Kellen Jones redshirt possibility update
TX (Saint Pius X HS)
Years Played: 2012 - 2014
TigerNet reported Saturday evening that linebacker Kellen JonesKellen Jones
RS So. Linebacker
#52 6-1, 215
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We asked Swinney if Jones would qualify for a medical redshirt, and Swinney said he was unsure. Swinney said the staff would meet Monday and see if the NCAA would allow Jones an extra red-shirt year - he has already redshirted one season.
Swinney said the loss of Jones was a big one for the Tigers because he thought Jones would be a player that would emerge as the season went along.