Looking ahead: 2018 linebacker

The Clemson Insider takes a look ahead at Clemson’s top linebacker targets in the class of 2018. After losing B.J. Goodson and Travis Blanks at the conclusion of the 2015 season, Clemson signed a trio of linebackers in February: Tre Lamar, Jamie Skalski and Shaq Smith. Ben Boulware is the only senior linebacker on Clemson’s roster. Rock Hill (S.C.) Northwestern four-star linebacker...
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September 21, 2016

The Replacements: Travis Blanks

For the second straight year some are saying Clemson’s defense will take a step back because of the losses to the NFL and other attrition. In this series we will look at the players that have departed and how they will be replaced this season. In this edition of The Replacements we look at how Clemson will replace Travis Blanks at SAM/Nickel. Dorian O’Daniel is currently listed...
Via The Clemson Insider
August 11, 2016

O’Daniel is true team player

When Dorian O’Daniel ran onto the Clemson practice fields earlier this week, for the first time he entered camp as a starter. The Tigers’ strongside linebacker is listed as the start there, after spending the last three years playing behind guys like Travis Blanks and Tony Steward. “It definitely feels good. It is definitely a confidence booster,” the redshirt junior said...
Via The Clemson Insider
August 06, 2016

'She said yes!' Clemson players propose to girlfriends at team banquet

A magical year just got a little bit better for Clemson football players Eric Mac Lain and Travis Blanks.On Saturday, the Tigers held their team banquet to celebrate the 2015 season in which they went 14-1, won the ACC title and reached the national championship game for the first time since 1981.During the banquet, Mac Lain, a senior all-ACC guard, and Blanks, a junior safety, highlighted...
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January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson players proposed to their girlfriends at team banquet

Clemson football held its annual banquet Saturday night. In addition to recognizing a team that went 14-1 and reached the national championship game, the banquet was the site of a pair of marriage proposals by Clemson players. Offensive lineman Eric Mac Lain and linebacker Travis Blanks both asked their girlfriend to marry them. They both received yes as an answer, thankfully. ...
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January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson players not buying into the 'Bama hype

If you listen to the majority of the hype heading into the National Championship, you might be surprised to discover which team is ranked No. 1 and undefeated, because it isn't Alabama. The Crimson Tide, as of Wednesday, are currently a touchdown favorite over ACC Champion Clemson.But you don't have to tell that to Clemson sophomore receiver Artavis Scott, he isn't buying into the...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson LB says Alabama being favored is ‘all bologna’

Clemson takes on Alabama in the championship game on Monday and when it comes to the Tigers being seven-point underdogs against always-strong Alabama, linebacker Travis Blanks isn’t having it. Speaking to reporters yesterday, including SEC Country’s Connor Smolensky, Blanks pointed out how many different times Clemson had been labeled an underdog over the course of the regular...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson LB Travis Blanks declares for NFL Draft

Clemson linebacker Travis Blanks has declared for the NFL Draft, according to tweets from Aaron Cheslock of FOX Carolina and Matt Connolly of The State. #Clemson LB Travis Blanks says he will enter the NFL Draft after the national championship game. @foxcarolinanews — Aaron Cheslock (@AaronCheslock) January 5, 2016 Clemson linebacker Travis Blanks confirms he's entering the...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Clemson LB Travis Blanks Will Enter The NFL Draft

Clemson red-shirt junior linebacker Travis Blanks is entering the 2016 NFL Draft, he told the media today. #Clemson LB Travis Blanks says he will enter the NFL Draft after the national championship game. @foxcarolinanews — Aaron Cheslock (@AaronCheslock) January 5, 2016 Clemson linebacker Travis Blanks confirms he’s entering the NFL draft. — Matt Connolly (@MattatTheState...
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January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

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