Aaron Jones recovered pendant with father’s ashes

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There’s good news out of Green Bay for running back Aaron Jones.

The running back has recovered the lost necklace that had a pendant filled with his father’s ashes. One of the Packers’ trainers found it well after the game had ended.

“[He] found it, so we’re perfect,” Jones told 97.3 The Game, via Rob Demovsky of ESPN. “Thank you to him. He was out there until 1:45 [a.m. CT]. It shows how much they care about us.”

Jones had a memorable night for his first game at Lambeau Field following his father’s death due to complications from COVID-19 in April. He accounted for 115 yards from scrimmage and four touchdowns — three receiving, one rushing — in Green Bay’s 35-17 victory.

Jones had said following the game on Monday night that he believed the necklace had come off during his second touchdown. Now, he has it back after a fitting tribute to his father.

4 responses to “Aaron Jones recovered pendant with father’s ashes

  1. That is awesome and that was equally so Jones credited that grounds crew guy Jones
    is pure class .

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