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    Re: Training Camp 2013 Thread



    Per Albert Breer ....

    Jacoby Jones is on NFI because he failed the Ravens' conditioning test.
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    Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

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    Jacoby Jones is on NFI because he failed the Ravens' conditioning test.

    Weird for a player like Jones. I don't really know what it means. Just saw it on twitter
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    It is unfortunate, but early. He will be fine, but it says a lot about him though.....




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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Yeah I'm not really worried about it. Just for a guy as athletic as he is I just thought it was odd
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    Players who don't pass conditioning test usually go on PUP (see McKinnie last year). PUP is physically unable to perform, which can be injury or conditioning.

    NFI is for injuries only, so he likely didn't pass his physical.

    Or, at least, that's the way I've always understood it.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Much ado about nothing. He'll pass it eventually. IIRC the test is basically wind sprints.


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    Re: Training Camp 2013 Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by HoustonRaven View Post
    Per Albert Breer ....

    Jacoby Jones is on NFI because he failed the Ravens' conditioning test.
    Looks like he took it today, I guess.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Well, I for one, am going to crush him, because I had to hear all of this hoopla about Courtney Upshaw who is only in his second year. Even though it's common knowledge that even some of the Ravens best defenders took years to learn how to properly keep their bodies in shape and eat right.

    Here is Jones, a veteran fresh off a Championship, making the exact mistake that gets defending Champions outed early. He should know better than this. What, did he think the starting job was just going to be handed to him or something?

    Failing a conditioning test when you've been in the league how many years? Really?
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Quote Originally Posted by The Excellector View Post
    Well, I for one, am going to crush him, because I had to hear all of this hoopla about Courtney Upshaw who is only in his second year. Even though it's common knowledge that even some of the Ravens best defenders took years to learn how to properly keep their bodies in shape and eat right.

    Here is Jones, a veteran fresh off a Championship, making the exact mistake that gets defending Champions outed early. He should know better than this. What, did he think the starting job was just going to be handed to him or something?

    Failing a conditioning test when you've been in the league how many years? Really?
    You're assuming he isn't injured.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Quote Originally Posted by HoustonRaven View Post
    You're assuming he isn't injured.
    His chances of being the starter are injured.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Quote Originally Posted by The Excellector View Post
    His chances of being the starter are injured.
    Lol ...

    No they're not. This is a small bump in the road. He's the number 2 WR on this team, baring injury.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Quote Originally Posted by HoustonRaven View Post
    Lol ...

    No they're not. This is a small bump in the road. He's the number 2 WR on this team, baring injury.
    Come on Houston, you honestly believe he's hurt? He's probably got some sore parts, from all of the off-season celebrating, but they aren't his legs.
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    Re: Jacoby Jones fails Conditioning test

    Quote Originally Posted by The Excellector View Post
    Come on Houston, you honestly believe he's hurt? He's probably got some sore parts, from all of the off-season celebrating, but they aren't his legs.
    Where did I say he's hurt?

    We don't know why he's on the NFI list. That was my point. Your post made some huge assumptions when we don't know anything about this.

    Even if he was lazy in the off season, he's going to start simply because of a lack of options.
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    Re: Training Camp 2013 Thread

    @RavensInsider: Ravens' conditioning test that Jacoby Jones didn't pass is a series of timed interval runs. Typically, a player will pass on second try.


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