Josh Jones, a Safety with the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL), was born on September 20, 1994. In the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers selected him after he played college football for NC State.
Additionally, he has previously received playing opportunities from the Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars. Jones attended Southfield High School in Southfield, Michigan during his freshman and sophomore years.
For Utah State University, he has recorded 12 tackles, with his best 3.0 sack coming against the Wyoming Cowboys football team. He primarily plays for teams in the Mountain West Conference.
Manny began his career in 2017, appearing in 12 games and starting one of them with 35 tackles, 6.0 tackles for loss, and 2.0 sacks. After that, he became hurt and couldn’t play in the New Mexico Bowl.
Later on September 9, he made three solo tackles, including his first-ever tackle for a loss, and defeated Abilene Christian to win the game. On October 7, he had his greatest game of his short career against Utah State University, recording 4 tackles and 2.0 sacks.
Following that, on November 11, against Boise State University, he made 7 tackles and suffered one tackle loss in his brief career.
In 2018, Manny played 10 games and started 8 matches and took 16 tackles solo with total 34 tackles, 7.5 tackle loss, 2.0 sacks, 1 interception and 5 quarterback hurries. On August 25, Manny played against Hawaii and took 4 tackles, 1.5 tackles of loss and a quarterback.
Manny has a career high of 12 tackles against Utah State University in 2019. He participated in 15 straight games after that in 2020, recording 13 tackles and 5.5 sacks while doing so.
Who Are Manny Jones Siblings and Parents?
His father’s name is Stephen Jones and his mother’s name is Marliyn Jones. He has two younger siblings Titus and Caleb in the family. His mother Marliyn played basketball in college during her studies of nursing.