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Former Clemson WR Nuk Hopkins addresses Swinney’s comments on anthem protest

HOUSTON (AP) — Former Clemson star DeAndre Hopkins said he respects Tigers coach Dabo Swinney. The Houston Texans receiver also made it clear that he thinks Swinney’s recent comments about 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s anthem protest showed a lack of understanding. “You can’t speak on something unless you’ve been put in that situation,” Hopkins told The Associated Press. “I wouldn’t…

Swinney Gets $1.1 Million Dollar Raise

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney received $1.1 million raise for next season in his reworked contract with the school. Swinney will make $4.55 million in 2016, an increase from the $3.45 million he was scheduled to make under his agreement from January 2014. The school’s board of trustees approved the deal Tuesday. Swinney led the Tigers to…