DSU Football BIO
58 Jacob Jones

2017: Competed in eight games … recorded 14 totals, including seven unassisted stops … tied his season-high with four tackles vs. Delaware (Aug. 31) and Florida State (Nov. 18) … had three solo stops and an assist in Delaware and Florida State contests … lone tackle was in the endzone for a late fourth-quarter safety in the Hornets’ 33-30 victory over Morgan State (Nov. 11) …  assisted on two tackles vs. Hampton (Sep. 8) 2016: Valuable contributor in first season as full-time defensive linemen … second among Hornet front linemen with 22 total tackles … had 15 solo stops and seven assists … also credited with three tackles-for-loss … had career-highs of seven total tackles and five solo stops, including 1.5 behind the line-of-scrimmage, vs. NCA&T (Nov. 12) … collected four tackles (each unassisted) vs. Hampton on Oct. 8 … recorded three tackles (one solo) and 0.5 tackles-for-loss in home debut against Monmouth (Sep. 10)

2015: Began the season as a defensive tackle … switched to the offensive line in mid-season. .. . appeared in five games  … … credited with a tackle assist vs. Florida A&M (Oct. 17) and South Carolina State (Oct. 24)

High School: Three-year varsity football letterwinner ... helped lead school to two division championships ... National Honor Society.   

Personal: Son of Joshua Jones III ... has three brothers and one sister ... born 6/17/97 in Brooklyn, N.Y.


Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 330
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Grand Street Campus HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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