Saturday Football Practice Brief


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Clemson, SC—Clemson held a two-hour practice in Memorial Stadium on Saturday morning. The Tigers will break for Fan Appreciation Day on Sunday. Fans will be admitted to the stadium at 3:00 PM and the Tigers and Coach Dabo Swinney will be available for autographs for two hours.


The offensive players will be on the South Side of the stadium concourse with the quarterbacks one the West Endzone Concourse. C.J. Spiller and Jacoby Ford will be on the South Side concourse in the elevator area. The defense will be on the North concourse.


The Tigers had a situational scrimmage much of Saturday followed by a conditioning run at the end of the workout. “We had a good practice after a slow start, “ said Swinney, whose team is just weeks away from its opener with Middle Tennessee. “We worked on various situations today…third-and-five, third and two, third and short, all kinds of situations.


“Monday we will start two weeks of pure game plan practices for Middle Tennessee. It is the most important game of the year.”


Swinney addressed the kicking game again after practice. “Spencer Benton did a good job in terms of kickoffs today. He seems to be in the lead for that job. The kickers have performed better since Tuesday’s scrimmage. I am still looking for someone who can put it through the uprights day in and day out.”


Chad Diehl (shoulder), Brandon Ford (foot), Jacoby Ford (hamstring) and Brandon Clear (ribs) were in green jerseys and were limited in practice on Saturday.

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Saturday Football Practice Brief
B-Meist®
"Why do we keep having short practices?!?" - Some TNET guru
tkd2000®
We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
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I guess you missed the post last week where someone mistook
tkd2000®
Give Dabo a break........
tiger chuck
I assume you meant this for the post above mine...***
tkd2000®
sort of had a short week for GT last time
74TIGER
"I would advise against that mindset" --Lloyd Carr******
CU08
Like Dabo is gonna say "Duh I'm preparing for GT" comon get
morbidtiger®
what if dabo said, "I"m not worried about MTSU, we're
Graphic Tiger®
If he said that then it would be the best quote of all-time
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You are the last ZIMA drinker on the planet aren't you
FLTiger87®
LOL...not sure "cool pts" pay the bills***
Graphic Tiger®
Not too hard to fool a ten year old******
3rdGenTiger
I think you get ready to play your game
hungrytowin
Why would you do that? NCSU is nothing like GT.***
TigerTown
MTSU beat MD last year. MD beat us and cost TB his job.
Country Gentleman®
Re: MTSU beat MD last year. MD beat us and cost TB his job.
striperfan
posts like yours irritate me
saiken79®
read the guy above you, the acc guys screwed us big time
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Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
Dugatiger®
Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
rkantor
Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
Dugatiger®
Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
tigers baby
Exactly what Michigan was thinking...
Airport4®
His statemetn spoke volumes
MackDaddy®
Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
mdtiger006
Re: We need to be preparing for GT not freakin Middle Tennessee
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