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Clowney says he played through sports hernia injury at South Carolina

Earlier this month, No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney underwent sports hernia surgery after struggling with an ongoing groin issue during Houston Texans OTAs. At first, the origin of the injury was said to occur during Clowney's pro day prior to the draft, but now it has been revealed by's Gil Brandt the new Texans defense star he played his entire final season...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans sign No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney

The Houston Texans have locked up their No. 1 overall draft pick. Jadeveon Clowney has agree to a four-year, $22.27 million contract with the team, according to the Houston Chronicle. The deal also reportedly includes a fifth-year option and $14.52 million signing bonus. South Carolina's former star defensive end will transition to outside linebacker under new Texans defensive...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 06, 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...
Via College Spun
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 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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...
Via Low Brow Sports
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

AFC exec: Clowney’s floor is Mario Williams, Peppers

For months, we've heard how good Jadeveon Clowney can be in the NFL if he plays to his potential -- once-in-a-generation player, the next Lawrence Taylor, and everything in between. Hyperbole hasn't been lost on the former South Carolina defensive end. The other side of the coin, of course, is Clowney not living up to those monumental expectations. If not a Hall of Fame...
Via Helmet2Helmet
May 06, 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...
Via 60 Max Power O
April 24, 2014  |  2 Comments

Merril Hoge keeps taking shots at Jadeveon Clowney (Video)

Two days ago Merril Hoge of ESPN ripped Jadveon Clowney. On Wednesday,  Hoge continued to rip on Clowney by calling him a “very average player.” Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Merril Hoge keeps taking shots at Jadeveon Clowney (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Merrill Hoge: Jadeveon Clowney’s fundamentals are “atrocious”

I could be wrong, but I get the feeling Merrill Hoge gets paid by ESPN to rip on players. Hoge decided to pick on Jadeveon Clowney today. ESPN's Merril Hoge also said he would take Khalil Mack "in a heartbeat" over Jadeveon Clowney. "In the first round, all day." — Evan Silva (@evansilva) April 21, 2014 ESPN's Merril Hoge called Jadeveon Clowney'...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jadeveon Clowney runs sub 4.5 40 at NFL Combine

Tweet Everyone knew Jadeveon Clowney was fast. But his unoffocial 40-yard dash times at the NFL Combine Monday morning were off the charts. Clowney ran his two 40′s in 4.47 and 4.48 unofficially, making him not only the fastest defensive linemen, but one of the fastest players overall at the annual event. Watch:   That’s just unfair; 6’6″, 260+-lb. defensive ends...
Via Los That Sports Blog
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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