Found July 15, 2012 on Leftover Hot Dog:
NOTE: This South Carolina Gamecocks blog is counting down the Top 20 projected players on South Carolina’s 2012 team. Players are measured on overall importance and expected productivity during the upcoming season.The basics: Anyone that knows Gamecocks football, will tell you the play of the secondary in 2012 is crucial for success. Especially when talking about the depth and the last line of defense, the safeties. One player that should have a great year and if he does, it will translate to Gamecock glory, is Brison Williams.  He is sophomore and enters the 2012 season as the starting strong safety.Rewind: Had 11 tackles in last season as a freshman after a rocky start that saw him miss the first four games due to a broken arm. Prior to the 2011 season, he attended Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy where he was a four-star prospect and the nation's sixth-best prep school player by Rivals.comForecast: LOHD feels he is going to be a break-out player in 2012. If our crystal ball ...

Gamecocks Football: 46 Days Until Kickoff

Today there are 46 days until kickoff. 46 - 12 is South Carolina's record under Steve Spurrier when the Gamecocks rush for 100 or more yards as a team.  They are only 9-23 when they are held under 100 yards.  When they hold their opponent under 100 yards, USC is 26-3 under Coach Spurrier. With few exceptions you have to run the ball to be successful in the SEC.  Those stats...

Gamecocks Football: 44 Days Until Kickoff

Today there are 44 days until kickoff. 44 is the number lettermen returning.  The Gamecocks awarded 63 letters last year, so there is a healthy number returning.  The Gamecocks return 6 starters on offense which is about average, and 5 on defense which seems a bit low.  All of the projected defensive starters have extensive experience.  Clowney and Jerideau aren't considered...

Gamecocks Football: 45 Days Until Kickoff

Today there are 45 days until kickoff of our beloved Gamecocks. 45 was the total number of points scored by South Carolina against Georgia last season.  It was the most points scored on Georgia last season, and the second time in as many trips to Sanford Stadium that the Gamecocks have put 40+ points on the scoreboard.  The Gamecocks have won 2 in a row and 3 of the last 5 against...

College Football Recruiting: Jamari Smith Commits to the Gamecocks

The South Carolina Gamecocks picked up commitment No. 19 as running back Jamari Smith committed to wear the "garnet & black" in the future.  The Neptune Beach, Florida native ranks as the 16th ranked all-purpose back in the class of 2013 according to 247Sports. The 5'10" 195 pound back chose USC over offers from Auburn, Arkansas, Ole Miss, Mississippi State...
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