Kenyatta Jones

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Kenyatta Jones
No. 74
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1979-01-18) January 18, 1979 (age 35)
Place of birth: Gainesville, Florida
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 307 lb (139 kg)
Career information
College: South Florida
NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 4 / Pick: 96
Debuted in 2001 for the New England Patriots
Last played in 2008 for the Tampa Bay Storm
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Games played 21
Games started 13
Fumble recoveries 0
Stats at NFL.com

Kenyatta Lapoleon Jones (born January 18, 1979 in Gainesville, Florida) is a former American football offensive tackle. He was drafted by the New England Patriots in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at South Florida.

Jones has also been a member of the Washington Redskins and Tampa Bay Storm.

After starting 11 games for the Patriots in 2002, Jones was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list at the beginning of the 2003 season. While on the list, Jones was arrested on October 21, 2003 and charged with allegedly pouring scalding water on his roommate, Mark Paul.[1] He was released by the Patriots five days later.[2] While playing for the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League in March 2008, Jones was arrested outside a Tampa, Florida nightclub after attempting to urinate on the dance floor and then shoving the off-duty police officer who threw Jones out of the establishment. Jones was arrested for battery on a law enforcement officer and resisting arrest.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ La Canfora, Jason (2004-08-12). "Redskins' Jones Has Lot to Tackle". The Washington Post. Retrieved 2008-04-07. 
  2. ^ Pasquarelli, Len (2003-11-19). "Jones signs through 2004 season". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2007-11-22. 
  3. ^ "Tampa Bay Storm Player Kenyatta Jones Arrested". WTSP-TV. 2008-03-31. Retrieved 2008-04-07. [dead link]

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