November 13, 2013
Freshmen Gridiron Dawgs Transformed from a Year Ago
This time last season, Chris Jones and De'Runnya Wilson weren't quite household names. Jones was leading his Houston team to their first-ever playoff win and Wilson was just going through his second season of organized football gearing up for his first love, basketball. Jones' story was just beginning as the next three months would become something out of a movie.
The talented defensive lineman started out a tall, lanky pass rusher that was bigger and faster than every tackle that he went up against. Jones committed to the Bulldogs as a 2* defensive end and most fans and analyst felt he was under the radar but everyone would be in for a surprise by the end of 2012. Jones flew up the rankings eventually landing on the number two spot in America. Now, he's bulked up and become a problem for opposing offenses in his first season.
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