STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Sept. 26 (UPI) --
Tight end Paul Jones
has left the Penn State football program, Nittany Lions head Coach Bill O'Brien confirmed Wednesday.
O'Brien said the redshirt sophomore -- a converted quarterback -- left for "personal reasons."
The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Jones had been switched to tight end to get more playing time after he was demoted to third-string quarterback behind true freshman Steven Bench.
He had one catch in Penn State's Sept. 17 win over Navy.
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