Calvin Jones (running back)

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Calvin Jones
No. 27, 44
Halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1970-11-27) November 27, 1970 (age 43)
Place of birth: Omaha, Nebraska
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
High school: Omaha (NE) Central
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1994 / Round: 3 / Pick: 80
Debuted in 1994 for the Los Angeles Raiders
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Calvin D'Wayne Jones (born November 27, 1970 in Omaha, Nebraska) is a former American football running back. He played for the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders and the Green Bay Packers. He collegiately played for Nebraska Cornhuskers in the NCAA.

In the NFL, Calvin Jones played with the Raiders for two years. He ran for 112 yards on 27 carries in 2 seasons. He spent his final season with Green Bay.[1]

Jones rushed for 3,166 yards and scored 20 rushing touchdowns from 1990–1993 for the University of Nebraska. He played I-back under the direction of head coach Dr. Tom Osborne. Jones' single season high was 1,210 rushing yards in 1992.[2]

His best single game performance came as a redshirt freshman on November 9, 1991 against Kansas when Jones ran the ball 27 times for 294 yards and scored on a 69-yard touchdown run. He had six touchdowns that day.[3]

Statisitics[edit]

Jones' stats for the Nebraska Cornhuskers
Rushing Receiving
YEAR ATT YDS AVG LNG TD NO. YDS AVG LNG TD
1990 Redshirt
1991 108 900 8.3 69 14 3 25 8.3 17 0
1992 168 1,210 7.2 90 14 14 162 11.6 41 1
1993 185 1,056 5.6 64 12 7 117 16.7 55 1
Totals 461 3,166 6.9 90 40 24 304 12.7 55 2

[4]

Jones' rushing stats in the NFL
Year Team ATT YDS AVG TD
1994 RAI 22 93 4.2 0
1995 OAK 5 19 3.8 0
1996 GNB 0 0 0.0 0
Totals 27 112 4.1 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pro-Football-Reference.com - Calvin Jones". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "#44 Calvin Jones". Huskers.com. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "#44 Calvin Jones". Huskers.com. Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "1993 Nebraska football statistics". HuskerMax.com. Retrieved 25 January 2013.