Found January 11, 2012 on Niner Insider:
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has a reputation for putting players in different positions, and that's exactly what he's doing with rookie Colin Jones. Drafted as a safety, Jones took a snap as a receiver against St. Louis in the season finale, and has exclusively gone into offensive meetings this week....
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