Rotating image8
90   Aaron Jones III
Aaron Jones III

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Orlando, FL

High School:
Edgewater

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 285

Position:
DT


At Florida State: Redshirt sophomore listed third on the depth chart at defensive tackle behind Andre Fluellen and Letroy Guion...saw action in his first participating season last year and recorded three tackles...should see playing time as FSU coaches substitute regularly on defense.

Freshman Year (2005): Appeared in six of the Seminoles' 13 games in 2005 as a reserve on the defensive line...totaled three tackles on the season ...had a career-high two stops vs. The Citadel...other tackle came against Syracuse...saw playing time in the victory over Virginia Tech in the ACC Championship game...recorded three tackles in the spring game.

2004: Redshirted along with 14 others in his class.

High School: A five-star player by Rivals.com and the No. 10 rated defensive tackle in the nation...USA Today second-team defense All-American...regarded as the top defensive tackle in the state of Florida...earned all-league, all-area and all-state honors while racking up 80 tackles and five sacks his senior season...as a junior, he earned all-league, all-area and all-state honors...totaled 69 tackles, including 49 unassisted, 15 tackles for loss and 11 sacks...has been timed at 4.80 in the 40...was a starter for the East squad in the 2004 U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio, TX...picked FSU over Miami, Georgia and NC State.

Personal: A social science major...born November 21, 1985...his father, Aaron Sr., was a first round draft pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers and played nine seasons in the NFL...cousin, Brandon Meriweather, plays football for the Miami Hurricanes.

Shop Now

at the Official
Online Store

    Rotating image Multimedia Guide
    Printroom Photos Memorabilia
    FSU on YouTube