Found August 25, 2013 on Football Nation:
The 2013 season may be the most anticipated in the history of South Carolina football. After going 11-2 including a bowl win over Michigan the Gamecocks seem to be a front runner in the SEC and national picture. The attention grabber for South Carolina is of course their star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. Clowney is up for every defensive award imaginable and even in the Heisman conversation. The Gamecocks are a team that could finally get over the hump in 2013 and finally win an SEC championship if everything falls into place.South Carolina is also led by one of the greatest coaches in SEC history Steve Spurrier. Spurrier has turned this South Carolina into a power and to heights never experienced before. His relationships with quarterbacks over the years have been well documented and his current one Connor Shaw has been no different. Shaw has had his ups and downs as starting quarterback at South Carolina, but this season is the year to take the next step. Shaw will have some we...
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