The list of Clemson rookies in camps includes C.J. Spiller and Jacoby Ford, the greatest all-purpose running duo in NCAA history. Spiller recently signed a contract with the Buffalo Bills after he was drafted in the first round, the ninth overall pick of the draft. Ford is in camp with the Oakland Raiders.
The list of Tigers on NFL rosters includes Brian Dawkins, now in his 16th year with the NFL, his second with the Denver Broncos. Trevor Pryce, now with the Baltimore Ravens, is in his 15th year in the NFL. Entering this year Pryce has 90 career sacks to match his uniform number.
The Pittsburgh Steelers, Denver Broncos and Cleveland Browns have the most former Tigers with three apiece. The Steelers roster includes veteran Nick Eason, second year player Tyler Grisham and rookie Crezdon Butler. The Broncos roster includes Dawkins, center Dustin Fry and rookie Kevin Alexander. The Browns roster includes veterans James Davis and Chansi Stuckey and rookie Chris Chancellor.
Clemson Players on NFL Rosters in 2010
No. Player Pos CU years NFL Exp Team 48 Kevin Alexander LB 2006-09 R Denver Broncos 63 Thomas Austin G 2006-09 R Minnesota Vikings 40 Crezdon Butler CB 2006-09 R Pittsburgh Steelers 49 Chris Chancellor CB 2006-09 R Cleveland Browns 52 Vince Ciurciu LB 1998-99 8th Detroit Lions 30 Chris Clemons SAF 2005-08 2nd Miami Dolphins 53 Kavell Conner LB 2006-09 R Indianapolis Colts 28 James Davis RB 2005-08 2nd Cleveland Browns 20 Brian Dawkins SAF 1992-95 16th Denver Broncos 93 Nick Eason DT 1999-02 8th Pittsburgh Steelers 12 Jacoby Ford WR 2006-09 R Oakland Raiders 62 Dustin Fry C 2003-06 2nd Denver Broncos 13 Tyler Grisham WR 2005-08 2nd Pittsburgh Steelers 56 Leroy Hill LB 2001-04 6th Seattle Seahawks 26 Tye Hill CB 2002-05 5th Tennessee Titans 36 Mike Hamlin SAF 2005-08 2nd Dallas Cowboys 97 Phillip Merling DE 2005-07 3rd Miami Dolphins 47 Justin Miller DB 2002-04 7th Arizona Cardinals 81 Michael Palmer TE 2006-09 R Atlanta Falcons 90 Trevor Pryce DT 1996 15th Baltimore Ravens 67 Barry Richardson OT 2004-07 3rd Kansas City Chiefs 94 Ricky Sapp DE 2006-09 R Philadelphia Eagles 97 Dorell Scott DT 2005-08 2nd St. Louis Rams 21 C.J. Spiller RB 2006-09 R Buffalo Bills 83 Chansi Stuckey WR 2003-06 4th Cleveland Browns 30 Rendrick Taylor RB 2005-09 R Tampa Bay Bucs 59 Anthony Waters LB 2003-06 3rd New Orleans Saints 6 Charlie Whitehurst QB 2002-05 5th Seattle Seahawks