Jones injured his knee toward the end of the first quarter of Tampa Bay's 40-10 loss to Washington on Saturday night.
Bucs backup defensive end Greg Spires, who the team signed as a free agent during the offseason, will start in place of Jones. Spires received extended playing time throughout the offseason and training camp while Jones recovered from offseason shoulder surgery.
In other news, former Bucs right tackle Jerry Wunsch signed a one-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks on Monday. The deal was worth about $550,000.
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