Jones left Sunderland to join Rotherham United earlier this year.
Sunderland are preparing for arguably the biggest season in their history as they embark on League One.
Chris Coleman has discussed the possibility of new contracts for the five Sunderland players whose deals expire this summer, but will any of them get one?
Sunderland remain in the Championship relegation zone after they suffered a 2-0 home defeat on Saturday.
Sunderland shot-stopper Robbin Ruiter has been ruled out for 12 weeks, but the club can take some positives with others returning to the fold.
Sunderland lost against Ipswich Town in the Championship on Saturday.
The 30-year-old defender believes the team has what it takes to push for promotion if they can get through this season without being relegated
The Rangers man is being linked with a move away from Ibrox, with Sunderland among those said to be keen.
The Sunderland pair have missed the last four league games through injury.
Chris Coleman needs to shape the Sunderland squad to his specifications and Billy Jones already looks ripe for the cull.
The Black Cats now possess three strong options at right back for the coming season after US international joined on loan.
Sunderland have the second-worst goal difference in the Premier League.