South Carolina Football: What Steve Spurrier has brought to USC

South Carolina Football has turned into one of the most successful programs in the nation in the last four years, and it all started with one person.  Steve Spurrier was introduced as South Carolina’s head coach on November 23rd, 2004 and began to steer the program in the right direction. The journey to becoming an elite team was not easy for Spurrier and his Gamecocks.  Many...
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July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Reporter gets Jadeveon Clowney's school wrong

Thursday night, the Houston Texans made Jadeveon Clowney the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. Following the selection, the former South Carolina defensive end answered questions from the media at a press conference. One reporter made the ill-fated mistake of thinking the All-American pass rusher attended Clemson, which, of course, is South Carolina’s hated rival.  Reporter here...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney cries upon being made first overall pick

Jadeveon Clowney probably had a strong idea that he was going to be the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft, but that still didn’t keep him from breaking down emotionally over the surreal moment. Upon being announced as the first overall pick, Clowney began to cry. The former South Carolina defensive end will […]
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney reveals Rihanna crush: ‘I’m coming girl’

South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is ready to take the NFL by storm and rock out with his Gamecock out, revealing he has a big crush, like many, on singer Rihanna. “Rihanna, yeah, Rihanna, I’m coming girl,” Clowney said during an NFL Draft interview session Wednesday. Clowney on his celebrity crush after some thought: "Rihanna, yeah, Rihanna, I'm coming girl." —...
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney Dives In Ball Pit, Lazily Gets Out, Draft Stock Plummets

South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was with other draft prospects at a Play 60 event for the NFL. He dove headfirst into a ball pit and laid there for a while before getting out lazily. His effort in the ball pit has caused his stock to drop and he is now projected to be […] The post Jadeveon Clowney Dives In Ball Pit, Lazily Gets Out, Draft Stock Plummets appeared first...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Prospects Think Jadeveon Clowney Is Most Overrated Player In Class, Johnny Manziel, Teddy Bridgewater Second, Third-Most

It seems as if there are two very drastic opinions about the NFL future of South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney. There’s one group of people–the majority, likely–that believes Clowney is the No. 1 prospect in the class and a potential All-Pro caliber player. And there’s another set of analysts–Merrill Hoge, most notably–that think Clowney is overhyped, overrated...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Jadeveon Clowney comes to his own defense

South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney has heard all the not-so-flattering criticism of his work ethic as of late, and feels now's the time to speak up before his draft stock becomes further unstable. “I think I work just as hard as anybody,” he told the Associated Press. “If you pick me and pair me with guys, I’m going to try and outwork them also.” “I’ve been tired...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Merril Hoge on Jadeveon Clowney: Amazing athlete, 'atrocious' football player

Add another analyst to the list that isn't very high on the likes of South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney. ESPN's Merril Hoge actually took the Clowney-bashing a little further than most, calling him and "atrocious" football player."You look at him as a fundamental football player when you talk about feet, hip and hands, like we watch Khlail Mack, he's actually atrocious,” Hoge...
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April 24, 2014  |  2 Comments

South Carolina Football: Gamecocks begin spring practice

South Carolina Football: Gamecocks begin spring practiceThese are the golden days for the South Carolina Football program.  Coach Steve Spurrier has finally brought a program that was once a cellar dweller in the SEC to compete for championships.  The Gamecocks are coming off a third straight 11-2 season, but all of that is in the past now. Star players Jadeveon Clowney, Connor...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayock: Clowney's 40 time doesn't mean a thing

As many walked away pretty impressed with South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney's 40-yard dash on Monday (4.47 official time), NFL Network analysts Mike Mayock and Warren Sapp both said it really doesn't mean much. "It really doesn't matter what he runs; he's a freak," Mayock said, via Mike Huguenin of the NFL.com. Sapp called Clowney's run "frightening." Being a 'freak...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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