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Jets Release WR Dwight Jones
The New York Jets have released backup wide receiver Dwight Jones. Jones was signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent in 2012,...

After death of son, Dwight Jones completes painful journey back to NFL
Once the workout, before Jets’ executives and coaches in the club’s practice facility, had concluded, Dwight Jones said he walked into a bathroom, dropped to...

Dwight Jones Signed to New York Jets Practice Squad
A new member of the practice squad joined the New York Jets on Wednesday: wide receiver Dwight Jones, who went undrafted out of North Carolina...

Dwight Jones works out for Dallas Cowboys
The Cowboys players have the day off on Tuesday but it’s always been a good day for the staff to evaluate free agents who could...

2013 Season Preview: Wide Receivers and Tight Ends
Quinshad Davis has a chance to follow Hakeem Nicks and Dwight Jones as the next great Tar Heel wide receiver. Consider his numbers from last...

Receiving Opportunity
The Tar Heels lost one of the program's best to graduation in Dwight Jones, and during the first week of training camp sophomore T.J. Thorpe...

Former UNC star Dwight Jones' career comes to bizarre end
When the news broke that Dwight Jones, who finished his college career at UNC last fall, reportedly walked away from a shot at making the...

Dwight Jones tells Texans he no longer wants to play football
The Houston Texans returned for their fourth day of organized team activities Tuesday without wide receiver Dwight Jones. Jones, an undrafted rookie out of North...

Motivated by draft snub, Dwight Jones prepares for NFL chance
The sweat dripping from his beard and the motivation quietly burning off his body, Dwight Jones wants you to understand a few things about who...

Four More Heels Rumored To Be Heading To NFL
Unconfirmed sources named four players as undrafted free agents heading to the NFL, at least for the time being: wide receiver Dwight Jones to the...

UNC, Duke shut out on Day 3 of 2012 NFL Draft
Eight area players — but none from Duke or North Carolina — were chosen in rounds four through seven of the NFL Draft in New...

Dwight Jones, Ebele Okakpu sit out UNC pro day
The birthday bash that briefly cost University of North Carolina wide receiver Dwight Jones his eligibility also means he sat out Tuesday when the rest...

Former Tar Heels in the NFL Combine
UNC is well-represented at the NFL Combine, as Dwight Jones, Quinton Coples, and Zach Brown, among others, were all invited to participate. The Combine began...

2012 UNC class adds to NFL legacy
The fact that cornerback Charles Brown, linebacker Zach Brown, defensive end Quinton Coples, wide receiver Dwight Jones, defensive end Donte Paige-Moss and defensive tackle Tydreke...

UNC, State, Wake well-represented at NFL Combine
Of the more than 300 players that have been invited to the NFL’s pre-draft Combine in Indianapolis, 44 are from ACC schools. Among them are...

Six Tar Heels to attend NFL Combine
Six former UNC football players will participate in the 2012 NFL Draft Combine to be held February 22-28th at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis...

Coples, Brown lead next group of Tar Heels going pro
The pipeline from Chapel Hill to the NFL is alive and well, and evident at this year's Senior Bowl in the form of four Tar...

Senior Bowl: Stock down for UNC's Dwight Jones
The latest notes from ESPN's Scouts Inc. crew featured two former North Carolina players, receiver Dwight Jones, and linebacker Zach Brown, as both struggled on...

UNC players shine on Day 1 at Senior Bowl
Former North Carolina defensive end Quinton Coples and receiver Dwight Jones were among several players who stood out on Monday, which was Day 1 of...

Senior Bowl Selects Four Tar Heels
North Carolina will send an ACC-best four players to the 2012 Senior Bowl. Defensive end Quinton Coples, defensive tackle Tydreke Powell, linebacker Zach Brown and...

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