Penn State freshman quarterback Michael O'Connor, ESPN's No. 6 signal-caller in the 2014 recruiting class, plans to leave the football program and transfer elsewhere.
Paul Jones, a quarterback-turned-tight end, has left Penn State's football team for personal reasons, according to coach Bill O'Brien.
Penn State Nittany Lions will open preseason practice Thursday afternoon with questions about its depth at quarterback with junior Kevin Newsome reportedly leaving the program.
Penn State's spring semester has started and quarterbacks Rob Bolden and Kevin Newsome are enrolled in the school following questions about their futures.
Penn State quarterback Rob Bolden could seek a transfer following a freshman year in which he started the first half of the season before being benched for sophomore Matt McGloin.