NFL Media's Lance Zierlein recently spoke with one NFL "personnel man" who questioned Clemson junior WR Mike Williams' downfield speed.
Clemson lost 15 contributing defensive players from the 2015 season, totaling 6,056 snaps of game action.
Starting Clemson senior DT D.J. Reader has decided to step away from football for personal reasons.
Clemson HC Dabo Swinney said redshirt senior WR Charone Peake was "as talented as any player we've had at Clemson."
The National Football Post's Eric Saltzman notes that Clemson junior WR Mike Williams "does not have great foot quickness, which hurts his route running ability, and limits his effectiveness with the ball in his hands after the catch."
Clemson redshirt senior K Ammon Lakip has been suspended for three games due to a June arrest.
Clemson sophomore QB Deshaun Watson "[makes] excellent deep throws," noted NFL.com Media analyst Chad Reuter.
NFL.com Media analyst Chad Reuter wrote that Clemson sophomore WR Artavis Scott was a "multi-dimensional chess piece."
Clemson junior CB Korrin Wiggins suffered a torn ACL during scrimmage on Wednesday.
Clemson redshirt sophomore CB Mackensie Alexander said that he was the best cornerback in the nation and that it "wasn't even close."
Clemson junior WR Mike Williams injured his hamstring during practice on Monday.
Clemson G Eric Mac Lain believes starting LT Mitch Hyatt can be a freshman all-american.
Clemson sophomore QB Deshaun Watson is "a great athlete who shows maturity and poise with a strong command of the offense from the pocket," observes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
"There might not be a player in college football with as much potential this year" as Clemson sophomore QB Deshaun Watson, ESPN's David M. Hale writes.
Twenty-three percent Clemson redshirt sophomore RB Wayne Gallman's carries against Power-5 conference teams resulted in a loss or no gain.