Sammy Watkins enters '13 as ACC, national receiver to beat

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Sammy Watkins enters '13 as ACC, national receiver to beat
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Flying under the radar – with teammate Tajh Boyd shouldering the Heisman talk this season this season – probably isn't the worst thing in the world for Sammy Watkins going into a big junior season. In 2012, the Fort Myers, Fla. product missed almost a third of the season due to suspension and injury, but still managed to set the Clemson single-game receiving record (202, vs. Wake Forest) and averaged 78.6 yards per game in contests with a catch (was injured on the second offensive snap against LSU on a run).

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