Scouting the Champs Sports Bowl

It's Buffalo's under new management after the firing of Gary Barnett. Clemson returns to the post-season after a self-imposed ban last year. CU offers several first day picks on offense and two great kickers while the Tigers best prospects are on defense.


Name Pos # Yr Rnd Report
Mason Crosby PK 16 4Jr 2\ Big-legged kicker and a better prospect then Jets second round choice Mike Nugent.
Brian Daniels G 66 3Jr 7th
Explosive and powerful blocker best in a small area.
James Garee DT 82 5Sr FA

Brian Iwuh S 27 4Sr 4th
College linebacker with great measurables who projects to safety.
Joel Klatt QB 14 4Sr FA Nimble, short yardage passer.
Joe Klopfenstein TE 89 4Sr 2\ Athletic pass catcher who creates mis-matches in the secondary.  Moving up draft boards.
Vaka Manupuna DT 93 5Sr FA Leverage lineman who lacks strength at the point.
Clint O'Neal T 73 5Sr FA Quick, inside plugger with good speed. Works hard but lacks bulk. Should excel for a team that rotates linemen.
Quinn Sypniewski TE 45 6Sr FA Tenacious and productive blocker with durability issues.
John Torp P 29 5Sr 6\ Big legged punter who can flip the field.
Lawrence Vickers FB 17 4Sr 5\ Triple threat fullback productive handling the ball.


 Name Pos # Yr Rnd Report
Gaines Adams DE 93 4Jr 3rd Terrific pass rusher with growth potential and great upside.  Could enter the draft.
Curtis Baham WR 18 5Sr FA  
Charles Bennett DE 86 5Sr 6\ Undersized edge rusher with a place at the next level.
Duane Coleman RB 3 5Sr FA  
Jamaal Fudge S 24 5Sr FA Hard-hitting run defender.
Cory Groover DT 7 5Sr FA  
Tye Hill CB 8 5Sr 1\ Terrific coverman who stated his case this year as one of the nation's best corners.
Steven Jackson FB 35 5Sr FA  
Chip Myrick G 64 5Sr FA  
Trey Tate DT 92 5Sr FA  
Charlie Whitehurst QB 6 5Sr 4\ Solid year yet has not taken his game to the next level the way scouts were expecting.
Bobby Williamson TE 81 5Sr FA Several position switched the last few seasons has hampered his development.  Reportedly left the program.



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