Aaron Jones leaves UTEP for NFL draft
Posted on 01/02/2017
El Paso Times reports that Burges alumnus Aaron Jones is leaving UTEP for the NFL.
The draft runs from April 27-29, 2017. If drafted, Jones would be the first El Pasoan and, in fact, the first Burges player taken since quarterback John Skelton went to the Arizona Cardinals in the fifth round of the 2010 draft. Jones emphasized he was going to get his degree from UTEP, where he is close to graduating.
On December 31, 2016 Aaron Jones shared words and tears at press conference.
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