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Dhani Jones

American football player from United States of America

Dhani Jones Dhani Makalani Jones (born February 22, 1978) is a former American football linebacker who played for eleven seasons in the National Football League. He played college football for the Michigan Wolverines, earning All-Big Ten honors for three straight seasons. He was selected by the New York Giants in the sixth round of the 2000 NFL Draft and played for the team for four seasons. Jones also played for the Philadelphia Eagles and the Cincinnati Bengals. In addition to his football career, Jones hosts the Travel Channel series Dhani Tackles the Globe. Jones attended middle school at Cabin John Middle School in Potomac, Maryland, where he played basketball. As a senior at Winston Churchill High School in Potomac, Jones was an All-Met, All-Western Region, and an All-County pick, and also was ranked the fifth best linebacker prospect in the Atlantic Coast Region despite missing most of the regular season with a ruptured disc he injured working out for Penn State earlier in the summer. Jones was also a varsity wrestler in high school, as well as a member of his high school's track team. At the University of Michigan, Jones was a three time All-Big Ten honoree. As a sophomore, Jones  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Dhani Makalani Jones
Date of birth
1978-02-22
Place of birth
San Diego
Nationality
United States of America
Profession
American football player

Education

Institution From To
University of Michigan

Athlete facts

Sports
American football

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