Jamir Jones

Progress on defense will be measured Sunday night

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Lost amidst the grumbling about Brian VanGorder‘s defense, the complexity of his scheme, and the wonders if it’s too much for a student-athlete, was the fact that the unit made some very nice improvements in 2015. The Irish shut down the option, slowing the greatest Navy triggerman since Roger Staubach. They were the first fist to the face [more]

Irish A-to-Z: Jamir Jones

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Joining his older brother on campus, Jamir Jones starts his college football career with a similar fraternal trait: positional flexibility. Jones is set to begin his career at outside linebacker. He could grow into a defensive end. Or move to inside linebacker. Multiple positions isn’t anything new for Jones. The Rochester standout played tight end and [more]

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Be sure to watch UND.com and WatchND throughout Signing Day for real-time official announcements of national letters of intent and a live signing day show.   JAMIR JONES Rochester, New York Measurables: 6’3″, 220 lbs. Accolades: 2016 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, Class AA first-team All-State, 2015 American Family Insurance All-USA New York second-team, 3-star prospect. [more]

OLB/DE Jamir Jones commits to Notre Dame

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Notre Dame's quick-growing 2016 recruiting class is adding another familiar name. Rochester defensive end Jamir Jones, brother of starting defensive tackle Jarron Jones, committed to the Irish coaching staff on Tuesday, fresh off receiving his offer. He joins Julian Okwara—brother of Romeo—as younger siblings of Irish players in the 2016 recruiting class. [more]