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Jadeveon Clowney

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Falcons | Will meet with Jadeveon Clowney

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:39:44 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons are scheduled to meet with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney at some point next week.

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Lions | Host Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:28:17 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Detroit Lions hosted South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney for a visit Wednesday, April 16.

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Jaguars | Gus Bradley gushes over Jadeveon Clowney, Khalil Mack

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:26:45 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley has been very impressed with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney and Buffalo LB Khalil Mack. "Physically, his appearance, you don't see many guys that are built like him, with the size and the speed and the agility that he has," Bradley said of Clowney. Bradley also isn't worried about the work ethic of Clowney.

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Lions | Jadeveon Clowney to visit

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:07:28 -0700

The Detroit Lions are scheduled to meet with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney before the 2014 NFL Draft.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney done working out

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:15:46 -0700

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney is shutting down his pre-draft workouts to avoid risk of injury.

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Rams | Could choose between three

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:53:07 -0700

The St. Louis Rams could choose between South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney, Clemson WR Sammy Watkins and Auburn OT Greg Robinson with the second pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Jaguars | Jadeveon Clowney to visit

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:07:18 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars are scheduled to visit with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney Thursday, April 10.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Florida Times-Union - Ryan O'Halloran

Texans | Would use Jadeveon Clowney as OLB

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:55:31 -0700

The Houston Texans would want DE Jadeveon Clowney to be an outside linebacker in their 3-4 defense if they took him with their No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft.

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Jaguars | No meeting with Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:33:33 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars did not meet privately with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney after his pro day. Jaguars management returned to Jacksonville.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Florida Times-Union - Ryan O'Halloran

Texans | Jadeveon Clowney to visit

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:40:04 -0700

The Houston Texans are scheduled to bring in South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney for another visit.

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NFL | Analysts impressed with Jadeveon Clowney's workout

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:57:25 -0700

NFL Network analysts Mike Mayock and Daniel Jeremiah said they were impressed with how South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney looked during his Pro Day Wednesday, April 2. Clowney participated in defensive line and linebacker drills during the workout, but the analysts said he will be pursuing the quarterback most of the time. Mayock was impressed with the athleticism Clowney showed during the drills.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney thinks he should be top pick

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:49:02 -0700

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he believes he should be the first overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Texans | Have dinner with Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:30:44 -0700

Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith, head coach Bill O'Brien and defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel had dinner with South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney Tuesday, April 1.

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Falcons | Will work out Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:39:17 -0700

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he has a workout scheduled with the Atlanta Falcons.

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Rams | Jadeveon Clowney to work out

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:38:34 -0700

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he has a workout scheduled with the St. Louis Rams.

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Rams | GM attends Jadeveon Clowney's Pro Day

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:27:07 -0700

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead attended the South Carolina Pro Day Wednesday, April 2, to watch DE Jadeveon Clowney work out.

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Raiders | GM attends Jadeveon Clowney's Pro Day

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:25:38 -0700

Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie attended the South Carolina Pro Day Wednesday, April 2, to watch DE Jadeveon Clowney work out.

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Texans | Have strong presence at Jadeveon Clowney's Pro Day

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:22:31 -0700

Houston Texans general manager Rick Smith, head coach Bill O'Brien and defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel attended the South Carolina Pro Day Wednesday, April 2, to watch DE Jadeveon Clowney work out.

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Jaguars | GM, coach attend Jadeveon Clowney's Pro Day

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:19:03 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell and head coach Gus Bradley attended the South Carolina Pro Day Wednesday, April 2, to watch DE Jadeveon Clowney work out. Defensive line coach Todd Wash also attended the workout.

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Rams | Jadeveon Clowney an option for top pick

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:10:08 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher did not rule out the possibility of selecting South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney with the second overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Browns | Not opposed with going defense early in draft

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:41:07 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine called South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney a "freakish athlete" and said the team wouldn't be opposed to selecting him at fourth overall in the draft.

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Browns | Studying Jadeveon Clowney

Sat, 22 Mar 2014 20:57:14 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are studying South Carolina LB Jadeveon Clowney leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft.

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Jaguars | Jadeveon Clowney high on staff

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:55:08 -0700

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he was impressed the coaching staff of the Jacksonville Jaguars when he met with them. "I've met (coach Gus Bradley), and I like him a lot. He's a cool guy and a very good coach," Clowney said. "I talked to that whole staff (at the NFL Scouting Combine) when I interviewed, and they were laid back and we were laughing a lot."

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Texans | Danieal Manning supports Jadeveon Clowney selection

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:16:55 -0700

Houston Texans FS Danieal Manning is endorsing the team taking South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney with the top overall choice in the upcoming NFL Draft. "I would love to see somebody like him," Manning said. "I don't think there's a lot of players in the draft like him."

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NFL | Some favor Khalil Mack over Jadeveon Clowney

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 10:27:43 -0800

Some evaluators around the NFL have more confidence in Buffalo LB Khalil Mack than South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney because of Mack's skills, consistency and versatility.

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Texans | Former GM unsure if Jadeveon Clowney a fit

Wed, 05 Mar 2014 11:16:32 -0800

Former Cleveland Browns general manager Phil Savage said he is not sure South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney would fit well in the Houston Texans 3-4 defensive alignment. "The Texans are going to be playing a 3-4 defense, so that means he's going to be a 3-4 defensive end or an outside backer," Savage said. "I don't particularly think he forecasts well as an outside backer up on his feet rushing the edge, because I do think there is some lateral tightness in his athletic ability."

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Texans | Likely to draft a QB

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:13:52 -0800

Houston Texans insider John McClain said he would be shocked if the Houston Texans do not select a quarterback with the first pick in the NFL Draft, despite most mock drafts have them pegged to take South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney. Central Florida QB Blake Bortles appears to be the front runner.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Houston Chronicle - John McClain

Browns | Jadeveon Clowney could be draft option

Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:07:56 -0800

The Cleveland Browns are expected to consider South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney as an option for the fourth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft if he is available.

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Texans | Will consider trading top pick

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:29:59 -0800

The Houston Texans will entertain the idea of trading the first overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. The team walked away from the NFL Scouting Combine with the knowledge they have options with the first pick and will not be limited to selecting a quarterback or South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney.

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NFL | Former GM high on Jadeveon Clowney

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:20:38 -0800

Former NFL GM Charley Casserly said he believes South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney is a better player than Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams was when he entered the NFL. Casserly selected Williams first overall when he was with the Houston Texans in 2006.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Chris Wesseling

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney soars in broad jump

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:02:34 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney recorded a distance of 10-foot-4 in the broad jump at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24. That distance was tied for second among all defensive linemen, as Shepherd DE Howard Jones also jumped 10-foot-4.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney completes three-cone drill

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:57:37 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney posted a time of 7.27 seconds in the three-cone drill at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24.

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NFL | Former player sees red flags with Jadeveon Clowney

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:38:21 -0800

NFL Network analyst Warren Sapp said he did not like watching South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney's game tape at times because of his inconsistent play on the field. Sapp said the tape made him question whether Clowney truly wants to play football, because he does not see any aggressiveness from Clowney most of the time.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Mike Huguenin

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney posts fast 40 time at combine

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:30:40 -0800

Updating a previous report, South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney ran an official 4.53 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Aaron Wilson

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney impresses in vertical jump

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:42:33 -0800

Updating an earlier report, South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney's 37 1/2-inch vertical jump at the NFL Scouting Combine was better than all but 11 of the wide receivers.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Carroll County Times - Matt Zenitz

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney does broad jump

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:11:28 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney recorded a 10-foot-4-inch broad jump at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney does vertical jump

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 08:07:59 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney recorded a 37 1/2-inch vertical jump at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney sits out of workouts

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:34:20 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney (hip) said he wasn't participating in on-field drills Monday, Feb. 24, at the NFL Scouting Combine because he has hip flexor tightness. He said he still plans to do the vertical jump and broad jump.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney runs quick 40

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:05:03 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney ran an unofficial 4.47-second 40-yard dash in his first attempt Monday, Feb. 24.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney sheds weight

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:04:28 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney lost 8 pounds to 266 pounds to compete in the NFL Scouting Combine.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney likely would've gone pro in 2013

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 15:09:04 -0800

NCAA rules prohibited South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney from declaring for the 2013 NFL Draft as a sophomore, forcing him to come back to school for his junior year. "I probably would have," Clowney said. "Because I came off a great season. If it was a chance, I probably would have."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Michael Rothstein

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney benches 21 reps

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 14:10:00 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney recorded 21 reps on the bench press Sunday, Feb. 23.

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Falcons | Jadeveon Clowney wants team to draft him

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 13:36:23 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he hopes the Atlanta Falcons trade up to select him in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Falcons have the sixth pick, but he isn't expected to be available at that pick.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Dan Parr

NFL | Jadeveon Clowney measures in at combine

Sat, 22 Feb 2014 07:58:24 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney measured in at the NFL Scouting Combine at 6'5 3/4, 266 lbs, 34.5 inch arms, 83 inch wingspan.

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Texans | Jadeveon Clowney would have to play linebacker

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:04:42 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney would have to play strong side linebacker in the team's 2-4 defense, according to one general manager.

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Falcons | Open to trading up

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:00:15 -0800

Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said he's open to trading up from the sixth overall spot in the first round of this year's NFL Draft. The Falcons are a potential landing spot for South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney, Auburn OT Greg Robinson and Texas A&M OT Jake Matthews.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Chris Wesseling

NFL | College coach dings Jadeveon Clowney's work habits

Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:25:26 -0800

South Carolina head coach Steve Spurrier said DE Jadeveon Clowney's work habits were "OK" and "pretty good." Spurrier also went on to say when the ball is snapped, Clowney has something no one else has and has an explosion that you have never seen before.

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney wants to post fast 40 time

Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:36:47 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said his goal is to run the 40-yard dash between 4.46 seconds and 4.48 seconds at the NFL Scouting Combine.

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NFL | Analyst likes Jadeveon Clowney but thinks he can improve

Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:30:31 -0800

NFL Films producer Greg Cosell said he likes what he sees from South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney when he watches film but believes Clowney can learn to use his hands better. "I think Clowney is a really, really talented kid. He's got size, he's got explosion, he's got quickness, he's got speed, he's got balance, he's got body control," Cosell said. "The only (negative) I would say about him at this point, and this can be taught, is he's more of a great athlete rushing the quarterback than a natural pass rusher with bend and flexibility. And there's a difference. ... He needs to learn how to use his hands. Almost every player coming into the NFL needs to learn how to use his hands."

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NFL | Jadeveon Clowney defends drop in production

Thu, 13 Feb 2014 08:45:30 -0800

South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney said he maintained a hard work ethic throughout last season even though he only tallied three sacks and 11.5 tackles for loss in his final collegiate season. He had a team-record 13.5 sacks and 23.5 tackles for loss the year prior. "I'm taking 80 snaps a game, all our snaps per game, I'm playing them all. Coaches were like, 'Keep playing the way you play. We love the way you play.'" Clowney said. He also said he played through pain caused by bone spurs in his ankle for most of the year.

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