Alcorn coach Jones accepts internship with Houston Texans

Published 12:30 am Friday, May 2, 2008

LORMAN — First year football coach, Ernest T. Jones, has accepted an internship with the Houston Texans.

His duties will be coaching the entire offense in addition to attending meetings with the actual coaching staff of the professional football team.

Jones stated that he is “elated to have another opportunity to bring exposure to Alcorn State University and is proud to represent his alma mater.”

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He also said he is excited about working with third round draft pick Steve Slaton and veteran quarterback Matt Schaub. Jones will report to his internship on July 20 and end on Aug. 3.