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Panthers Take Christian McCaffrey with #8 Overall Pick

Photo courtesy: Carolina Panthers CHARLOTTE, N.C. (ESPN) — The Carolina Panthers legitimized Christian McCaffrey’s late rise up draft boards on Thursday night by making the Stanford running back the eighth pick of the NFL draft. McCaffrey was the second running back taken in the top 10. LSU’s Leonard Fournette went No. 4 to the Jacksonville Jaguars. “This is a dream…

Clemson could have nine players selected in NFL Draft

Clemson, S.C. (CAC) — As many as nine former Clemson players could be selected in the NFL draft this weekend according to those who evaluate college talent for a living.  The annual draft of college players will be heldApril 27-29 in Philadelphia, Pa.  The first round will be held Thursday night beginning at 8 p.m. with the second and third…

Clemson’s Deshaun Watson among those going to NFL

COLUMBIA, S.C. (ESPN) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says the school is honoring quarterback Deshaun Watson, tailback Wayne Gallman and receivers Mike Williams and Artavis Scott, all juniors, because they are heading to the NFL after this season. “Those guys indicated to me back in the summer that this was going to be it for them,” Swinney said. They were…