec. 02, 2011 @ 4:12 p.m. ET
The NFL-NFLPA appeals officer Art Shell notified Lions DT Ndamukong Suh on Friday that his appeal of a two-game suspension has been denied.

Schwartz deserves blame for Suh's actions

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 11:48 a.m. ET
After Ndamukong Suh's latest on-field indiscretion, Ron Borges wonders if Jim Schwartz is going to stop it before Suh and the Lions taint themselves with an ugly brush that stains deep.

Lions DT Suh appealing NFL's two-game suspension

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 5:20 p.m. ET
Lions DT Ndamukong Suh is appealing the two-game suspension he received from the league.

The First Fifteen: Week 13

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 2:42 p.m. ET
If he's healthy, Troy Polamalu and the Steelers will have another chance to take down Andy Dalton and the Bengals; plus the rest of the Week 13 action.

Lions place P Donahue on I.R.

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 2:19 p.m. ET
The Lions placed P Ryan Donahue on injured reserve Tuesday and signed S Ricardo Silva to the active roster.

Lions DT Suh suspended two games

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
The NFL has suspended Lions DT Ndamukong Suh two games without pay for stomping on Packers OL Evan Dietrich-Smith on Thanksgiving Day.


Posted March 13, 2013
The agent for Jones says the 26-year-old defensive end has agreed to terms with the Detroit Lions.||||||| Agent Mike McCartney says Wednesday on Twitter that he's "excited for Jason Jones to be in Honolulu Blue" after agreeing to a deal with the Lions. Terms are not immediately available. Jones, who is from the Detroit area, played 12 games with the Seattle Seahawks last season.
Posted Oct. 26, 2012
Jones is inactive against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday with an ankle injury.||||||| Jones has been unable to practice all week after suffering the injury against the San Francisco 49ers last Thursday night. Jones has 2 1/2 sacks on the season primarily as a situational pass rusher. Rookie Greg Scruggs will pick up the additional workload for Seattle. Scruggs earned his first career sack last week against the 49ers.
Posted Nov. 21, 2010
Jones has hurt his right knee on the Redskins' opening series of the game, and his return is questionable.||||||| Jones was chasing Donovan McNabb near the goal line on Washington's second play when he came up limping. Jones made it to the sideline where he was tended to by trainers for several minutes. He then walked to the locker room before returning to the sideline where he was staying loose on a stationary bicycle.
Posted Dec. 20, 2009
Jones was placed on injured reserve Dec. 11 with a shoulder injury.|||||||
Posted Sept. 23, 2009
The NFL has fined Tennessee defensive tackle Jason Jones $5,000 for unnecessarily going into a scrum during last weekend's 34-31 loss to the Houston Texans.||||||| He was ejected from the game after an official said he threw a punch on the Texans' sideline during the fourth quarter. Jones denied throwing a punch, and coach Jeff Fisher said a day later he could not see a punch thrown from the coach's film. Jones said he didn't know what to expect because he had not been fined before. He had not decided yet if he will appeal.