Ben Jones signed to multi-year contract with Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Titans announced Thursday their deal with Ben Jones is complete after signing a multi-year contract with the center.

Jones comes to the Titans after four seasons and 64 games with the Houston Texas.

During that time, he registered 16 starts at center, 16 starts at left guard, and 11 starts at right guard.

The Tennessee Titans have signed C Ben Jones to a multi-year contract.

Over the last two years, Houston ranked seventh in sacks allowed (62) and ninth in rushing yards (3,892).

“Ben is a tough, smart, dependable player,” said Titans General Manager Jon Robinson. “He is a great teammate and passionate about the game. He is strong and a good finisher with some nasty to him. Additionally, he has some position flexibility – a starting center with ability to play either guard as well.”

Last season, Jones started all 16 games at center for the Texans. In 2014, he started 16 games at left guard. As a rookie in 2012, Jones was named Texans Rookie of the Year as he logged 10 starts at right guard.

Jones became the first center selected in the 2012 NFL Draft, as the Texans drafted him in the fourth round.

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