South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney hasn’t made contact with Michigan running back Vincent Smith … after the contact that has lived on highlight reels since the Outback Bowl.
“I looked for him after the game, I couldn’t find him,” Clowney said. “I don’t know what I’d say to him, but I’d just talk to him.”
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The play, the ferocious blast and forced fumble that set up the Gamecocks’ game-winning touchdown, wasn’t the unconditional best play Clowney has made at South Carolina, he said.
There was a sack against Tennessee to preserve a victory last year. In a victory over Georgia, he stripped quarterback Aaron Murray.
“I was happy I made that play (against Michigan), but now it’s like it’s still going on,” Clowney said. “But it’s an honor to do something big that everybody recognizes.”