Playing wide receiver for the Clemson Tigers is no small task. Naturally, there are certain expectations that come with running routes for the program that has become known affectionately as “Wide Receiver U.
Understandably, no position is scrutinized and speculated upon more during the buildup to the NFL Draft each year than the quarterback spot, with each top-tier quarterback prospect enduring the gamut of pre-draft analytics from scouts and pundits alike.
The primary impetus for the spring practice slate in college football is to provide burgeoning contributors with the opportunity to come into their own as players, honing their skills and better establishing their new roles with the team before the true offseason sets in.
Clemson, S.C.—Kelly Bryant rushed for 66 yards and a touchdown and Tucker Israel completed 13-19 passes and threw for a score to lead the Orange Team to a 19-14 win over the White Team in Clemson’s annual spring football game at Memorial Stadium.