AFC West Standings

Team Div Overall
5-1-0 12-5-0
3-3-0 10-7-0
3-3-0 9-8-0
1-5-0 7-10-0

2021 Defensive

STATS CMB
Total Tackles
SCK
Sacks
FUM
Forced Fumbles
INT
Interceptions
TD
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
Regular Season 31 5.5 1 0 0

Top Dre'Mont Jones News

  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Finishes season with 31 tackles

    Jones finished the 2021 season with 31 tackles (18 solo), 5.5 sacks and one fumble recovery.

    Jones had a strong 2021 campaign, as his 5.5 sacks were the second-most of any Broncos defender behind fellow defensive end Shelby Harris. The 25-year-old appeared in 16 games this season and is developing into an impact player in Denver. Jones will enter the final year of his rookie contract in 2022, so the 6-foot-3, 281-pounder will look to have another great season before becoming a free agent in 2023.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Questionable for Sunday

    Jones (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

    Jones was questionable with the foot injury heading into Week 16 before ultimately playing 29 snaps. He put in limited sessions in every practice during the week and looks likely to suit up in Week 17.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Ready to return

    Jones (foot) will play Sunday against the Raiders, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

    Jones missed last Sunday's contest against the Bengals, but the Broncos' sack leader will return Sunday. He should draw the start as usual on the edge of the Broncos' defensive line.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Sitting Sunday

    Jones (foot) is inactive Sunday against the Bengals, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

    Jones was considered doubtful coming into Sunday after not being able to practice all week. His absence will be a blow to the Broncos' pass rush, and Shamar Stephen will likely be asked to step up and supplement Jones' production.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Doubtful for Sunday

    Jones (foot) is doubtful for Sunday against the Bengals, Ryan O'Halloran of The Denver Post reports.

    Jones hasn't been able to log a practice of any capacity all week. With 5.5 sacks over his last six games, Jones' potential absence would be a blow to the Broncos' defensive line. Shamar Stephen would likely be the beneficiary of an increased workload if Jones were unable to suit up.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Active for Week 4

    Jones (calf) is active for Sunday's contest against the Ravens.

    After being a full participant in practice to start the week, Jones landed on the injury report Friday. The 24-year-old defensive end has played 30-plus defensive snaps in all three games this season, but it's unclear if he will be on a snap limit due to the calf injury.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Lands on injury report

    Jones (calf) is considered questionable for Sunday's tilt against the Ravens, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports.

    Jones was not present on the team's injury report prior to Friday, as he was a full participant at practice all week. However, he appears to have tweaked something in his calf. Shamar Stephen would likely be in line to replace him at defensive end if he ends up being unable to suit up.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Does well in first season starting

    Jones finished the 2020 campaign with 41 tackles, 6.5 sacks and two passes defensed. 

    The addition of Jurrell Casey was supposed to squeeze the sophomore out of the starting lineup, but Casey went down for the season in Week 2 after suffering a biceps injury. Jones thereafter showed why the team had faith in him heading into the season, finishing third on the team with 6.5 sacks. A Vic Fangio favorite, Jones is likely to start along the defensive line in 2021 as the team figures to bring back only one of Casey and Shelby Harris.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Sack on Sunday

    Jones recorded three tackles (two solo) and a sack across 41 defensive snaps in Sunday's loss to the Chargers.

    Jones now has five sacks on the season, the third-highest total on the Broncos this season. Over the past four weeks, he has played in 67 percent of the defensive snaps, the highest total of any defensive end in Denver.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Rings up career-high nine stops

    Jones made nine tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 31-3 loss to the Saints.

    Jones continues to establish himself as the team's starting defensive end, as he has registered a 58 percent snap share or better in six straight games. The Ohio State product has totaled 24 tackles and three sacks in that stretch, and he came through with a career high in stops in Week 12.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Picks up sack against Dolphins

    Jones recorded three tackles and a sack during Sunday's 20-13 win over Miami.

    The sack was Jones' second in his last three games, as the Broncos swarmed Tua Tagovailoa for six total sacks. Jones has made the most of his increased opportunities with both Jurrell Casey (biceps) and Shelby Harris (COVID-19) out of the lineup. Harris may return Sunday against the Saints, which should help prevent the Saints from keying in on the sophomore lineman. New Orleans ranks 11th in the league in 2020, surrendering 16 sacks thus far this season.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Records sack against Atlanta

    Jones posted two solo tackles, a sack and a pass breakup in Sunday's 34-27 loss to the Falcons.

    Since returning from a knee injury in Week 7, Jones has posted two sacks in three games. His fantasy floor is negligible with just seven tackles in that stretch, but the 2019 third-round pick is handling reps as the starting defensive end and is developing as a pass rusher.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Lifted from IR

    The Broncos activated Jones (knee) from injured reserve Saturday, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.

    Jones was handed a 4-to-6 week timeline after suffering a PCL strain in the Week 2 loss to Pittsburgh, and he'll make his return to the lineup Sunday against the Chiefs. During his stint on IR, Jurrell Casey (biceps) was ruled out for the season, so Jones could return to an expanded role at defensive end. The 2019 third-rounder posted four tackles and played 58 defensive snaps through the first two games of the year.

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  • Broncos' Dre'Mont Jones: Slated to return from IR

    Jones (knee) is expected to return to practice Wednesday, indicating the beginning of his 21-day window to be activated from IR, Kyle Newman of The Denver Post reports.

    Jones has been sidelined since suffering a knee injury in Week 2 against the Steelers. He was handed a 4-to-6 week timeline, so his return to the lineup this Sunday against the Chiefs would line up. Jurrell Casey (biceps) was ruled out for the season a few weeks ago, so Jones is slated to secure a starting defensive end job upon return to the lineup.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 281 lbs
Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
Age: 25
School: Ohio State
Experience: 3