- Originally went to Southeastern Louisiana University on a track scholarship before transferring to Lane College after one year to play football.
- Drafted by the Houston Texans in the 2007 NFL Draft in the third round.
- Named to his first Pro Bowl in 2012.
- First player to score both a receiving and a return touchdown in a Super Bowl game, in Super Bowl XLVII in 2013.
- Broke the record for the longest kickoff return in a Super Bowl, in Super Bowl XLVII in 2013, with a 108-yard return.
- Appeared on season 16 of Dancing with the Stars, partnered with pro Karina Smirnoff.
- Emily London-Jones — Mother
- Jacoby Jones Jr. — Son
- Attended Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana, United States; Lane College, Jackson, Tennessee, United States