Philadelphia Eagles' Nelson Agholor (13) runs after a catch as Carolina Panthers' Shaq Green-Thompson (54) and Colin Jones (42) defend in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
provide veteran help to a Panthers secondary that featured just three healthy safeties in Mike Adams , Demetrious Cox and Colin Jones . In order to make room for Byrd on the active roster, the Panthers announced they placed wide receiver Damiere Byrd
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Corey Grant (30) is tripped up by Carolina Panthers safety Colin Jones after running for more than 50 yards on a fake punt during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Corey Grant takes the direct snap on the fake punt 51 yards into Panthers territory.
Carolina Panthers free safety Colin Jones (42) wears cleats for charity during an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Seattle. (Ryan Kang/NFL)
Two years later, Tre Boston , Bene' Benwikere and Colin Jones are the only defensive backs remaining from that roster. Boston and Benwikere were late-round picks, while Jones is in the second year of a two-year, $1.86 million
Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (2) runs past Carolina Panthers defensive back Colin Jones (42) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/James Kenney)
Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (2) runs against Carolina Panthers outside linebacker Shaq Green-Thompson (54) and Carolina Panthers defensive back Colin Jones (42) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/James ...
Tennessee Titans running back David Cobb fumbles and Carolina Panthers linebacker David Mayo recovers it.