Jon graduated from the University of Texas, El Paso, with a degree in Business. He was picked up by the Buffalo Bills as a free agent in 2003. He has since played for the Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles and he is currently playing for the New Orleans Saints - entering his 14th season in the NFL. He hosted a television show with the Eagles and has won two Emmy Awards (2008 & 2015). He was awarded the ED Block Courage Award in 2008. The Ed Block Courage Award honors those National Football League players who exemplify commitments to the principles of sportsmanship and courage. This award is unique in that the recipients are selected solely by a vote of their teammates.