Clemson's Andre Branch Should Be Suspended For Cowardly Eye-Gouge

Update: This has been picked up by Sports Illustrated, via Andy Staples, and The Sporting News, via Chris Littman

Here's the Clemson reaction, courtesy Shakin' The Southland

With all the attention given to the Brandon Spikes eye gouge incident last week against Georgia, why has this cheap shot not received any attention?  Start to watch at the 0:04 mark, Andre Branch (#40) grabs #79 (David Spurlock) by the helmet, snaps his neck back, holds his head and sticks his fingers into Spurlock's facemask, an obvious eye gouge.   Then Branch gets up, talks trash to the justifiably angry Spurlock, points to the sky, and dances around.  Spurlock shows a ton of restraint by not going after Branch for this classless cheap shot.

If you are at work and can't watch video clips, here is a screenshot (click to enlarge):

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The ACC should take action and suspend this "athlete."    Someone is going to lose their sight as a result of these cowardly and completely non-football related acts.  I wonder what Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney thinks of this?  I wonder what the ACC office thinks about this?

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