2012 Michigan Football Roster
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Tackles: 2, twice (last vs. Purdue, Oct. 29, 2011)
Solos: 2, twice (last vs. Purdue, Oct. 29, 2011)
Asst: 1, three times (last vs. Minnesota, Oct. 1, 2011)
At Michigan ... has appeared in 29 games on special teams and as a reserve linebacker.
Senior/Junior (2012) ...appeared in 13 games on special teams and one as a reserve linebacker.
Junior/Sophomore (2011) ... Sugar Bowl champion ... earned second varsity letter ... appeared in eight games; played in six games as a reserve linebacker and five games on special teams ... PURDUE (Oct. 29) ... matched career high for total tackles and solo tackles with two solo stops.
Sophomore (2010) ... redshirted ... appeared in two games ... played linebacker and special teams vs. Connecticut (Sept. 4) ... assisted on one special teams tackle at Notre Dame (Sept. 11) ... suffered a leg injury that caused him to miss the rest of the season.
Freshman (2009) ... earned first varsity letter ... played in seven games ... made collegiate debut on special teams vs. Indiana (Sept. 26), making two solo tackles ... played special teams at Michigan State (Oct. 3) and Iowa (Oct. 10) ... earned playing time on special teams vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17) and Penn State (Oct. 24) ... recorded an assisted tackle on special teams at Illinois (Oct. 31) ... contributed on special teams vs. Purdue (Nov. 7).
Prep ... attended the Edgewater High School (Dec. 2008) coached by Bill Gierke ... played safety, linebacker and running back ... ran 40-yard dash in 4.5 seconds and recorded a 36-inch vertical leap ... Key Statistics... posted 116 tackles and 12 sacks during his career ... made 60 tackles, four sacks and blocked two kicks during senior year ... registered 56 tackles, eight sacks and four caused fumbles despite playing just five games as a junior ... Honors and Rankings... three-star prospect and the nation's No. 25 safety according to Rivals.com ... rated as the No. 70 overall player in the state of Florida by Rivals.com ... All-Southeast region selection by Prep Star ... three-star prospect and the nation's No. 49 safety according to scout.com ... listed as the 96th overall prospect in the state of Florida by SuperPrep ... Other Sports... jumped 22 feet in the long jump ... ran 200m in 22.0 seconds.
Personal ... Michael Pierre Jones was born July 31, 1990 ... father, Aaron Jones Sr., played in the NFL with the New England Patriots, Miami Dolphins and Pittsburgh Steelers as a defensive end and linebacker ... father was No. 18 overall pick of the 1988 NFL Draft out of Eastern Kentucky ... brother, Aaron, played football at Florida State (2004-06) and Eastern Kentucky (2007-08) ... sister, Ciara, is a senior on the Marquette volleyball team ... from same high school as former U-M wide receiver Greg Mathews ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in general studies.
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