LB Lateek Townsend to transfer


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TigerNet has confirmed that sophomore linebacker Lateek Townsend Lateek Townsend
So. Linebacker
#20 6-2, 215
Bennettsville, SC

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will transfer from Clemson. On Thursday morning, Townsend tweeted that "Clemson Football will always be apart of me!"

Townsend played in 10 games in 2012 with 10 tackles in 28 total snaps. Townsend was ranked as the #5 outside linebacker in the nation by ESPN.com coming out of high school.

Clemson would appear to still have a lot of depth at linebacker:

Seniors - Quandon Christian, Spencer Shuey

Juniors - Tony Steward, Stephone Anthony, Justin Parker

Sophomores - Kellen Jones, B.J. Goodson

Freshmen - T.J. Burrell

Commits - Dorian O'Daniel, Ben Boulware, D.J. Greenlee

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spacer Football Player Update: Lateek Townsend will transfer
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spacer Seriously?! WTPh is happening.***
soccerkrzy®
spacer Don't stress
TigersO
spacer I'm hoping these guys are just the wimps who can't cut
soccerkrzy®
spacer Re: I'm hoping these guys are just the wimps who can't cut
tigrbybirth
spacer I agree and think that soccer guy was being very disrespect-
ragtop
spacer Re: I agree and think that soccer guy was being very disrespect-
Dolfantiger
spacer Too much depth and Lateek wants to play football
WALLACE
spacer Re: I'm hoping these guys are just the wimps who can't cut
Dugatiger®
spacer Its like BUDS drop out rate increasing LOL***
SpillerROH28
spacer He's not earning PT is what's happening
ATigersL
spacer Not to mention Kellen Jones is waiting to blow up***
Clemson_Fletch
spacer Let's see where he ends up and how he does there..
NortherTiger
spacer Re: He's not earning PT is what's happening
TigerDunes
spacer It's typical for college football.***
WillPhil
spacer Geez...get a grip!
Prime T. Tiger
spacer I'd love to see you immediately come back and make an
Stamos
spacer Ditto! ### Is Happening?
OhWiseOne®
spacer wow.....players are leaving left and right***
Tigerfansince1972®
spacer Just the ones that won't see the field.
MRTTMT
spacer Re: Just the ones that won't see the field.
tigrbybirth
spacer AND , if you're right, we'll most likely see both of these
MRTTMT
spacer Yea, and Townsend was surely to...
Prime T. Tiger
spacer LOL..."always be apart of me". Well, yeah, they will, now.***
TheProdigal
spacer Not too surprising. Too many LBs on the roster***
acevans®
spacer Re: Football Player Update: Lateek Townsend will transfer
92TigerJohn
spacer Wow. Kinda in shock on this one. I remember being stoked
think2x
spacer Good luck! Once a Tiger, always a Tiger. *******
RickyC78
spacer If you are not All In
Clemson_Tigers
spacer Re: If you are not All In
tigrbybirth
spacer I seriously hope this decision is not solely about football.
David78®
spacer I don't put that on coaching
Drobins
spacer Re: I don't put that on coaching
David78®
spacer If he stuck around who's the say.
Drobins
spacer Re: I don't put that on coaching
tigrbybirth
spacer Re: I don't put that on coaching
David78®
spacer Re: I don't put that on coaching
footballmanager
spacer Re: I don't put that on coaching
David78®
spacer He's had 2 different DC's and LB coaches
striperfan
spacer Re: He's had 2 different DC's and LB coaches
David78®
spacer So none of the other LB's picked up on the scheme?
striperfan
spacer Re: So none of the other LB's picked up on the scheme?
David78®
spacer You have to remember against spread offenses, of which
striperfan
spacer He's a fan favorite because he was a highly rated recruit
striperfan
spacer Re: I seriously hope this decision is not solely about football.
DUFFER®
spacer Not suprised in the least
Drobins
spacer Hmm, Dabo visiting 5 star LB right when a LB leaves
hleapha
spacer Maybe playing wrong position?? Could he have been another
tigerrh
spacer Physically yes, much better than Deandre
AllTimeClemson
spacer maybe we're becoming an SEC power now
Graphic Tiger®
spacer Re: So, let me guess...he's going to SC State?
svaughan
spacer I don't like this
MacTiger
spacer Some advice for you
Prime T. Tiger
spacer Re: I don't like this
DUFFER®
spacer Wow, so many negative comments...over a kid's decision
clemsonstud05®
spacer No big deal, 28 plays in two years
AllTimeClemson
spacer You've got to hate seeing good talent not developing.....
Iwantthe80sback®
spacer Good luck Lateek! You'll always be a Tiger. I wish things
MDT1GER
spacer ^^^ This***
RoperMtn®
spacer Sorta saw this coming... Good Luck Lateek!!!!***
Completely Solid Orange®
spacer I hate seeing Lateek go, but rest assured guys: Steward and
SolidOrange007
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tigersnake1954®
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