The 6'1", 200-pound sophomore was even an AP first-team All-American last season, becoming just the fourth true freshman to ever do so. Rotoworld currently has Watkins as the No. 2 NFL Draft prospect in the entire sophomore class, only behind Jadeveon Clowney, the South Carolina defensive end BEAST.
However, it's been a rough 2012 for Watkins. In May, he was arrested for marijuana possession, and possession of two pills he didn't have a prescription for. Clemson went on to suspend the wide receiver for the first two games of the 2012 season. Additionally, he missed a game against Boston College due to injury, and was benched for the beginning of Thursday night's game against Wake Forest for being late to a team meeting.
But, once Watkins got into the Tigers' game against Wake Forest, he freaking dominated. Watkins reeled in eight catches for 202 yards, with his most incredible play being this 61-yard touchdown reception:
Great catch, and even better work after the catch. His ridiculous skills on full display.
The No. 18 Tigers won the game 42-13.
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