2011: Took a redshirt year.
High School: Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Lettered in football and track at Cartersville High School ... Earned first team all-region honors on defense and was second team on offense in 2010 ... Named all-county three times ... As a senior he had 47 tackles, 11 TFLs, four sacks, three forced fumble, and two fumble recoveries ... Was the team's most valuable defensive player and a team captain his senior season ... Owns the school record in the squat at 545 pounds ... Played for Coach Frank Barden.
Full Name: James Dalton Jones ... Parents: James and Ruthie Jones ... Born: 10/2/92 ... Other: father played football at Troy (1979-82).