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The back-ups have had ups and downs. Nick SchuesslerNick Schuessler Kelly BryantKelly Bryant Running Backs
Tyshon DyeTyshon Dye CJ Davidson might be the most athletic back if he can hold onto the football. CJ Fuller has looked good in the first two days. I think he is the kind of back that will look better with pads because he excels between the tackles. Wide Receivers
Ray Ray McCloud has had two very strong days. He looks smooth entering and exiting cuts. He accelerates coming out of his cuts. I think he can be a terrific punt returner. I also see the staff using him in a lot of different ways this season. McCloud is a five star without a doubt. Deon CainDeon Cain Trevion ThompsonTrevion Thompson Germone Hooper looks great about 70% of the time. The other 30% has been the issue for a couple of seasons. Tight Ends
We have been able to watch all of the first two practices and have the following thoughts on what we have seen from the offense:
It's been nice to see Deshaun WatsonDeshaun Watson
#4 6-2, 205
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RS Jr. Quarterback
#12 6-3, 195
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#2 6-4, 205
Calhoun Falls, SC
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It's hard to evaluate running backs in shorts, but Wayne GallmanWayne Gallman
RS So. Running Back
#9 6-1, 205
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RS So. Running Back
#22 5-11, 215
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This is the best unit on the team. Mike WilliamsMike Williams
Jr. Wide Receiver
#7 6-4, 210
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Fr. Wide Receiver
#8 6-1, 190
View Full Profile has had ups and downs. Tuesday was good, but Wednesday was much better. He is taller than I thought. He also has a special skill set. Wednesday he made one of the finest catches you will see. It was exactly like A.J. Green's famous one-hand catch.
RS Fr. Wide Receiver
#1 6-2, 195
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Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#1 6-5, 200
Calhoun Falls, SC
View Full Profile. He may not be quite as fast, but has some of the same skill set.
Stanton SeckingerStanton Seckinger
Gr. Tight End
#81 6-5, 240
Isle of Palms, SC
View Full Profile and Jordan LeggettJordan Leggett
Jr. Tight End
#16 6-5, 250
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RS Fr. Tight End
#84 6-4, 240
View Full Profile is a huge tight end who runs well for his size. Garrett WilliamsGarrett Williams
Fr. Tight End
#44 6-4, 225
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After two days, I like the athleticism but have concerns about size and toughness. It's hard to tell without pads, but they move well. I still want to see Joe GoreJoe Gore
RS Sr. Offensive Tackle
#73 6-5, 290
Lake Waccamaw, NC
View Full Profile when he faces adversity. Mitch HyattMitch Hyatt
Fr. Offensive Line
#75 6-6, 270
Sugar Hill, GA
View Full Profile is technically sound, but I worry about his strength a little. I think the interior guys are pretty solid. Tyrone CrowderTyrone Crowder
RS So. Offensive Guard
#55 6-2, 330
View Full Profile, Eric MacLain and Ryan NortonRyan Norton
RS Sr. Offensive Line
#58 6-3, 285
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RS So. Offensive Line
#69 6-4, 295
View Full Profile, Justin FalcinelliJustin Falcinelli
RS Fr. Offensive Tackle
#50 6-3, 305
View Full Profile, Noah GreenNoah Green
Fr. Offensive Line
#71 6-5, 275
Boiling Springs, SC
View Full Profile, Jake FruhmorgenJake Fruhmorgen
Fr. Offensive Line
#63 6-5, 285
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The back-ups have had ups and downs. Nick SchuesslerNick Schuessler
Kelly BryantKelly Bryant
Tyshon DyeTyshon Dye
CJ Davidson might be the most athletic back if he can hold onto the football.
CJ Fuller has looked good in the first two days. I think he is the kind of back that will look better with pads because he excels between the tackles.
Ray Ray McCloud has had two very strong days. He looks smooth entering and exiting cuts. He accelerates coming out of his cuts. I think he can be a terrific punt returner. I also see the staff using him in a lot of different ways this season. McCloud is a five star without a doubt.
Deon CainDeon Cain
Trevion ThompsonTrevion Thompson
Germone Hooper looks great about 70% of the time. The other 30% has been the issue for a couple of seasons.
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#71 6-5, 275
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Safety (2011 - 2014)
#27 5-11, 215
St. George, SC
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