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Cornel Jones

#38

Player profile

position
Linebacker
height
6'2"
weight
235
year
Senior
hometown
Liberty City, Fla.
high school
Miami Central
other college
Purdue

BEFORE FSU:

Appeared in 27 games with 15 starts in three seasons at Purdue…recorded 99 tackles, including 14.5 tackles for loss with 3.5 sacks, and two pass breakups…started 12 of 13 games in 2018, registering 69 tackles, including team-high 12.5 for loss with 3.5 sacks…tackles for loss total tied for 11th in Big Ten…made season-high nine tackles, career-high 3.5 for loss and career-best 2.5 sacks, vs. Eastern Michigan…had seven tackles vs. Missouri and vs. No. 23 Boston College…posted 3.0 tackles for loss at Illinois…recorded 25 tackles, 2.0 for loss, and one pass breakup as a junior…made career-high 10 tackles vs. TCU and logged seven stops vs. Minnesota…appeared in eight games as true freshman and made five tackles…was honorable mention All-Dade County selection as senior at Miami Central after recording 55 tackles, including 8.0 sacks…Rockets won three straight 6A state championships from 2013-15.