Tommy Jones (defensive back)

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Tommy Jones
Position: Defensive back
Personal information
Born: (1971-01-25) January 25, 1971 (age 49)
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
College: Fresno State
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career Arena statistics
Tackles:169.5
Pass breakups:46
Interceptions:19
Receiving TDs:2
Fumble recoveries:4
Player stats at ArenaFan.com

Thomas Jones (born January 25, 1971) from Lemoore, California is a former American football defensive back who played six seasons in the Arena Football League with the Anaheim Piranhas and San Jose SaberCats. He played college football at California State University, Fresno. [1] He was also a member of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Amsterdam Admirals.

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References

  1. "Tommy Jones". arenafan.com. Retrieved January 2, 2015.