The “Other” Jon Jones Is Once Again In The News


Thanks to the recent arrest of Jon Jones, the “other” Jon Jones that actually holds the Twitter handle “jonjones” is once again blowing up.

A self-described “tech geek, art outsourcing manager, VR producer,” Jon Jones on Twitter that is not an MMA fighter is actually from New York just like the former light heavyweight champion. This one, though, prefers to do his “drag racing” in the video game, “Grand Theft Auto.”

While “Bones” has over a million Twitter followers, Jon Jones the tech geek boasts almost 5,000, many of which he says are “MMA people, including some pro fighters.”

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Here’s a sampling of his tweets:


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