does this leave Smith, who was expected to be a franchise-changing linebacker before suffering the knee injury in a Fiesta Bowl loss to Ohio State? Smith is still wearing a brace to address his drop foot (as a result of the nerve damage), though
decision -- is still recovering from his injury. He, along with Jaylon Smith , who suffered a severe knee injury in the Fiesta Bowl before sliding into the second round last year (and who has yet to play), could become cautionary tales for premier
analyst Bucky Brooks, a former NFL scout, believes the knee injury suffered by Notre Dame's Jaylon Smith in the Fiesta Bowl in January, 2016 likely had a hand in the decisions made by Fournette and McCaffrey. Smith, considered a sure-fire
easily a special talent considered by some to be the most talented player in the draft before he towards India for the Fiesta Bowl . Dallas obviously believes in his potential and it was pretty cool to see the phone call the Jalen Smith got easily
situation that necessarily isn't the best for you. To be able to experience 4-8 and also experience a 10-win season Fiesta Bowl trip, I'm able to compare the two seasons and determine the different things that go into winning-- the leadership
▹ Bucs on 'Hard Knocks'? Giddy up! Nearly a year and a half after that Jan. 1, 2016 Fiesta Bowl , Smith is preparing to make his practice debut with Dallas. In a Friday appearance with 105.3 The Fan, executive vice president
a good twelve donor was that to a two and a half years. Then I want to ask you about this side you know and in the Fiesta Bowl your teammate Christian Wilkens. I got Internet famous for doing some not funny business with his fingers at the end
Jaylon Smith fell from first-round projection to second-round selection due to a serious knee injury suffered in the Fiesta Bowl , although Jeremiah notes some key differences between Smith's situation and that of Jones. "People can point to
s appearance in the Cactus Bowl. After former Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith suffered a devastating knee injury in the Fiesta Bowl following the 2015 season, it should come as little surprise that some draft prospects are now thinking twice about
Football Playoff to change the narrative surrounding his game and pro potential. Against Ohio State in the Dec. 31 Fiesta Bowl , Watson impressed evaluators with his athleticism and running skills. He leaned on his mobility and scrambling prowess
I never left. Coach Dabo Swinney and I have a unique relationship, like a father and son. I texted him before the Fiesta Bowl and wished him well. I told him it was time to go get it done, and he texted me back the fist-pump emoji. So I
skills with the kind of raw strength and power that's rarely seen in sound defenders. Ferrell stole the show at the Fiesta Bowl with his remarkable feats as an edge defender. He displays rare first-step quickness and burst off the ball, yet
When Williams was able to keep his footing in the Fiesta Bowl , he showed the strong hands and physicality to be a No. 1 receiver at the next level. General managers will want to check out his medical exams to ensure his neck is fine after missing almost all of the 2015 season with the injury. But ...
Ohio State bottled up Gallman pretty well through three quarters in the Fiesta Bowl , holding him to 40 yards on 15 carries. Once the Buckeyes were loosened up in the fourth quarter, he gained 45 yards on his final three carries. The junior back runs a bit high, allowing defenders to stop his ...
course, if Alabama's offense struggles out of the gate vs. a Clemson team that shut out Ohio State on Saturday in the Fiesta Bowl . Follow College Football 24/7 on Twitter @NFL_CFB .
seven passes, three of which he returned for touchdowns. NFL.com analyst Bucky Brooks, who attended Ohio State's Fiesta Bowl loss to Clemson, was especially impressed with the range Hooker displayed in intercepting Deshaun Watson. He also
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney celebrates after the team's Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal against Ohio State, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. Clemson won 31-0 to advance to the BCS championship game Jan. 9 against Alabama. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
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following the Tigers' 31-0 rout of Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl . "They're the champs. They're the team (to beat ..... confetti fall on us," said Watson, who was named the Fiesta Bowl offensive MVP. "We have another opportunity. God doesn
Clemson dominated Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl Saturday to earn a rematch opportunity against Alabama in the College Football Playoff title game.
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) celebrates after running in for a touchdown during the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016 in Glendale, Ariz. (Ric Tapia/NFL)
Clemson running back C.J. Fuller (27) catches a touchdown in front of Ohio State cornerback C.J. Saunders (17) defends during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Ohio State takes the field prior to the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Clemson, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Clemson running back Wayne Gallman (9) escapes the tackle of Ohio State linebacker Raekwon McMillan (5) during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Clemson place kicker Greg Huegel (92) celebrates his field goal with Seth Ryan (85) during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Ohio State, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)