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Colin Jones
S #42
Height:
6-0
Weight:
205
Age:
27
College:
Texas Christian
Hometown:
Bridgeport, Texas
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
27
SCK
1.0
FF
1
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 54 43 11 1.0 0 3 0 0 -- 0 0 1 2
2014 CAR 16 2 27 21 6 1.0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
2013 CAR 16 0 7 6 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
2012 CAR 15 0 14 10 4 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2011 SF 13 0 6 6 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @TB W 20-14 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 DET W 24-7 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 PIT L 19-37 1 0 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @BAL L 10-38 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 CHI W 31-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @CIN L 37-37 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 @GB L 17-38 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 SEA L 9-13 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 NO L 10-28 5 3 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 @PHI L 21-45 2 2 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 ATL L 17-19 3 2 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @MIN L 13-31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @NO W 41-10 5 4 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 TB W 19-17 2 2 0 -- -- 2 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
16 CLE W 17-13 3 2 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 @ATL W 34-3 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Signed to contract extension by Carolina (6/18/14)...Traded by San Francisco to Carolina in exchange for an undisclosed draft choice (8/31/12)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by San Francisco (10/4/11)...Signed to practice squad by San Francisco (9/15/11)...Waived by San Francisco (9/13/11)...Selected in the sixth round (190th overall) of the NFL Draft by San Francisco (4/30/11)

GP/GS
Career (60/2) [5/1]; 2014 (16/2) [2/1]; 2013 (16/0) [1/0]; 2012 (15/0); 2011 (13/0) [2/0].

2014
Played in 16 games with two starts for Carolina...Posted a career-high 20 tackles, one sack, one forced fumble and four passes defensed...Contributed to unit that ranked 10th in the NFL in total defense...Logged four special teams tackles...Started when the Panthers opened in a nickel defense versus Seattle (10/26) and at Philadelphia (11/10)...POSTSEASON: Played in NFC Wild Card versus Arizona (1/3) and started as an extra defensive back in NFC Divisional Playoff at Seattle (1/10)...Recorded eight tackles...Vs. Seattle (10/26): Made first NFL start...Vs. New Orleans (10/30): Victimized Saints quarterback Drew Brees for first career sack, dropping him for a six-yard loss on a blitz...At New Orleans (12/7): Gathered a career-high four tackles...Vs. Tampa Bay (12/14): Forced a fumble by Buccaneers running back Charles Sims...NFC Wild Card vs. Arizona (1/3): Part of defense that set an NFL record for the fewest yards allowed in a postseason game with 78.

2013
Played in 16 games for Carolina...Recorded one tackle...Tied for the team lead with 10 special teams tackles...POSTSEASON: Played in NFC Divisional Playoff versus San Francisco (1/12)...At Buffalo (9/15): Finished the game at safety following injuries to Charles Godfrey and Quinton Mikell in the third quarter...At Tampa Bay (10/24): Recovered a muffed punt by Buccaneers punt returner Eric Page...Takeaway resulted in a touchdown.

2012
Acquired by Carolina in a trade with San Francisco in exchange for a 2014 seventh-round draft choice (8/31)...Played in 15 games...Posted three tackles...Finished third on the team with 11 special teams tackles...Inactive with a shoulder injury versus the New York Giants (9/20)...Vs. Atlanta (12/9): Appeared at free safety following an injury to Haruki Nakamura and notched three tackles.

2011
Played in 13 games for San Francisco...Tallied eight special teams tackles...Began the season on the 49ers' 53-man roster before being waived (9/13) and signed the practice squad (9/15)...Spent three weeks on the practice squad prior to being promoted to the active roster (10/4)...POSTSEASON: Played in two games...Accounted for three tackles and one fumble recovery on special teams...NFC Divisional Playoff vs. New Orleans (1/14): Recovered a fumble by Saints punt returner Darren Sproles...Takeaway led to a field goal.

COLLEGE
Played in 45 games with 17 starts at Texas Christian...Totaled 124 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions - including one returned for a touchdown, eight passes defensed and one fumble recovery...2010 (Sr.): Second-team All-Mountain West Conference choice...Played in 13 games with 12 starts...Ranked second on the team with 80 tackles...Posted three sacks, one interception, five passes defensed and one fumble recovery...2009 (Jr.): Limited to seven games with five starts due to a hamstring injury...Notched 26 tackles, one interception and two passes defensed...2008 (So.): Played in 13 games, primarily on special teams...Recorded 10 tackles, one sack and one pass defensed...2007 (Fr.): Played in 12 games...Logged eight tackles...2006: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Bridgeport (Texas) HS...Majored in communications with a minor in English at Texas Christian.

TRANSACTIONS
Signed to contract extension by Carolina (6/18/14)...Traded by San Francisco to Carolina in exchange for an undisclosed draft choice (8/31/12)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by San Francisco (10/4/11)...Signed to practice squad by San Francisco (9/15/11)...Waived by San Francisco (9/13/11)...Selected in the sixth round (190th overall) of the NFL Draft by San Francisco (4/30/11)

GP/GS
Career (60/2) [5/1]; 2014 (16/2) [2/1]; 2013 (16/0) [1/0]; 2012 (15/0); 2011 (13/0) [2/0].

2014
Played in 16 games with two starts for Carolina...Posted a career-high 20 tackles, one sack, one forced fumble and four passes defensed...Contributed to unit that ranked 10th in the NFL in total defense...Logged four special teams tackles...Started when the Panthers opened in a nickel defense versus Seattle (10/26) and at Philadelphia (11/10)...POSTSEASON: Played in NFC Wild Card versus Arizona (1/3) and started as an extra defensive back in NFC Divisional Playoff at Seattle (1/10)...Recorded eight tackles...Vs. Seattle (10/26): Made first NFL start...Vs. New Orleans (10/30): Victimized Saints quarterback Drew Brees for first career sack, dropping him for a six-yard loss on a blitz...At New Orleans (12/7): Gathered a career-high four tackles...Vs. Tampa Bay (12/14): Forced a fumble by Buccaneers running back Charles Sims...NFC Wild Card vs. Arizona (1/3): Part of defense that set an NFL record for the fewest yards allowed in a postseason game with 78.

2013
Played in 16 games for Carolina...Recorded one tackle...Tied for the team lead with 10 special teams tackles...POSTSEASON: Played in NFC Divisional Playoff versus San Francisco (1/12)...At Buffalo (9/15): Finished the game at safety following injuries to Charles Godfrey and Quinton Mikell in the third quarter...At Tampa Bay (10/24): Recovered a muffed punt by Buccaneers punt returner Eric Page...Takeaway resulted in a touchdown.

2012
Acquired by Carolina in a trade with San Francisco in exchange for a 2014 seventh-round draft choice (8/31)...Played in 15 games...Posted three tackles...Finished third on the team with 11 special teams tackles...Inactive with a shoulder injury versus the New York Giants (9/20)...Vs. Atlanta (12/9): Appeared at free safety following an injury to Haruki Nakamura and notched three tackles.

2011
Played in 13 games for San Francisco...Tallied eight special teams tackles...Began the season on the 49ers' 53-man roster before being waived (9/13) and signed the practice squad (9/15)...Spent three weeks on the practice squad prior to being promoted to the active roster (10/4)...POSTSEASON: Played in two games...Accounted for three tackles and one fumble recovery on special teams...NFC Divisional Playoff vs. New Orleans (1/14): Recovered a fumble by Saints punt returner Darren Sproles...Takeaway led to a field goal.

COLLEGE
Played in 45 games with 17 starts at Texas Christian...Totaled 124 tackles, four sacks, two interceptions - including one returned for a touchdown, eight passes defensed and one fumble recovery...2010 (Sr.): Second-team All-Mountain West Conference choice...Played in 13 games with 12 starts...Ranked second on the team with 80 tackles...Posted three sacks, one interception, five passes defensed and one fumble recovery...2009 (Jr.): Limited to seven games with five starts due to a hamstring injury...Notched 26 tackles, one interception and two passes defensed...2008 (So.): Played in 13 games, primarily on special teams...Recorded 10 tackles, one sack and one pass defensed...2007 (Fr.): Played in 12 games...Logged eight tackles...2006: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Bridgeport (Texas) HS...Majored in communications with a minor in English at Texas Christian.

 

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