DE Jason Jones cut by MIA

Discussion in 'Roster Zone' started by rpatricc, Jan 6, 2017.

  1. rpatricc

    rpatricc Well-Known Member

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    just cut by MIA. Was their starting DE at points this year. Pretty good against pass and run. 6'3" 278llbs. Has some substance abuse history. So don't know what's going on behind the scenes. But for a 3 game (knock on wood) playoff rental, why not sign him?
  2. hendog

    hendog Well-Known Member

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    I'm sure they good word of potential off the field stuff. No other reason to cut him now.
  3. nake

    nake Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

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    Maybe we should look at doing a "Don't ask,don't tell" signing for a few weeks....
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  4. SeanLee50

    SeanLee50 Well-Known Member

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    Exactly. They also benched Mario Williams
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  5. Dale

    Dale Forum Architect

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    Wasn't he a guy we looked at in the offseason?
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  6. Zordon

    Zordon Well-Known Member

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    Yeah we came close to signing him. Brought him in for a visit in March.

    PFT is saying the cut is not due to any legal issues.
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  7. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, he was. I think he came close to signing with the Cowboys but ended up in Miami.
  8. reddyuta

    reddyuta Well-Known Member

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    We could use him, we are thin at RDE.
  9. Chuck 54

    Chuck 54 Well-Known Member

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    We've signed enough guys who are here just to practice, not to be active in our playoff run. We have enough Dlinemen without picking up some other teams reject, just cut when they have a playoff game. We are NOT that desperate, and what message does that send to your own guys who have worked their behinds off all year. DLaw, Mayowa, Irving, Crawford(s), Davis....and at tackle....McClain, Collins, Thornton, irving, and Crawford(s)....we are in good enough shape. Remember, rotations tend to shrink in the playoffs anyway.
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  10. ksadler1

    ksadler1 Well-Known Member

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    Miami's getting ready for a playoff game and they cut him loose? Tells me all I need to know about him.....
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  11. _sturt_

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    Maybe some salve for those in despair over losing Zach Moore.
  12. DoctorChicken

    DoctorChicken Well-Known Member

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    According to what i've seen on twitter, Jones asked for his release
  13. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Maybe he was about to hit incentives in his contract and Miami did not consider him worth keeping.
  14. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    So what is our D-line as it currently stands?

    RDE - Mayowa, J. Crawford
    3DT - Collins, T. Crawford
    1DT - McClain, Thornton
    LDE - Irving, Lawrence

    Not bad if all 8 of those guys are healthy and active. Otherwise, we could be very weak at DE with the losses of Gregory and Lawrence presumably.
  15. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    It won't be the same as Zach Moore.
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  16. John813

    John813 Well-Known Member

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    Rumor I'm reading is that he was told he wasn't going to play, reacted poorly to that and then he asked for his release.
  17. Plankton

    Plankton Well-Known Member

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    He's not a right end, but he's a versatile, useful piece. Can play both inside and at LDE. Can't hurt to bring him in.
  18. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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    puff puff pass?! dude will fit right in ;)
  19. SeanLee50

    SeanLee50 Well-Known Member

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    I'm interested. Depends on how Lawrence is however
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  20. LocimusPrime

    LocimusPrime Well-Known Member

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    That's two shirts u ruined today lol.
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