Huskers DB Chris Jones out 4-6 months with knee injury

Posted at 1:10 PM, Jul 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-16 22:50:28-04

Nebraska senior cornerback Chris Jones recently underwent a meniscus repair on his left knee & could miss four to six months. Head Coach Mike Riley confirmed the news on Saturday. 


The Florida native was just named to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list on Friday. Jones does a have a redshirt year available. 


On Saturday afternoon, Jones tweeted his thoughts on the setback. 


Jones will not attend Big Ten Media Days now in Chicago. Junior safety Aaron Williams will now go along with junior quarterback Tanner Lee and senior linebacker Chris Weber.