Colin Jones (American football)
Jones in 2012 preseason with the 49ers
|No. 42 Carolina Panthers|
|Date of birth:||October 27, 1987|
|Place of birth:||Bridgeport, Texas|
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||210 lb (95 kg)|
|High school:||Bridgeport (TX)|
|NFL draft:||2011 / Round: 6 / Pick: 190|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
Colin Jones (born October 27, 1987) is an American football safety for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at TCU. He went to high school in Bridgeport, Texas and graduated in 2006.
He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He was traded to the Carolina Panthers before the start of the 2012 season.  His first two years his role was exclusively special teams, but started playing nickel corner and backup free safety in 2014.