Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
2 weeks ago

Jones (concussion) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Raiders.

EDGE Analysis

Jones' availability for Sunday was expected after practicing in full throughout the week. Starting free safety Tre Boston (ankle) is also active, so Jones is slated to serve as his backup.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
2 weeks ago

Jones (concussion) is considered questionable for Sunday's game against the Raiders, David Newton of ESPN.com reports.

EDGE Analysis

Jones has been able to fully participate in practice throughout the week, so he'll just need to pass final tests before being cleared to play Sunday. If Tre Boston (ankle) is ruled out, Jones could get the start at free safety.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
2 weeks ago

Jones (concussion) practiced in full Wednesday, Bryan Strickland of the Panthers' official site reports.

EDGE Analysis

Jones' prospects for Sunday's game against the Raiders are looking up. If he is indeed able to play, look for him to contribute on special teams and serve as backup free safety behind starter Tre Boston.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
3 weeks ago

Jones (concussion) has been ruled out of Thursday's game against the Saints, The Charlotte Observer reports.

EDGE Analysis

Jones is a special teams regular for the Panthers. However, his absence will likely have a minimal impact on the outcome of the game as he doesn't contribute much on defense.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
2 years ago

Panthers signed S Colin Jones to a two-year contract extension through 2016.

Jones, 26, was acquired from the 49ers in August 2012 and has a special teams standout for the Panthers. He's appeared in 31-of-32 games for the Panthers the past two seasons, racking up 21 tackles. Jones played just 55 defensive snaps over that span. He'll continue to cover kicks and punts in 2014.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
4 years ago

Panthers acquired S Colin Jones from the 49ers.

A sixth-round pick last season, Jones proved to be a valuable special teamer for the 49ers as a rookie, notching six tackles in 13 games. He'll serve the same role in Carolina.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
5 years ago

The 49ers have talked about moving S Colin Jones to wide receiver.

Jones was drafted in the sixth round last year to be a special teams ace. The Niners have a need for depth at receiver, but Jones isn't going to be the answer.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
5 years ago

49ers promoted S Colin Jones from their practice squad.

They'll need to waive a player in a corresponding move this week. Jones was the 49ers' sixth-round pick in April, drafted specifically to contribute on special teams. He won't be an option on defense.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
5 years ago

49ers waived S Colin Jones.

A sixth-round pick, the 49ers had hoped Jones would be able to contribute on special teams this season. He should be signed to the practice squad if he makes it through waivers.

Colin Jones
DB CAR (7)
5 years ago

49ers signed No. 190 overall pick S Colin Jones to a four-year contract.

A second team all-Mountain West last season, Jones burned up the track with a 4.34 forty at his pro day. The 49ers envision him as a special teams demon, so he'll have a shot to make the team even with the team's glut of safeties.