Off-Field Issue Last Straw For Jones

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport gives the details on the trade that sent defensive end Chandler Jones from the New England Patriots to the Arizona Cardinals in exchange for guard Jonathan Cooper and a second round pick.

During the Patriots bye week leading up to the AFC Divisional Playoff game vs. the Kansas City Chiefs, ex-Patriot and current-Cardinal Chandler Jones had an incident with synthetic marijuana that didn't get him in trouble with the police but did change his perception within the Patriots organization. Jones has been inconsistent throughout his career, even with his solid production, but New England wasn't going to sign a player to a huge deal when they feel that they can't trust him to make the right decisions off the field. Ian Rapoport discusses the trade in the above video. 

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