Jamie Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team


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CLEMSON, SC - Clemson reserve defensive tackle Jamie Cumbie has been dismissed from the Tigers football team. Cumbie was listed as a reserve defensive tackle on the school's summer 2010 depth chart.


"I have dismissed Jamie Cumbie from the Clemson football program for a violation of team rules," said Head Coach Dabo Swinney. "I appreciate what he has done for our program the last four years and wish him the best in the future." He is on track to graduate in August and will look to play his final year of eligibility at another institution.


Cumbie played in 13 of the 14 games last year and he had 53 total tackles, more than any other Clemson reserve. He had a career high nine tackles at South Carolina and had 4.5 tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks for the season. The 6-7, 290-pounder played in 36 games in his career with three starts and had 5.5 career sacks.


Cumbie lettered as a freshman in 2006 when he played in nine games, and in 2007 when he played in 13 games. He played in one game in 2008 when he suffered a broken wrist against Alabama and took and injury red-shirt season.


OFFICIAL CLEMSON POLICE RELEASE: CLEMSON POLICE MAKES ARREST IN ASSAULT CASE


On May 28, 2010 at approximately 2:00 am the Clemson Police Department received call of an assault at the intersection of North Clemson and Hillcrest Avenue. The victim had several lacerations to the facial area that required medical treatment and he was transported to the hospital.


The Clemson Police Department arrested 22 year old James W. Cumbie, 119 Nettles Road, Clemson, SC for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature.


This investigation was conducted by Lt. Robert Crooks.

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Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team
B-Meist®
Re: Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team
LtownTigerFan®
Re: Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team
Dugatiger®
That's why I always carry a weapon
CUTiger02
WWUMD?
Chuckston T-Man
WKWSWD!
JVTiger
Suspend him for the 1st quarter of the PC game***
GWPTiger®
boyz will be boyz, unless they're girlz like rbu...***
deadsolidperfect®
You got me arrested last time. Not goin let you do it again
DefensiveTackleU
Re: Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team
wboylst
Anyone know why?***
andylayne
Guessing Cumbie does.***
TigerTown
Is he on the board today?***
andylayne
Re: Guessing Cumbie does.- Hope so
74TIGER
I think he beat the #### out of someone.***
deleted
Whew! For a second I thought you said Jamie Cumble
PalmettoFace®
I heard
andylayne
There's a team rule against THAT? They think of everything.***
Razzmatazz
Idiot....what an absolute idiot!***
HoustonTiger05
Hey don't BASH the Coach like that, just too bad Cumbie
FLTiger87®
Good... Way to teach our team who's in charge
clemson guy3
I'm not sure I understand what you're saying about playing
Watcher®
BTW--your subject refers to "team" as being our team..
Watcher®
Yeah I realize I did a bad job explaining that
clemson guy3
Glad to know I was right! Shakespeare was ahead
Watcher®
Let's put a Smile on that face...
clemson guy3
Apparently Cumbie assaulted somebody pretty badly.
Razzmatazz
Almost killed the kid is word going around
Tiger04DMD
Read other players were present....
Cutigergrad04
Re: Read other players were present....
Tiger04DMD
Re: Cumbie dismissed from Clemson Football Team
TigersMP
Or maybe they were both being drunk d-bags?
gaines4heisman

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