Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Too Tall Jones

Too Tall Jones

Edward Lee Jones

Position: DE
Height: 6-9    Weight: 271 lbs.

Born: February 23, 1951 in Jackson, TN
High School: Central Merry
College: Tennessee St.   (school history)
Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1974 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 94 (181st overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

72

All-Pro

Fan EloRater

Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #323. Brian Dawkins… #324. Jason Taylor… #325. Kevin Williams… #326. TOO TALL JONES… #327. John David Crow… #328. London Fletcher… #329. Del Shofner… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1974 23 DAL 72 14 3
1975 24 DAL LDE 72 14 14 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
1976 25 DAL LDE 72 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 8
1977 26 DAL LDE 72 14 14 7
1978 27 DAL LDE 72 16 16 8
1980 29 DAL LDE 72 16 16 0 0 3 0 0 8
1981* 30 DAL LDE 72 16 16 0 0 3 0 0 14
1982*+ 31 DAL LDE 72 9 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.0 18
1983* 32 DAL LDE 72 16 16 1 12 0 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 7.0 12
1984 33 DAL LDE 72 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 8.0 9
1985 34 DAL LDE 72 16 16 13.0 8
1986 35 DAL LDE 72 16 16 0 0 3 0 0 5.5 9
1987 36 DAL LDE 72 15 14 0 0 1 0 0 10.0 7
1988 37 DAL LDE 72 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 7.0 7
1989 38 DAL LDE 72 16 10 1.0 4
Career 224 203 3 14 0 12 0 0 0 19 0 0 57.5 129

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1975 24 DAL LDE 3 3 2.5
1976 25 DAL LDE 1 1 1.0
1977 ❍ 26 DAL LDE 3 3 2.0
1978 27 DAL LDE 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 2.0
1980 29 DAL LDE 3 3 0.5
1981* 30 DAL LDE 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.0
1982*+ 31 DAL LDE 3 3 1.0
1983* 32 DAL LDE 1 1 1.0
1985 34 DAL LDE 1 1 1.0
Career 20 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 12.0

Similar Players

NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Doug Betters, Claude Humphrey*, Tony Cline, Dave Browning, Vince Wilfork, Carl Hairston, Larry Brooks, Joel Steed, Fred Cook, Larry Cole
4 Doug Betters, Leroy Jones, Claude Humphrey*, Tony Cline, Dave Browning, Chris Long, Chris Canty, Raheem Brock, Carl Hairston, Larry Brooks
5 Reggie Camp, Doug Betters, Burt Grossman, Ray Edwards, Chris Long, David Logan, Jim Flanigan, Horace Jones, Larry Cole, Leroy Jones
6 Reggie Camp, Burt Grossman, Henry Ford, Tony Cline, Jim Lee Hunt, Paul Smith, Paul Rochester, Chris Kelsay, Horace Jones, Mike Mamula
7 Ray Edwards, D'Marco Farr, Chris Kelsay, Roy Barker, Chidi Ahanotu, Jim Flanigan, Chris Long, Ron Carpenter, Matt Brock, Henry Ford
8 Gerard Warren, Lee Williams, Walter Johnson, Patrick Kerney, Travis Hall, Tony Tolbert, Rob Burnett, Claude Humphrey*, Aaron Schobel, Kyle Williams
9 Patrick Kerney, Jevon Kearse, Charlie Johnson, Greg Ellis, Clyde Simmons, Jeff Cross, Justin Tuck, Bill Maas, Mario Williams, Cornelius Griffin
10 Patrick Kerney, Michael Carter, Dana Stubblefield, Charles Mann, Chester McGlockton, Gary Larsen, Greg Ellis, Marcus Stroud, Joe Klecko, Clyde Simmons
11 Dana Stubblefield, Charles Mann, Patrick Kerney, Chester McGlockton, Roger Brown, Clyde Simmons, Justin Smith, Keith Hamilton, Vince Wilfork, Simeon Rice
12 Charles Mann, Dana Stubblefield, Rubin Carter, Clyde Simmons, Chester McGlockton, Patrick Kerney, Rob Burnett, Simeon Rice, L.C. Greenwood, Jim Marshall
13 Clyde Simmons, Neil Smith, Buck Buchanan*, Jim Marshall, L.C. Greenwood, Simeon Rice, Charles Mann, Rubin Carter, Dana Stubblefield, Rob Burnett
14 Buck Buchanan*, Jim Marshall, Clyde Simmons, Lyle Alzado, Ted Washington, Deacon Jones*, Neil Smith, Justin Smith, Jacob Green, L.C. Greenwood
15 Jim Marshall, Buck Buchanan*, Justin Smith, Clyde Simmons, Lyle Alzado, Ted Washington, Deacon Jones*, Ron McDole, Dave Butz, Neil Smith
Career Buck Buchanan*, Justin Smith, Ted Washington, Dave Butz, Lyle Alzado, Clyde Simmons, Jim Marshall, Deacon Jones*, Ron McDole, Henry Thomas

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams