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  • Tue., Sep. 23, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans defensive back D.J. Swearinger at the Verizon Pearland Store, 10904 Memorial Hermann Dr., Suite 113, Pearland, TX 77584.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Sep. 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Fri., Sep. 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, September 26

    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, TBD

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get 2 FREE Tacos or 1 Monster Taco (1/person) for this hour at this location

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

  • Tue., Sep. 30, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Player Show

    Meet Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus at the Verizon 290 Store, 13818 Northwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77040.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Sep. 30, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Fri., Oct. 03, 2014 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM CDT Texans Friday: Kolache Factory

    Friday, October 3

    7am-8am – Kolache Factory, 10705 Spring Green Blvd 900, Katy, TX 77494

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE sausage & cheese kolache (1/person) for this hour at any area Kolache Factory

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures at this Kolache Factory location

  • Tue., Oct. 07, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet a TBD Texans Ambassador at the Verizon Clear Lake Store, 19222 Gulf Freeway, Suite A,
    Friendswood, TX 77546.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

  • Tue., Oct. 07, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Duane Brown Live at Houston Texans Grille Join Texans offensive lineman Duane Brown every Tuesday from 6-7pm at the Houston Texans Grille (12848 Queensbury Ln, Houston, TX 77024), then stay Texans Live from 7-8pm.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways
  • Thu., Oct. 09, 2014 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM CDT Texans Friday: Kolache Factory

    Thursday, October 9

    7am-8am – Kolache Factory, 14129 Memorial, Houston, TX 77079

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE sausage & cheese kolache (1/person) for this hour at any area Kolache Factory

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures at this Kolache Factory location

  • Tue., Oct. 14, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM CDT Verizon Texans Players Show

    Meet Texans kicker Randy Bullock and deep snapper Jon Weeks at the Verizon Sugar Land Store, 2109 Highway 6, Sugar Land, TX 77478.

    Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

    Player(s) subject to change.

Team

Jacoby Jones
WR #12
Height:
6-2
Weight:
212
College:
Lane
Experience:
5
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 106 197 2,622 13.3 24.7 80 14 40 10 123 2
2014 BAL 3 3 20 6.7 6.7 11 0 0 0 2 0
2013 BAL 12 37 455 12.3 37.9 66T 2 5 1 21 0
2012 BAL 16 30 406 13.5 25.4 47 1 9 3 16 0
2011 HOU 16 31 512 16.5 32 80T 2 9 1 23 0
2010 HOU 15 51 562 11 37.5 47 3 6 1 31 1
2009 HOU 14 27 437 16.2 31.2 45 6 7 3 19 0
2008 HOU 16 3 81 27 5.1 45 0 2 1 2 0
2007 HOU 14 15 149 9.9 10.6 26 0 2 0 9 1
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 106 17 0.2 48 2.8 0.5 0 17 4 23.5 0 0 0
2014 BAL 3 1 0.3 2 2 0.7 0 2 0 -- 0 0 0
2013 BAL 12 2 0.2 0 -- 0 0 4 0 -- 0 0 0
2012 BAL 16 1 0.1 6 6 0.4 0 6 0 -- 0 0 0
2011 HOU 16 4 0.3 17 4.3 1.1 0 15 1 25 0 0 0
2010 HOU 15 2 0.1 7 3.5 0.5 0 10 1 50 0 0 0
2009 HOU 14 3 0.2 22 7.3 1.6 0 17 1 33.3 0 0 0
2008 HOU 16 1 0.1 -5 -5 -0.3 0 -5 0 -- 0 0 0
2007 HOU 14 3 0.2 -1 -0.3 -0.1 0 4 1 33.3 0 0 0
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 106 137 3,658 26.7 108 4 109 9 0 0
2014 BAL 3 4 109 27.3 47 0 3 1 0 0
2013 BAL 12 31 892 28.8 77 1 26 2 0 0
2012 BAL 16 38 1,167 30.7 108 2 34 5 0 0
2011 HOU 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 15 23 494 21.5 35 0 16 0 0 0
2009 HOU 14 24 638 26.6 95 1 20 1 0 0
2008 HOU 16 13 280 21.5 30 0 9 0 0 0
2007 HOU 14 4 78 19.5 23 0 1 0 0 0
Punt Return
YearTeamGRetRetYAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 106 239 2,447 10.2 79 4 32 11 82 10
2014 BAL 3 4 49 12.3 33 0 1 0 4 1
2013 BAL 12 19 237 12.5 37 0 6 0 2 0
2012 BAL 16 37 341 9.2 63 1 2 1 16 2
2011 HOU 16 49 518 10.6 79 1 7 5 7 0
2010 HOU 15 29 204 7 39 0 1 0 15 0
2009 HOU 14 39 426 10.9 62 0 7 2 14 2
2008 HOU 16 32 386 12.1 73 2 6 2 17 4
2007 HOU 14 30 286 9.5 74 0 2 1 7 1
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 106 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 BAL 3 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 BAL 12 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 BAL 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 HOU 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 HOU 15 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 14 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 HOU 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 HOU 14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 106 12 3 0 7 0 5 0 0 1 0 0
2014 BAL 3 1 0 -- 1 -- 0 -- -- 0 0 0
2013 BAL 12 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2012 BAL 16 2 0 0 2 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2011 HOU 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2010 HOU 15 1 0 -- 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2009 HOU 14 2 0 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 1 0 0
2008 HOU 16 4 1 -- 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2007 HOU 14 2 2 -- 1 -- 5 -- -- 0 0 0

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans in third round (73rd overall) of 2007 NFL Draft…Signed by Texans on July 24, 2007.

HONORS:
• AFC Special Teams Player of the Week (Week 6, 2008; Week 8, 2008; Week 4, 2009)

CAREER:
• Returned two punts and one kickoff for touchdowns in his career…is tied for the franchise record with three career returns for touchdown.
• Only player in Texans history to have two punt returns for touchdowns…has 96 career receptions for 1,229 yards and nine touchdowns…has a career punt return average of 10.0 per return…his 12.1 punt return average in 2008 was good for fifth in the NFL.
• Has a career long 74-yard punt return against Indianapolis (9/23/07) and a 95-yard kickoff return following a safety vs. Oakland (10/4/09).

2010 (Houston 15/7):
• Played in 15 games with seven starts at wide receiver...set career highs for recpetions (51) and yards (562).
• Caught six passes for 53 yards and a touchdown at Washington (9/19).
• Had a team leading five catches for 51 yards vs. Dallas (9/26).
• Returned seven kickoffs for an average of 24.6 yards at Indianapolis (11/1).
• Caught two passes for 20 yards including a 12-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter at Philadelphia (12/2).
• Caught five passes for 52 yards and a touchdown vs. Baltimore (12/13).
• Set a career-high with seven receptions for 50 yards at Tennessee (12/19).
• Had his first 100-yard receiving day as a pro as he hauled in five receptions for 115 yards at Denver (12/26).
• Led all receivers with five receptions for 70 yards in the season finale vs. Jacksonville (1/2).

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans in third round (73rd overall) of 2007 NFL Draft…Signed by Texans on July 24, 2007...Re-signed by Texans on July 29, 2011.

HONORS:
• AFC Special Teams Player of the Week (Week 6, 2008; Week 8, 2008; Week 4, 2009)

CAREER:
• Returned two punts and one kickoff for touchdowns in his career…is tied for the franchise record with three career returns for touchdown.
• Only player in Texans history to have two punt returns for touchdowns…has 96 career receptions for 1,229 yards and nine touchdowns…has a career punt return average of 10.0 per return…his 12.1 punt return average in 2008 was good for fifth in the NFL.
• Has a career long 74-yard punt return against Indianapolis (9/23/07) and a 95-yard kickoff return following a safety vs. Oakland (10/4/09).

2010 (Houston 15/7):
• Played in 15 games with seven starts at wide receiver...set career highs for recpetions (51) and yards (562).
• Caught six passes for 53 yards and a touchdown at Washington (9/19).
• Had a team leading five catches for 51 yards vs. Dallas (9/26).
• Returned seven kickoffs for an average of 24.6 yards at Indianapolis (11/1).
• Caught two passes for 20 yards including a 12-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter at Philadelphia (12/2).
• Caught five passes for 52 yards and a touchdown vs. Baltimore (12/13).
• Set a career-high with seven receptions for 50 yards at Tennessee (12/19).
• Had his first 100-yard receiving day as a pro as he hauled in five receptions for 115 yards at Denver (12/26).
• Led all receivers with five receptions for 70 yards in the season finale vs. Jacksonville (1/2).

2009 (Houston 14/1):
• Enjoyed the most productive season of his career, setting career highs with 27 receptions for 437 yards and six touchdowns...averaged 10.9 yards on a career-high 39 punt returns.
• Averaged 26.6 yards on 24 kickoff returns, including a 95-yard touchdown vs. Oakland in Week 4 which earned him AFC Special Teams Player of the Week honors.
• Compiled 118 yards off of five kickoff returns including a long of 32 yards. Did not get an opportunity to return any of the four punts he saw (three fair catches, one out of bounds).
• Started at wide receiver and responded with two receptions for 73 yards and his first career touchdown reception at Tennessee (9/20) and saw action on special teams returning punts and kickoffs.
• Had 188 all-purpose yards including two receptions for 34 yards and his second career touchdown reception vs. Jacksonville (9/27).
• .Broke away with a 95-yard kickoff return for a touchdown following a Texans safety vs. Oakland (10/4)...had one reception for six yards and amassed 161 all-purpose yards...was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 4 after his performance against the Raiders.
• Returned five punts for 100 yards at Arizona (10/11) including a long of 62.
• Made two catches for 29 yards and a touchdown at Cincinnati (10/18), in addition to returning five punts for 47 yards.
• Caught two passes for a team-leading 79 yards including a 44-yard touchdown at Miami (12/27) to go along with his punt and kickoff return duties.
• Tied a career high with five receptions vs. New England (1/3/10), gaining 65 yards and scoring a touchdown...also had a 31-yard punt return.

2008 (Houston 16/0):
• Played in all 16 games…caught three passes for 81 yards at wide receiver and led the team with 32 punt returns for 386 yards and two touchdowns.
• Was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week in Week 6 and Week 8…returned four punts for 45 yards with a long of 33 yards at Tennessee (9/21).
• Returned a punt 70 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter vs. Miami (10/12).
• It was the first of his career and only the second in team history.
• Returned the first punt of the game back 73 yards for a touchdown vs. Cincinnati (10/26).
• It was his second returned punt for a touchdown on the season and the second-longest return of his career…also returned three kickoffs for 58 yards.
• Returned one punt for 28 yards and recorded the first rush of his career, which was a five-yard loss, vs. Jacksonville (12/1).

2007 (Houston 14/2):
• Saw action in 14 games, missing two with injury…made two starts.
• Returned his season-long punt of 74 yards, along with three receptions for 26 yards vs. Indianapolis (9/23).
• Started his first NFL game and returned one punt and two kickoffs for 41 yards vs. Tennessee (10/21).
• Started second game of the season and caught a career-high five passes for 51 yards at San Diego (10/28).

COLLEGE:
• The only player in Lane College history to score via a reception, rushing attempt, punt return and kickoff return in the same season (2006)…became the first Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference player to earn All-SIAC honors at three positions (receiver, punt returner, kickoff returner) in the same season (2006).
• Holds the school career record with 1,937 yards and four touchdowns on kickoff returns…also holds the school season record with 931 yards on kickoff returns in 2005…became the first player in Lane annals to catch 200 passes in a career.

PERSONAL:
• Attended Marion Abramson High School in New Orleans…played football for the first time as a junior for the Commodores…competed two seasons on the gridiron and was an all-area selection in basketball.
• Also an all-area sprinter in track, competing in the 100- and 200-meter dashes.
• Worked as a tutor for Upward Bound, a nationwide program dedicated to preparing students from low-income families for college.

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