Byron American football cornerback Philip Jones is a member of the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League at the moment. Jones was a September 26, 1992, baby.
In the 2015 NFL Draft, the Dallas Cowboys selected him with their first-round choice after he had a strong performance at the combine. He now holds the unofficial standing long jump world record, which is 12 feet 3 inches (3.73 meters).
He set a new record in the broad jump at the NFL combine with a leap of 12.3 feet. Jude Kelly served as Jones’ coach at St. Paul Catholic High School in Bristol, Connecticut. Jones participated in basketball.
He was honoured as a member of the Class MM All-State and All-Naugatuck Valley teams as a senior football captain. He received a two out of five-star rating from Rivals.com.
Jones played cornerback and safety for the Huskies’ defense at the University of Connecticut. He recorded 51 tackles as a rookie, placing him sixth on the team.
He also recovered one fumble, had two interceptions and deflected four passes. He returned a fumble against South Florida and scored the touchdown that ended up being the game-winning point.
He finished his career with 223 tackles, 8 interceptions, and 2 touchdowns after four years in college.
How Old Is Byron Jones?
Byron Philip, who plays cornerback for the American football team, was born on September 26, 1992, in New Britain, Connecticut, in the United States. He will be 30 years old later this year.