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Indianapolis Colts defensive end Arthur Jones is carted off the field after being injured during the second quarter of an NFL preseason football game against the St. Louis Rams Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in St. Louis.
Indianapolis Colts defensive end Arthur Jones is carted off the field after being injured during the second quarter of an NFL preseason football game against the St. Louis Rams Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, in St. Louis. (Tom Gannam / AP)

When the Indianapolis Colts signed free-agent defensive lineman Arthur Jones away from the Ravens after the 2013 season, the move made a lot of sense.

The Colts were looking to add bulk, toughness and athleticism to their defensive front and their coach Chuck Pagano, the Ravens' former defensive coordinator, had a first-hand look at Jones' development into a quality two-way defensive lineman.

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However, the five-year, $33 million deal for the Colts hasn't worked out as Jones has become the latest Ravens defensive standout to struggle after signing a big-money deal elsewhere.

Jones missed seven games because of injuries in his first season in 2014 and didn't play at all last year because of a significant ankle injury. Now, Jones is set to miss the first four games of the 2016 season after he was found in violation of the league's performance-enhancing drug policy.

It continues a rough stretch for the Jones brothers. As a member of the New England Patriots, star pass rusher Chandler Jones was hospitalized in January for what reportedly was a bad reaction to synthetic marijuana. The Patriots traded Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals following the season.

MMA star Jon "Bones" Jones could be facing a two-year suspension from his sport after he tested positive for banned substances and was removed from the UFC 200 card earlier this month.

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