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TJ Jones

25-Year-Old Wide Receiver – Detroit Lions

2017 Receiving Stats

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30

Yds

399

TD

1

Avg

13.3

Tar

49

2017 Receiving Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

After posting a 10/132/1 receiving line across 10 games in 2015, Jones failed to make the Lions roster out of training camp last season but eventually found his way back after re-signing in December. ...

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2017 ADP:  251

Rank (Overall): Hidden

Rank (WR): Hidden

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Bye Week:  7

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Shoulder
HT: 6' 0"   WT: 190   DOB: 7/19/1992
College: Notre Dame  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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TJ Jones Contract Information:

Offered a one-year, $1.91 million contract with the Lions in March of 2018.

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Jones (shoulder) signed his original-round restricted free agent tender Monday, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.

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TJ Jones NFL Stats
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  Receiving Rec Distance Big Rec Games Rushing Kick Ret Punt Ret Fumbles
Year Age Team G Rec Yards TD Tar Avg YPT 20+ 40+ 100+ 150+ 200+ Att Yards Avg TD Yds TD Yds TD Tot Lost
2010 17 CFB 10 23 306 3 0 13.3 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2011 18 CFB 13 38 366 3 0 9.6 - - - - - - 0 0 - 0 - - - - - -
2012 19 CFB 13 50 649 4 0 13.0 - - - - - - 1 8 - 0 - - - - - -
2013 20 CFB 13 70 1108 9 0 15.8 - - - - - - 9 67 - 2 - - - - - -
2015 22 DET 10 10 132 1 18 13.2 7.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 -3 -3.0 0 106 0 59 0 2 1
2016 23 DET 3 5 93 0 14 18.6 6.6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 24 DET 14 30 399 1 49 13.3 8.1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 105 0 47 0 1 0
2017 Proj 24 DET Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for TJ Jones

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

TJ Jones Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Receiving Stats Red Zone Targets Rushing Stats Red Zone Runs
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Rec/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5 Att/G Yds/G In20 In10 In5
2010 17 CFB 10 4.9 7.2 6.0 2 31 - - - 0 0 - - -
2011 18 CFB 13 4.2 7.1 5.7 3 28 - - - 0 0 - - -
2012 19 CFB 13 6.9 10.7 8.8 4 50 - - - 0 1 - - -
2013 20 CFB 13 14.1 19.5 16.8 5 85 - - - 1 5 - - -
2015 22 DET 10 1.9 2.9 2.4 1 13 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0 0
2016 23 DET 3 3.1 4.8 3.9 2 31 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 24 DET 14 3.3 5.4 4.4 2 29 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Proj 24 DET Subscribe now to see our 2017 projections for TJ Jones

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

TJ Jones – Playing Time Overview

Snap Count Stats

400

Offensive Snaps in 2017

TJ Jones was on the field for 400 of his team's snaps on offense in 2017.

60

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

TJ Jones was on the field for 60 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Off ST
2015 0 0
2016 52 26
2017 400 60
TJ Jones 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Receiving Rec Distance Rushing Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret Red Zone Targets Red Zone Runs
Week Opp Off ST Rec Yards TD Tar Avg 20+ 40+ Att Yards Avg TD Tot Lost Yds TD Yds TD In20 In10 In5 In20 In10 In5
1 Ari 19 1 2 32 0 4 16.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @NYG 15 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Atl 15 13 3 63 0 3 21.0 2 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Min 46 0 3 33 0 5 11.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
5 Car 40 1 2 12 0 4 6.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 @NO 58 0 3 33 0 9 11.0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 BYE Bye Week
8 Pit 52 0 4 88 0 8 22.0 3 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
9 @GB 50 1 2 29 0 2 14.5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 Cle 29 2 1 2 0 3 2.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Chi 29 0 4 55 0 5 13.8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Min 15 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 35 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @Bal 9 17 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @TB 10 9 3 26 0 3 8.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 70 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Chi 13 2 3 26 1 3 8.7 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
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A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for TJ Jones  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Wide Receivers
Height:   6' 0"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   190 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.48 sec
GOOD
Shuttle Time:   4.27 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   6.82 sec
GOOD
Arm Length:   30.63 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Hand Length:   10.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   33 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   119 in
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Bench Press
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TJ Jones: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lions head coach Matt Patricia recently said he expects Jones (shoulder) to be available for offseason workouts when the wide receiver signs his restricted free agent tender, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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The Lions extended an original-round tender to Jones (shoulder) on Wednesday, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.

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The Lions aren't expected to tender a contract to Jones (shoulder), who will become an unrestricted free agent at the start of the new league year, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Jones (shoulder) announced Wednesday via his personal Twitter account that he underwent successful surgery.

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Jones (shoulder) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.

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Jones is questionable to return to Saturday's contest in Detroit due to a shoulder injury, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.

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Jones secured all three of his targets for 26 yards during Sunday's 24-21 victory over the Buccaneers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Entering his second season, Jones is also in the mix of receivers who hope to see more targets with the promise of a more balanced distribution of targets in the Lions' offense this year. He caught 10 passes in 2016, with nine coming in the last five games. Jones is likely to compete with offseason signing Jeremy Kerley for a role in three receiver sets.

2015

Jones' primary contribution in 2015 will be as a returner, sitting atop the depth chart as both a kick and punt returner. As his 64-yard touchdown reception in the preseason finale exhibited, however, he can also serve as an explosive target in the passing game. Jones missed his entire rookie 2014 season due to a shoulder injury dating back to college. He was productive in his senior season at Notre Dame, hauling in 70 passes for 1,108 yards and nine scores, earning himself a sixth round selection at the hands of the Lions.

2014

Jones' sharp routes, good hands and decent speed should eventually make him an effective slot receiver in the NFL, but targets could be hard to come by behind Calvin Johnson even if Jones does seize the job right out of the gate.