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Clemson wide receiver Justyn Ross (8) will have surgery on his shoulder.

Clemson' Ross to have shoulder surgery

CLEMSON (AP) - Clemson receiver Justyn Ross will have shoulder surgery next month to take care of an issue that cropped up during the team's spring workouts in March. Team spokesman Ross Taylor said the 6-foot-4 receiver is doing well, but will …

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Clemson picks up LB Carter, QB Chandler for '21 class

Four-star linebacker Barrett Carter (6-feet-1-inch, 210 pounds) of Suwanee, Ga., announced a commitment to Clemson on Tuesday, becoming the 11th commitment for Clemson's 2021 football recruiting class. Each commitment is rated at least a 4-star …

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Clemson lands 5-star running back Shipley

Five-star running back Will Shipley (5-feet-11-inches, 198 pounds) of Matthews, N.C., announced a commitment to Clemson on Wednesday over Notre Dame. Shipley had a national offer list that also includes South Carolina, Stanford, Ohio State, …

Clemson is one of eight ACC schools with plans in place to reopen in the fall, giving Amari Rodgers (3) and the Tigers a chance to return to action.

More than half of ACC football schools aim to reopen in fall

Eight of the 14 football-playing members of the Atlantic Coast Conference are making plans for reopening campuses this fall while four others have publicly said they are exploring scenarios for a return following the outbreak of the coronavirus …

Clemson wide receiver Tee Higgins (5) was selected by the Cincinnati Bengals with the first pick of the second round of the NFL draft on Friday.

Bengals open second round by drafting Clemson WR Higgins

CINCINNATI - With a franchise quarterback in hand, the Bengals took a receiver at the start of the second round Friday, drafting Clemson's Tee Higgins with the 33rd overall pick. No more Dalton-to-Green. Now, it's Burrow-to-Higgins. Cincinnati …

Clemson defensive back A J Terrell was selected by the Atlanta Falcons with the 16th overall pick on Thursday.

Falcons bolster secondary with Clemson CB Terrell at No. 16

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons moved to bolster their secondary by taking Clemson cornerback A.J. Terrell with the No. 16 pick in the NFL draft Thursday night, looking past his struggles in the national championship game. Following the release of …

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow (9) is expected to be the first of a potentially record-setting number of SEC players in the NFL draft on Thursday.

SEC poised to break own NFL record for opening-round choices

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Southeastern Conference is expected to shatter two of its own NFL draft records. The football powerhouse could have as many as 16 players selected in the opening round Thursday night, a number that would top the previous …

Sumter defensive end Justus Boone (6) is still committed to Florida, but is keeping his recruitment options open. Clemson recently reopened its recruitment of Boone, while South Carolina has maintained its communication.

Sumter's Boone sees renewed interest from Clemson

Sumter High School defensive end Justus Boone is still committed to Florida, but he's keeping his options open as he gears up for his senior season. In the last week, Clemson reopened its recruitment of Boone. The Tigers recently lost a …

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is expected to be selected by the Cincinnati Bengals as the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL draft which begins on Thursday.

Look for 3 QBs in first 5 picks of NFL draft

Talk about virtual drafts, what is a mock draft, really? Make believe. The upcoming NFL remote draft beginning Thursday night has a touch of irony to it. The producers of said mock drafts rarely are even remotely accurate. That said, here's …

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USC gets commitment from defensive lineman Barrett

The University of South Carolina football program got a boost for its future defensive line last week with a commitment from defensive tackle Nick Barrett (6-feet-3-inches, 325 pounds) of Goldsboro, N.C. Barrett picked USC over offers from Duke, …