The Inexperienced Bay Packers had a major return on their funding once they chosen Aaron Jones within the sixth spherical of the 2017 NFL Draft. Inexperienced Bay is trying to double its winnings with Jones’ twin brother. The Packers will work out Alvin Jones, who’s the dual brother of Aaron, as soon as he clears COVID-19 protocol, per ESPN’s Rob Demovsky.
“I am glad he will get his alternative and get an opportunity to work out,” Jones mentioned. “I do know he’ll do no matter he must do and hopefully he is on the staff with me. I might like to have that. That’d be a real pleasure.”
Whereas Aaron Jones was dominating defenses at UTEP, Alvin Jones was the most effective defensive gamers in class historical past within the 4 years he performed for the Miners. Jones completed with 343 tackles in 4 seasons at UTEP, the second-most on the program since 2000. His 40 tackles for loss rank third in class historical past and his 15 sacks are fourth most in class historical past. Jones signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2018, however by no means performed a NFL sport. He was positioned on injured reserve twice in his first two seasons. The second time he was waived with an damage settlement.
Aaron Jones has emerged into the most effective working backs in soccer, speeding for two,634 yards and 32 speeding touchdowns in his 4 seasons with Inexperienced Bay. He additionally has recorded 99 catches for 837 yards and 6 touchdowns. Jones has 3,471 yards from scrimmage since his rookie yr (2017), which is 14th within the league at his place and his 32 speeding touchdowns are the third most within the league.
Whether or not Alvin Jones sticks round in Inexperienced Bay will likely be saved for a later date, however the Packers are giving him a shot at proving he belongs within the NFL — which labored out properly for Aaron.