Northwestern’s RB Malin Jones to transfer

Report: Northwestern University Wildcat RB Malin Jones was granted a release from the program.  It’s likely that the request came about Jone’s desire for more exposure and playing time.

Coach Pat Fitzgerald released a statement confirming the release.

According to Coach Fitzgerald “Redshirt freshman running back Malin Jones recently requested, and was granted, his release from Northwestern to seek opportunities at another institution.  All of us at Northwestern would like to thank Malin for his contributions to our football family over the last two seasons, and we wish him all the best in his future endeavors.”