Aaron Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Aaron Jones’ mom deserves a gift basket for role in his Packers return

    Clutch Points "Aaron Jones was uncertain of where he’d be playing in the 2021 season as he entered free agency, but his mom was always knew he’d return to the Green Bay Packers. When speaking about his decision to re-sign with the Packers, Jones shared how his mom was..." March 27

  • Aaron Jones glad to be back with Green Bay Packers, has 'unfinished business'

    ESPN "Aaron Jones signed off from his Zoom calls the same way all season: By flashing 3s on each hand to represent his No. 33 with the Green Bay Packers. On Friday, he signed off a different way: holding up a gold "G" medallion on a chain around his..." March 26

  • Beyond Aaron Jones, tailbacks are taking what they can get on short-term deals

    Yahoo! Sports "Only one tailback has gotten a significant deal in free agency. For the rest, big money just isn’t there. Beyond Packers running back Aaron Jones, who’ll make up to $14.75 million in 2021 on a year-at-a-time contract. No one else is getting close to $10 million in the..." March 20

  • Packers could have franchise-tagged Aaron Jones twice, for $19 million total

    Pro Football Talk "A shrinking running back market and a depressed cap have taken a major chunk out of the franchise-tag number at the position. With the Packers signing running back Aaron Jones to a four-year, $48 million deal with a $13 million signing bonus, an obvious question arises: Why..." March 14

  • Packers re-sign Aaron Jones to 4-year, $48M deal

    The Score "Aaron Jones isn't going anywhere. The Green Bay Packers has reached an agreement with the star running back on a four-year, $48-million deal that includes a $13-million signing bonus, his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told ESPN's Adam Schefter. " March 14

  • Packers, Aaron Jones Still In Talks

    Pro Football Rumors "By not using their franchise tag on Aaron Jones, the Packers run the risk of losing their top running back next week in free agency. But the team has not given up on extending him prior to the start of the new league year, Adam Schefter of ESPN.com tweets. The Packers..." March 10

  • Packers did not use franchise tag on RB Aaron Jones

    ACME Packing Company "The Green Bay Packers’ streak of not using a franchise tag will remain intact for at least another year. In 2021, the only serious contender for the tag among the Packers’ impending free agents was running back Aaron Jones, and general manager Brian Gutekunst suggested last..." March 09

  • 5 most overrated NFL free agents of 2021

    Sportsnaut "We see it every year around the league. Overrated NFL free agents signing big-money deals, putting teams in salary cap hell in the process.  The Las Vegas Raiders’ decision to release wide receiver Tyrell Williams and defensive back Lamarcus Joyner got..." March 08

  • Green Bay Packers suggest Aaron Jones won’t be given franchise tag

    Sportsnaut "Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones is one of the top players set to hit the NFL free agent market later in March. Of course, that’s dependent on Green Bay opting not to place the dreaded franchise tag on its star ball-carrier. There’s been a lot of talk..." March 02

  • Packers Must Keep Super Bowl Window Open As Wide As Possible, Tag RB Aaron Jones

    Bleacher Report "It's no secret the Green Bay Packers are in "win now" mode. In each of the past two seasons, the Packers have won 13 games and advanced to the NFC Championship Game. Last year, they entered the postseason as the conference's top seed. Green Bay came up short of the..." February 24

  • Could Packers Franchise RB Aaron Jones?

    USA Today "Tuesday represents the first opportunity for the Green Bay Packers to use the franchise or transition tag on players with expiring contracts. General manager Brian Gutekunst has until March 9 to determine whether either tag makes sense for the Packers, a team that hasn’t used a tag since..." February 24

  • Mutual Interest Between Dolphins, Aaron Jones

    Pro Football Rumors "Needing help at a few skill-position spots, the Dolphins have identified a high-end target. They are interested in Aaron Jones, according to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, who notes the interest in a potential agreement is mutual. Jones could certainly help in multiple..." February 23

  • Five Most Likely NFL Franchise Tag Candidates

    The Big Lead "NFL free agency will begin on March 17. Tomorrow, February 23, marks the day that teams can begin to designate potential free agents with the franchise tag.  As a refresher, a team can franchise-tag any potential unrestricted free agent on the roster and the player in..." February 22

  • A running back renovation? Packers could lose Aaron Jones, Jamaal Williams in free agency

    Wisconsin State Journal "While there was a reasonable debate to be had about the wisdom of the Green Bay Packers trading up to pick their quarterback of the future in the first round of the 2020 NFL draft, there were some who openly questioned if picking Boston College running back AJ Dillon in the second round might..." February 17

  • Steelers Linked to Top Free Agent Running Back Aaron Jones

    Heavy "It’s no secret that the running back position is one of the top three needs of the Pittsburgh Steelers entering free agency and the 2021 NFL Draft, right up there with offensive line and quarterback. According to Evan Massey of NFL Analysis Network, the Steelers are..." February 06

  • Marquez Valdes-Scantling defends Aaron Jones after Packers’ loss

    Larry Brown Sports "Marquez Valdes-Scantling had the back of one of his teammates following Green Bay’s loss to Tampa Bay in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday. Valdes-Scantling had four catches for 115 yards and a touchdown in the Packers’ 31-26 loss to the Buccaneers. Running back Aaron..." January 25

  • Aaron Jones, Jordan Whitehead questionable to return

    Pro Football Talk "Buccaneers safety Jordan Whitehead forced an Aaron Jones‘ fumble that Devin White returned 21 yards to the 8-yard line. It set up a short touchdown drive for the Bucs. Both Whitehead and Jones were injured on the play with 13:58 remaining in the third..." January 24

  • Aaron Jones Rejected Substantial Contract Offer From Green Bay Packers

    Total Pro Sports "Aaron Jones and the Green Bay Packers don’t appear to be on the same page when it comes to what they think he is worth. The 26-year-old running back hired Drew Rosenhaus as his new agent in December and was said to be “starting over” negotiations with the Packers for..." January 20

  • Referees badly miss call on Aaron Jones long run against Titans

    MSN.com "The referees in Sunday night’s Green Bay Packers-Tennessee Titans badly missed a call on a long Aaron Jones run in the third quarter. The Packers were leading 19-14 in the third quarter and had a 1st-and-10 at their 34. They handed the ball off to Jones, who rushed 59 yards to..." December 28

  • Packers’ Aaron Jones Chooses Drew Rosenhaus

    Pro Football Rumors "Aaron Jones doesn’t want to wait much longer for a deal. With contract negotiations at an impasse, the Packers running back fired his agent and hired Drew Rosenhaus as his new representative (Twitter link via Adam Schefter of ESPN.com). He’ll make the move along with..." December 15

  • Aaron Jones contract talks at standstill, RB changes agents

    Sportsnaut "We’re going to hear a lot of Green Bay Packers news this coming offseason when it comes to star running back Aaron Jones. Previous reports suggested that Green Bay would let Jones walk in free agency. We now have some more information to report. It’s not great news..." December 13

  • Aaron Jones unlikely to return to Packers in 2021?

    Sportsnaut "The Green Bay Packers dedicated their 2020 NFL draft class to preparing for their future, one that is unlikely to include running back Aaron Jones. While Jones has missed time with a calf injury this season, he is an integral part of Green Bay’s offense. Unfortunately for many..." November 24

  • Refs missed horrible facemask against Packers RB Aaron Jones

    Larry Brown Sports "The Green Bay Packers lost a tough game to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, and they were on the wrong end of a crucial no-call that could have impacted the outcome. With Green Bay trailing 31-28 midway through the fourth quarter, officials missed a blatant facemask on Packers..." November 23

  • Aaron Jones unlikely to return in 2021?

    Sportsnaut "The Green Bay Packers dedicated their 2020 NFL Draft class to preparing for their future, a future that is unlikely to include running back Aaron Jones. While Jones has missed time with a calf injury this season, he is an integral part of Green Bay’s offense. Unfortunately for..." November 20

  • Next or never? What David Bakhtiari's deal with Packers means for Aaron Jones

    ESPN "Aaron Jones is either next up for a contract extension or should prepare himself to hit the open market as a free agent next year. Now that the Green Bay Packers extended left tackle David Bakhtiari's contract -- less than three months after they did the same..." November 16

  • Aaron Jones: Missed games will be beneficial in long run

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Aaron Jones is loath to admit it, but he understood why it took the Green Bay Packers' medical staff so long to clear him after straining his calf in practice a couple weeks ago. A day after dropping out of that practice Oct. 22, Jones said he was confident he could play that..." November 12

  • Aaron Jones On Track To Play In Week 9

    Pro Football Rumors "Good news for a Packers team that has seen COVID-19 decimate its running back room: Aaron Jones is on track to play Thursday night. The standout running back has missed the past two games with a calf injury, but ESPN.com’s Adam Schefter reports he is expected to be..." November 05

  • Packers' Aaron Jones questionable for TNF

    The Score "The Green Bay Packers listed starting running back Aaron Jones as questionable for Thursday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. Jones was a limited participant in practice Monday and Tuesday with a calf issue. He's been sidelined for the past..." November 04

  • Aaron Jones remains limited and his status remains up in the air

    Pro Football Talk "Running back Aaron Jones remained limited at Tuesday’s practice. He also was estimated as a limited participant Monday. Coach Matt LaFleur said Jones’ status for Thursday Night Football remains up in the air. “We’ll see come..." November 03

  • Packers' Aaron Jones ruled out for 2nd straight game

    The Score "The Green Bay Packers ruled out Aaron Jones for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, head coach Matt LaFleur announced, according to Fox Sports' Lily Zhao. Jones is dealing with a calf injury and was unable to practice all week. He'll be..." October 30

  • Packers plan to sit Aaron Jones vs. Texans

    Pro Football Talk "Packers running back Aaron Jones said Friday he was “confident” he could play through a calf strain. The Packers, though, aren’t expected to push Jones. That’s the word from Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette who reports that..." October 25

  • Packers RB Aaron Jones uncertain to play in Week 7

    Clutch Points "Jones suffered a calf strain in practice Thursday, and while the injury isn’t serious, his availability could boil down to not being decided upon until Sunday, via NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero. Jones has overall had a successful season for the Packers through Week 6,..." October 23