Jones (6-6, 320) originally entered the league as a college free agent with the New York Giants in 2017. After spending the 2017 offseason and preseason with New York, he spent time on the practice squads of the Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks during the regular season. He was most recently with the Cowboys this past offseason.
A native of Rochester, New York, Jones played collegiately at Notre Dame. He will wear No. 71 for Tampa Bay.