The B sample: Clemson and Ostarine

Since the recent Clemson announcement regarding the positive tests for anabolic agents by three of its players, there has been abundant wailing and gnashing of teeth, along with the usual twitter array of conspiracy theories and complaints of NCAA overreach.  Hair creams and tainted float tanks have been blamed in feeble attempts to excuse the [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:36:50-04:00December 26th, 2018|18S Reads|23 Comments

Scouting Report: Clemson’s Defense in College Station

Merry Christmas to all of our readers! Note, news broke Monday afternoon that 3 players, including Dexter Lawrence, failed drug tests due to the presence of the banned substance ostarine. It's unclear whether they will be playing in the Cotton Bowl as Clemson is appealing and hired representation for the athletes. Unless you've been living [...]

By |2018-12-24T21:39:48-04:00December 24th, 2018|Film Room|20 Comments

Scouting Report: Etienne & Clemson’s Power Spread

Reasonable minds may disagree but Clemson might have the perfect offense for the college game. They are one of only 2 Power 5 teams (Oklahoma being the other) to run for 3,000 yards while also passing for 3,000 yards this season. The Tigers offense is predicated on power and speed, length and agility, stressing the [...]

By |2018-12-20T08:41:10-04:00December 20th, 2018|Film Room|3 Comments

Scouting Report: Quarterback Trevor Lawrence

Few athletes receive the hype that was placed upon Clemson true freshman Trevor Lawrence. Few players have matched the hype like Lawrence has through his first season for the Tigers. Coming off a high school career that saw him shatter nearly every Georgia state passing record held by former Clemson star Deshaun Watson, the presence [...]

By |2018-12-13T13:20:53-04:00December 13th, 2018|Film Room|17 Comments