go to MSN.com
Found January 01, 2013 on Kegs 'n Eggs:
PLAYERS: Jadeveon Clowney
TEAMS:

Via Kegs 'N Eggs:

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.

An unbelievable play by the game’s best player.

GIF via Bleacher Report.

More from Kegs 'n Eggs:
6 Comments:
  • First off, I'm a Michigan man. I'm from there, been rooting for them since I came out the womb 41 years ago. But when the Wolverines stole that 1st down call, I felt the hair stand up on my neck before the next snap even happened!

    I knew karma would come and kill us, but I didn't know it would come that fast, that hard, and the ferocious!


    Stellar hit!
  • How sad....What....I noticed there were NO Blacks invited to the Heisman award ceremony this year...Why? Clowney is the Best player in the land (for sure on the defensive side of the ball) better than Norte Dame defensive player. Stop giving it to the white guys even before the season starts:Tebow, Luck,QB from USC this past year. Let the play speak for itself....Not the Hype!
  • Big deal-- hardly. No one blocks the guy. Talk about over rated. ANYONE could make that hit if not blocked.
  • Quit hating bro, it was a great hit.....
  • Yeah, big deal all season, which is why he is the Defensive player of the year. Some people are so good they make it look easy, but the way he exploded off the line and at an angle is how he got there, but to also read the ball in that split second, land a hit that resounded around the world AND pick up the ball after such a hit takes skill, if you don't know already you need to ask somebody.
  • Who frickin' cares if there are no blacks invited to the Heisman!! I'm African- American and I found this comment EXTREMELY ignorant and boneheaded....
THE BACKYARD
RELATED ARTICLES

25 Best NSFW Jadeveon Clowney Just Killed A Running Back Tweets

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 Huge Hit at Outback Bowl (Video)

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. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Jadeveon Clowney destroys Michigan’s Vincent Smith as the Gamecocks go onto win the Outback Bowl (VIDEO)

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 [...]

Jadeveon Clowney’s Game Changing and Bone-Rattling Hit

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...

Late Thanksgiving Thankfulness: Thankful The Florida Gators Only Face Jadeveon Clowney Once More

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...

Jadeveon Clowney is the 2013 Heisman favorite

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 Blows up Michigan Running Back

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...

JaDeveon Clowney jacks up Michigan's Vincent Smith

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:

Jadeveon Clowney Destroys Michigan Running Back Vincent Smith, Causing Fumble (Animation)

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...

South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney beheads Michigan’s Victor Smith (VIDEO, GIF)

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...

Jadeveon Clowney absolutely destroyed Vincent Smith in spectacular fashion

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...

Jadeveon Clowney Clobbers Vincent Smith During 2013 Outback Bowl: Video

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 Delivers Biggest Hit Of Bowl Season

South Carolina defensive stud Jadeveon Clowney delivered a game-changing hit on Vincent Smith to help rally his Gamecocks to a 33-28 victory of Michigan in the 2013 Outback Bowl. There is so much awesome on this one hit its hard to imagine that you will see a better one all year, even in the NFL. Clowney was able to cut through the Wolverines offensive line with ease to deliver a...

ICYMI: Jadeveon Clowney clowns Michigan RB with monster hit

Ballertainment 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...
Gamecocks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

RUMORS & GOSSIP

Dan Gilbert opens up about secret meeting with LeBron

Dan Gilbert talked about his secret meeting he had with LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert probably feels like he is on cloud nine right now with the recent news of LeBron James coming back to Cleveland. But this feeling of euphoria took four long years to experience along with no communication between the two. “The Decision,” certainly wasn’t LeBron’s finest...
Via Pass The Pill
10 hours ago

Heat re-sign Mario Chalmers

Mario Chalmers has re-signed with the Heat moments after Miami acquired Luol Deng, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. The Heat are interested in Eric Bledsoe, and would like to re-sign Chris Andersen. They have also signed Danny Granger and Josh McRoberts this off-season. Chalmers, 28, averaged 9.8 points, 4.9 assists... The post Mario Chalmers Re-Signs With Miami Heat appeared first...
Via Hoops-Nation
13 hours ago

Bulls re-sign Kirk Hinrich

Posted to Runnin' With Da BullsThe Chicago Bulls chose to bring back veteran point guard Kirk Hinrich as he re-signed today. Kirk Hinrich has re-signed with the Bulls, per source. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 13, 2014 Hinrich, who has spent nine of his 12 NBA season here in Chicago, will fill the role of back-up to Derrick Rose. Hinrich is nearing the end of a solid...
Via Sports Mockery
14 hours ago

Phil Jackson has funny reaction to Pau Gasol signing with Bulls

PHOTO COURTESY: MADDIE MEYER/GETTY IMAGES VIA NY DAILY NEWS New Knicks president Phil Jackson has had a busy off season so far with the recruitment of Carmelo Anthony.  Despite making it seem like all the eggs were in the Melo basket, he had his eyes on other targets as well and cleverly showed his disappointment after missing out on one this weekend. Pau Gasol played under Phil...
Via New York Sports-Kings
12 hours ago

Report: Rockets get Trevor Ariza in sign-and-trade

The Houston Rockets have agreed to a four-year, $32 million deal with Trevor Ariza, according to Sam Amick of USA Today. He will replace Chandler Parsons as the starting forward for the Rockets. Ariza’s contract will decline per season. He will first make $8.6 million, then $8.2 million, $7.8 million, and finally... The post Rockets Sign Trevor Ariza appeared first on Hoops-Nation.
Via Hoops-Nation
1 day ago

Report: Rockets to let Chandler Parsons sign with Mavs

Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Sports According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Houston Rockets won’t match Dallas’ offer sheet for Chandler Parsons. Houston will not match the $46M Dallas offer sheet for Chandler Parsons, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 13, 2014 The Rockets declined to match a three-year, $46 million offer...
Via The Sideline
13 hours ago

Report: Braves suspend Dan Uggla after he's late to game

getty images The Atlanta Braves have suspended second baseman Dan Uggla for one game without pay. That is just over $80,000 for those doing the math at home. Uggla’s suspension comes after he was extremely tardy. The Braves have not been using Uggla much as he has just 18 trips to the plate since the end of May. The veteran second baseman is hitting just .162/.241/.331 on the...
Via Tireball.com
16 hours ago

LeBron: World Cup final is 'bigger' than NBA Finals

RIO DE JANEIRO — Just a few hours after arriving in Brazil, LeBron James sized up the 2014 FIFA World Cup final and said it trumps the NBA finals. “This is the highest you can get,” James said Saturday, a day after announcing he was returning to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers. “This is bigger than the NBA finals in the sense that it’s the world and you have so many countries...
Via NESN.com
17 hours ago

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar criticizes LeBron's return to Cleveland

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is skeptical of James’ return Despite the majority of the basketball nation praising LeBron James for returning home, NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a much different, critical opinion on King James coming back to Northeast Ohio. Kareem made various analogies, often times comparing what LeBron did to Cleveland, to a man doing his ol’ lady wrong. In an interesting...
Via Sports-Kings
16 hours ago

Report: Heat sign Luol Deng

The Miami Heat have lost superstar LeBron James, but Pat Riley and company are not going to use that as an excuse. Since James announced his decision to return to Cleveland, the Heat have been nothing but aggressive in the free agent market. After agreeing to bring Chris Bosh back on a five-year max deal, Miami has agreed to terms with forward Luol Deng.Free agent forward Luol...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
17 hours ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.