Round Five: The San Francisco 49ers trade down and pick a punter

So this happened. The San Francisco 49ers traded down in the fifth round with the Indianapolis Colts, dropping them to the number 165 overall pick. They used it on a punter: Bradley Pinion from Clemson: #49ers 5th-round pick used on Clemson PUNTER Bradley Pinion. Incumbent Andy Lee, 11-year vet, is longest-tenured 49er — Cam Inman (@CamInman) May 2, 2015 AROUND COVER32 Bold...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson punter Pinion to enter NFL draft

CLEMSON - Clemson punter Bradley Pinion announced Tuesday he has decided to turn professional, according to a release from the school. The native of Concord, N.C. entered Clemson in 2012 and had one more year of eligibility.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
January 06, 2015

Clemson punter Bradley Pinion declares for NFL draft

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Clemson punter Bradley Pinion is giving up his final season for the pros. Pinion announced his intentions Tuesday. Pinion had the fifth-best average in the Atlantic Coast Conference last fall at 42.6 yards per punt. He led the ACC and set a Clemson record with 28 punts downed inside the 20-yard line. He also had 36 touchbacks on 74 kickoffs this season. Pinion...
Via Associated Press
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson Tigers: 5 Takeaways From Loss to FSU

The Clemson Tigers played top ranked Florida State to overtime this past Saturday night but fell 23-17.  This article looks at five takeaways for Clemson going forward in the season.First,  Clemson showed that the kicking game is vital to victory. While punter Bradley Pinion had a great game, averaging 43.1 yards a punt and a successful extra point attempt,  the same cannot be...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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