Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put


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Last year, Caldwell replaced longtime assistant Brad Scott, who has decided to retire from active coaching and move into athletic administration.

CLEMSON – Robbie Caldwell and Joey Batson aren’t going anywhere.

Caldwell, the offensive line coach, and Batson, the strength and conditioning coach, have both been rumored to be a part of a staff shakeup at Clemson in head coach Dabo SwinneyDabo Swinney
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’s football program.

That will not be the case, according a source.

“I can guarantee you that Coach Caldwell and Coach Batson aren’t going anywhere,” the source said.

There have been rumors of a rift between Caldwell and offensive coordinator Chad Morris, but that is simply not the case, the source said.

“That is completely false,” the source said. “Coach Morris and Coach Caldwell have a great relationship.”

Defensive coordinator Kevin SteeleKevin Steele
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and the university parted ways early Thursday, and that spawned speculation that there will be other staff changes.

There were rumors and even a story out of Georgia that Buford (Ga.) High School head coach Jess Simpson – an Auburn graduate – would be coming to Clemson to take a position on Swinney’s coaching staff, but that has also turned out be false. For now, it appears that other than Steele, there will be no more staff changes.

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Crump®
Caldwell was one of our best hires, he just needs some
acevans®
I've actually seen our offensive line look better in the
Clemson81to85
Getting away from zone blocking schemes should
MackDaddy®
Caldwell basically refined zone blocking in the college game
striperfan
ok
MackDaddy®
Batson is the best coach on the staff***
T_I_P
Is this a joke?***
johnstoneF3
I think our kids actually get weaker once on campus.***
PioneerG
That is stupid***
Daredevil
Like your response.***
PioneerG
Ok***
Daredevil
Daredevil
dago44
They get weaker as the season goes...No doubt about that...***
CM Shack
They certainly don't gain strength at the rate of schools
reflux
or Maryland,NCSU,UNC,UVA,BC or even WFU..***
CM Shack
Exactly. It can be seen.***
deleted
Mrs. Batson?***
rundahill
Best coach on staff whose uncle is on the board of trustees.***
Razzmatazz
Re: Best coach on staff whose uncle is on the board of trustees.***
TigerJustin23
You got to be kidding.
TobiasFunke
Re: Best coach on staff whose uncle is on the board of trustees.***
tigergirl
Too bad that staff is Women's Volleyball...***
CM Shack
they work hard for their scholarship***
T_I_P
Re: Batson is the best coach on the staff***
allorangeallthetime52®
LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!***
1Tiger1
Re: Batson is the best coach on the staff***
chucktown1980
It's not as much S&C as it is defensive ATTITUDE!!!!
CootTamer
This link indicates the soft, quitter attitude you mention.
Razzmatazz
Too bad he is referencing the Offense...not the Defense...***
CM Shack
wrong***
74paws
Nope...The interviewee played on defense and he clearly
CM Shack
No. @ 0:18, reporter says he heard the CU D asked for mercy
Razzmatazz
You yourself said the WVU player said no..Any and ALL quotes
CM Shack
Well of course the WVU D player wouldn't hear CU's D players
Razzmatazz
I am 100 percent confident that if that reporter had heard
CM Shack
Re: It's not as much S&C as it is defensive ATTITUDE!!!!
tmac9wr
Well, this is unfortunate (the Batson part)***
DoggyDoc7
Is that source Batson?
reflux
(on Batson staying) Worst news since hearing Napier was
KNIGHTIGER
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wsb38
Re: Front Page Story: Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put
allorangeallthetime52®
Certainly okay with Caldwell staying.
dgwilli911®
Re: Front Page Story: Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put
CUvinny
I'd rather Steele stay:***
bubber
Re: I'd rather Steele stay:***
bubber
I wouldn't go THAT far.
dgwilli911®
Keep Batson for other sports and get some1 new for football.***
BentZero
Batson needs to go period!
Tiger Rag Fishing Team
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TigerJustin23
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mach1
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armsb
Re: Front Page Story: Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put
TigerJustin23
Maybe their names just being mentioned in this article will
strodetiger®
Re: Front Page Story: Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put
sdisher
If Bastson stays, we are screwed.
dannyfan1981
Caldwell... cool...
tiger6
I knew Batson wasn't going anywhere
wftiger
Re: Front Page Story: Source: Caldwell and Batson staying put
tmac9wr
I think it's finally time to replace the paw as our logo***
uproar84®
Re: I think it's finally time to replace the paw as our logo***
tmac9wr
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dago44

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