Colin Jones (American football)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Colin Jones
Colin Jones 49ers.jpg
Jones in 2012 preseason with the 49ers
No. 42 Carolina Panthers
Position: Safety
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-10-27) October 27, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth: Bridgeport, Texas
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight: 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school: Bridgeport (TX)
College: TCU
NFL draft: 2011 / Round: 6 / Pick: 190
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • All-Mountain West Second-Team (2010)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles: 54
Interceptions: 0
Quarterback sacks: 1.0
Stats at

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.[1] He was traded to the Carolina Panthers before the start of the 2012 season. [2] His first two years his role was exclusively special teams, but started playing nickel corner and backup free safety in 2014.


External links[edit]