THE NFL’S AMAZING ROOKIE CLASS
The Patriots picked up defensive end Chandler Jones in the first round of the 2012 draft (21st overall) out of Syracuse. He immediately had an impact as a starter in Week 1, strip-sacking Titans quarterback Jake Locker and forcing a fumble that New England returned for a touchdown.
Regular Season Statistics:
45 total tackles (24 solo, 21 assists)
3 forced fumbles