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Filling the Void: Who gets the rock at Clemson?

We’ve taken a look at some of the different position battles around college football so far as we head into spring camp. We’ve talked about running back at Auburn, quarterback at Alabama and quarterback at A&M. Now let’s venture outside of the SEC and look at who will take over under center (or in the shotgun) at Clemson… Background Since Offensive Coordinator Chad Morris...
Via Crystal Ball Run
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson will be a veteran team that is rebuilding in 2014

Even though the Clemson Tigers lost All-American quarterback Tajh Boyd, All-America wide receiver Sammy Watkins and All-ACC running back Rod McDowell, the cupboard isn’t completely bare for the 2014 season. While Clemson will face the task of rebuilding at the skill positions, the team does have a solid core of veteran leadership including 19 senior scholarship players, 15 of...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson Uses Drones to Figure Out How To Beat Jameis Winston

The Clemson Tigers are using drones to figure out how to beat Jameis Winston, Steve Spurrier and the rest of the teams they play.
Via Gamedayr
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson Fans Rushed The Court After Beating Belmont

If you didn’t already think that college students rushing the court after important basketball victories was getting a bit overdone, perhaps tonight’s actions by Clemson Tigers fans will help convince you. Clemson supporters rushed the court after their team knocked off Belmont in the quarterfinals of the NIT. No disrespect to the Tigers or what they accomplished, but this is...
Via College Spun
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson WR Hopper (academics) out for remainder of spring practice

One of the challenges for Clemson in spring practice this year is replacing the playmakers that helped the Tigers field one of the most explosive offenses in the country. Wide receiver Germone Hopper, one of the players expected to compete for depth chart spots previously occupied by Sammy Watkins and Martavis Bryant, will miss the rest of the Tigers' spring practice to focus...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins NFL Mock Draft Projection, Profile

Clemson Player: Sammy WatkinsSchool: ClemsonPosition: Wide receiverHeight: 6-foot-1Weight: 211 poundsCollege stats: 3,391 receiving yards, 240 receptions, had 227 yards in Orange Bowl win vs. Ohio State Analysis: Watkins is the clear No.1 wide receiver in this class, and he might be the most gifted receiver to come out of college since Calvin Johnson. He has top-level speed...
Via College Spun
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Clemson Unveils ‘Orange Bowl Champions’ Rings

This past season, the Clemson Tigers notched their first and only BCS bowl victory with a win over heavily favored Ohio State, 40-35. We’ve already shown you the “tombstone” that the program unveiled to celebrate the accomplishment. Today, the Tigers made another bold statement when they unveiled the championship rings that will be given out to players and personnel. They will...
Via College Spun
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Clemson QB Chad Kelly escorted off the practice field by police Monday

Just two days after their spring game, one of the starting quarterback hopefuls for the Clemson Tigers, Chad Kelly, was apparently escorted off the practice field by police earlier on Monday, Scout.com is reporting. Kelly, along with currently injured freshman DeShaun Watson and Cole Stoudt were battling it out for the starting job to take over for the recently departed Tajh Boyd...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Clemson QB Chad Kelly Escorted Out Of Practice By Police, Released From Team

Update: Kelly has been released from the team, per CUTigers.com’s Roy Philpott. We’ll update you more on the reason whenever Clemson releases more information. Chad Kelly has been released from the team. — Roy Philpott (@RoyPhilpott) April 14, 2014 Earlier: Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly, who is competing with teammate Cole Stoudt to become the Tigers starting signal-caller...
Via College Spun
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

QB Chad Kelly Dismissed by Clemson, Escorted Out by Cops

Clemson QB Chad Kelly has been kicked off the Clemson football team and was escorted from the facility by police. This is according to multiple reports: Football: http://t.co/2RZHxu5x1h is reporting Chad Kelly has been dismissed from the #Clemson football team. — Orange and White (@orangeandwhite) April 14, 2014 Kelly was in a three way battle for the starting job to replace...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

QB Chad Kelly Kicked Off Clemson Football Team, Escorted Out By Cops

Clemson QB Chad Morris has been kicked off the Clemson football team and was escorted from the facility by police. This is according to multiple reports: Football: #Clemson confirms that Chad Kelly has been dismissed for "conduct detrimental" to the team. — Orange and White (@orangeandwhite) April 14, 2014 Morris was in a three-way battle for the starting job to replace...
Via Thacover2
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

QB Chad Kelly dismissed from Clemson football program.

Chad Kelly is an ex-Clemson Tiger. The sophomore quarterback was dismissed from the football program on Monday for what Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney referred to in the usual vague coach-speak as "conduct detrimental to our program." “I have dismissed Chad Kelly for conduct detrimental to our program,” said Swinney. “He has had a pattern of behavior that is not...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson QB Chad Kelly Dismissed From Team

After a tumultuous weekend, Clemson‘s redshirt sophomore Chad Kelly was released from the team on Monday afternoon. “I have dismissed Chad Kelly for conduct detrimental to our program,” said head coach Dabo Swinney in a statement released by Clemson’s athletic department. “He has had a pattern of behavior that is not consistent with the values of our program. I hope he...
Via Grandstand University
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson QB dismissed after incident with Miss So. Carolina

Earlier today, it was announced that Clemson quarterback had Kelly, just a redshirt freshman, had been kicked off of the Tigers football squad for “conduct detrimental to the team”. There were initial reports that Kelly had been arrested during practice after a “fender bender” incident that took place this past Saturday. The school did not release any information regarding...
Via College Spun
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Miss South Carolina Tweets Story Relating to Chad Kelly’s Dismissal

Clemson redshirt freshman quarterback Chad Kelly was dismissed from the team Monday afternoon for conduct issues.  Although it was first unclear what the nephew of Jim Kelly did,  Ali A Rogers, Miss South Carolina winner in 2012, and a current Clemson team employee, tweeted a story regarding an incident with Kelly and her. pic.twitter.com/2PFrydmsze — AliARogers (@AliARogers...
Via Diehardsport
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson QB dismissed after incident with Miss So. Carolina

Former four-star quarterback Chad Kelly was kicked off the Clemson football team Monday amid a whirlwind of negative events over the past few days. Kelly, who is the nephew of former Bills quarterback Jim Kelly and was entering his sophomore season, was benched for the second half of the team’s spring game on Saturday for […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson’s Boyd poised to surprise in NFL

The NFL Draft is rapidly approaching, as the league’s premier and most anticipated offseason event is now scheduled to take place in a few weeks. Executive personnel from across the league have put in countless hours scouting and preparing for the event undoubtedly viewed as a starting point for building championship caliber teams. And many fans and outside pundits would find...
Via In The Neutral Zone
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Successor named at Clemson

According to reports, Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney in a text to ESPN.com will officially announce Monday that Senior Cole Stoudt will succeed Tajh Boyd. Sharing about his new starter, Swinney states that “He’s (Cole Stoudt) a great leader who is highly respected by his teammates. He never once complained. He was always ready when we needed him. He’s earned it and he will be named...
Via NCAA Football Zone
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Clemson's Boyd preps for scheme, leadership challenges at NFL level

At one point during the NFL Draft build-up that has consumed Tajh Boyd's public life since leaving Miami Gardens, Fla., the site of the Clemson Tigers' Orange Bowl victory over Ohio State in January, he stood at a standard dry-erase board and asked for advice. He felt he needed a better understanding of NFL coverages. His quarterbacks coach, Ken Mastrole, a former college...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins Visiting With The Bills Wednesday

  Ian Rapoport reports that Clemson WR Sammy Watkins is meeting with the Bills in Buffalo on Wednesday. Watkins has previously met with the Rams, Lions and Jaguars. The Bills currently hold the No. 9 overall pick, which means they would almost certainly have to trade up to secure Watkins. Interestingly enough, Watkins grew up a Bills fan, so I’m sure he wouldn’t mind playing...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

JUCO ranks next up for booted Clemson QB

A couple of weeks after being unceremoniously and summarily dismissed by Clemson, Chad Kelly will drop to a much lower level of football in attempt to restart his collegiate playing career. East Mississippi Community College announced this past weekend that Kelly, the nephew of former Miami Hurricanes and NFL great Jim Kelly, has signed a national letter of intent with the JUCO...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Tajh Boyd Rented A Ridiculous Limousine For His Autograph Signing Events

It’s common for former college football players to hold autograph signing sessions between the end of the season and the NFL Draft. But it’s not common for them to show up in a gigantic limousine with monster truck tires and ridiculous hydraulics. That’s what former Clemson star quarterback Tajh Boyd did this afternoon, according to Gene Sapakoff of the Charleston Post &...
Via College Spun
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins shows off his new jewelry on Instagram (Video)

In case you were wondering,  NFL Draft prospects are able to load up with jewelry because of advances from their agents as well as endorsement deals. Former Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins showed off his new jewelry on Instagram. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Sammy Watkins shows off his new jewelry on Instagram (Video) appeared first...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins Shows Off Bling Night Before NFL Draft

It’s still uncertain where Clemson WR Sammy Watkins will land (he’s going somewhere in the top 6), however, the 20-year-old speedster showed off his impressive set of bling with this Instagram video. The post Sammy Watkins Shows Off Bling Night Before NFL Draft appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins went to Jacob with more than 25 thou

Sammy Watkins looks like he’s going to be a star at the next level, and he better be, because the former Clemson wide receiver appears to already be following that JaMarcus Russell keys to bankruptcy playbook. Watkins shared this video on Instagram of him flossing the ice all over the place. We’re talking gold watches, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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