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Early enrollee freshman Adam Kissayi has entered the transfer portal after spending one spring in Clemson.
Early enrollee freshman Adam Kissayi has entered the transfer portal after spending one spring in Clemson.

Clemson defensive end Adam Kissayi enters transfer portal


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Clemson football has its first transfer portal entry of the spring window.

According to multiple reports, early enrollee freshman defensive end Adam Kissayi has entered his name into the transfer portal.

He was previously committed to Minnesota last summer before decommitting to a Clemson pledge last July.

This transfer portal window goes through April 30.

Kissayi bio

Before Clemson: Listed by On3 as the nation’s No. 287 overall player, including top 40 rankings both among all defensive ends nationally and among players in Florida … ranked by 247Sports as the nation’s 27th-best edge rusher … recorded 35 tackles, including nine tackles for loss and four sacks, for Heritage in 2023 … named All-Space Coast and All-District in 2023 … helped Heritage to a 9-2 record, a district championship and a spot in the state playoff … All-Southeast Region selection by PrepStar … former quarterback who totaled 33 tackles (13 for loss), 8.5 sacks and two pass breakups in nine games at Bayside High School as a junior in 2022 … had two sacks in three different games in 2022, and posted at least one tackle for loss in every game except one that year … added 20 tackles as a sophomore in 2021… played for Mykel Benson at Heritage.

Personal: Born Jan. 20, 2006 … committed to Clemson July 14, 2023 … enrolled at Clemson in January 2024 … pre-business major … he was among the tallest football players in Clemson history at 6-8, along with fellow spring enrollee Darien Mayo … his father, Mohammed, played semi-professional soccer in Morocco … name pronounced “KISS-eye.”

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TigerNet News®
spacer Im not going to speculate about reasons
PAWsitively AllIn
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Tigerman1978
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LesterWagner1990
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Natedawg24
spacer Big is this discussion means weight not height.
NoChinTiger
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allorangeallthetime52®
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RememberTheDanny
spacer "The incoming FR DE from Olney, MD (I forget his name) "
GSCtiger®
spacer That was fast.***
colberttiger®
spacer not the right fit for what is needed in defense
NIKE®
spacer And you know this how?***
NoChinTiger
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kctigs81®
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twentytwofifteen
spacer He needed 2-3 years of development.
ROBOKIRK
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Purple Gunstock 15®
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Tigerman1978
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RememberTheDanny
spacer Not ready for this level of football
NotDaboSwinney
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LesterWagner1990
spacer He was recruited because of his athleticism, but he has a very long
NoChinTiger
spacer When coaches move 2 DT's to DE,he was gonna RS.
MRTTMT
spacer He didn't even stay long enough for half a cup of coffee
Cobbox®
spacer Dabo talked about this last year.
bretfsu®
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Tigerman1978
spacer I have no idea what Dabo will do.
bretfsu®
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2000®
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JPF16®
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QBVII
spacer My guess is he didnt think he fit at Clemson
ctigers90
spacer Re: My guess is he didnt think he fit at Clemson
ZeeGantt®
spacer Best of luck!
tigerfinn
spacer He's not good enough to be on our roster.
BloodbeOrange®
spacer Wish you the best Adam
HumbleServant®
spacer We're all so quick to point towards the negatives. Me included....
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