On this episode of The VDown, we welcome 12 year NFL veteran and Pro Bowl Running Back Thomas Jones to the show! Thomas was drafted #7 in the first round by the Arizona Cardinals in the year 2K out of the University of Virginia. From there he went on to play with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Chicago Bears where he rushed for 112 yards with an average of 7.5 yards a carry in Super Bowl XLI. He then went on to the New York Jets.
During the 2008 season with the Jets, Jones scored 13 rushing touchdowns, 2 receiving touchdowns, and an AFC leading 1312 yards rushing. This strong play sent Jones to the Pro Bowl for the 2008 season. He then set a New York Jets record for rushing touchdowns the following season with 14.
Thomas then spent his final two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs. During his time with the Chiefs, Jones become only the 25th player in the 95 year history of the National Football League.
So join us on April 7th at 5 pm CT/ 6 pm ET as we reminisce with Thomas about his playing days and have him tell us about his new adventures and plans for the future at www.blogtalkradio.com/vdown. If you can't listen live you can always listen later at www.blogtalkradio.com/vdown and don't forget to visit our products page at www.thevdown.webstarts.com/products.