5 most important defensive players going into 2020: Deion Jones is #2 

While the offensive side of the ball is where Atlanta’s identity lies, Dan Quinn’s unit hopes to improve on their No. 20-ranked total defense from 2019. That improvement could be key to getting Atlanta back into the playoffs for the first time in three years. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING >>>   SOURCE: 5 most important …

Atlanta Falcons 2020 Season Preview: Deion Jones

After an injury-riddled season in 2018, Jones returned in 2019 and started in all 16 games. Most notably, it looked like he hadn’t lost a step.He recorded 110 tackles, eight tackles for loss, eight quarterback hits, and one interception. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING >>>   SOURCE: Atlanta Falcons 2020 Season Preview: Deion Jones

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones relives game-clinching INT vs. Saints

The Falcons gave middle linebacker Deion Jones a long-term extension in 2019 because he’s a perfect fit for the modern NFL game.Jones is fast, physical and exceptional in coverage. No play better showcases this than his leaping interception of Drew Brees in the red zone to seal a win over the Saints back in 2017. …

NFLSU: Deion Jones Enters Falcons Facility in Hilarious Fashion [LOOK] | Heavy.com

We are months into a pandemic and people are still weirdly hoarding toilet paper, paper towels, and hand sanitizer. Falcons star linebacker Deion Jones made quite the entrance today as he lathered up his hands and made up for the hand sanitizer he was missing back in March. CONTINUE READING >>> Source: Deion Jones Enters …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones Named Best Off-Ball Linebacker

Former second-round pick for the Atlanta Falcons, Deion Jones is coming off of an unbelievable 2019 season after playing a big role in the Falcons 6–2 finish last season. Jones is by far underrated when it comes to media coverage and even Madden 21 doesn’t seem to consider him an elite player. CONTINUE READING >>>   …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones named one of NFL’s best off-ball linebackers

Falcons linebacker Deion Jones has been a difference-maker since being drafted back in 2016. The former second-round pick started as a rookie on a team that went to the Super Bowl. Since then, he’s established himself as a one of the league’s best coverage linebackers, and at 25, Jones is primed to be an integral …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones is PFF’s No. 4 rated LB since 2017

Falcons linebacker Deion Jones finished strong in 2019 after the team struggled defensively during a 1-7 start to the season. His pick-six in overtime capped off a Week 17 victory over the Buccaneers, Atlanta’s sixth win over the final eight games. Source: Falcons’ Deion Jones is PFF’s No. 4 rated LB since 2017   https://showcase.shareasale.com/shareASale_liveWidget_loader.js?dt=02242019080103

Falcons coach: Deion Jones can be ‘best middle linebacker in NFL’ 

Jeff Ulbrich had some very high praise for Atlanta Falcons middle linebacker Deion Jones on Tuesday afternoon. When Ulbrich was asked how Jones can improve in his fifth season, the Atlanta Falcons' assistant head coach and linebackers coach said Jones has the potential to be the best at his position. Source: Falcons coach: Deion Jones …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

After playing a critical role in securing a 28-22 victory for the Atlanta Falcons in their season finale against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Deion Jones has been named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week.Jones picked off Jameis Winston on the first play of overtime and returned the interception 27 yards for the game-winning touchdown. …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones helps Jameis Winston make dubious NFL history

What a way for Deion Jones to end his 2019 season. The former LSU linebacker had a game-ending interception return touchdown on Sunday, lifting the Atlanta Falcons to a 28-22 overtime win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was Jones’ first interception and first touchdown of the season. Source: Deion Jones helps Jameis Winston make …

Former LSU Tiger Deion Jones on new contract: ‘I have a lot more I want to accomplish’

Despite receiving a four-year contract extension to start the 2019 season, Deion Jones isn’t satisfied. “If you have a vision that’s bigger than the stage you’re in now, you have no choice but to keep going and stay motivated,” Jones said on Monday. “I’m not done, I still have a lot more I want to …

The importance of former LSU Tiger Deion Jones to the Falcons’ defense can’t be overstated

It is no coincidence that the Atlanta Falcons earned the 19th- and 25th- ranked coverage and defensive grade, respectively, in 2018 — the year Deion Jones had his season cut short due to a foot injury. And while Atlanta also lost safety Keanu Neal in the same game, the PFF data suggests that Jones is …

PFF names Deion Jones 1 of 10 Comeback Player of the Year candidates

How hard is it to compete when you lose your star middle linebacker? Very hard indeed, as the Falcons discovered firsthand in 2018. After suffering an injury in the first game of the year against the Eagles, Deion Jones sat out the next three months of the season. Jones’ absence (in addition to season-ending injuries …

Raiders select LB Deion Jones in 2016 NFL redraft

What if the Raiders could go back in time and redraft from the No.16 pick? Lance Zierlein of NFL.com recently redrafted the entire first round from 2016, and he gave the Raiders linebacker Deion Jones. Here was his explanation of the pick:

The best is yet to come for former LSU Tiger Deion Jones 

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Deion Jones is every offensive coordinator’s worst nightmare. An athletic freak with a high football IQ? Yes, please. Oh man. But Debo ain’t a rookie no more. So it’s an apt time to break down his career window. Join me, won’t you?   https://showcase.shareasale.com/shareASale_liveWidget_loader.js?dt=02152019062855 shrsl_ShareASale_liveWid_Init(30668, 1565124, 'shrsl_ShareASale_liveWid_mediumRectangle_populate');