March 25, 2017

Cover me if you can – Episode 3

Clemson wide receiver Hunter Renfrow (13) finds running room. The Clemson Tigers played host to the North Carolina State Wolfpack at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, Saturday, October 15 , 2016. GWINN DAVIS / POST AND COURIER

Hunter Renfrow makes his second spectacular touchdown catch in as many games with this beauty against Troy that had a State Trooper giving the universal signal.

Cover me if you can – Episode 2

Clemson wide receiver Deon Cain (8) rallies the team. The Clemson Tigers played host to the Syracuse Orange at Memorial Stadium, Saturday, November 5, 2016. Gwinn Davis / The Post and Courier

Deon Cain breaks open for the first of two touchdowns vs. Louisville in 2016.

Cover me if you can – Episode 1

Clemson wide receiver Hunter Renfrow (13) makes the catch .GWINN DAVIS / FOR THE POST AND COURIER

Mike Williams will soon be in the NFL, but that doesn’t mean Clemson is without talent returning at wide receiver in 2017 as we highlight in this series.

First up – Hunter Renfrow leaps/falls backwards, secures the catch and scores in the opener vs. Auburn.

Before the Trophy: Episode 7

Before the trophy…Clelin Ferrell makes an early play that changed the course of the game, Mike Williams got wide open, C.J. Fuller runs the “lethal wheel route”, Carlos Watkins introduces himself to J.T. Barrett and Van Smith runs a long, long way.

Before the Trophy Episode 6

“Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) signals touchdown.

In the ACC Championship Game Leggett waltzes, Big Dex swarms, Renfrow and Cain make beautiful catches and pressure allows Cordrea to end it.

Back and Gone – Sacks & Passes Defensed

Clemson defensive lineman Clelin Ferrell (99) makes the play. The Clemson Tigers played host to the Pittsburgh Panthers at Memorial Stadium, Saturday, November 12, 2016. Gwinn Davis / The Post and Courier

An interactive infogrpahic looking at the production returning and lost for the Clemson Tigers.

A few plays from the 2016 defensive backfield:

Before the Trophy Episode 5

Clemson tight end Jordan Leggett (16) makes the catch. GWINN DAVIS / FOR POST AND COURIER

In Tallahassee Johnson intercepts, Huegel hits from distance, Leggett dives and the defense blasts Diondre Francois repeatedly.

Back and Gone – Tackles & Tackles for Loss

Pitt quarterback Nathan Peterman (4) fires a pass as Clemson defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence (90) defends. The Clemson Tigers played host to the Pittsburgh Panthers at Memorial Stadium, Saturday, November 12, 2016. Gwinn Davis / The Post and Courier.

An interactive infographic on the tackles and tackles for loss production that is back and gone for Clemson.



Here are a few plays from the defensive line in 2016

Before the Trophy Episode 4

Clemson’s Christian Wilkins (42) works the crowd.  GWINN DAVIS / FOR POST AND COURIER

Before the trophy…Christian Wilkins blocks a field goal, another goes wide right, Dexter Lawrence creates a hole the size of Pendelton and Marcus Edmond cements his legendary status.

Back and Gone – Receivers

Clemson wide receiver Deon Cain (8) rallies the team. Gwinn Davis / The Post and Courier

Huge losses leave opportunity for the next wave of receivers at Clemson.

Deon Cain


Hunter Renfrow

Previous Back and Gone Segments:

Quarterback

Running Back