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Cyrus Jones

24
CB
Height: 
5-10

Weight:

200

Age

23
Alabama
2 Years Pro

2016 Season

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Cyrus Jones was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round (60th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS
Cyrus Jones was drafted by the New England Patriots in the second round (60th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2016 (10/1)

  • Made his NFL debut and saw action in nickel situations and on special teams in the win at Arizona (9/11). Returned one punt for 10 yards and returned one kickoff for 26 yards.
  • Played eight snaps on defense in the win vs. Miami (9/18). 
  • Returned two punts for 23 yards and recorded 24 yards on one kickoff return in the win vs. Houston (9/22). Also added two tackles. 
  • Returned two kickoffs for 30 yards and one punt for no gain vs. Buffalo (10/2). Also added one tackle.
  • Recorded one tackle in the win at Cleveland (10/9) and was called for a penalty that led to his disqualification in the third quarter. 
  • Was inactive vs. Cincinnati (10/16), at Pittsburgh (10/23) and at Buffalo (10/30). 
  • Returned to action after missing the last three games and was used as a kick returner and a punt returner vs. Seattle (11/13). Returned two punts for a total of eight yards and returned one kickoff for 43 yards.
  • Returned two kickoffs for 33 yards including a 20-yard return to open the second half of the win at San Francisco (11/20). Also fair caught two punts. 
  • Was inactive due to illness in the win at N.Y. Jets (11/27).
  • Returned two punts for one yard in addition to one 24-yard kickoff return in the win vs. Los Angeles (12/4).
  • Made his first career NFL start in the win vs. Baltimore (12/12) and recorded three total tackles in addition to returning one punt for no yards. 
  • Was inactive at Denver (12/18).
  • Returned one punt four  yards and totaled one defensive tackle in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/24).
  • Was inactive at Miami (1/1), in the Divisional Round game vs. Houston (1/14), in the AFC Championship vs. Pittsburgh (1/22) and in the Super Bowl LI victory over Atlanta (2/5).

COLLEGE

2015 - Senior Year:

  • Played in 15 games and compiled 37 tackles, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
  • Earned All-SEC honors as a defensive back.
  • Also returned 42 punts for 530 yards and led the nation with four touchdowns, the most in a single season in Alabama’s history. His 530 return yards rank second all-time in Alabama single-season history.
  • Named SEC Special Teams Player of the Week after the Charleston Southern game, where he set the school record with two punt return touchdowns in one game.
  • Named Defensive MVP of the Cotton Bowl vs. Michigan, State, finishing with three tackles and an interception. Also added five punt returns for 80 yards and a touchdown.

2014 - Junior Year:

  • Earned one of the starting jobs at cornerback with a strong fall camp and played his way into second team All-SEC recognition (Associated Press). Finished with 46 tackles, two tackles for loss (-10 yards), two forced fumbles, three interceptions (27 yards) and a team-high 13 pass breakups.
  • Forced a fumble at Ole Miss and returned it 17 yards for a touchdown.
  • Also had four punt returns for 82 yards and four kickoff returns for 77 yards.
  • Earned Alabama Defensive Player of the Week honors against West Virginia, No. 14 LSU and No. 1 Mississippi State.
    • West Virginia: Recorded a career-high seven tackles and one pass breakup.
    • LSU: Broke up the Tigers' fourth-down pass in overtime to secure the Crimson Tide's 20-13 come-from-behind victory. Added an assisted tackle.
    • Mississippi State: Intercepted his second pass of the season against the Bulldogs, picking off Heisman candidate Dak Prescott in the end zone in the fourth quarter. Finished with four solo tackles and two pass breakups.

2013 - Sophomore Year:

  • Moved to the defensive side of the football in 2013 and played significant minutes at cornerback. Posted 25 tackles, one sack, two interceptions and five passes defensed.
  • Came into the game for an injured Deion Belue against Texas A&M and made a critical first-half interception of Johnny Manziel in the end zone. Also made four solo tackles and one assisted stop in the game.
  • Logged his first career start at cornerback against Tennessee and made four tackles with two solo stops and two pass breakups.

2012 - Freshman Year:

  • Played in 11 games as a true freshman, catching four passes for 51 yards. Returned 10 kicks for 250 yards and returned eight punts for 61 yards, with a long of 32.

PERSONAL

  • Was named the 2011 Maryland Gatorade Player of the Year and was a consensus All-State player as a junior and senior and a Baltimore Sun All-Metro team in 2010 and 2011.
  • Accounted for 2,365 all - purpose yards as a senior with 24 touchdowns while recording five interceptions on the defensive side of the ball.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2016NE1017340-0-----0-
TOTAL7340000---000

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17@MIAW 35-140------------
16NYJW 41-31010-0-----0-
15@DENW 16-30------------
14BALW 30-233210-0-----0-
13LAW 26-100------------
12@NYJW 22-170------------
11@SFW 30-170------------
10SEAL 24-310------------
8@BUFW 41-250------------
7@PITW 27-160------------
6CINW 35-170------------
5@CLEW 33-130------------
4BUFL 0-161010-0-----0-
3HOUW 27-02110-0-----0-
2MIAW 31-240------------
1@ARIW 23-210------------

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2016NE107340-0-----
TOTAL 10734000000-0

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2016NE1051-2-0--000
TOTAL 1051-20000000

kick returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2016NE10818022.54305101
TOTAL 10818022.54305101

punt returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2016NE1011464.21300034
TOTAL 1011464.21300034

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/11/2016NOW 22-34113210-0-----01
208/18/2016CHIW 22-23101100-1114-1400-
308/26/2016@CARW 19-17101100-0-----0-
409/01/2016@NYGL 9-17103210-0-----0-
TOTAL 418620-1114-14001

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/11/2016@ARIW 23-21100------------
209/18/2016MIAW 24-31100------------
309/22/2016HOUW 0-27102110-0-----0-
410/02/2016BUFL 16-0101010-0-----0-
510/09/2016@CLEW 33-13100------------
610/16/2016CINW 17-35000------------
710/23/2016@PITW 27-16000------------
810/30/2016@BUFW 41-25000------------
1011/13/2016SEAL 31-24100------------
1111/20/2016@SFW 30-17100------------
1211/27/2016@NYJW 22-17000------------
1312/04/2016LAW 10-26100------------
1412/12/2016BALW 23-30113210-0-----0-
1512/18/2016@DENW 16-3000------------
1612/24/2016NYJW 3-41101010-0-----0-
1701/01/2017@MIAW 35-14000------------
TOTAL 1017340-0-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals10----------
Baltimore Ravens13210-0-----
Buffalo Bills11010-0-----
Cincinnati Bengals00----------
Cleveland Browns10----------
Denver Broncos00----------
Houston Texans12110-0-----
Los Angeles Rams10----------
Miami Dolphins10----------
New York Jets11010-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers00----------
San Francisco 49ers10----------
Seattle Seahawks10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division75320-0-----
vs AFC Teams67340-0-----
vs NFC Teams40----------
vs Own Division32020-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December34220-0-----
January00----------
November20----------
October21010-0-----
September32110-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
FirstEnergy Stadium10----------
Gillette Stadium77340-0-----
Hard Rock Stadium00----------
Heinz Field00----------
Levi's Stadium10----------
MetLife Stadium00----------
New Era Field00----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High00----------
University of Phoenix Stadium10----------

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses21010-0-----
Wins86330-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays13210-0-----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)23120-0-----
Sundays71010-0-----

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Arizona Cardinals1------
Baltimore Ravens111----
Buffalo Bills110-1--
Cincinnati Bengals0------
Cleveland Browns1------
Denver Broncos0------
Houston Texans110-1--
Los Angeles Rams110----
Miami Dolphins1------
New York Jets1------
Pittsburgh Steelers0------
San Francisco 49ers1------
Seattle Seahawks110----

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division741-1--
vs AFC Teams631-2--
vs NFC Teams420----
vs Own Division310-1--

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
December321----
January0------
November210----
October210-1--
September310-1--

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
FirstEnergy Stadium1------
Gillette Stadium751-2--
Hard Rock Stadium0------
Heinz Field0------
Levi's Stadium1------
MetLife Stadium0------
New Era Field0------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High0------
University of Phoenix Stadium1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses220-1--
Wins831-1--

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Mondays111----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)210-1--
Sundays730-1--

kick-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Arizona Cardinals1126262601000
Baltimore Ravens1---------
Buffalo Bills1230151800000
Cincinnati Bengals0---------
Cleveland Browns1---------
Denver Broncos0---------
Houston Texans1124242401000
Los Angeles Rams1124242401000
Miami Dolphins1---------
New York Jets1---------
Pittsburgh Steelers0---------
San Francisco 49ers123316.52001000
Seattle Seahawks1143434301101

kick-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Outside Own Division76150254305101
vs AFC Teams6354182401000
vs NFC Teams4512625.24304101
vs Own Division3230151800000

kick-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
December3124242401000
January0---------
November237625.34302101
October2230151800000
September3250252602000

kick-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
FirstEnergy Stadium1---------
Gillette Stadium7512124.24303101
Hard Rock Stadium0---------
Heinz Field0---------
Levi's Stadium123316.52001000
MetLife Stadium0---------
New Era Field0---------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High0---------
University of Phoenix Stadium1126262601000

kick-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Losses237324.34301101
Wins8510721.42604000

kick-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Mondays1---------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2124242401000
Sundays7715622.34304101

punt-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Arizona Cardinals111010100001
Baltimore Ravens110000000
Buffalo Bills110000000
Cincinnati Bengals0--------
Cleveland Browns1--------
Denver Broncos0--------
Houston Texans122311.5130000
Los Angeles Rams1210.510000
Miami Dolphins1--------
New York Jets114440000
Pittsburgh Steelers0--------
San Francisco 49ers110000002
Seattle Seahawks128440000

punt-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Outside Own Division79424.7130003
vs AFC Teams65275.4130000
vs NFC Teams46193.2100003
vs Own Division324240000

punt-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
December3451.340000
January0--------
November2382.740002
October210000000
September333311130001

punt-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
FirstEnergy Stadium1--------
Gillette Stadium79364130000
Hard Rock Stadium0--------
Heinz Field0--------
Levi's Stadium110000002
MetLife Stadium0--------
New Era Field0--------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High0--------
University of Phoenix Stadium111010100001

punt-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Losses2382.740000
Wins88384.8130003

punt-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Mondays110000000
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)23279130000
Sundays77192.7100003

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass30----------
Turf77340-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games77340-0-----
Road Games30----------

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead6330-0-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points2200-0-----
Ahead by 9-16 Points1010-0-----
Behind1010-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points0----------
Behind by 9-16 Points1010-0-----
Tied0----------

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half3210-0-----
2nd Half4130-0-----
Last Two Minutes of Half1010-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line1010-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line4220-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line2110-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter2200-0-----
2nd Quarter1010-0-----
3rd Quarter1010-0-----
4th Quarter3120-0-----
4th Quarter within 70----------

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-743210-0-----
Margin 15+54130-0-----
Margin 8-1410----------