NFL Tar Heels Returning to UNC this Weekend
|Hometown:||Roanoke Rapids, NC|
|High School:||Roanoke Rapids|
|Born:||December 13, 1994 (24)|
|Pro Team:||Seattle Seahawks (NFL)|
The UNC football program will host a large group of NFL Tar Heels this weekend as part of a larger outreach effort by coach Mack...Thursday February 21, 2019
Ex-Tar Heels bummed by Fedora’s demise
News of North Carolina coach Larry Fedora’s firing didn’t surprise some of his former players but it saddened them. “I’m kind of heartbroken to see...Tuesday November 27, 2018
Video: Nazair Jones - Coach Fedora was one of the only guys who believed in me
Roanoke Rapids native, former North Carolna defensive tackle, and current Seattle Seahawk Nazair Jones said he was a bit heartbroken to hear Sunday morning's decision...
Tuesday November 27, 2018
Bye week gives Nazair Jones a chance for homecoming
Homecomings for Nazair Jones are few with him in Seattle where he plays for the Seahawks. With his team on a bye this week Jones,...
Monday October 22, 2018
19 Tar Heels Named to NFL 53-Man Rosters
Saturday was the deadline for NFL teams to cut their rosters down to 53 players for the opening week of the season. 19 Tar Heels...
Sunday September 2, 2018
Naz Jones knows the pressure is on for Seahawks’ D-line
Second-year defensive tackle Nazair Jones will be one of the most important players on the Seahawks’ young defensive line. He’s not ready to call himself...
Monday August 6, 2018
Meet a Seahawk: Three questions with defensive tackle Nazair Jones
Nazair Jones is a busy man. This offseason, the second-year defensive tackle went back to the University of North Carolina to continue working towards a...Wednesday August 1, 2018
Seattle Seahawks Place Nazair Jones on Injured Reserve
The Seattle Seahawks confirmed Saturday that the team has placed Nazair Jones on Injured Reserve. The rookie defensive tackle hasn’t practiced since Week 13 and...
Sunday December 31, 2017
Recap: Former UNC Players in the NFL - Week Eight
Zach Brown (Washington Redskins) had 11 tackles in the Redskins 17-14 victory over the Seattle Seahawks. He also had one sack and three quarterback hits...
Monday November 6, 2017
Nazair Jones got a notable interception (and a black eye) on first career snap
Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive tackle Nazair Jones didn't end up with the football from his interception of Aaron Rodgers on Sunday. He got a much...
Thursday September 14, 2017