Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/16/14

The Clemson Tigers won in a thrilling game against rival Auburn on Saturday, but for one member of the coaching staff, that wasn't even the highlight of his week. Instead, that honor went to a moment after the team's practice on Thursday, when wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins was baptized in front of his teammates and coaches. Jeff Scott, Clemson's wide receivers coach, took a picture of the ceremony and tweeted it out, calling it the "Highlight of [his] week." While Clemson as a university does not align itself with any particular religion, Hopkins' choice may force them to reconsider. Two...

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  • I don't understand the issue. Do you think he was shown favoritism because he has been baptized and that is why he was thrown to so many times?

    I do say "Thank God!" that he caught a record number of passes, but if the other receivers hadn't dropped so many, they might have received more instead.

    So what is the issue?

    John
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