D.J. Howard, #22, is currently listed as the starting running back.
With a majority of the focus of the upcoming Clemson Football season being on the talent and power of their veteran defense, the fact that there are multiple positions without sure starters seems to have fallen through the cracks. The running back position is one of them. The Tigers lost their go-to running back...
CLEMSON - There’s no need to tell Roderick McDowell just how close he is to eclipsing the 1,000-yard rushing mark.
Clemson senior Roderick McDowell has had several years on campus to perfect his spin move, and he used it to shake two NC State defenders.
CLEMSON - There isn’t a thing wrong with Roderick McDowell being the most excited guy in the room. He’s earned that right.
CLEMSON – Roderick McDowell can admit it now: he had his doubts.
CLEMSON - Patiently waiting his turn since 2009, Roderick McDowell appears to be in line for the starting running back job.