First Confirmed ‘DWTS’ Season 16 Cast Member: Baltimore Ravens’ Jacoby Jones

Jacoby Jones of the Baltimore Ravens scores a touchdown during Super Bowl XLVII on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans (Photo: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Another NFL star famous for dancing in the end zone is ballroom-bound.

Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones is going “Dancing with the Stars” this season.

The Super Bowl champ is the first confirmed cast member for Season 16 of “DWTS,” which premieres in March.

ABC made the announcement during a commercial break during Sunday night’s Academy Awards telecast.

The entire cast for the upcoming season will be revealed Tuesday morning on “Good Morning America.”

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Other celebrities that have emerged as frontunners in the rumor mill to be allegedly competing this season include Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman, current “Bachelor” Sean Lowe and country singer Wynonna Judd.

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And in what would be a reality-rivals first, “DWTS” has reportedly recruited its first “American Idol” alum — Kellie Pickler (Season 5) is also said to be hitting the dance floor this season.

The new season of “DWTS” premieres Monday, March 18 at 8/7c on ABC.

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