Data Scout Notes: 2018: 12-03-18 - Announced Early Entry into 2019 NFL Draft...2017: Nov 2017- Announced Returning to School...(+) 09-16-17 Leg INJ, Out for 2017/NAC...PMaxwell...2016: NAC...2015: NAC...2014: RS
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12/05/18 - South Carolina receiver Deebo Samuel says he is skipping the Belk Bowl so he can begin preparing for the NFL draft. Samuel thanked fans in his announcement Monday on Instagram , but says it is time to support his family, adding "I realize the next 6 months will determine my next four years and potentially even more." Samuel has shown flashes of brilliance while fighting injuries. He was responsible for 30 touchdowns in his Gamecocks career catching, running and returning kicks along with two TD passes and an end zone fumble recovery on special teams. Samuel missed games his freshman year with hamstring problems and broke his leg in his third game of 2017 before deciding to return his senior year. Samuel was a first-team Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference pick as an all-purpose player and a second team pick as a wide receiver. The Gamecocks play Virginia on Dec. 29. - AP College Football
11/05/18 - NOV 5 SEC SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Deebo Samuel, KR, South Carolina,...Samuel took the opening kick 90 yards to paydirt to set the tone in a wild 48-44 Carolina win at Ole Miss...It was his fourth-career kickoff return for a touchdown, most in school history...Later in the fourth quarter after the Rebels had opened up a 10-point advantage, Samuel returned a kick 38 yards inside Ole Miss territory, setting up another Carolina touchdown...For the day, Samuel returned five kicks for 178 yards, a 35.6-yard average. - SEC Football
09/11/18 - WR Deebo Samuel had six catches against Georgia, leaving him with 99 for his career. He has 13 receptions in South Carolina's two games for 89 yards and a touchdown. He also has returned two kickoffs for another 45 yards in giving the Gamecocks a threat in the return game.
09/06/18 - WR Deebo Samuel was back and in good form against Coastal Carolina. Samuel was making his first appearance since breaking a leg the third game of the 2017 season and rushed once for 11 yards to set up a touchdown, caught seven passes for 56 yards and a score, and returned two kickoffs for 45 yards. "It has been 11 months not being able to play against another opponent," Samuel said. "I was just glad I was able to get back out there and play."
11/07/17 - South Carolina junior receiver Deebo Samuel announced he will return for his senior year. Samuel had six touchdowns before suffering a broken leg in the third game of the season. Samuel had been aiming for a late-season comeback but recently suffered a high ankle sprain during the recovery process. "GAMECOCKS COUNTRY we got one more ride and it's going to be one to remember," Samuel posted on Twitter on Sunday night. "I love you all." Samuel is one of the top all-purpose threats in the country. He returned kickoffs for touchdowns in each of the first two games, caught 15 passes for 250 yards and three scores, and added another touchdown on a 25-yard run. He is rated the No. 8 wide receiver in the 2019 draft class by NFLDraftScout.com. Samuel caught 59 passes for 783 yards and one touchdown last season, when he rushed for six TDs on 15 carries, returned a kick for a score and threw a 33-yard touchdown pass. - The Sports Xchange