2017 NFL Draft

Chris Jones, DT

School: Bowling Green  |  Conference: MAC
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Brownsburg, IN
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 302 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
46334-
Career Notes
Has played in 50 straight games, making 44 consecutive starts ... is a three-time All-MAC performer ... has 157 career tackles, 28.0 sacks, 46.0 tackles for loss, six forced fumbles and five fumble recoveries.
2012 Season
MAC Defensive Player of the Year ... First-Team All-MAC ... team captian ... played in and started all 13 games ... recorded 42 tackles, 12.5 sacks, 19.0 tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... finished third in the country in sacks and tied for seventh in tackles for loss ... was named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week three times ... had five tackles, 1.5 sacks and 2.5 tackles for loss versus Idaho ... added four tackles, 2.0 sacks and 2.5 tackles for loss at Toledo ... recorded five tackles, 2.5 sacks and 3.5 tackles for loss in a win over Eastern Michigan ... had three tackles, 2.5 sacks, 2.5 tackles for loss and a 23-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown in a win versus Miami ... had a sack in eight straight games, including six straight ... recorded a tackle for loss in 10 of 12 games.
2011 Season
Earned First-Team All-MAC honors ... served as the team's co-captain ... was twice named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week after recording two sacks, a forced fumble and a safety in the win at Idaho and six tackles and three sacks in a win versus Temple ... played in and started all 12 games ...finished the year with 47 tackles, 14.0 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks and three forced fumbles ... was tied for the MAC lead in sacks ... his 8.5 sacks were fifth-most in BGSU history ... his 14 tackles for loss were tied for fourth in the conference ... had a tackle for loss in 10 of 12 games.
2010 Season
Played in and started all 12 games ... Third-Team All-MAC ... earned National Defensive Lineman of the Week after recording 3.5 sacks, 5.0 tackles for loss, six tackles and a fumble recovery in a win at Central Michigan ... that same week he was named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week and Rivals.com's MAC Player of the Week ... finished the year with 39 tackles, 11 tackles for loss and 6.0 sacks ... also forced a fumble and had two fumble recoveries ... had six tackles and 3.5 tackles for loss at Toledo ... had five tackles and two sacks versus Troy.
2009 Season
Played in all 13 games, making six starts ... finished the year with 29 total tackles ... recorded five total tackles against Ohio and had five stops versus Idaho in the Humanitarian Bowl ... recorded a sack at Marshall ... also recovered a fumble in a win at Miami.
High School
A 2009 graduate of Brownsburg High School ... coached by Brett Comer ... earned all-state honors as a senior, recording seven sacks and 10 tackles for loss ... was a member of the Metro Super Team ... team captain ... also lettered in track, where he made state in the shot put.
Personal
Christopher Dwightstone Jones ... born July 12, 1990 ... son of Beth and Jeff Jones ... has one brother and one sister ... majoring in exercise science.
 
 

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