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  Justin Jones
Justin Jones

Player Profile
Hometown:
Marshall, Texas

High School:
Marshall HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Position:
DB

Experience:
4VL

UTAH: Saw his first playing time as a true freshman and played in 40 games in his career ... special teams star also contributed at cornerback.

2009-Played on special teams in all 13 games and saw action at cornerback in six games ... 12 total tackles ... first defensive substitute in during Utah State game, when he had an interception and a career-high four tackles ... three tackles against San Jose State ... two tackles against Cal in the Poinsettia Bowl.

2008-Played in 10 games, mostly on special teams ... eight total tackles ... two tackles against UNLV and Weber State ... pass breakup against Colorado State.

2007-Played in 12 games, mostly on special teams ... six total tackles ... two tackles against Navy in the Poinsettia Bowl was a season high ... had an interception against Wyoming.

2006-Played in five games as a true freshman ... most of his playing time came on special teams.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-district conerback in 2004-05 and all-district kick returner and punter in 2005 ... honorable mention all-state as a senior ... Marshall High (Texas) team captain ... set school records for career interceptions (9) and kickoff returns for a touchdown (5) ... had 51 tackles, 23 pass breakups and 4 interceptions in 2005 ... Marshall was a state finalist in 2004-05 and the district champion in 2005.

PERSONAL: Son of Leonard and Doris Jones ... father played football for Jackson State ... one brother ... majored in family and consumer studies ... full name is Justin Leonard Jones ... nickname is J.J. ... born June 6, 1988.

YEAR	G/GS	UT	AT	TOT	TFL	PBU	INT
2006	5/0	3	4	7	0-0	0	0
2007	12/0	4	2	6	0-0	0	1
2008	10/0	6	2	8	0-0	1	0
2009	13/0	5	7	12	0-0	0	1
Totals	40/0	18	15	33	0-0	1	2
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