Players

Arthur Jones
DE #97
Height:
6-3
Weight:
320
College:
Syracuse
Hometown:
Rochester, NY
Experience:
8
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 63 173 99 74 10 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2016 IND 8 30 15 15 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2014 IND 9 23 15 8 1.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 BAL 14 53 28 25 4 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 BAL 16 47 27 20 4.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 BAL 14 20 14 6 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 BAL 2 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

• Released by the Colts on March 24, 2017.

• Placed on injured reserve on December 19, 2016.

• Activated from the exempt/commissioner permission list.

• Placed on injured reserve on September 5, 2015.

• Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 12, 2014.

• Originally selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round (157th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.


COLLEGE:

• Was a four-year letterman who started 32-of-44 career games at Syracuse and totaled 145 tackles (85 solo), 38.5 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and four fumble recoveries.

• His 38.5 career tackles for loss are the most in Syracuse history by an interior defensive lineman and rank third on the school’s career record list.

• Was elected a team captain as a senior in 2009 and contributed with 19 tackles (12 solo), seven tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks and two fumble recoveries.

• Earned First Team All-Big East honors as a junior in 2008 and recorded 60 tackles, 3.5 sacks and one fumble recovery.

• As a sophomore in 2007, garnered ECAC All-Star honors and Second Team All-Big East accolades as he totaled SU’s third-most

  tackles for loss (17.5) in a single season.

• Totaled 15 tackles and a half of a sack as a redshirt freshman in 2006.

 

PERSONAL:

• Attended Union Endicott (N.Y.) High School and was ranked as the No. 18 prospect in New York by SuperPrep his senior season.

• Played in the 2005 Governor’s Bowl (N.Y. vs. N.J. All-Star game) after posting 64 tackles, 6.0 sacks and one fumble recovery as a senior.

• Was a heavyweight wrestler who won the New York State Championship in 2003 and 2005 and was the runner-up in 2004.

• Has two brothers, Chandler (who was selected in the first-round of the 2012 NFL Draft by New England) and Jon, a UFC Champion, whose nickname is “Bones.”

• Supported Ravens players and team events, including the inaugural 2012 Ravens Beach Bash, Goodwill Gridiron Halloween Party (2011), Hispanic Heritage Month/Worldwide Day of Play football clinic and A Purple Evening, the annual women’s event at M&T Bank Stadium.

• Supported troops at the Ft. Meade blood drive in September of 2011.

• In May of 2012, participated in the Fiesta 5K, a race supporting ALS research.

• During the holidays, Jones visited critically ill children in the hospital and led a toy drive to benefit St. Vincent’s Villa, a home for children with severe emotional and behavioral difficulties.

• Earned his degree in communication and rhetorical studies from Syracuse in 2009.

 

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

• Released by the Colts on March 24, 2017.

• Placed on injured reserve on December 19, 2016.

• Activated from the exempt/commissioner permission list.

• Placed on injured reserve on September 5, 2015.

• Signed by the Colts as an unrestricted free agent on March 12, 2014.

• Originally selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round (157th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.


COLLEGE:

• Was a four-year letterman who started 32-of-44 career games at Syracuse and totaled 145 tackles (85 solo), 38.5 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and four fumble recoveries.

• His 38.5 career tackles for loss are the most in Syracuse history by an interior defensive lineman and rank third on the school’s career record list.

• Was elected a team captain as a senior in 2009 and contributed with 19 tackles (12 solo), seven tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks and two fumble recoveries.

• Earned First Team All-Big East honors as a junior in 2008 and recorded 60 tackles, 3.5 sacks and one fumble recovery.

• As a sophomore in 2007, garnered ECAC All-Star honors and Second Team All-Big East accolades as he totaled SU’s third-most

  tackles for loss (17.5) in a single season.

• Totaled 15 tackles and a half of a sack as a redshirt freshman in 2006.

 

PERSONAL:

• Attended Union Endicott (N.Y.) High School and was ranked as the No. 18 prospect in New York by SuperPrep his senior season.

• Played in the 2005 Governor’s Bowl (N.Y. vs. N.J. All-Star game) after posting 64 tackles, 6.0 sacks and one fumble recovery as a senior.

• Was a heavyweight wrestler who won the New York State Championship in 2003 and 2005 and was the runner-up in 2004.

• Has two brothers, Chandler (who was selected in the first-round of the 2012 NFL Draft by New England) and Jon, a UFC Champion, whose nickname is “Bones.”

• Supported Ravens players and team events, including the inaugural 2012 Ravens Beach Bash, Goodwill Gridiron Halloween Party (2011), Hispanic Heritage Month/Worldwide Day of Play football clinic and A Purple Evening, the annual women’s event at M&T Bank Stadium.

• Supported troops at the Ft. Meade blood drive in September of 2011.

• In May of 2012, participated in the Fiesta 5K, a race supporting ALS research.

• During the holidays, Jones visited critically ill children in the hospital and led a toy drive to benefit St. Vincent’s Villa, a home for children with severe emotional and behavioral difficulties.

• Earned his degree in communication and rhetorical studies from Syracuse in 2009.