I’m trying to think of a more athletic defensive play than the one South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney made against Michigan in the Outback Bowl, and not many worthy candidates come to mind. He’s a freak, it’s that simple.
After a quiet start in the game, you knew Clowney wouldn’t stay quiet forever. He woke up.
Oh, he forced the fumble, knocking Vincent Smith’s helmet off with a vicious hit, then picked up the football… with one hand somewhat casually. Seriously, this is as good as it gets.
When South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney met Michigan running back Vincent Smith in the backfield of yesterday’s Outback Bowl, Twitter seemed to freeze. Nothing else was going on in the world. Forget New Years, it was all about Clowney. The reactions were rampant, wild and very NSFW.
Some were simple, yet effective, like this from @_HoesLoveQuissy: CLOWNEY AGAIN! F*CK DEM NIGGAS...
Jadeveon Clowney had a huge hit at the Outback Bowl on Michigan's Vinson Smith to force a fumble. South Carolina scored on a last second drive to beat Michigan 33-28. Full video below of the hit.
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South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney will more than likely be a top five pick once the 2014 season rolls around (of course barring any setbacks) and during Tuesday’s Outback Bowl we could see why. After a horrible placement by the refs that resulted in a Michigan first down, Clowney absolutely lit up Michigan running back Vincent [...]
The Outback Bowl between South Carolina and Michigan took a turn on a massive hit delivered by one of the best defensive players in college football. Check out the below bone-rattling hit delivered by South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney on running back Vincent Smith which also jarred the ball loose and ended up in Clowney’s hands. The play shifted the momentum for South Carolina...
Thanksgiving has come and gone. It wasn’t even last month at this point. It was days and weeks and months ago. But I’m thankful for something I’d like to add to my list from last year. I’m thankful the Florida Gators only have to face South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney once more. He has to leave after his junior season, right? I present to you the No. 1 overall pick in the...
Good Morning, welcome to the New Year. Jadevon Clowney was already on a shortlist of players that are already on the Heisman Watch for the 2013 season. The South Carolina Gamecock put on a show in the Outback Bowl, and had the hit of the year on Michigan’s Vincent Smith. Yes, Johnny Football might be back for his sophomore year, but let’s get the campaign going for Clowney to...
Jadeveon Clowney destroyed Michigan running back Devin Gardner. Clowney found a way through Michigan’s offensive line and hit Gardner at about the same time as Gardner received the handoff. Clowney knocked the ball out of Gardner’s hands and the helmet off his head. Clowney also recovered the fumble he caused.
This play followed a controversial referee ruling. The referees measured...
If you happen to be looking for the first big college football hit of 2013, you need to check out South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney massive hit during the Outback Bowl against Michigan. Watch as the Wolverines go for it on 4th & 1 with a run play for running back Vincent Smith that ultimately gets stood up by Clowney. The hit was so fierce that Smith loses the ball along with his helmet:
Unfortunately for the Kansas City Chiefs, who hold the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft, the best pro prospect is not draft eligible.
Jadeveon Clowney is one of those rare players that has lived up to all of the hype that surrounded him coming out of high school as the No. 1 recruit. At South Carolina he’s dominated SEC competition in his first two college seasons, and...
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January 01, 2013
Tuesday during the Outback Bowl, Michigan was awarded a first down on a play where the chain gang was called out, the spot was measured and the ball was inches short of the stick for everyone (except the referee) to see. South Carolina challenged the spot (they couldn’t challenge the actual ruling), but the call was upheld.
And to Michigan running back Victor Smith’s detriment...
South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney is a veritable man among boys, and clearly one of the best—if not the best—players in college football on either side of the ball. You need look no further than this devastating, bone crushing, monster of a hit he laid on Michigan RB Vincent Smith in today’s Outback Bowl to know that what I speak is the truth.
And if that freakishly athletic...
On the first day of the new year, South Carolina star defensive lineman Jadeveon Clowney delivered what might stand as football’s best hit of 2013.
With Michigan clinging to a one-point lead over the Gamecocks in Tuesday’s Outback Bowl (and one play after the Wolverines were awarded a controversial first down following a fake punt), Clowney blew through Michigan’s blocking...
Jadeveon Clowney makes amazing tackle in Outback Bowl
Jadeveon Clowney laid down the tackle of life on Michigan running back Vincent Smith during Tuesday’s Outback Bowl. Jadeveon, a sophomore defensive end for the South Carolina Gamecocks, shred the Wolverines play to pieces as he flew through the gap, obliterating Smith and knocking his helmet off while causing...
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