And Coach Brown's reaction?
"He loved it, and it put a smile on his face," Jones said.
Asked if there was anything in particular about his trip to UT today that sealed the deal, Jones told us, "No, I just felt that (UT) was the place for me. This was where my heart was reachin', I wanted to commit and get it over with, so I did. And, now I can focus on my senior season."
We'll have more information from our Eddie Jones interview either in an IT Membrs Only report or in this week's Inside Scoop.