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NFL DRAFT | DEFENSIVE LINE

Jadeveon Clowney has high hopes of being No. 1

Jadeveon Clowney is exactly where he wanted to be. It’s also where many people expected him to be, a combination that doesn’t always happen.

Clowney, a defensive end who decided to skip his senior season at the University of South Carolina, is the clear favorite to be the No. 1 pick Thursday night in the first round of the NFL Draft.

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