#6 Tony Jones Jr / Running Back

  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 220
  • Hometown: St. Petersburg FL
  • School: IMG Academy
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 325
  • Positional Ranking: 14

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s Yearly Clash with Navy’s Triple Option

With three games remaining in the 2019 regular season, the Fighting Irish are seeking to close with a flourish and compete in a major bowl game. The first chance to improve on their 7-2 record comes this Saturday when they ...

Matchups to Watch As Notre Dame Tries to Get Back on Track vs. Virginia Tech

Trying to pick up the pieces after watching their hopes of a college football playoff berth disappear for good in 2019, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish now enter the month of November for the first of their final five regular-season ...

Notre Dame Trio Proving Everyone Wrong in 2019

One of the most positive surprising developments for Notre Dame in 2019 is the development of a trio of players who many – myself included – wrote off at the beginning of the year proving everyone wrong and playing vital ...

5 Things I Liked In Notre Dame’s Latest Conquest of Troy

Notre Dame improved to 5-1 on the season yesterday with a 30-27 win over archrival USC. The Trojans limped into town with two losses already, but that didn’t stop them from running their mouths during the week.  The Irish ultimately ...

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s Yearly Showdown with USC

After coasting to an easy 52-0 rout of Bowling Green to improve their season record to 4-1, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will face a stiffer challenge as they stay home to renew a rivalry that dates back nearly a ...

Matchups to Watch As Notre Dame Hopes to Boat Race Bowling Green

After two stiff challenges in a row, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish now face what should be a breather for the next date on the 2019 schedule. They host the Bowling Green Falcons, who are coming off a bye week ...

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s Defensive Outburst Against Virginia

Notre Dame went old-school in beating up on Virginia on Saturday.  The Irish defense swarmed Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins and harassed the talented dual-threat signal-caller into mistake after mistake en route to a 35-20 victory over the 18th ranked team ...
Notre Dame RB Tony Jones Jr Touchdown Celebration

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Goes Old School in Beating Virginia

Despite some early fears that a post-Georgia hangover might be evident, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish managed to shake off a bumpy start and get back in the win column with a 35-20 home victory against the Virginia Cavaliers. The ...

Matchups Notre Dame Has to Win To Get Back on Track vs. Virginia

Another first for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish arrives on Saturday afternoon when they welcome the Virginia Cavaliers to the Golden Dome for the first time ever. These two teams have faced off on two other occasions, though the most ...
Drew White Notre Dame LB

Matchups Notre Dame Needs to Win to Beat Georgia

The 2019 Notre Dame football season has thus far seen the Irish face a pair of weak opponents, picking up two victories amid some early concerns in the process. That ability to shake off a slow start won’t be available ...

Key Matchups for Notre Dame in Week 2 vs. New Mexico

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish get the home portion of their 2019 schedule underway with a game that really shouldn’t be much of a challenge with their opponent being the New Mexico Lobos. Unfortunately, former Notre Dame coach Bob Davie ...

Notre Dame Football Players of the Week: Louisville

At times over the last 6-7 years, we’ve had various players of the week columns here.  There was the Shamrock Stickers at one point.  Then we did the “Four Horsemen of the Week.”  None of those names were necessarily great, ...

Immediate Overreactions from Notre Dame’s Underwhelming 2019 Opener

Notre Dame opened its 2019 season on Monday night with a somewhat underwhelming 35-17 win over Louisville.  The final score wasn’t that far off what many predicted, but how it was achieved left a lot to be desired – especially ...

2019 Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Post Camp Edition

The 2019 Notre Dame football team has broken fall camp and is now in full preparation for their first opponent. The Irish held their annual media day on Wednesday with all of the Irish coaches taking their turn at the ...

Immediate Regrets from My Top 25 Notre Dame Players Ballot

Recently the UHND staff put out our preseason top 25 for the Notre Dame football roster. It’s a popular thing in Notre Dame circles, and these things are always fun to debate. The pitfall of a preseason top 25 though ...