Five dark horses for Heisman: Clemson QB Tajh Boyd


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Tajh Boyd Tajh Boyd

RS So. Quarterback

#10 6-1, 225

Hampton, VA

View Full Profile , QB, Clemson

Buzz: It’s not hard to see why Boyd was one of the top players in the Atlantic Coast Conference last season. He led the league in total offense (289.0 yards per game) and combined for more than 4,000 yards of total offense while throwing 33 touchdowns. Boyd led Clemson to a conference title and an appearance in the Orange Bowl. Consistency, however, will be key for Boyd as he begins his second season as a starter. After a hot start – Clemson won its first eight games of the season – the team struggled late, losing three of its past five games thanks in part to costly turnovers. Eliminating the mistakes and finding ways to get the ball to star players like Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins

Fr. Wide Receiver

#2 6-1, 200

Fort Myers, FL

View Full Profile and Andre EllingtonAndre Ellington

RS Jr. Running Back

#23 5-10, 190

Moncks Corner, SC

View Full Profile , will go a long way to helping Boyd become an elite quarterback.

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