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Rookie D.J. Jones Makes His On-Camera Debut

Posted Jul 20, 2017

Football isn't the defensive lineman's only talent.


The San Francisco 49ers sixth round draft pick may not only be known for his combination of athleticism, power and astounding weight room strength.

The rookie has taken on other talents this offseason. Jones made his on-camera debut as the weatherman for Fox Carolina News in his hometown of Greenville, S.C.

Jones’ message to those enduring the near-triple digit temperatures?

“Drink water. Get some fluids in you.” The pro knows best.

Is meteorology in the rook’s future?

Take a look at Jones in action.


He can get after the quarterback, squat 700 pounds and give you the local forecast. What can’t he do?