- Height / Weight
- 6'5" / 265 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- February 27, 1990 (28)
- 7th Season
- 2012 / Rd. 1 / Pk. 21 (NE)
Arizona Cardinals defensive end Chandler Jones is looking to make the switch from outside linebacker for the 2018 season. Jones was an All-Pro selection in 2017 and was a dominant edge presence for the Cardinals. With a new defensive scheme and head coach in Steve Wilks, Jones will hope to have an even better season than he did last year. With improvements in all phases of the defense and a new scheme, keep an eye on the Cardinals D/ST as a high-upside streaming option during the 2018 season.
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones agreed to a five-year, $83 million deal with the team Thursday. He'll receive $16.5 million per season and has $53 million in guarantees. Jones has developed into a top-three pass rusher in the NFL, right behind the likes of Khalil Mack and Von Miller. The Arizona defensive lineman posted 23.5 sacks in the last two years (2015 with Patriots). His presence in the desert long term assures the Cardinals of keeping a ferocious pass rush.
Arizona Cardinals defensive end Chandler Jones, who received the franchise tag, is finalizing a five-year extension with the team, according to sources. Jones is one of the premier pass-rushing threats in the NFL and has 23.5 sacks combined in the last two seasons. Retaining Jones was a priority for Arizona's defense this offseason, and now it looks like he'll stick around long term.