Mac Jones - Football - University of Alabama Athletics

Mac Jones - Football - University of Alabama Athletics

10 MAC JONES - BIO

POSITION : QB
HEIGHT : 6-3
WEIGHT : 214
CLASS : Redshirt Junior
HOMETOWN : Jacksonville, Fla.
HIGH SCHOOL : The Bolles School

2020 Football Roster

Junior (2020)

Earned the starting role at quarterback after waiting his turn behind Jalen Hurts and Tua Tagovailoa ... one of the Crimson Tide's permanent team captains for the 2020 season ... winner of the Davey O'Brien, Johnny Unitas Golden Arm and Manning awards ... consensus first team All-America selection (AFCA, Associated Press, The Sporting News, Walter Camp) ... also named a first-teamer by ESPN.com, Pro Football Focus and USA Today ... earned second team All-America recognition from CBS Sports and the FWAA ... selected as one of four Heisman Trophy finalists, joining teammate and eventual winner DeVonta Smith on the list ... also a finalist for the Maxwell and Walter Camp Player of the Year along with Smith ... named a semifinalist for the Peter Mortell Holder of the Year ... selected as the SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... named to the All-SEC first team by the AP and the conference coaches ... recorded four of the Crimson Tide's 10 400-plus yards passing performances in program history, the most by any one quarterback at UA and tied for the most in single-season SEC history ... Alabama's all-time single-season passing yardage leader with 4,500 in 2020 ... set the NCAA single-season record for completion percentage (77.4) ... finished with an NCAA-leading 201.1 passer rating and 96.1 QBR ... led all Division I quarterbacks with 4,500 passing yards while averaging 346.2 passing yards per game, good for third nationally ... named to the Davey O'Brien and the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch lists to start the season ... added to the Maxwell Award Watch List at midseason ... earned SEC Offensive Player of the Week accolades following Texas A&M, Georgia, Tennessee and Auburn ... picked up Maxwell Player of the Week honors following the matchup with the Aggies ... also named one of the Manning Award Stars of the Week for his play against the Aggies, Ole Miss, Georgia, Auburn and LSU ... tabbed as one of the Davey O'Brien Award's Great 8 for his play against Georgia and in the Iron Bowl and was named the O'Brien's quarterback of the week after AU ... earned offensive player of the week recognition from the UA coaching staff for his play against Missouri, Texas A&M, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Auburn, LSU, Florida and Notre Dame. Missouri: Efficient in his season-opening start, going 18-of-24 for 249 yards and two scores ... found Jaylen Waddle for scoring plays of 18 and 23 yards .... averaged 13.8 yards per completion with a long connection of 46 ... named one of the Alabama coaches' offensive players of the week for his efforts against the Tigers. Texas A&M: Posted a career game on the way to SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors ... recorded a career-high 435 yards passing, the fourth-most in a single game in UA history ... completed 74.1 percent of his passes on 20-of-27 passing, including a career-best four scores ... finished with a 250.9 passer rating and averaged 21.8 yards per completion ... earned player of the week recognition from both the Manning and Maxwell awards ... also selected as one of the UA coaches' offensive players of the week. Ole Miss: Was efficient against the Rebels, going 28-of-32 for 417 yards and two touchdowns ... connected from 14 and three yards out ... his completion percentage of 87.5 was the second-high single-game total by a Tide quarterback (minimum 20 completions). Georgia: Earned numerous national accolades for his performance against the Bulldogs, including SEC Offensive Player of the Week ... recorded his third straight 400-yard passing game, throwing for 417 yards and four touchdowns in the win ... finished 24-of-32 passing, a total that included a 4-of-5 showing totaling 202 yards and two touchdowns on passes of 30-plus yards ... recorded an impressive 219.5 passer rating against the nation's top-ranked defense ... selected as an offensive player of the week by the Tide coaches for his play in the top-three matchup. Tennessee: Picked up SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors once again ... completed 80.6 percent of his passes thanks to a 25-for-31 day ... totaled 387 yards through the air and registered 10 explosive plays of 15 yards or more, including four completions of 25-plus yards ... began the game 11-of-11 passing after finishing with eight consecutive completions the week prior to set the Alabama consecutive completions record at 19 ... added one rushing touchdown as he crossed the goal line from one yard out ... selected as one of the UA coaching staff's offensive players of the week for his output in Knoxville. Mississippi State: Totaled four touchdowns for the third time this season, part of his 24-of-31 night that included 291 yards through the air ... carried four times for four yards. Kentucky: Posted a 16-for-24 effort that included 230 yards and two touchdowns ... picked up offensive player of the week accolades for his play against the Wildcats. Auburn: Picked up numerous weekly national honors for his play against the Tigers, including SEC Offensive Player of the Week ... totaled a career-high five touchdown passes to tie the all-time record for passing touchdowns in an Iron Bowl ... connected from 66, 7, 24, 58 and 24 yards out for his scores ... finished 18-of-26 for 302 yards ... averaged 16.8 yards per completion and completed six throws of at least 24 yards ... selected as one of the UA coaching staff's offensive players of the week for his efforts against AU. LSU: Continued his steady play at quarterback with a 20-of-28 night for 385 yards and four touchdowns ... all four scores were from 20-or-more yards out with a long of 65 ... averaged 19.3 yards per completion ... earned offensive player of the week from the UA staff for his output in Baton Rouge. Arkansas: Was efficient with a 24-of-29 day that included 208 yards as the Tide focused on running the ball. Florida: Matched his career-high total for touchdown passes with five as part of his 33-of-43 night ... set the SEC Championship Game record for passing yards with 418 ... the 400-plus yard outing was his fourth of 2020, setting the career record for 400-yard passing performances by a Crimson Tide quarterback and tying for the most in a single season in SEC history ... named one of the offensive players of the week by the UA coaches for his play in Atlanta. Notre Dame: Finished 25-of-30 for 297 yards and four touchdowns in the CFP Semifinal ... connected from 26, 12, 34 and seven yards for his four scores ... added five rushes for 12 yards ... selected as an offensive player of the week by the Tide coaching staff for his play in the Rose Bowl. Ohio State: Set new career-high marks for completions, attempts and passing yards in the CFP National Championship Game ... finished 36-of-45 for 464 yards and five touchdowns ... the five passing touchdowns matched his career-high total, which he had achieved on two previous occasions - both in 2020 ... added four rushes for 11 yards with a long gain of 10 to net a Tide first down.

Sophomore (2019)

The Crimson Tide’s backup quarterback who assumed the starting role following a season-ending injury to Tua Tagovailoa at Mississippi State ... played in 12 games with four starts and finished 97-of-141, totaling 1,503 yards to go with 14 touchdowns and three interceptions ... added a touchdown on the ground ... selected as one of the offensive players of the week for his efforts against Arkansas and Western Carolina. Duke: Finished his day 4-of-5 for 31 yards ... added two rushes for four yards on the ground against the Blue Devils. New Mexico State: Went 5-of-9 for 58 yards and a touchdown against the Aggies ... connected with Jerry Jeudy from 19 yards out for the score. South Carolina: Came in to close out the game for the Tide, finishing 3-of-3 for 51 yards with a long strike of 30 ... added his first career rushing touchdown with a one-yard plunge for the score. Southern Miss: Entered to go 2-for-3 for 25 yards with an interception. Ole Miss: Finished 0-for-1 off the bench in the Tide’s SEC home opener. Tennessee: Called on to replace Tua Tagovailoa just before half ... finished 6-of-11 for 72 yards with a long play of 21 ... added two rushes for no gain. Arkansas: Excelled in his first career start at quarterback to earn offensive player of the week accolades from the Tide coaching staff ... was efficient in the passing game, finishing 18-of-22 for 235 yards and three touchdowns ... added one rush on the night before exiting in the third quarter. LSU: Handled all holding duties on PATs. Mississippi State: Entered late in the second quarter to take over at quarterback ... finished his day 7-for-11 for 94 yards with a long pass of 26. Western Carolina: Made his second start of the season and was efficient during his time on the field ... completed 10-of-12 passes for 275 yards and three touchdowns ... connected on his final eight passes that consisted of three scores and four first downs ... averaged 27.5 yards per completion, connecting on six explosive passes with a game-long and season-high of 57. Auburn: Had a career day in his start against the Tigers ... totaled 335 yards and four touchdowns to go with two picks on 26-of-39 passing ... added eight rushes for 32 yards with a long of 18. Michigan: Was efficient in his start against the Wolverines ... finished 16-of-25 for 327 yards and three touchdowns ... connected from 85 yards out on the first play of the game to go with touchdowns from 42 and 20 yards out for his three scoring strikes.

Redshirt Freshman (2018)

Redshirted a season ago and served as one of the Tide’s backup signal-callers in 2018 ... saw time in 14 games in his first collegiate season, missing the Texas A&M contest. Louisville: Saw his first playing time as a member of the Crimson Tide, going 0-for-1 passing while rushing once for a yard. Arkansas State: Entered late in the game, finishing 0-for-1 on his lone pass attempt. Ole Miss: Appeared for a third consecutive week, completing the first pass of his career for a 30-yard gain. Louisiana: Recorded his first career touchdown pass, connecting with Jaylen Waddle for a 94-yard scoring strike ... the pass and catch ranked as the second-longest passing touchdown in program history. Arkansas: Entered for holding duties late in the game but did not record any stats. Missouri: Assumed holder duties against the Tigers but did not see time at quarterback. Tennessee: Entered the game late at quarterback and resumed his holding responsibilities against the Volunteers but did not collect any stats. LSU: Saw time at quarterback for one play, running an option with running back Damien Harris ... also held on all kicks. Mississippi State: Finished 3-of-6 passing during his time at quarterback. The Citadel: Held for all kicks while seeing time at quarterback but did not record any stats. Auburn: Assumed all holding duties against the Tigers. Georgia: Did not see time at quarterback but did resume his holder role. Oklahoma: Held for all of the Tide’s kicks in the Orange Bowl. Clemson: Saw time against the Tigers, rushing one time for no gain.

Freshman (2017)

Redshirted during his first season at The University of Alabama.

High School and Personal Data

Quarterback prospect from one of the top private school programs in Florida ... earned a four-star ranking from Rivals, ESPN and 247Composite ... ranked No. 162 in the Rivals250 ... rated the No. 9 pro-style quarterback in the country by Rivals, No. 12 by 247Composite and No. 17 by both 247Sports and ESPN ... ranked as the No. 4 overall quarterback prospect in Florida by Scout ... named to the PrepStar Top 300 All-America Team ... selected by USA Football to play on the U.S. Under-19 National Team at the 2017 North American Championship against Canada ... participated in the Rivals100 Five-Star Challenge and Elite 11 quarterback competition in 2016 ... helped lead TBS to the Florida 4A State Championship game as a senior in 2016, passing for 1,532 yards and 29 touchdowns ... threw for 2,150 yards and 26 touchdowns as a junior in 2015, taking the Bulldogs to the state regional finals ... coached by Corky Rogers at The Bolles School ... chose Alabama over Baylor, Kentucky, Oklahoma State and Texas A&M.

Source : rolltide