Today, bbctodaynews.com talks about famous American football player. Kelly Bryant was born in 25th September 1996. He is an American football quarterback who played for the Clemson Tigers until 2018 when he announced his intention to transfer after losing the starting position to freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence.
Childhood of Kelly Bryant
Bryant attended Wren high school in Piedmont in South Carolina. So, as senior, he had 3,579 passing yards with 41 passing touchdowns, 720 rushing yards, and 14 rushing touchdowns. Also, he committed to Clemson University to play college football under head coach Dabo swinney. During Bryant’s junior year of high school, he was unable to play in the first half of a game, as he was vomiting blood in the locker room. Bryant taken to the hospital and after an MRI, doctors found a large abscess blocking his lower intestine. Had this abscess not been found, it may have burst, leading to a life-threatening infection in his entire body. Doctors were successfully able to remove the abscess through an emergency surgery.
Career of Kelly Bryant
Bryant spent his first two years at Clemson as a backup to Deshaun Watson. As well as, during the two years, he completed 13 of 19 passes for 75 yards with a touchdown and interception. He also had 178 rushing yards over 35 carries with three touchdowns. After Watson left for the 2017 NFL Draft, Bryant was named Clemson’s starting quarterback to open the 2017 season. On September 25 Coach Dabo Swinney announced freshman Trevor Lawrence would be the new starting quarterback for the Tigers. Finally, as a result, Bryant decided to transfer. He maintained his final year of eligibility, despite starting 4 games of his senior year, due to a recent change in NCAA redshirt guidelines.
According to that, Kelly Bryant is popular football player in United States.