Like all ACC football teams, the Clemson Tigers went through several weeks of sweaty, bone-crunching practices leading up to the regular season. Said offensive coordinator Chad Morris: “There were some times in fall camp, it was pretty intense.”

How intense? Amid the full-contact drills and triple-digit South Carolina heat, one player underwent a religious transformation – and his teammates were all witnesses.

Clemson wide receivers coach Jeff Scott tweeted this photo of junior wideout DeAndre Hopkins getting baptized on Thursday – apparently in a Rubbermaid ice tub.

In his tweet, Scott called the baptism the “highlight of my week.”

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