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Keep an eye on running back Taiwan Jones out of Eastern Washington at this Thursday’s draft. He’s fast — 4.27 in the 40-yard-dash — and that’s with a broken foot that’s not fully healed.

Admittedly, I never heard of Jones until a friend e-mailed me this YouTube video of Jones jumping out of a three-foot-deep pool — backwards — and landing on his feet.

NFL, here he comes. . .

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