CLEMSON CHOPPED BY SIZZLING SEMINOLES
Fourth-ranked Florida State University’s football team came back from a two-touchdown second-half deficit to throttle No. 10 Clemson – handing head coach Dabo Swinney’s team its first loss of the season.
The Seminoles (4-0, 2-0 ACC) racked up a whopping 667 yards of total offense against the Tigers (3-1, 0-1 ACC) – [...]
CLEMSON CHOPPED BY SIZZLING SEMINOLES
TIGERS’ “SOFT REPUTATION” CITED IN ADVANCE OF SHOWDOWN AGAINST FLORIDA STATE
Fourth-ranked Florida State must eviscerate – not just beat – Clemson University in Tallahassee this weekend if the Seminoles expect to have any shot at playing for a national championship. At least that’s the contention of ESPN columnist Rod Gilmore, who is less than impressed [...]
WATKINS’ RETURN SPARKS CLEMSON VICTORY OVER FURMAN
He’s back …
All-American wide receiver Sammy Watkins caught four passes for 52 yards in his 2012 debut for the Clemson Tigers – a 41-7 win over in-state rival Furman. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound speedster also ripped off a 58-yard touchdown run in his return from a two-game suspension for [...]
NO. 12 CLEMSON ROLLS PAST BALL STATE, AWAITS WATKINS’ RETURN FROM SUSPENSION
No Sammy Watkins? No problem … again.
Clemson University’s high-octane offense racked up 526 yards on Saturday without its All-American wide receiver – who was serving the final game of a two-game suspension for an offseason pot bust. The Tigers 52-27 thrashing of Ball State [...]
CLEMSON OUTLASTS AUBURN IN ATLANTA THANKS TO ELLINGTON’S HEROICS AND … ITS DEFENSE?
“West Virginia scored again …” just not against Clemson.
While the No. 11 Mountaineers and their explosive offense were putting 69 points on the board against Marshall, Clemson was doing its best to exorcize those demons against one of the most storied programs in [...]
By Jordan Dominick || After being embarrassed in consecutive games, few college football pundits gave the No. 20 Clemson Tigers a chance against 5th-ranked Virginia Tech in Saturday’s Atlantic Coast Conference championship game at Bank of America stadium in Charlotte, N.C.
Having been dominated by N.C. State two weeks ago and then defeated – and dissed [...]
By Jordan Dominick || A week after winning the ACC Atlantic Division, there was concern among some Clemson fans that the Tigers might slip up against North Carolina State. But it’s doubtful that anyone could have predicted the 37-13 beat-down that the unranked Wolfpack laid on the 7th ranked Tigers.
Clemson (9-2, 6-2 ACC) had been [...]
By Jordan Dominick || Thanks to a last second Chandler Catanzaro field goal, the No. 9 Clemson University football team defeated Wake Forest 31-28 on Saturday to capture their second ACC Atlantic Division title in three years.
The Tigers (9-1, 6-1 ACC) entered the game knowing that all they had to do to punch their ticket [...]
By Jordan Dominick || Despite breaking out of the “typical Clemson” mold through first two-thirds of the 2011 season, many were waiting on head coach Dabo Swinney’s team to, well … pull a Clemson.
It finally happened on Saturday night as the fifth-ranked Tigers (8-1, 5-1 ACC) were upset 31-17 by Georgia Tech in Atlanta thanks [...]
The Clemson University football team’s dream season keeps taking the Tigers to loftier heights …
Head coach Dabo Swinney’s Tigers (8-0, 5-0 ACC) are ranked No. 5 in the nation according to this week’s Bowl Championship Series standings – meaning they’ve got a legitimate shot to play for the national title if they can run the [...]
By Jordan Dominick || It’s been said that it’s better to be 6-0 than 5-0, but is that always the case? After all, an extra win isn’t extra nice when it involves an injury to your star quarterback.
The eighth-ranked Clemson University football team defeated Boston College 36-14 to remain undefeated on the season – but [...]
By Jordan Dominick || There were any number of reasons why the 13th-ranked Clemson Tigers were supposed to finally go down in defeat on Saturday – it was the first road game for quarterback Tajh Boyd, the weather was abysmal and they were playing in hostile Lane Stadium, where they haven’t won a game in [...]