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...

Here’s The Entire ESPN Video Segment On Jadeveon Clowney As “The Freak”

Earlier this week, ESPN released a promo for a special SportsCenter segment about South Carolina defensive star Jadeveon Clowney, titled “The Freak”. The piece ruffled some feathers in the college football world, as a few scenes depicted other schools’ stars as fearing the Gamecocks stud in their sleep.  Well, this morning, ESPN released the full segment, and it’s safe to...

Video: ESPN Releases ‘The Freak’ Promo For SportsCenter’s Jadeveon Clowney Feature

Jadeveon Clowney is arguably the most feared player in college football — his mind-boggling hit against Michigan’s Vincent Smith in the Outback Bowl has made him one of the most talked about players coming into this season. Because South Carolina is kicking off the college football season vs. North Carolina this Thursday, SportsCenter is doing a special feature on Clowney this...

Clowney haunts dreams in ‘The Freak’ promo

South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is the most feared player in college football. A new ESPN featured promo titled "The Freak" shows us why.

‘The Freak’: ESPN features Jadeveon Clowney in new video segment

ESPN interviewed a number of SEC rivals regarding South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney in a video segment entitled simply, "The Freak."

ESPN creates Jadeveon Clowney “The Freak” promo

ESPN created this promo titled “The Freak” to promote South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney.  Clowney obviously wasn’t paid for his role in the spot and despite a Georgia #11 jersey appearing, Aaron Murray didn’t see any money from that either.  No matter, this cool spot will help promote ESPN and it’s multi-billion dollar product. [The Big Lead]

Revisiting Jadeveon Clowney’s ridiculous high school highlight tape

By now, most of us know who 2014 Heisman Trophy favorite Jadeveon Clowney is and what he’s capable of doing to some of the best college football teams in the country, especially when he’s left unblocked on a run play to his side.  So naturally, you can imagine what he was doing against high schoolers half his size back in the day. Clowney, entering his junior year at the University...

UNC trying to balance how much to plan for Clowney

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Chaz Sutton. Kelcy Quarles. J.T. Surratt. Some great-sounding names in that group. But none of them have a tenth of the name recognition as the fourth starter on South Carolinas defensive line: Jadeveon Clowney. That doesnt mean they arent talented enough to wreak havoc on an opposing offense, though, particularly if opponents spend all their time and energy...

Insane Clowney Posse? 2013 South Carolina Preview

It was a weird year for South Carolina. Thanks to a two-tier QB system of Connor Shaw and Dylan Thompson, the fact that Shaw seemed to struggle with getting battered by fast SEC players didn't matter. They won close games. They lost a few, too. They beat Georgia....and still didn't go to the SEC Championship game because they lost to Florida.....and to LSU. Jadeveon Clowney...

At last, it's Clowney season

It's finally time for Clowney season. For the next four months or so, college football's focus will be locked onto Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina's fearsome, 6-foot-6, 274-pound defensive end. ''I know he's ready to get things going,'' said Chaz Sutton, the Gamecocks' other defensive end. ''We all are.'' The anticipation for...

Making Clowney 'Uncomfortable'

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – North Carolina will enter Thursday night’s season opener at No. 7 South Carolina with several offensive designs built in to counter Jadeveon Clowney and the Gamecock defense.

2014 NFL Draft Top Five: Clowney, Bridgewater top two but see who's next

For 2014 NFL Draft prospects, South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is the cream of the crop and will almost surely be the number one pick unless a team reaches for a quarterback.Next year's class of NFL eligible players has a wealth of talent at the quarterback position. Alabama's AJ McCarron, Clemson's Tajh Boyd, and Miami's Stephen Morris are just a few...

South Carolina Preview: Defense

As important as the other side of the ball will be to the outcome of the game, the main event of this game is sure to be the UNC offense against Jadeveon Clowney -- er, the South Carolina defense.

Jadeveon Clowney and Teddy Bridgewater NFL Future

by Bo Marchionte Follow on Twitter @bomarchionte "I understand why it's being brought up," said Pittsburgh Steelers 12 year veteran Larry Foote. "Because of money and the injury risk," adding "I know those guys do a lot of stuff with insurance to take a little bit off their minds." While not referring directly to both projected top picks...

Week 1 Heisman Preview

At look at the games from week one that will play a part (however small) in determining the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner…. Thursday North Carolina at South Carolina (6 p.m. ET, ESPN) A lot of fans who know Jadeveon Clowney primarily from the hit he made in last year’s Outback Bowl will finally get a […]
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