TJ Jones

Pos: WR // Height: 5-11 // Weight: 187 lbs // Class: 2014 // Hometown: Gainesville, GA (Gainesville HS)

TJ Jones

Bio

TJ Jones, or Tai-ler Jones as he went by during his recruitment, is the son of former Notre Dame DE Andre Jones. He enrolled early at Notre Dame in January 2010 and earned a starting role at wide receiver as a true freshman. Rocket Ismail is Jones’ godfather and Phillip Daniels, the father of 2011 recruit Davaris Daniels is his uncle.

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Shembo, Rees, Jackson Look to Shine at Shrine Bowl

Shembo, Rees, Jackson Look to Shine at Shrine Bowl

Notre Dame will have a trio of departing seniors looking to improve their NFL resumes on Saturday afternoon Saturday afternoon at the East West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Florida.  Prince Shembo, Tommy Rees, and Bennett Jackson will all be playing for the West team. Here’s a quick look at what each of the three [...]

Comments (9) // Published: January 18, 2014

Pinstripe Bowl - Notre Dame vs. Rutgers Key Matchups

Pinstripe Bowl – Notre Dame vs. Rutgers Key Matchups

Notre Dame didn’t have the season it hoped for but will have a chance to end it on a positive note versus Rutgers in the Pinstripe Bowl. The 8-4 Irish will travel to Yankee Stadium as the vastly more talented team as Rutgers struggled this season and is in a transition period with many changes being made in [...]

Comments (1) // Published: December 26, 2013

Shamrock Stickers - Notre Dame vs. Stanford '13

Shamrock Stickers – Notre Dame vs. Stanford ’13

Notre Dame’s frustrating 2013 regular season campaign came to an end on Saturday night with a 27-20 loss at the hands of Stanford. The Irish had opportunities to take down the physical Cardinal but were always kept at bay never stealing full momentum in the game. The lack of a successful run game forced the [...]

Comments (11) // Published: December 1, 2013

TJ Jones to go Undrafted?  Is Mel Kiper Crazy?

TJ Jones to go Undrafted? Is Mel Kiper Crazy?

Mel Kiper held a conference call with a number of Notre Dame media folks yesterday and in reading the stories from Blue & Gold and Comcast Sports Chicago, one thing jumped off the page at me.  Kiper is currently projecting TJ Jones as a late round pick if he gets draft at all. Has Kiper [...]

Comments (64) // Published: November 15, 2013

Notre Dame @ Pitt - Shamrock Stickers

Notre Dame @ Pitt – Shamrock Stickers

The Irish fell to 7-3 on the season after their upset loss to Pittsburgh Saturday night.  Notre Dame looked sloppy in all phases of the game, poor quarterback play, bizarre coaching decisions, and lackluster defense.  All these mistakes compounded by horrendous refereeing was too much for the Irish to overcome as they fell 28-21, meaning [...]

Comments (49) // Published: November 11, 2013

Notre Dame vs. Pitt - Key Matchups

Notre Dame vs. Pitt – Key Matchups

Notre Dame struggled mightily last week but survived against Navy and kept their BCS hopes alive.  The Irish are done with facing the option offense which is good for the defense as they can get back to normal assignments.  The offense will have more difficulty putting up points as they’ll be facing division one athletes [...]

Comments (0) // Published: November 6, 2013

Notre Dame - Navy: Shamrock Stickers

Notre Dame – Navy: Shamrock Stickers

It was far closer than it should have been but the Irish pulled out their fourth straight victory with a 38-34 triumph over Navy. The Midshipmen’s option attack gave the Irish massive problems as Navy could move the ball at will. The Irish offense made some mistakes but luckily was able to do just enough [...]

Comments (15) // Published: November 4, 2013

Notre Dame - Navy: 5 Things I Liked

Notre Dame – Navy: 5 Things I Liked

Notre Dame improved to 7-2 on the season with a much too close for comfortable victory over the Navy Midshipmen.  The Notre Dame defense was carved up for over 300 yards by the Navy ground game, but in the end came up with a stop to hang on for the victory. There was a lot [...]

Comments (30) // Published: November 3, 2013

Notre Dame vs. Navy - Key Matchups

Notre Dame vs. Navy – Key Matchups

The Notre Dame football program looks for its 7th win of the season this weekend against Navy. What matchups will be key in getting the W? Read more to find out....

Comments (9) // Published: October 30, 2013

Notre Dame vs. Air Force Shamrock Stickers

Notre Dame vs. Air Force Shamrock Stickers

Notre Dame secured bowl eligibility with its first resounding victory of the season, a 45-10 dismantling of Air Force.  The Irish were shorthanded with Louis Nix and Christian Lombard out but the next men in stepped up admirably.  Tommy Rees played by far his best game of the season and the Irish defense showed they [...]

Comments (2) // Published: October 27, 2013

Notre Dame vs. Arizona State: 5 Things I Liked

Notre Dame vs. Arizona State: 5 Things I Liked

Notre Dame looked sluggish early, but came on strong in the second half Saturday before holding on to a three point victory over #22 ranked Arizona State for their fourth win of the season. Before officially jumping into the five things I liked from Notre Dame’s 37-34 victory over Arizona State, it should go without [...]

Comments (52) // Published: October 6, 2013

Notre Dame @ Purdue '13: Key Matchups

Notre Dame @ Purdue ’13: Key Matchups

Notre Dame enters its game with in-state rival Purdue coming off a very poor performance versus Michigan.  The Irish turned the ball over, took costly penalties, and struggled defensively against the Wolverines.  The Irish need to play much better than they did in Ann Arbor in order to be successful and getting back on the [...]

Comments (10) // Published: September 12, 2013

Notre Dame @ Michigan '13 - Key Matchups

Notre Dame @ Michigan ’13 – Key Matchups

Notre Dame enters the second week of the season poised to endure one of the most instrumental games of its season versus Michigan.  The College Gameday crew will be present as the two top 20 teams clash.  The Irish will attempt to avoid a meltdown like the one they experienced in 2011’s visit to Ann [...]

Comments (5) // Published: September 5, 2013

TJ Jones Has Special Opener for Notre Dame

TJ Jones Has Special Opener for Notre Dame

Senior captain TJ Jones has an expanded role for Notre Dame this year.  He’s Tommy Rees’s go to option in the passing game taking the torch from Tyler Eifert and he’s added the responsibility of punt returning this year as well.  One game into the season and its so far, so good.  So very good [...]

Comments (3) // Published: September 2, 2013

Shamrock Stickers: Temple '13

Shamrock Stickers: Temple ’13

The Irish opened their 2013 season with a quality 28-6 win versus Temple.  As per usual in a season opener the Irish had some miscues but showed flashes of being an explosive offense as well as a defense that will be stout again.  Most members of the Irish looked good including the talented group of [...]

Comments (2) // Published: September 2, 2013

5 Things I Liked: Temple '13

5 Things I Liked: Temple ’13

There was plenty to be concerned about coming out of Notre Dame’s relatively easy 28-6 win to start the season yesterday, but at the same time, there was a lot to like and a lot to be excited about as well. Just as we did last year, we will be doing posts on the 5 [...]

Comments (15) // Published: September 1, 2013

Notre Dame vs. Temple '13: Key Matchups

Notre Dame vs. Temple ’13: Key Matchups

Notre Dame enters the 2013 season with the weight of high expectations justified by the team’s best season in two decades.  The Irish come off an undefeated regular season and loss in the national championship game to Alabama.  Despite key losses on both sides of the ball the Irish likely have their deepest team in [...]

Comments (4) // Published: August 28, 2013

#6 TJ Jones - 2013 Top 25 Notre Dame Football Players

#6 TJ Jones – 2013 Top 25 Notre Dame Football Players

We only have a few days left before kick-off and we only have a few players left to rank for the 2013 season.  After our #6 player, TJ Jones, we have five more players to profile and full intend on rolling out the top 5 before kick-off on Saturday. TJ Jones was a one-time Stanford [...]

Comments (2) // Published: August 27, 2013

TJ Jones, Zack Martin, Bennett Jackson 2013 Notre Dame Captains

TJ Jones, Zack Martin, Bennett Jackson 2013 Notre Dame Captains

At the end of last week, Brian Kelly named the captains for the 2013 Fighting Irish and the trio he and the coaching staff selected shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone.  Wide Receiver TJ Jones, cornerback Bennett Jackson, and offensive tackle Zack Martin – your 2013 Notre Dame football captains. All three captains for [...]

Comments (0) // Published: August 25, 2013

TJ Jones, Davaris Daniels Both Make Biletnikoff Watch

TJ Jones, Davaris Daniels Both Make Biletnikoff Watch

On the same day that Notre Dame added a future potential standout wide receiver with the commitment of Corey Holmes, a pair of current Notre Dame wide receivers, TJ Jones and Davaris Daniels, were honored by being placed on the 2013 Biletnikoff Award Watch as the summer watch list tour continues to roll on. We’ve written [...]

Comments (0) // Published: July 17, 2013

Ready for Prime Time '13: #4 TJ Jones

Ready for Prime Time ’13: #4 TJ Jones

TJ Jones made an immediate impact at Notre Dame as a true freshman in 2010.  After enrolling early for the spring semester, Jones earned a starting role during spring ball and ended up catching a touchdown pass in his first career game against Purdue.  A week later, Jones picked up his second career touchdown with [...]

Comments (9) // Published: June 20, 2013

Replacing Notre Dame’s Offensive Leadership

Replacing Notre Dame’s Offensive Leadership

Notre Dame’s offense didn’t gain the national attention its defense did during last season’s 12-1 campaign but was instrumental in returning the Irish to relevance in the national championship picture.  Several key members of the Irish offense will not be back for the 2013 season leaving leadership and production holes that must be filled for [...]

Comments (4) // Published: June 15, 2013

Post Spring ’13 - Notre Dame's New Year's Day Caliber Units

Post Spring ’13 – Notre Dame’s New Year’s Day Caliber Units

Last edition we rated the following as Bowl Caliber Units – (9) RB, (8) Safety, and (7) OL. There are three units that are New Year’s Day Bowl Caliber as we come out of Spring. (6) Wide Receivers Ah, Davaris Daniels. Since his arrival on campus, the upward arc of his increase in competence has [...]

Comments (3) // Published: April 23, 2013

Breaking Down Notre Dame's Wide Receiver Depth

Breaking Down Notre Dame’s Wide Receiver Depth

With the recent transfer of Davonte Neal and the injury to Amir Carlisle that cost the junior another spring practice, wide receiver depth has become a concern for Notre Dame heading into the 2013 season.  Notre Dame has numbers at the position, but do they have enough players ready to contribute this fall for the [...]

Comments (14) // Published: April 2, 2013

Shamrock Stickers: BCS Championship

Shamrock Stickers: BCS Championship

Notre Dame’s dream season ended in disaster in Miami as Alabama showed the Irish what championship football looks like. The Irish were thoroughly dominated from start to finish in every facet of the game by bigger, stronger, and faster athletes. Despite being humbled by the Crimson Tide, Notre Dame had an impressive season, and the following players were [...]

Comments (7) // Published: January 9, 2013


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