Whether you think South Carolina's Jadeveon Clowney is off to a slow start or not, one thing is true: He is not as involved defensively as he could be.
Teams are playing smart by not looking to shut down Clowney with their own players. Instead, offenses are running plays away from Clowney to make sure he cannot find a way to get involved.
It is a frustrating situation for the Gamecocks' coaches because they want to unleash "The Freak."
Clowney has also seemed frustrated by teams running plays away from him over and over again. He is used to being in the action and being a star.
South Carolina is in need of finding ways to keep Clowney in striking distance of making big plays. So, it's time to get creative.
Here are three scheme changes to make South Carolina's Jadevon Clowney more effective.