The Packers will unlock Jones on Sunday, and he’s more likely to get claimed on waivers, a supply advised ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Jones skipped a portion of the offseason program, and in Might, a supply advised ESPN that Jones sought after both a industry or his outright unlock.
Jones stated in a textual content message that he had no touch upon his unlock however that he needs the Packers the most efficient.
The Packers signed former Chicago Bears protection Adrian Amos and used the 21st general pick out within the draft on protection Darnell Savage Jr. They’re anticipated to be the beginning safeties on opening day. Former undrafted loose agent Raven Greene additionally has labored forward of Jones each at protection and at inside of linebacker within the sub programs.
The 61st general pick out in 2017 had no longer practiced in just about two weeks on account of an undisclosed sickness.
Jones has been out and in of the lineup all over his two seasons, beginning 12 video games. The Packers opened final season with former undrafted rookie Kentrell Brice and Ha Ha Clinton-Dix at protection. Even after Clinton-Dix was once traded halfway thru final season, Jones was once bypassed for a beginning task when the Packers moved Tramon Williams from cornerback to protection. It wasn’t till after Brice sustained an ankle harm in Week 10 that Jones in any case were given his first get started of the season in Week 11.
When Jones returned for the Packers’ obligatory minicamp in Might, however didn’t observe on account of a hamstring harm, he stated his long run with the staff was once “lower than me.”
Basic supervisor Brian Gutekunst stated on the time that Jones’ long run is “extra about what our staff want is, and at the moment we are more or less operating thru that. However he is an excessively proficient participant. He is proven that at the box now and then. We will pass alongside and notice the place it is going.”
When coaching camp started, Jones returned to observe. Gutekunst stated Jones was once “off to a just right get started,” however then Jones were given kicked out of form on July 31 for successful and a struggle all over a non-tackling length.