Barry Church

Former Husky Byron Jones Eyeing Interceptions In 3rd Season With Cowboys

Dallas safety Byron Jones caught bouncing tennis balls and tracked baseballs from the outfield of minor league batting practice during the offseason.

The goal: improve on the one interception he has produced in two seasons since the Cowboys drafted him late in the first round in 2015 out of UConn.

The immediate result: flashy grabs on consecutive days at training camp, one that counted as an interception and one that didn't, although it essentially left the same impression despite Jones only getting one foot inbounds.

The former cornerback is intent on catching balls in the secondary, not merely batting them down after Jones tied for the team lead with 10 pass...

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