One of the NFL experts with self proclaimed “worldwide leader in sports” has new information revealing Melvin Ingram didn’t really play at South Carolina. Forget what you think you know, ESPN AFC East blogger James Walker is here to tell you that Ingram actually played at Clemson. See below, and the emphasis is mine.
Prospect No. 2: South Carolina DE/OLB Melvin Ingram
Why: For all the strengths of New York’s defense, rushing the passer is not one of them. The Jets lack a true elite pass-rusher that opponents have to double-team and game plan for. Ingram potentially can be that player. The Jets like Ingram. The problem is the former Clemson star probably is a top-10 pick.
This probably means later today Joe Schad, citing sources, will report ESPN has learned Melvin Ingram played his college football in Columbia. Keep an on the crawl at the bottom of your screen as you can be sure the four letter network will be all over this developing story.