Patriots players tweet touching messages to Chandler Jones

Published Mar. 15, 2016 6:40 p.m. ET

The New England Patriots traded Pro Bowl defensive end and Super Bowl XLIX champion Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals Tuesday for a 2016 second-round draft pick and guard Jonathan Cooper. 

Wide receiver Julian Edelman, linebacker Dont'a Hightower and safety Devin McCourty wished Jones well on Twitter after news of the trade broke.