James Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • James Jones wants to keep playing, despite surprise that Packers did not re-sign him

    ACME Packing Company "It seems that every time James Jones is a team leader, he gets let go. In the wake of Jordy Nelson’s ACL tear last year, the former Green Bay Packers draft pick returned to the place where his NFL career started. Jones ended up leading the Packers in receiving yards with 890, and set a..." June 12

  • Due to new NFL rule, James Jones says his hoodie is 'officially retired'

    ESPN "James Jones was playing with his two sons when suddenly his iPhone buzzed to life. First, Randall Cobb sent a text, then Jordy Nelson -- each of his former teammates with roughly the same wisecrack. “‘Oh, you get your own rules?’ and stuff,” the former Green Bay Packers wide receiver..." June 11

  • The NFL is banning James Jones’ hoodie

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is announcing rule changes for the 2016 season. As usual, they’re focused on the really important things like banning James Jones’ hoodie. That seems like an awfully specific rule to target James Jones — a man not even under contract with any NFL team at the moment. It’s good to see..." June 09

  • Free-agent WR James Jones would 'love' to play for 49ers

    CSN Bay Area "An NFL veteran wide receiver on Wednesday went public with his desire to play this season for the 49ers. That wide receiver is not named Anquan Boldin, who remains unsigned after leading the 49ers in receiving each of the past three seasons. San Jose native James Jones, who has played eight..." June 01

  • Packers reportedly have ‘no interest’ in re-signing James Jones

    Larry Brown Sports "Those Wisconsin winters are going to be a lot colder without the hoodie. According to a report by Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday, the Green Bay Packers are showing “no interest” in re-signing wide receiver James Jones and have informed his agent that they do not..." March 22

  • James Jones: I had best year out of all free agent WRs

    NFL.com "Packers wide receiver James Jones was proof last season that relationship and scheme familiarity are a huge part of what makes a successful football player. The 31-year-old, cut by the Raiders and then the Giants at the end of training camp in 2015, caught 50 passes for 890 yards and eight..." March 05