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USC Trojans Recruiting: Blue Chip Receiver Velus Jones Jr. Flips Back to USC

The Trojans land a speedy target… then lose him… then get him back.

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The word "commitment" always takes on an interesting meaning this time of year.

With offers from most of the lower 48, Velus Jones Jr., a blazing speedster from Saraland, Alabama, finally decided to play his football in Southern California.

Jones originally gave his verbal to USC back in April, but this Friday he tweeted a picture with Sooner's OC Lincoln Riley, immediately followed by a few celebratory tweets from OU coaches.

This afternoon, Jones appears to have put an end to the drama... although I guess we'll see what tomorrow brings.

Check out his highlights from hudl:

Profile from 247 Sports: