NFL Bound: Jones goes No. 234 to Saints

With the NFL Draft wrapping up a fourth Husker was taken late in the seventh round. Marcel Jones, an offensive tackle who has the size that you look for in a NFL offensive tackle, goes pick 234 overall to the New Orleans Saints.
April 28, 2012

Video: Marcel Jones UM Post

Marcel Jones was excited when he heard Rex Burkhead went over 2,000 career yards, as a linebacker he says he feels the honor as well.
October 22, 2011

Jones' back issues not an issue anymore

The back issues kept him out of almost the entire season last year. They are issues which were at one time fairly serious. But that's history, according to the senior right tackle. And he's glad for it. Now, it's about getting "back" to business.
April 8, 2011

Healthy for once?

To say the offensive line was banged up last year is probably an understatement. That's football though. To say the loss of Ndamukong Suh is big, that might be an understatement as well. But junior tackle Marcel Jones talks about this Spring and the differences. For the defense he sees no drop off and for his own group, he's just hoping he and everyone else can stay healthy.
March 29, 2010