Malachi Jones isn’t a conventional defensive back. Sure, he’s athletic and fast and agile, but he lacks something his contemporaries have as a key advantage: Jones has just one hand.
The diminutive defensive back made the play of the night in Millenium (Az.) High’s 40-0 rout of Valley Vista on Friday, reading through the opposing quarterback’s progression, jumping a telegraphed route and intercepting a pass that he then returned all the way to the Valley Vista 25 yard line.
It wasn’t the prettiest interception you’ll ever see, but it might be the best given Jones’ technique