Countdown to Signing Day: Melvin Jones 

January, 17, 2013
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To gear up for 2013 national signing day, GeauxTigerNation's Gary Laney will break down every commitment in the Tigers' 2013 recruiting class.

Vitals: ATH Melvin Jones, Lake Charles, La./Washington-Marion, 6-foot-3, 245 pounds

Committed: June 29, 2012

ESPN Grade: 78, Three-star prospect

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