BUTTE -- Former Montana Tech linebacker Ryan Jones signed a free agent contract with the Baltimore Ravens on Tuesday.
Jones played with the Orediggers after transferring from Sierra College, in Sacramento, Calif.
The native or Reno, Nev., played two seasons at Montana Tech, registering 83 tackles – 44 solo – during his final season. He finished his Oredigger career with 127 tackles, 10.5 sacks, 16 tackles for loss and one interception.
“We are really proud of Ryan,” Montana Tech head football coach Chuck Morrell said in a statement. “This is something he worked really hard for and it is a great opportunity for continuing his playing career.”