When a top player leaves a team it means that there’s an opportunity for another player. However, this also brings a lot of pressure because they must step up and fill the void. Nobody wants to be the source of negative comparisons to a departed star.
The Rams are the reigning Super Bowl champions but they don’t have a good run defense. Jones is an in-house option to improve this area of the team. He already has a ring to his name as a starter but wants there to be no doubt about his place on the roster (via SB Nation).