|No. 40 – Jacksonville Jaguars|
|Born:||June 14, 1998|
Rochester, New York
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||255 lb (116 kg)|
|High school:||Aquinas Institute (Rochester, New York)|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 9, 2021|
|Player stats at NFL.com · PFR|
Jamir Jones (born June 14, 1998) is an American football outside linebacker for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Notre Dame.
Jones played four years at Notre Dame, appearing in 55 games during his four seasons. As a senior in 2019, he played in 11 games and finished with 50 tackles, seven and a half for a loss, and four and a half sacks. He also forced two fumbles and recovered another.
On April 30, 2020, Jones was signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent and was waived on July 28.
On April 7, 2021, Jones signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers after catching Mike Tomlin and Kevin Colbert's attention in Notre Dame's 2021 Pro Day. Through training camp, he turned heads with his consistent motor and hustle and by regularly winning his one on one confrontations during drills and scrimmages. In preseason, he continued his strong play with four QB sacks in four games and by leading the NFL with six QB hits and thirteen total QB pressures while also leading the Steelers with six special teams tackles, earning a place in the 53-man roster. He was waived on September 28, 2021.
On September 29, 2021, Jones was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Rams. He was waived on December 25.
On December 27, 2021 Jones was claimed off waivers by the Jacksonville Jaguars.