Brett Jones

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#61

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 30

Weight: 315 lbs

College: Regina (Canada)

2021 SEASON

  • G
  • GS
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Biography

• Joined Vikings via trade on 8/27/18 and started in season- opening win vs. San Francisco (9/9/18) only 13 days later.

• Started a career-high 13 games for the NY Giants in 2017.

• A 2nd-round (16th pick overall) draft choice by the Calgary Stampeders in the 2013 Canadian Football League draft.

• A teammate of Chicago DL Akiem Hicks at the University of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada.

OFF THE FIELD

• In November 2019, helped give away 250 turkeys with other offensive linemen at The Salvation Army-Citadel Worship and Service Center in St. Paul.

• Joined entire offensive line to host a 2019 holiday party for underserved families at TCO Performance Center.

• Active in multiple community initiatives throughout his time in Minnesota, such as Children's Minnesota St. Paul Hospital.

• Visited NYFD Engine 22, Ladder 13 in 2017 with NY Giants teammates on the 16th anniversary of 9/11 to hear stories and have dinner with the firefighters.

• During Salute to Service month, played video games at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center against military veterans through the Wounded Warrior Project and led the veterans through a tour of the facility.

• An avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting and fishing.

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