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Swinney, Venables seal the deal

Swinney, Venables seal the deal

Clemson's newest addition, Oklahoma linebacker transfer Kellen Jones, committed to the Tigers on Wednesday, thanks to the joint effort by Dabo Swinney and Brent Venables.

LB Kellen Jones Profile Jones, who played for Venables at Oklahoma last season, visited Clemson earlier this month after receiving permission to transfer from Norman. On Thursday morning, CUTigers spoke with his father, Sean Jones, about the decision. "It really came down to familiarity, trust and belief in coach Venables," Sean said. "He and coach Venables have a really special relationship, a...

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