Ronald Jones Fantasy
- Height / Weight
- 5'11" / 205 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- August 3, 1997 (25)
- 5th Season
- 2018 / Rd. 2 / Pk. 38 (TB)
Ronald Jones News
Kansas City Chiefs running back Ronald Jones is officially active for Week 12 against the Los Angeles Rams. The veteran back had been a healthy scratch all season long, but he's active for his Chiefs debut this Sunday after Clyde Edwards-Helaire was placed on IR. Look for Jones to fill a depth role behind Isiah Pacheco and Jerick McKinnon this week.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Ronald Jones took to Twitter and voiced displeasure about his role on Saturday. In a tweet, he wrote, "Sure would like a RELEASE right about now." Ultimately, the Chiefs have the final say on whether to release him, but it would not be surprising to see them grant his request. Jones has been a healthy scratch for all seven games this season, and that trend should continue as long as Isiah Pacheco, Clyde Edwards-Helaire, and Jerick McKinnon are healthy. Even if Jones gets his way and latches on with another team, he's not worth rostering in fantasy football.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Ronald Jones (coach's decision) will be held out of Sunday's matchup against his former team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Jerick McKinnon and Isiah Pacheco are active, so the latest update surrounding Jones' status is hardly a surprise. The 26-year-old has fallen well below expectations and hasn't offered anything to fantasy managers this season. With that said, for those who still have Jones on their rosters, now is the time to part ways with him.
Ronald Jones II will move from one high-powered offense to another, as the 25-year-old running back out of USC will go from a Tom Brady-led offense in Tampa Bay to a Patrick Mahomes-led offense in Kansas City. Jones was leapfrogged by Leonard Fournette during the 2021 season, as he managed just 101 rushing attempts for 428 yards and four touchdowns, compared to 192 attempts for 978 yards and seven touchdowns in the 2020 season. Averaging 5.2 yards per carry on nearly 200 attempts is no easy...