'Criminal Minds' Season 9 premiere: A.J. Cook expects JJ will 'upset some people'

If the "Criminal Minds" faithful thought they knew Jennifer "JJ" Jareau, they're about to learn a lot more about her.A.J. Cook is pleased the year she was away from playing the part is being put to creative use as Season 9 of the CBS crime drama starts Wednesday (Sept. 25). The first two new episodes are about a ritualistic killer in Arizona, but they also involve Hotch's (Thomas Gibson) suspected bid to become the new FBI section chief of the Behavioral Analysis Unit after Erin Strauss' (Jayne Atkinson) death last season.If Hotch really is after the job, as the team believes, he's destined to have competition ... specifically from someone from JJ's past."We're taking that serendipitous gift of Season 6 to make lemonade out of lemons," Cook tells Zap2it, "with a really cool story explaining what she was up to when she was at the State Department. The wheels are turning in the writers' room,...



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