October 1, 2023


The Patriots haven’t commented on Jones’s harm.

New England Patriots cornerback Jonathan Jones (31) on the sector previous to an NFL soccer sport between the Indianapolis Colts and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photograph/Michael Dwyer) AP Photograph/Michael Dwyer
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Patriots cornerback Jonathan Jones has missed follow for the final two weeks.

It’s due to an undisclosed harm, based on MassLive’s Karen Guerigian.

In accordance with Guerigian, the Patriots are being “cautious” with Jones’s restoration course of and anticipate him to be prepared for the Patriots’ season opener at Gillette Stadium on September tenth.

Jones is a key piece of the Patriots’ secondary and has spent a big a part of his coaching camp reverse rookie Christian Gonzalez on the skin at cornerback.

The eight-year veteran performed in 16 video games, made 69 tackles, and had 4 interceptions final season. He just lately re-signed with the Patriots on a two-year, $19 million deal.

The Patriots are thinner at cornerback with out Jones.

Second-year cornerback Jack Jones, who has proven some flashes of promise on the sector, can also be awaiting a possible trigger listening to regarding weapons costs that stemmed from a June arrest at Logan Airport. Marcus Jones and Myles Bryant, who’re each 5-foot-9 or shorter, primarily play within the slot. Shaun Wade, Quandre Mosely, and Isaiah Bolden have performed a mixed seven NFL video games.

The Patriots’ protection has reportedly been faring properly in joint practices with out Jones in Inexperienced Bay this week.

However, they’d a lot quite have him able to go when the season begins.