Clemson 2017 Draft Preview

As many as nine former Clemson players could be selected in the NFL draft this weekend according to NFL Draft experts.

Forever Fall: Yes, Clemson is a football school, and that's a beautiful thing

Forever fall. A conversation with some from, let’s just say a person who follows a school that is also within the confines of the Palmetto St., started with that person telling me that, “Clemson is a football school.” That's a good thing.

Watson says draft experts like Kiper and McShay are "irrelevant"
The talking heads in the NFL are busy trying to forecast where players will wind up in next week’s NFL Draft, and with each forecast about former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson there seems to be more criticism than praise.

Gamecock great George Rogers says he voted for Watson to win the Heisman
George Rogers proved Thursday night that you can put the hatred that runs deep in the rivalry between Clemson and South Carolina to the side and pull for someone you respect and admire. That’s why he voted for Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson to win the Heisman Trophy. Twice.

Levon Kirkland: Humble recruiting beginnings to Hall of Fame
What would Levon Kirkland’s rating have been if the scouting services that exist today existed when he was a senior at South Carolina’s Lamar High School? Four-star or five-star? Whatever it would have been, he almost didn't get a Clemson offer.

Cornell Powell ready to be one of the "top guys in the country"
Cornell Powell didn’t play as much as he would have liked last season, but instead of pouting and worrying about his snaps, he watched and he listened and he learned. Now he’s ready to put those lessons to the test.

Tigers primed to defend ACC Championship in home state
The defending ACC Men’s Golf Champion, Clemson Tigers, head to Clinton, S.C. Friday to play in the 64th annual ACC Men’s Golf Championship along with North Carolina, NC State, Virginia Tech, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Duke, Boston College, Louisville, Notre Dame, Virginia, and Wake Forest.

4/18Christian Wilkins "We've done it twice, so why not a third time?"
4/18Swinney not a fan of "stupid" rule changes, coaches who hire unethically
4/17Clelin Ferrell: Chasing three more rings
4/16Back to Sack: Austin Bryant looking for healthy 2017
4/15Watson not losing focus despite the draft or Boulware's smack talk
4/14At quarterback, is there cause for concern?
4/13Israel states his case in quarterback battle
4/11Venables looking for "pretty solid" group to flourish
4/9Jeff Scott says each of the QBs "had their moments"
4/8Swinney says Tigers are a team that "has a chance" to be special
4/8Spring Game: Quick Observations
4/7Elliott says depth chart questions likely to last into fall camp
4/6Spot the ball: Head coaches, rosters set for spring game
4/6From MIKE to WILL: Joseph adding to his repertoire
4/5Clemson offense looking to finish strong as quarterback battle lingers
4/5Sacrifice: Harvey Johnson made sure Jadar's dream came true
4/4Mel Kiper says Deshaun Watson "didn't win the Heisman for a reason"
4/4Swinney says it's "game on" with the quarterbacks as Cooper has best day
4/3Really big rings: National Championship rings to be unveiled at spring game
4/3RichRod watches physical start to practice, depth chart takes shape
4/3Commentary: Deshaun Watson beats Ryan Anderson and Alabama. Again.
4/2Special teams hitmaster Chad Smith hoping to take his success to linebacker
4/1Wallace Island: K'von Wallace thriving at boundary corner
3/31Friday update: Fields battles injury, Chad Smith cross-training
3/31Friday Update: Elliott recaps scrimmage, running backs and QB battle
3/30Venables says his defense is still a work in progress
3/29Hunter Johnson shines as Tigers scrimmage in Death Valley
3/29"Why not us?" Chippy McCloud says team is chasing another championship


04/08Spring Game2:30 PM
09/02Kent StateTBA
09/23Boston CollegeTBA
09/30@Virginia TechTBA
10/07Wake ForestTBA
10/28Georgia TechTBA
11/04@NC StateTBA
11/11Florida StateTBA
11/18The CitadelTBA
11/25@South CarolinaTBA
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