08/22/2013 10:14 am ET Updated Oct 22, 2013

The Legend Of Jadeveon Clowney -


ROCK HILL, S.C. -- The legend of Jadeveon Clowney began on Carolina Avenue.

Clowney was never just a baby. He was more than that. He ate solid food, everything but fish with bones in it, at 8 months. He outgrew shoes every other week. He wore a cape in place of a diaper. Or so the recollections go, steeped in a fair bit of hyperbole from the outset.

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