Oct 5, 2013; Syracuse, NY, USA; Clemson Tigers quarterback Cole Stoudt (left) drops back to pass during the fourth quarter against the Syracuse Orange at the Carrier Dome. Clemson defeated Syracuse 49-14. Mandatory Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

Clemson Tigers Links -- July 7th, 2014


Clemson Tigers Links is a new feature that will be posted at least a couple times a week (and probably more during football and basketball season). It will be our goal here at Rubbing the Rock to bring you the best Clemson stories from around the web. We shall look high and low (not to mention from side-to-side) for this content and pass along the most interesting stories available. Feel free to pass along any interest tidbits we miss in the comments, as well.

Here are the Clemson Tigers links for July 7th, 2014.

Influence passed from coach to father to son – The Clemson Insider

A great story from The Clemson Insider on the football influence passed down from former Pittsburgh Steelers’ coach Chuck Noll to Cole Stoudt’s father and finally to Cole himself. An interesting read for anyone who loves a good human-interest piece.

Counting down Clemson’s top 10 most important Tigers: No. 7 DE Tavaris Barnes – The Post and Courier

Aaron Brenner explains why he chose Tavaris Barnes as the 7th most important player for the Clemson Tigers going into 2014.

Clemson Slams South Carolina in Tweet – Saturday Blitz

The Clemson football Twitter account got in a pretty good jab at the Gamecocks this weekend. What about? Oh, just the fact that the Clemson Tigers are the only football program from the state of South Carolina to win a BCS Bowl Game.

Three Key Sophomores for Clemson in 2014 – 247 Sports

247 Sports lists some sophomores who should step into larger roles for the Clemson Tigers in 2014.

Looking at ACC teams’ 2014 odds – ESPN ACC Blog

Matt Fortuna takes a look at those Bovada football odds that we covered last week and explains how the rest of the ACC fared. Basically, teams in the Coastal division have a much easier path to the ACC title.

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