|Nuk Hopkins grades his season a C|
|by Tony Crumpton - Associate Editor - Wednesday, December 11, 2013 9:24 AM||
Pos: WR Height: 6-2 Weight: 205 Hometown: Central, SC (D.W. Daniel HS) Years Played: 2010 - 2012
Hopkins' season stats total 44 receptions for 707 yards and two touchdowns.
“I’m a hard critiquer of myself, man, and my team success isn’t well right now and that’s first,” Hopkins said. “I’m going to have to give myself a ‘C’.”
Despite a mediocre year by his own standards, Hopkins is not losing confidence in his ability. He knows that the NFL is a tough league, but he also knows where his strengths lie.
“In the NFL you’re not going to get too much separation from defensive backs, you know, unless you run a double move or something like that,” Hopkins said about his ability to dominate in the air. “You have to make tough catches in tough situations and my mind set is no matter where the defender is the ball is mine.”
Read the full article here
|Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment||
|Discuss this update on the Player Board - Chat about this update in TigerActive Chat|
3/25 - Nuk Hopkins ranked #2 best hands in the NFL2/23 - Nuk Hopkins tweets about Clemson WR's1/7 - Hopkins and Ellington named to All-Rookie team1/6 - Clemson history of underclassmen entering NFL12/28 - Nuk Hopkins on his 1st year in the NFL12/11 - Nuk Hopkins grades his season a C12/10 - Video: Nuk Hopkins take kids on shopping spree11/30 - Nuk Hopkins tweets about Clemson-SC11/26 - Photo: Hopkins volunteers with Boys & Girls club