Colin Jones DB from TCU picked in 6th
With their 2nd pick in the 6th round the 49ers select TCU…
Height / Weight:
6-0 / 208
Scouting report: He had a very strong pro day, in which 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh and GM Trent Baalke attended. He ran 4.34 and 4.38 in the 40, with a vertical of 37, a 10-4 broad jump, a 4.09 short shuttle and a 6.69 in the three-cone drill. Jones did 20 bench bench reps of 225 pounds.
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2010: A second-team All-Mountain West Conference selection … started 12 of the 13 games he played … second on the team with a career-best 80 tackles and 11 ½ for loss … set a career-high with 10 tackles in his final game, the 21-19 Rose Bowl win over Wisconsin … had a sack for a 7-yard loss against the Badgers while adding two pass breakups … totaled three sacks on the season … recorded nine stops against UNLV while also returning an interception 30 yards for a touchdown … totaled eight solo tackles versus San Diego State, highlighted by a pair of sacks … tallied 3 ½ tackles for loss as part of seven stops at Colorado State … totaled seven tackles in three straight games (Baylor, SMU, Colorado State) … closed the regular season with his first career fumble recovery and four stops at New Mexico.
2009: Limited to seven games, including five starts, due to injury … missed the season opener at Virginia and the final five contests … recorded an interception in the SMU game … had a career-high nine tackles to go with a quarterback hurry in the 38-7 win at BYU … totaled seven stops, including one for loss, the week before against Colorado State … also had a TFL at Air Force … posted three tackles and a pass breakup in wins over Clemson and New Mexico.
2008: Made a major contribution on special teams in addition to providing depth at safety … had a 6-yard sack as part of two tackles in the season-opening 26-3 win at New Mexico … added a pass breakup against the Lobos … totaled a career-best four stops in the 44-14 victory at UNLV … recorded two solo tackles in the 48-7 win over SMU.
2007: Contributed on special teams while adding depth at safety … blocked a punt against SMU which led to Bart Johnson scooping up the ball and returning it for a touchdown in the Frogs’ 21-7 victory … added a solo tackle against the Mustangs … totaled a season-best three stops in the 24-12 win over Colorado State … posted two solo tackles in the 20-13 Texas Bowl win over Houston … also recorded tackles in road victories at Stanford and San Diego State … played in 12 games.
2006: Redshirted as a true freshman.