Felix Jones

All-american College Football Player + Professional Football Player + Running Back + Kick Returner
Born May 8, 1987

Felix Jones, Jr. is an American football running back for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football at the University of Arkansas, he was drafted by the Cowboys 22nd overall in the 2008 NFL Draft. He has developed the nickname of "Felix the Cat" for his quick movements and speed.… Read More

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  • Steelers Prove How Much They Suck Going 0 3 In 40 23 Loss To Bears
    Huffington Post Sports - Sep 23, 2013
  • The Huddle Daily: Latest News From Training Camps
    USA Today - Aug 24, 2013
  • Steelers Acquire Rb Felix Jones From Eagles
    Bradenton - Aug 23, 2013
  • Mc Clain Ranks Top Nfl Free Agents
    Houston Chronicle - Mar 09, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Felix Jones.


1987 Birth Born on May 8, 1987.


2006 19 Years Old In the 2006 season, Jones rushed for 1,168 yards and scored 6 touchdowns on 154 carries, and averaged 8.7 yards per carry. … Read More


2007 20 Years Old Jones also had 13 receptions for 111 yards. 2007 marked the second straight year that Jones and McFadden have each eclipsed the 1,000 yards rushing in a season. … Read More
2008 21 Years Old 1 More Event
After being hired as the Razorbacks' head coach, Bobby Petrino stated that Jones was his "highest recruiting target" and soon met with Jones to discuss his future with Arkansas. However, Jones decided to forgo his senior season to enter the 2008 NFL Draft where numerous publications projected him to be taken in the first or second round.
2010 23 Years Old In 2010, he bulked up to 225 pounds in order to improve his durability and was officially moved to the top of the depth chart at running back. … Read More
2011 24 Years Old In 2011 after Barber was released by the Cowboys, the expectation was that Jones would be the primary running back. … Read More
2012 25 Years Old Jones missed the entire 2012 offseason workouts because of shoulder surgery and failed the conditioning test at the start of training camp. … Read More
2013 26 Years Old On May 14, 2013, Jones signed a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles who were looking for him to backup LeSean McCoy and Bryce Brown. … Read More
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