Sammy Watkins trophy case is filling up fast these days. The talented Clemson wide out picked up National Freshman of the Year honors from Sporting News today. ESPN’s Todd McShay also tabbed Watkins has the top freshman in the country. That makes four media outlets that have selected Watkins as the top freshman in the country. College Football News and Rivals.com are the others.
Watkins caught 77 passes for 1, 153 yards and 11 touchdowns this season. He is fourth in the country in all-purpose yardage.