It has been a tough season for Clemson star defensive lineman Bryan Bresee. In September, his 15-year-old sister, Ella, handed away following a battle with mind most cancers. Bresee made the robust choice to proceed enjoying this 12 months in honor of Ella after sitting out one sport.
Nonetheless, the Maryland native missed Clemson’s wins in opposition to North Carolina State and Boston School during the last two weeks whereas coping with a “non-football medical challenge” according to The Clemson Insider. A report from ESPN stated that Bresee was diagnosed with a kidney infection previous to the Tigers’ sport in opposition to the Wolfpack.
Final week, head coach Dabo Swinney knowledgeable the media that Bresee had progessed to doing conditioning drills. There have been a few protocols he needed to clear earlier than a full return to motion.
“He isn’t going to play (in opposition to Boston School). I can inform you that. He is doing actually good. Actually, actually good. The whole lot is nice. They have a protocol in place for him. They will situation him this week and push him day-after-day,” Swinney stated final week. “He began that yesterday. He feels nice. All his numbers are the place they have to be. Simply actually need to push him this week and if all the pieces goes nicely, as they anticipate, we’ll get him again going subsequent week.”
On Monday, Bresee posted a photograph his Instagram Story with the caption, “again in enterprise.”
Nothing official has been introduced by Clemson however that makes it seem to be the previous five-star prospect will attempt to swimsuit up this weekend in opposition to Florida State.
Shortly after Bresee’s put up on social media, defensive coordinator Wes Goodwin supplied his ideas on the defensive finish’s anticipated availability in opposition to the Seminoles.
“I believe he posted one thing on (Instagram),” Goodwin said. “I simply bought out of a gathering, so I don’t even know the information, to be sincere.”
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“I simply really feel like we simply present up and coach whoever’s out there,” Goodwin added. “It’s been a loopy few weeks with accidents and guys out and in of the lineups. Whoever’s out there, we’re going to present them our greatest this week and coach the crap out of them, and let’s roll on Saturday.”
In three appearances this season, Bresee has totaled 8 tackles, 2 tackles for loss, 0.5 sacks, and a go deflection. He got here away with 4 tackles and 0.5 sacks in Clemson’s season-opening victory over Georgia Tech.
Bresee is projected as one of many prime prospects within the 2023 NFL Draft and a possible first-round draft choose.
Fellow defensive finish Xavier Thomas made his season debut in opposition to Boston School. He recorded 2 tackles, 2 tackles for loss, and a couple of sacks in simply six performs.
The Seminoles are going to have their palms full, after which some, up entrance.
Florida State and Clemson will kick off at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 15. The sport will likely be televised on ABC.
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