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4/15/2014 - Transferred.

First-year freshman ... suffered a torn ACL in the 2013 Spring Game after he was 6-7 passing for 43 yards and a touchdown.

2012: Red-shirted.

Before Clemson: Rated as the #84 overall player and #4 quarterback in the nation as well as #1 player in New York by ESPN.com ... #4 dual-threat quarterback in the nation and #2 player in New York by Rivals.com ... #101 overall player and #4 dual-threat quarterback in the nation by 247Sports.com ... SuperPrep All-American ... member of the Elite 11 ... played in the Under Armour All-American Game ... passed for 3,050 yards and 27 touchdowns while rushing for 991 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior ... passed for 2,159 yards and 24 touchdowns and rushed for 1,059 yards and 15 touchdowns as a junior ... led his team to the state championship game as a junior and senior, winning the state title as a junior ... four-time National Punt, Pass, & Kick winner, and the current recordholder ... coached by Dennis Gilbert at Saint Joseph's Collegiate Institute ... recruited by Chad Morris.

Personal: His uncle, Jim Kelly, was a quarterback with the Buffalo Bills (1986-96) and is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame; he was 2874-4779 passing for 35,467 yards and 237 touchdowns in his career ... majoring in sociology ... born Mar. 26, 1994.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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