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Jonathan Jones

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Height: 
5-10

Weight:

190

Age

24
Auburn
3 Years Pro

2017 Season

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Jonathan Jones was signed by the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on May 6, 2016.

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Jonathan Jones was signed by the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on May 6, 2016.

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2017 (16/4, 1/0)

  • Contributed mainly on special teams where he made one tackle in the season opener vs. Kansas City (9/7).
  • Contributed on defense as a reserve defensive back where he totaled two tackles and two passes defensed, with one breaking up a would-be second quarter touchdown to WR Ted Ginn that forced the Saints to settle for a field goal, and the second coming in the third quarter on a long pass to Saints WR Brandon Coleman in the victory at New Orleans (9/17). Also contributed on special teams.
  • Saw significant time at defensive back in the nickel defense and contributed with three total tackles in the victory vs. Houston (9/24). Also contributed on special teams.
  • Contributed in a reserve role at defensive back with two total tackles while adding another tackle on special teams vs. Carolina (10/1).
  • Saw time as a reserve defensive back and contributed with one tackle and one pass defensed while also pitching in on special teams in the win at Tampa Bay (10/5).
  • Contributed in the secondary in the nickel defense with two tackles while also adding a special teams tackle in the win at N.Y. Jets (10/15).
  • Appeared in a reserve role at nickel back and finished with one tackle and a pass defensed in the victory vs. Atlanta (10/22).
  • Contributed at defensive back with two passes defensed and sealed the game with his first career interception on a Philip Rivers pass intended for the end zone with no time left on the clock in the win vs. L.A. Chargers (10/29). Also contributed on special teams with one special teams tackle.
  • Contributed in a reserve role at defensive back and finished with four tackles and a pass defensed in the win at Denver (11/12).
  • Made his first start of the season at defensive back and helped contribute with five tackles and a pass defensed, including a tipped pass in the first quarter that led to an interception of QB Derek Carr by DB Duron Harmon in the victory at Oakland (11/19) in Mexico City's Estadio Azteca.
  • Made his second start of the year as a defensive back and led the team in tackles with nine, while also recording the first sack of his career when he dropped QB Matt Moore for a 15-yard loss in the fourth quarter of the win vs. Miami (11/26). Also recovered a muffed punt by the Patriots that maintained possession for a drive that led to a Patriots touchdown in the third quarter.
  • Started at defensive back and totaled two tackles while also contributing on special teams with two special teams tackles in the victory at Buffalo (12/3).
  • Started at nickel back and totaled two tackles at Miami (12/11).
  • Saw one snap as a reserve defensive back but contributed on special teams with one special teams tackle in the win at Pittsburgh (12/17).
  • Contributed on special teams in the victory vs. Buffalo (12/24).
  • Saw time as a reserve defensive back in the nickel defense and finished with three tackles, while also contributing on special teams with two special teams tackles in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/31).
  • Saw limited snaps on defense but finished with one tackle as well as a special teams tackle before exiting the Divisional round victory vs. Tennessee (1/13) due to injury in the fourth quarter.
  • Was placed on Injured Reserve on Jan. 17, 2018.

2016 (16/1, 3/0)

  • Made the team as a rookie free agent and played in all 16 regular-season games with one start in a nickel defense. Utilized mainly as a special teams contributor. Registered six tackles, one pass defensed, eight special teams tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery on special teams.
  • Played in all three playoff games as a reserve and posted four special teams tackles.
  • Made his NFL debut and totaled one special teams tackle in the win at Arizona (9/11). 
  • Recorded his first career defensive tackle in the win at Cleveland (10/9). 
  • Totaled two special teams tackles in the win at N.Y. Jets (11/27). 
  • Recorded two total defensive tackles in the win vs. Baltimore (12/12).
  • Made his first NFL start in the Patriots nickel defense in the win at Denver (12/18). Recovered a muffed punt to set up a Patriots scoring drive in the first quarter. 
  • Recorded one special teams tackle and forced one fumble on special teams in the win at Miami (1/1). 
  • Made his NFL postseason debut in the Divisional Round game vs. Houston (1/14).
  • Led the team with three special teams tackles in the AFC Championship game vs. Pittsburgh (1/22).
  • Played as a reserve in Super Bowl LI vs. Atlanta (2/5) and made a key tackle on a late-game kickoff that forced the Falcons to start a drive at their own 10-yard line.

COLLEGE

  • Four-year starter at cornerback, played in 45 games over four seasons and accumulated 129 tackles, seven interceptions, 26 passes defensed, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries at Auburn.
  • Ranked ninth nationally as a junior with six interceptions in 2014.

PERSONAL

  • Born Sept. 20, 1993, to Stacey and Sharon Jones.
  • Majored in business administration at Auburn.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017NE164443951-81---00-
2016NE161141040-1-----11
TOTAL584991091---011

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17NYJW 26-65500-0-----0-
16BUFW 37-160------------
15@PITW 27-241010-0-----0-
14@MIAL 20-272200-0-----0-
13@BUFW 23-34220-0-----0-
12MIAW 35-179901-0-----0-
11@OAKW 33-85500-1-----0-
10@DENW 41-164310-1-----0-
8LACW 21-13-000-21---00-
7ATLW 23-71010-1-----0-
6@NYJW 24-173300-0-----0-
5@TBW 19-141100-1-----0-
4CARL 30-333300-0-----0-
3HOUW 36-333300-0-----0-
2@NOW 36-202200-2-----0-
1KCL 27-421100-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017NE16443951-810666
2016NE16141040-1-----
TOTAL 3258499109106-6

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017NE16---1-0-----
2016NE16----1-0----
TOTAL 3200-11000000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/10/2017JAXL 31-24102110-0-----0-
208/19/2017@HOUL 23-27100------------
308/25/2017@DETW 30-28102200-0-----0-
408/31/2017NYGL 40-38000------------
TOTAL 304310-0-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/07/2017KCL 42-27101100-0-----0-
209/17/2017@NOW 36-20102200-2-----0-
309/24/2017HOUW 33-36103300-0-----0-
410/01/2017CARL 33-30103300-0-----0-
510/05/2017@TBW 19-14101100-1-----0-
610/15/2017@NYJW 24-17103300-0-----0-
710/22/2017ATLW 7-23101010-1-----0-
810/29/2017LACW 13-2110-000-216-600-
1011/12/2017@DENW 41-16104310-1-----0-
1111/19/2017@OAKW 33-8115500-1-----0-
1211/26/2017MIAW 17-35119901-0-----0-
1312/03/2017@BUFW 23-3114220-0-----0-
1412/11/2017@MIAL 20-27112200-0-----0-
1512/17/2017@PITW 27-24101010-0-----0-
1612/24/2017BUFW 16-37100------------
1712/31/2017NYJW 6-26105500-0-----0-
TOTAL 164443951-816-600-

postseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
1901/13/2018TENW 14-35102200-0-----0-
TOTAL 102200-0-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Atlanta Falcons11010-1-----
Buffalo Bills24220-0-----
Carolina Panthers13300-0-----
Denver Broncos14310-1-----
Houston Texans13300-0-----
Kansas City Chiefs11100-0-----
Los Angeles Chargers1-000-210666
Miami Dolphins2111101-0-----
New Orleans Saints12200-2-----
New York Jets28800-0-----
Oakland Raiders15500-1-----
Pittsburgh Steelers11010-0-----
Tampa Bay Buccaneers11100-1-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division10211830-810666
vs AFC Teams12373341-410666
vs NFC Teams47610-4-----
vs Own Division6232121-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December512930-0-----
November3181711-2-----
October58710-410666
September36600-2-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Estadio Azteca (Mexico City)15500-1-----
Gillette Stadium8222111-310666
Hard Rock Stadium12200-0-----
Heinz Field11010-0-----
Mercedes-Benz Superdome12200-2-----
MetLife Stadium13300-0-----
New Era Field14220-0-----
Raymond James Stadium11100-1-----
Sports Authority Field at Mile High14310-1-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses36600-0-----
Wins13383351-810666

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays12200-0-----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)22200-1-----
Sundays13403551-710666

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Atlanta Falcons1------
Buffalo Bills2------
Carolina Panthers1------
Denver Broncos1------
Houston Texans1------
Kansas City Chiefs1------
Los Angeles Chargers1------
Miami Dolphins2---1--
New Orleans Saints1------
New York Jets2------
Oakland Raiders1------
Pittsburgh Steelers1------
Tampa Bay Buccaneers1------

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division10------
vs AFC Teams12---1--
vs NFC Teams4------
vs Own Division6---1--

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
December5------
November3---1--
October5------
September3------

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Estadio Azteca (Mexico City)1------
Gillette Stadium8---1--
Hard Rock Stadium1------
Heinz Field1------
Mercedes-Benz Superdome1------
MetLife Stadium1------
New Era Field1------
Raymond James Stadium1------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses3------
Wins13---1--

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Mondays1------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2------
Sundays13---1--

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass5131120-3-----
Turf11312831-510666

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games8222111-310666
Road Games8221840-5-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead363241-710666
Ahead by 1-8 Points9900-210666
Ahead by 9-16 Points141220-2-----
Behind6600-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points6600-0-----
Behind by 9-16 Points0----------
Tied2110-1-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half181620-2-----
2nd Half262331-610666
Last Two Minutes of Half8710-210666

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line2200-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line242131-2-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line1100-3-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line171520-310666

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter7700-1-----
2nd Quarter11920-1-----
3rd Quarter121110-2-----
4th Quarter141221-410666
4th Quarter within 73300-1-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-76131210-1-----
Margin 15+9312741-5-----
Margin 8-141-000-210666