USC coach Steve Spurrier said on his teleconference that center TJ Johnson has not been ruled out for the Florida game. Johnson suffered a knee sprain against Arkansas. Ronald Patrick would play in his place.
Spurrier said cornerback CC Whitlock is questionable with Florida with a concussion suffered against Arkansas. Backup quarterback Connor Shaw is questionable with bruised ribs. X-Rays were negative.
- Clemson and Florida State are not ranked this week.
- Former Citadel star Andre Roberts scored his first career NFL touchdown Sunday on a reception against the Vikings. And former Clemson star Jacoby Ford had a 94 yard kickoff return for an Oakland touchdown against Kansas City.
- Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said on his teleconference call Sunday that safety Carlton Lewis is likely to return this week from a broken jaw. Defensive end Kourtnei Brown is likely out another week with a sprained ankle.
- Swinney said receiver Jaron Brown and defensive tackle Miguel Chavis are expected back this week.
- There will open competition this week among all three kickers at Clemson with a starter named Thursday.
- Swinney said his receivers caught 14 passes Saturday with 0 drops.
- The USC at Florida game has been placed on ESPN with a 7:15 kickoff. The Alabama-Mississippi State game was placed on ESPN2.