|Date of birth:22 April 1979|
|Place of birth: Melbourne, Australia|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* Miami Dolphins ( 2009)*|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
Australian football career
American football career
Bond began training to be a punter in the NFL after a holiday in the USA in 2005. After an initial session with Nathan Chapman, Jy worked with Sav Rocca (another ex AFL player with the Philadelphia Eagles) and his agent to move into the NFL. He signed with the Miami Dolphins of the NFL in March 2009. Jy was offered a college scholarship a number of years previous while visiting his brother who was on a baseball scholarship in the USA. For personal reasons he was unable to accept the offer.
New York Giants
Bond returned to the New York Giants for their mini camp in May 2012. In 2012, NFL teams–New York Jets, Carolina Panthers and Chicago Bears expressed interest in Bond as a Punter. In 2013 Bond worked out with the Jets and also Tampa Bay before returning to NY Giants.
Jy is now involved in the media and also runs a feeder program to the NCAA and NFL with former NFL player Ben Graham and Darren Bennett. They are currently working with ex-Carlton player, Brendan Fevola.
Bond now works in Talent Management for his native Australian rules football.
- Thompson, Troy (April 15, 2009). "Miami Dolphins sign Bond". World Footy News. http://www.worldfootynews.com/article.php/20090416085827689. Retrieved 2009-04-19.
- Sheahan, Tony (June 29, 2008). "Big Sav urges brother to stay". Fox Sports Australia. http://www.foxsports.com.au/story/0,8659,23940266-23211,00.html. Retrieved 2009-04-19.
- Garafolo, Mike (June 21, 2010). "Giants waive five players, including punter Jy Bond". The Star-Ledger. http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2010/06/giants_waive_five_players_incl.html. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
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