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Dabo Swinney, on Trevor Lawrence: I definitely expect him to be able to play vs. Wake Forest

Dabo Swinney, on Trevor Lawrence: I definitely expect him to be able to play vs. Wake Forest
Published On: Wed, Oct 03
Dec 5, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney (C) yells at defensive back Mark Fields (24) after a personal foul penalty during the fourth quarter in the ACC football championship game at Bank of America Stadium. The Tigers won 45-37. Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

In the end, it doesna€™t look like therea€™s much more to see here.A  Probably.

Newly-minted starting quarterbackA Trevor LawrenceA suffered an injury to the head/neck areaA in the second quarter ofA Clemsona€™s Week 5 win over SyracuseA andA didna€™t return to the game.A  Monday,A Dabo SwinneyA expressed optimism that the true freshmanA would be goodA for this weekend, but stopped short of stating anything definitive.

A day later, however, the head coach seemed all but certain that Lawrence will be a go for the Wake Forest game Saturday.

a€œI definitely expect him to be able to play,a€ Swinney said of Lawrence Tuesday morning by way ofA a€œThat is why I put him back in practice last night. I dona€™t see a reason why he wouldna€™t.a€

Swinney added that the injury wasA more to the neck than a concussionA as originally had been feared.

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