Adam Jones Reportedly Re-Signs with Bengals

Joe Pantorno@@JoePantornoFeatured Columnist

Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones (24) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Cincinnati, Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Michael Conroy/Associated Press

Adam Jones will remain with the Cincinnati Bengals on a three-year deal, according to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports and Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. 

Jones is a veteran who has recorded three interceptions in each of the past three seasons. With Reggie Nelson likely headed elsewhere, it was important for the Bengals to retain Jones' ball-hawking abilities. He also adds value as a return man on special teams.

The Bengals defense will benefit from Jones playing the perimeter again in 2016. 

 

Stats courtesy of Pro-Football-Reference.com.

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