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Exclusive First Interview with Justin Jones

Shortly after the Chargers took him in the third round, defensive tackle Justin Jones called to give his exclusive first interview as a member of the Bolts. First off, how does it feel to call yourself a Los Angeles Charger right now?

Jones: You don't even know!  It's crazy! There are a lot of emotions going on right now, especially being around my family.  I'm just glad I got an opportunity and I'm blessed to be here., tell us what happened when your phone rang and it's the call you've been waiting for.

Jones:I'd been sitting at the bowling alley watching everybody go.  So I went home, but ya'll called me and I was just getting out of the shower!  I got the call so I ran out.  It took me like six chances to answer, but I finally did. much contact did you have with the Chargers throughout the draft process?

Jones:I met them at the Senior Bowl with (Area Scout) James MacPherson.  I met them at the Combine and at the Pro Day. Chargers fans who don't know much about you or never saw you play, what do you bring to the table?

Jones:I'm a student of the game and willing to learn. I'm somebody who's ready to come play football.  I've never been to Cali before. It's crazy! are the strengths of your game?

Jones:I think I'm explosive.  I'm pretty strong. do you model your game after?

Jones:I watched Gerald McCoy, Aaron Donald and Ndamukong Suh.  Suh has that violent mentality and Donald is a technician.  Gerald McCoy is explosive.  I feel like all of that embodies my game.'re coming to a team where next to you is going to be Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram. Two of the best in the league.  That's got to be pretty exciting for you.

Jones:Yes sir!  From top to bottom, they're hard working players.  They focus on the little things getting the tools, fundamentals and all those important things., this your first chance to talk to Chargers fans.  What do you want to tell them?

Jones:I'm coming to work!

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