Brandon Thompson a name to watch on South Team


by -
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Brandon Thompson Photo
Pos: DT   Height: 6-2   Weight: 310   Hometown: Thomasville, GA (Thomasville HS)  
Years Played: 2008 - 2011

From MaxDenver:

3. DT Brandon ThompsonBrandon Thompson
Sr. Defensive Tackle
#98 6-2, 310
Thomasville, GA

View Full Profile
Brandon Thompson
Sr. Defensive Tackle
#98 6-2, 310
Thomasville, GA

View Full Profile
, CLEMSON

He earned his invitation based on his work as a run defender, which was most evident in Clemson’s two thrashings of Virginia Tech and their potential first-round running back, David Wilson. However, he was virtually invisible in the Orange Bowl — like pretty much all of the Tigers defense, really — when Clemson was run over 70-33 by West Virginia.

This year, Thompson stepped out of the shadow cast by Jarvis JenkinsJarvis Jenkins
Sr. Defensive Tackle
#99 6-4, 315
Clemson, SC

View Full Profile
Jarvis Jenkins
Sr. Defensive Tackle
#99 6-4, 315
Clemson, SC

View Full Profile
, who was a second-round draft pick of the Redskins last year but missed the season because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament. How far Thompson steps from the shadow — and it could be to the last few picks of the first round — could depend on his work in one-on-one drills this week.

Read the full article here

Tags: Brandon Thompson
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Playing time breakdown: Clemson displays depth at Georgia Tech
Playing time breakdown: Clemson displays depth at Georgia Tech
WATCH: Clemson commit highlights - 9/24
WATCH: Clemson commit highlights - 9/24
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Send Feedback to TigerNet Staff: Email | Comment
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Post your comments!
Venables says knowledge is power in defending Syracuse attack
Venables says knowledge is power in defending Syracuse attack
Playing time breakdown: Clemson displays depth at Georgia Tech
Playing time breakdown: Clemson displays depth at Georgia Tech
WATCH: Clemson commit highlights - 9/24
WATCH: Clemson commit highlights - 9/24
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Swinney breaks down decision to name Trevor Lawrence starter
Analysts see Lawrence named starter as right decision, key to Playoff success
Analysts see Lawrence named starter as right decision, key to Playoff success
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Elliott says Feaster pushing for more playing time
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Clemson-Syracuse depth charts released
Lawrence on previous loss to Syracuse: "We didn't come ready to play"
Lawrence on previous loss to Syracuse: "We didn't come ready to play"
WATCH: Etienne sees RB rotation clicking
WATCH: Etienne sees RB rotation clicking
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest