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Clemson senior DT D.J. Reader ‘stepping away’

Clemson Tigers senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader has decided to “step away” from the game to deal with “personal issues,” as was reported on Twitter by ESPN’s Brett McMurphy. Clemson starting DT D.J. Reader to “step away from football” for unknown amount of time for "personal issues" — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) August 25, 2015 This isn’t good news for...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson tackle DJ Reader leaving team for personal reasons

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) Clemson defensive tackle D.J. Reader is leaving the team because of personal matters. Coach Dabo Swinney said Tuesday it's not clear how long Reader will be away. The coach says in a statement that Reader has ''personal issues he has to deal with at this time.'' Swinney adds that Reader has the support of his coaches and teammates. Reader was a backup last season...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

On the Beat: Clemson DT D.J. Reader steps away from football indefinitely

CLEMSON – In a surprising announcement Tuesday 11 days before the season opener, Clemson senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader is stepping away from football for an indefinite period of time due to "personal issues."
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
August 25, 2015

Report: Clemson Senior Defensive Tackle D.J. Reader “Stepping Away From Football”

Clemson had the No. 1 defense in 2014, but with the departure of stars like Vic Beasley and Grady Jarrett, that side of the ball will look much different in 2015. Today, ESPN’s Brett McMurphy is reporting that the Tigers are losing yet another experience defensive lineman, at least for a while. Senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader, who was in line to start this season, is stepping...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson Top 10: Tigers count on D.J. Reader to fill Jarrett-sized gap

CLEMSON — It’s one of the most rugged and thankless spots on a football team.
Via The Post and Courier - Clemson
July 02, 2015

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