The Secretary of Defense

NFL Alumni "The Order of the Leather Helmet

Black Sports Hall of Fame

Florida Sports Hall of Fame

NFL's 75th Anniversary Team

8-time Pro Bowl

7-time All-Pro

2-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year

David D. “Deacon” Jones

December 9, 1938– June 4, 2013

Eatonville, Florida    

Hungerford High School

South Carolina State/

Mississippi Vocational ‘61


Defensive End  6-5, 272

The Sporting News' 100 Greatest Football Players

Pro Football Hall of Fame