Joe Kerridge's mom taunts him about Clowney hit

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Joe Kerridge's mom taunts him about Clowney hit

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

College football fans need not be reminded of Jadeveon Clowney’s helmet-dislodging hit on Michigan’s Vincent Smith in the 2013 Outback Bowl. People still talk about the hit – even Michigan fullback Joe Kerridge’s mother. You see, after Taylor Lewan was drafted No. 11 in the NFL draft on Thursday night, Kerridge’s mom texted Joe.

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The initial text was about Lewan being drafted. The second one? It had to with the hit and whether Kerridge missed his assignment.

See for yourself below:

h/t: @deadspin

Here’s the hit, in case you want to see it again:

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