DT D.J. Jones on expectations for the season: 'The work will speak for itself'
Defensive tackle D.J. Jones talks about his goals for the season and what it's like playing alongside offseason addition Zach Allen.
Roasting the roaster: Looking back at draft profiles of Justin Simmons, Tim Patrick and D.J. Jones
We look back at what draft analysts wrote about Justin Simmons, Tim Patrick and D.J. Jones when the current Broncos were going through the draft process.
'They represent so many people': Broncos players unbox their custom shoes for 2022 My Cause My Cleats
In Week 13, Broncos players will don custom cleats that put the spotlight on a cause or organization that's particularly meaningful to them as part of the 2022 My Cause My Cleats campaign.
Let's Drive powered by Ford: Thanksgiving with the Joneses
On this episode of "Let's Drive" powered by Ford, defensive end Dre'Mont Jones and defensive tackle D.J. Jones discuss their favorite Thanksgiving foods, the team's mindset for the rest of the season and more.
The Broncos' top plays through the quarter mark of the 2022 season
Watch highlights of the Denver Broncos' best plays through four weeks of the 2022 NFL season.
D.J. Jones bats down Jimmy Garoppolo's pass for third-down pass breakup | Broncos vs. 49ers
Watch as defensive tackle D.J. Jones bats down 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's throw for a third-down pass breakup.
My Why: D.J. Jones details his journey to the Broncos and how the birth of his daughter changed his purpose
Defensive tackle D.J. Jones discusses his journey in the NFL, what it meant to join the Denver Broncos organization and who he is on the field. Jones also opens up about the birth of his daughter and how he now has a bigger purpose in life.
D.J. Jones on being game ready: 'You've got to prepare yourself for a battle'
Defensive tackle D.J. Jones talks about getting into the "Dark Side" mindset on the field, what he's seen from the rookies on the defensive line and his first two weeks as a new father.
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JONES AT A GLANCE:
- A sixth-year defensive tackle who has appeared in 61 career regular-season games (46 starts) and three postseason contests (all starts) with San Francisco from 2017-21.
- Totaled 126 tackles (92 solo), seven sacks (53.0 yds.), three passes defensed and three forced fumbles during his career.
- Tallied eight tackles (four solo) and one sack (13 yds.) in three postseason contests.
- Recorded the fifth-most tackles for loss (17) among all defensive tackles from 2020-21.
- Started all 17 games for the 49ers in 2021, posting a career-high 56 tackles (40 solo), two sacks (20 yds.), one pass defensed and career-high two forced fumbles.
- Opened all 14 games in 2020, nabbing 20 tackles (14 solo), career-high three sacks (16 yds.) and one pass defensed.
- Registered 23 tackles (19 solo), two sacks (17 yds.), and one forced fumble in 11 games played (all starts) in 2019.
- Played 10 games (4 starts) in 2018, collecting 17 tackles (11 solo).
- Appeared in nine games during his rookie season (2017) and totaled 10 tackles (8 solo) and one pass defensed for San Francisco.
- Started 15-of-25 games played at the University of Mississippi (2015-16), registering 70 tackles (34 solo), six sacks (33 yds.), one interception, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
- Signed by the Broncos as an unrestricted free agent (S.F.) on March 16, 2022.
- Selected by the 49ers in the sixth round (198th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Broncos vs. Cardinals injury updates: DT D.J. Jones ruled out with concussion
Jones was one of the defensive starters for the Broncos' preseason opener.
Mile High Morning: CBS Sports identifies Broncos' most underappreciated player
The work in the trenches is never easy — and NFL linemen rarely get the recognition they deserve.
Injury Report: DT D.J. Jones among Broncos ruled out for season finale vs. Chargers
Wide receiver Kendall Hinton (chest/foot) and tackle Calvin Anderson (ankle) were also ruled out after not practicing this week.
Injury Report: DT D.J. Jones does not practice Thursday with shoulder injury
Additionally, kicker Brandon McManus was a limited participant after not practicing Wednesday due to a quad injury.
#LVvsDEN live injury updates: DE Jonathan Harris and RB Chase Edmonds ruled out vs. Raiders
Additionally, defensive tackle D.J. Jones returned to the game after suffering a hand injury.
Under the Headset: An interview with Defensive Line Coach Marcus Dixon
Dixon explains how his group's "The Dark Side" moniker came to be and more.
Player Q&A: DeShawn Williams reflects on playing in the NFL with his high school teammate and more
Williams also shares a peek into what life was like as he was cut 11 times in six years and what it was like being able to move past that.
Injury Report: D.J. Jones, Dalton Risner questionable for Week 4 matchup vs. Raiders
D.J. Jones has cleared the NFL's concussion protocol, but the Broncos will continue to monitor him ahead of Sunday's game.
#SFvsDEN live injury updates: OLB Baron Browning, DT D.J. Jones questionable to return
Browning suffered a knee injury, while Jones experienced a head injury.
'He's eager to get this win': D.J. Jones is locked in as he prepares to face his former team
"We've got to bring our A-game," Jones said.
Mile High Morning: D.J. Jones and his dad sample Big Dave's barbecue sauces at Taste of the Broncos presented by King Soopers
"I couldn't wait to get here, and just love spending time with my son," Big Dave said.
Broncos Notebook: How the Broncos are preparing for Seattle's crowd noise, and why Montrell Washington is ready for his regular-season debut
When Denver's offense is on the field, Seattle fans will be at their loudest, hoping to disrupt the lines of communication that run from quarterback Russell Wilson to the receivers split out wide.
Backfields beware: D.J. Jones and Dre'Mont Jones are ready to dominate on the defensive line
"I've told [Dre'Mont] over and over again, we're going to make a lot of plays in the backfield if we both attack," D.J. Jones said.
Broncos Notebook: Why a Week 1 focus could keep Denver's starters out of preseason games
Plus, D.J. Jones explains the defensive line's moniker and Jerry Jeudy explains what it's like to face Pat Surtain II.
'She's my purpose': After the birth of his daughter, D.J. Jones returns to training camp with a new mindset
Defensive tackle D.J. Jones welcomed his first child on Thursday, and he looks to bring that dad strength to the field.
Broncos Camp Questions: How will the defensive line shape up?
In 2021, despite boasting the league's third-ranked scoring unit, it was clear Denver's defense needed help up front.
'Just be a wrecking ball': New Broncos DL D.J. Jones looking to 'dominate' in Denver
"I feel like I made a mark in San Francisco, but I think it's time to bring that here," Jones said. "Help this community, help this team. I'm here to do whatever they need me to do."