UConn’s Byron Jones Destroys Jamie Collins’ Broad Jump Record (Video)

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Byron Jones might be the most explosive athlete to ever compete in the NFL Scouting Combine.

The UConn cornerback broke the combine record for the broad jump with a 12-foot, 3-inch leap. The previous combine record belonged to now-New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins, who jumped 11-7.

Jones also posted a ridiculous 44.5-inch vertical jump.

The 6-foot-1, 199-pound cornerback won’t run the 40-yard dash, since he’s still recovering from surgery for a torn labrum. Jones is No. 50 on the draft rankings of NFL Media’s Daniel Jeremiah.

Thumbnail photo via Trevor Ruszkowski/USA TODAY Sports Images

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