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Benito Jones was reportedly taken to the hospital on Saturday.

Ole Miss DT Benito Jones taken to the hospital after injury scare

One of Ole Miss’ key defenders had a scary moment on Saturday, as defensive tackle Benito Jones was reportedly taken to the hospital.

Ole Miss announced that Jones was taken to the hospital for precautionary X-rays on his spine after a hit in the team’s scrimmage. The school also said that Jones did not lose feeling or movement in his extremities.

Even better news comes from Jones’ mother, per this tweet from Antonio Morales.

Jones had an impressive freshman campaign as he racked up 39 tackles and 4.5 tackles for loss. He was a 5-star recruit and the highest-rated defensive member of Ole Miss’ 2016 class, according to the 247Sports composite rankings.

The Rebels open their 2017 season at home Sept. 2 against South Alabama.