Jones Makes the Call

Midwest Recruiting Analyst
Posted Aug 7, 2009

Grand Blanc (Mich.) wide receiver Tony Jones is one of the most elusive players in the Midwest. Today, one team finally managed to lock him up, so to speak, as he made his commitment public.

Grand Blanc (Mich.) receiver Tony Jones announced minutes ago that he would be playing his college football at Northwestern.

Jones was down to a final two of the Wildcats and Michigan State. He also had offers from Stanford, Indiana, Illinois, Wake Forest, Vanderbilt and others.

The 6'0, 180-lb Jones is a three star prospect with 4.45 speed. He used that ability to make 69 receptions for 1,065 yards and nine touchdowns as a junior.

A fine student, he carries a 3.7 core grade point average and a 24 on his ACT. He plans to study pre-law in college.

Special thanks to Sean Scherer for contributing to this story. will have more on Jones shortly.

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