Harper Looking for Bounce Back

Harper Looking for Bounce Back


Harper Looking for Bounce Back


Clemson junior running back Jamie Harper knows the team must bounce back and get the first ACC win of the year Saturday.  Jamie knows the linebackers for the Heels will be a big challenge.

“There main players are their two linebackers, their SAM and WILL.  We are going to have to make plays on those guys,” said Harper.

Jamie doesn’t expect a lot of blitzes from the Heels.

“They don’t blitz that much, but you never  know.  They have that defensive coordinator that was at Georgia Tech.  C.J. use to talk about all of the blitzes that they threw at him.  You never know,” said Harper.

Jamie got to run the wildcat for the first time Saturday against Miami.

“I liked it.  It was a kind of little different.  You have to get used to it.  It would have been better if they had respected three.  It wasn’t really meant to break it,” said Harper.

Does Jamie expect to be out wide playing receiver more in the offense?

“Its not like Jamie you have better hands so you go out there.  Its just the way the offense runs.  We get our running backs into it a lot everywhere on the field.  I like it.  As long as it is helping the team and I get an opportunity,” replied Harper.

Watch Jamie discuss the Miami loss, the upcoming matchup with the Heels and much more!



Justyn Ross thinks the change in NCAA policy to allow student-athletes to profit of off their name, image and likeness is long overdue. The Clemson wide receiver hosted a meet and greet event in Greenville, (…)


Texas and Oklahoma announced their intent to leave the Big 12 following the 2024-25 academic year. Both schools are expected to join the SEC. The move indicates another shift in the landscape of college (…)


The Big 12 responded to Texas and Oklahoma declaring their intent to leave the conference upon the expiration of the Grant of Rights in 2025. Both are then expected to join the SEC. The statement is (…)


There continues to be plenty of buzz surrounding Clemson’s 2022 recruiting class. Sunday marked the beginning of the quiet period, which allowed for Clemson to kick off its All In Cookout. Most of (…)

More The Clemson Insider