Green Bay Packers working as soon as extra Aaron Jones was collaborating in Monday night time with a heavy coronary coronary coronary heart and left all of it on the sector all through the crew’s 35-17 victory over the Detroit Lions.

Jones was collaborating in in his first dwelling sport at Lambeau Field provided that dying of his father, Alvin Jones Sr., earlier this 12 months. Alvin Jones Sr. died of points from coronavirus in April. He was 57. 

The star working as soon as extra acknowledged in May he was dedicating the remainder of his profession to his father.

On Monday, Aaron Jones had a dominating effectivity. He had six catches for 48 yards and three touchdowns. He furthermore added 17 carries for 67 yards and a rating on the underside.

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Jones celebrates his touchdown run during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, in Green Bay, Wis. 

Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Jones celebrates his touchdown run all by the second half of an NFL soccer sport within the course of the Detroit Lions Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, in Green Bay, Wis. 
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Jones was requested after the sport whether or not or not or not his father was on his coronary coronary coronary heart all by the sport and made a shocking revelation about what occurred to him all by the sport.

“He was really on my heart. I actually have a chain with a football and his ashes are in it. I scored and it fell off in the end zone. So, I’ll go look for it but he’d be happy. He’d be like if you lose it anywhere, lost it in the end zone,” Jones steered ESPN’s Lisa Salters.


Jones acknowledged the grounds crew was searching for it.

He steered reporters all through the postgame info convention if there was wherever to lose it, his father would have needed him to lose it in the long run zone at Lambeau Field.

The working as soon as extra remembered his father earlier all through the 12 months and revealed merely how shut he was with him.

“He was at every game, and before the game, I would go to a certain spot where he was sitting. I’m still going to go there and have my moment with him,” he acknowledged in May, by way of KTSM-TV. “I know he’s there; he’s got the best seat in the house. I know he’s up there watching me and it’ll be special.”