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Sunday, July 24, 2011

Colin Jones, San Francisco 49ers, 190th Pick, 6th Round, 2011 NFL Draft

Jones, Colin TCU 5114 201 4.39
Started 18 games in his career. In 2010 he flourished with 80 tackles and 11 1/2 tackles for loss. An ascending player who played strong safety in the TCU 4-2-5 defensive scheme. Nagging injuries hindered his consistency and growth in the secondary early in his career. A good athlete with rare speed. Needs to get stronger. Had a pick six interception against UNLV. A former all-state running back who was one of the top-100 sprinters in Texas. Will contribute on all special teams coverage units. Was productive as well at backing up at safety in 2007 and 2008. Has had chronic right hamstring problems. For complete report see Ourlads Guide to the NFL Draft.