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James Jones Rumors & News
- Height: 6' 1"
- Weight: 200
- Age 31
- Seasons: 9
- Salary: 870,000
- Birthplace: San Jose, California
- College: San Jose State
Bolts From The Blue Aug 4, 2016
What kind of career has Jones had, and what can we expect at age 32? Recently the Chargers signed WR James Jones to replace, at least temporarily, Stevie Johnson as the team's 3rd WR. Jones has occupied virtually every slot on the depth chart since being drafted in the 3rd round in 2007, by Green Bay. Because of this, and the fact that he will likely be at most "target 4" (behind Allen, Benjamin, & Gates -€” not even counting Woodhead), I think examining efficiency/rate metrics would best allow us to project what kind of production Jones will bring to the team. First off, what do we...
Bolts From The Blue Aug 3, 2016
Your daily dose of San Diego Chargers news & notes from around the web. James Jones to sign with San Diego Chargers - Kevin PatraIt's clear the 32-year-old has lost a step, won't get much separation from corners and will rely on timing with the quarterback to earn any production in his 10th NFL season. With Keenan Allen and Travis Benjamin already slated for starting spots, the Chargers might be comfortable using Jones as a veteran replacement in a limited role in 2016. Liuget: Bosa missing valuable prep work - Tom Krasovic (UT$)"Every single rep matters," he said, "because you get to...
Chargers Gab Aug 2, 2016
The Chargers are signing long-time Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports via Kevin Patra of NFL.com. The Chargers hosted Jones and former Dolphins wide receiver Brian Hartline on Tuesday, per sources. In addition, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported former Lions receiver Lance Moore would also work out for […]
Chargers Blog | San Diego Union-Tribune Aug 2, 2016
Chargers newcomer James Jones is a possession receiver with good toughness.
Bolts From The Blue Aug 2, 2016
That didn't take long, James Jones looks like he is the replacement for Stevie Johnson That didn't take long. The #Chargers are signing WR James Jones, source said. Another veteran weapon for Philip Rivers — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 2, 2016 With Stevie Johnson out for an unknown amount of time, the Chargers were quick to look for reinforcements. The team brought in 3 veterans today, Lance Moore, James Jones, and Brian Hartline. The team picked Jones. I would have liked to have seen the team give the young guys more of a chance, but if they felt they needed to sign a veteran,...
Acme Packing Company Aug 2, 2016
The California native is headed back to his home state after a one-year return to Green Bay. Early this morning, reports surfaced that James Jones, the free agent and former Green Bay Packers wide receiver, was set to visit the San Diego Chargers on Tuesday. As APC’s Jason B. Hirschhorn discussed, the Chargers seemed to be a good fit for Jones - who led the Packers in receiving yards and tied for the lead in touchdown receptions a year ago - in large part because of a receiving corps that recently saw a veteran receiver go down to injury. It appears that both parties wasted no time today,...
Bolts From The Blue Aug 2, 2016
With Stevie Johnson's apparent knee injury, the San Diego Chargers are shopping around for his replacement. Yesterday we went over different receivers the Chargers might sign. None of them were James Jones. #Chargers are hosting veteran WR James Jones on a visit today, source said. Given WR Stevie Johnson's knee injury, Jones is a strong option. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 2, 2016 In the wake of his injury you can't really compare Stevie Johnson to James Jones and their production last year, just because Aaron Rodgers and Jones have otherworldly chemistry; but I'm going to try...