Former Ole Miss DL DJ Jones proposes to his girlfriend prior to Monday Night Football kickoff
Monday Night Football is celebrating its 50th season. The popular series has seen a lot of memorable moments — add the special moment involving former Ole Miss defensive lineman DJ Jones and his girlfriend prior to Monday night’s game between the Cleveland Browns and San Francisco 49ers.
Jones, now in his third season with the 49ers, proposed to his girlfriend, Kayla Fannin, during warmups at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara on Monday night. She said yes.
Watch the moment below:
#49ers’ DL DJ Jones proposed to his Girlfriend prior to kickoff and she said yes! ❤️💛
— ourSF49ers (@OSf49ers) October 7, 2019
San Francisco selected Jones in the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He worked his way into a starting role late last season and has started all three games to begin 2019. He has four solo tackles this year.
Jones played two seasons at Ole Miss from 2015-16. He posted 70 total tackles, including 8.5 tackles for loss and 6.0 sacks in 25 games.
No matter what else his NFL career may entail, he will always have this special moment with Fannin.