Jaylon Jones

Jaylon  Jones


Allen, Texas

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 186




Combination of Veteran Players, Fresh Faces Ready to Ring in a New Era

Ole Miss Kicks Off the Season Sept. 1 vs. Texas Tech


Postgame Quotes vs. Arkansas

Arkansas 38, Ole Miss 37


LSU Postgame Notes

LSU 40, Ole Miss 24


Brown's Career Day Leads Rebels Over South Alabama

Sophomore Breaks School Record with 233 Yards Receiving




 • 2016 Freshman All-America First Team (Rivals, PFF)
 • 2016 Freshman All-America Second Team (Athlon, Campus Insiders, PFF)
 • 2016 Freshman All-SEC (Coaches, Athlon, Gridiron Now)

2017 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 12 games, making six starts, as a defensive back and kickoff returner ... Ranked third in the SEC and 19th nationally with 775 kickoff return yards ... Also ranked third in the SEC in yards per return (25.0) ... Had a big season opener vs. South Alabama (9/2/17): Made four stops on defense, all solo ... Returned a kickoff 97 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter, the first since Jaylen Walton had one in 2012 ... vs. UT Martin (9/9/17): Credited with two tackles ... Returned two kickoffs for a total of 54 yards, including a long of 37 ... at Cal (9/16/17): Made one tackle and returned three kicks for a combined 72 yards ... Had one tackle and a pass breakup at Alabama (9/30/17) ... Made two tackles at No. 12 Auburn (10/7/17), including his first-ever TFL, and also had two kick returns ... vs. Vanderbilt (10/14/17): Finished with four tackles, including one TFL, and forced a fumble, had a pass breakup and QBH ... vs. LSU (10/21/17): Made his second start at FS and tied his career high with six tackles (5 solo) ... Returned a career-high six kickoffs for 194 total yards, including a long return of 56 yards ... vs. Arkansas (10/28/17): Made two tackles and had one QBH ... at Kentucky (11/4/17): Had four tackles including three solo stops ... Also returned one kick for 26 yards ... Made one tackle in the win over Louisiana (11/11/17), and also had one kick return for 20 yards ... Had four tackles and one pass breakup against Texas A&M (11/18/17), and also returned one kickoff for 26 yards ... Saw the field as a backup defensive back at Mississippi State (11/23/17): Registered three total stops, one solo.

2016 (FRESHMAN): Freshman All-America first team (PFF, Rivals), second team (Athlon, Campus Insiders) ... Freshman All-SEC (Coaches, Athlon, Gridiron Now) ... Played in every game with one start at cornerback ... Tied for second on team and ranked third among SEC freshmen with five passes defended ... Also totaled 26 tackles, a forced fumble and fumble recovery ... Earned first letter ... vs. #4 Florida State (9/5/16): Saw action at cornerback and on special teams in his college debut, making two tackles (one solo) and breaking up a pass ... vs. #1 Alabama (9/17/16): Posted two solo stops ... vs. #11 Georgia (9/24/16): Made six tackles (four solo), forced a fumble and broke up a pass ... vs. Memphis (10/1/16): Made one tackle and broke up a pass ... at #22 Arkansas (10/15/16): Registered two tackles ... at #23 LSU (10/22/16): Made three tackles and recovered a fumble ... vs. #15 Auburn (10/29/16): Made one tackle ... vs. Georgia Southern (11/5/16): Made one tackle ... at #8 Texas A&M (11/12/16): Made two solo stops and broke up a pair of passes ... at Vanderbilt (11/19/16): Made first career start and tallied six tackles (five solo) ... Member of the 2016 signing class.

HIGH SCHOOL: Rated a 4-star prospect by Rivals, Scout and ESPN ... Rated the nation's ninth-best cornerback by Scout ... Listed as the No. 11 safety in the nation according to ESPN and No. 19 according to Rivals ... Ranked the No. 125 overall prospect according to Scout and ranked No. 206 on the ESPN 300 list ... Named first team All-State by USA Today after racking up 61 tackles, 11 pass breakups and an interception as a senior ... Also tabbed all-county, all-area (Dallas Morning News) and all-district ... Named Allen High School's Team MVP ... Helped Allen to three straight state title appearances, winning back-to-back titles in 2013 and 2014 ... Returned an interception 100 yards against Austin Westlake in the 6A state semifinals ... Coached in high school by Tom Westerberg ... High school teammate of fellow Rebel Greg Little.

PERSONAL: Son of Crystal Walker, Robert Walker and Diedralee Hall ... Full name is Jaylon Terrell Jones ... Born: Oct. 14, 1997 ... Recreation administration major.





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