Tigers make a decision on Tony Steward's red-shirt

by - 2012-08-23 18:51:05.0
    |

Player Photo
Pos: LB   Height: 6-   Weight: 235   Hometown: Hastings, FL (Pedro Menendez HS)  
Years Played: 2011 - 2014

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Thursday that linebacker Tony Stewart will not red-shirt. Swinney expects Steward to play 25 plays a game as a starter on special teams.

Steward is currently the third team WILL linebacker and is trying to come back from ACL surgeries in back to back years. The Tigers have two seniors in front of Steward - Tig Willard and Corico Wright. In high school, Steward was rated as the No. 1 outside linebacker in the nation and won the high school version of the Dick Butkus Award in 2010 as the best linebacker in the nation.

Send Feedback to TigerNet Staff: Email | Comment
    |
Loading...
Post your comments!

Xavier Thomas announces decision date

Dear Todd McShay and draft pundits: Let me help you see what you're missing

Clemson routs Elon to take game two

WATCH: Brad Brownell on the loss to FSU

Another close game, another close loss as Tigers fall to Seminoles

It's not a holiday, but it's the busiest time of the year

WATCH: Lee, players on walk off win

Beer delivers a Jolly good time in extra innings as Tigers win

WATCH: Mike Williams with impressive one-handed catch
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest