Scout Premium Content

Hills Hopes To Ease Sting of Losing Rice

With the recent departure of Sidney Rice to the NFL, Steve Spurrier and staff will look to a few of their talented incoming freshmen wide receivers to help fill the void left by Rice. One of those young playmakers is Palmetto (FL) standout wide receiver Joseph Hills, who has a combination of size and athleticism that may remind Gamecock fans of a young Sidney Rice.

The 6'4, 210 pound Hills is cautious about trying to replace Rice as a true freshman, but he says he is willing to put forth the effort and hopefully help ease the sting of losing Rice. "There's no way that I'll be able to replace him as a freshman, but I plan to give them all I've got with my work ethic," said Hills. "Hopefully I can fill half of his shoes and just have a great time playing in... Recommended Stories

  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


41 Fans online
    Join The Conversation