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Chandler Jones

New England Patriots
Defensive Line

Ht: 6.4 | Wt: 265

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Week By Week

YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2012NEP1445215.000000
2013NEP16793911.500011
Average:623080011
Total:1246016.50011

Patriots | Chandler Jones fined

Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:03:43 -0700

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones has been fined $16,537 for a roughing the passer penalty he received in Week 1.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Jeff Howe

Patriots | Chandler Jones earns praise

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 01:34:18 -0700

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones earned praise from coach Bill Belichick for his play in the Friday, Aug. 22 exhibition game. "He's a versatile player and he's very conscientious to try to do whatever we ask him to do and playing in all those different spots," Belichick said. "He's a very athletic player with good length, good playing strength so he has a lot of versatility athletically, he has a lot of versatility mentally."

Fantasy Tip: If you are earning praise from the usually quiet Belichick, chances are you're doing something right. Jones is viewed as a rising star in many circles, and if your league drafts IDP's then you may want to keep an eye on Jones as someone to pick up.

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Patriots | Chandler Jones could have huge year

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 05:52:21 -0700

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones could have a monster year if the team can reduce his snap count. He had 11.5 sacks and played more than 90 percent of the defensive snaps last season. DE Will Smith was brought in to help keep Jones fresh.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MassLive.com - Nick Underhill

Patriots | Chandler Jones working on lower body strength

Wed, 21 May 2014 09:40:42 -0700

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones said he has been working on improve his leg strength, because he believe it will help his pass rushing and run-stopping abilities. "I feel like if I can get my legs stronger, and get it equal with my upper body, I'll be more proportional and it will help me with my game a lot - pass rush and run-stopping ability," Jones said.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Chandler Jones racking up the sacks

Fri, 17 Jan 2014 23:41:42 -0800

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones has 11.5 sacks this season, the most for the Patriots since LB Mike Vrabel's 12.5 in 2007.

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NFL | Fines announced

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:55:32 -0700

Tennessee Titans RB Jackie Battle was fined $21,000 for unnecessary roughness while using the crown of his helmet during a hit in Week 2. Others that were fined in Week 2 included Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans ($21,000 for hitting a defenseless player), SS Chandler Jones ($15,750 for roughing the passer), New England Patriots CB Alfonzo Dennard and DT Vince Wilfork (each $7,875 for unnecessary roughness) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Adrian Clayborn and LB Ahmad Black (each $21,000).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Kevin Patra

Patriots | Competition fierce for backup DE spots

Fri, 09 Aug 2013 11:51:08 -0700

The New England Patriots have a fierce battle for the backup defensive end spots in training camp and the preseason. DEs Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich are the starters, with DEs Marcus Benard, Jake Bequette, Michael Buchanan and Justin Francis all angling for backup roles.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Zuri Berry

Patriots | Chandler Jones will perform MMA offseason training

Thu, 31 Jan 2013 07:06:16 -0800

New England Patriots DE Chandler Jones is taking up mixed martial arts training during the offseason. Jones's brother is UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, and Chandler believes training with his brother can help him in hand-to-hand combat at the line of scrimmage. "That definitely helps you," Jones said. "(Jon) has a boxing coach, a muay Thai coach and a jiu jitsu coach. That helps a lot when you're tugging, playing in the trenches. My biggest thing is I try to get my hands inside before blockers touch me so if I work on my hand speed, that'll be a great aspect to add to my game."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ProFootballTalk.com - Michael David Smith

Patriots | Expecting DEs to develop

Wed, 30 Jan 2013 10:03:28 -0800

The New England Patriots likely will be counting on DEs Chandler Jones, Justin Francis, Jermaine Cunningham and Jake Bequette to make progress in their development next season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Field Yates

Patriots | Chandler Jones does not need surgery

Tue, 29 Jan 2013 10:45:12 -0800

New England Patriots DL Chandler Jones (ankle) does not need surgery to repair an ankle injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Boston Herald - Jeff Howe

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