No. 16 Jadeveon Clowney

Published: Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 12:29 a.m. counts down the Top 25 players in the Southeastern Conference.


South Carolina sophomore defensive end

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 256 pounds.

Why he's No. 16: Clowney lived up to the hype as one of the top recruits of the Class of 2011 with a strong freshman season. He's an impact pass rusher who should continue to thrive in South Carolina's 4-3 defensive scheme.

College career: Clowney finished his freshman season with eight sacks, 12 tackles for loss and 36 tackles.

Fun fact: Clowney enjoys watching the television sitcom “The Game.”

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