John Healy
August 19, 2019 - 12:49 pm
For the first time in program history, Clemson enters the college football season with a target on its back. The Tigers are ranked as the No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 preseason poll — a milestone they have not accomplished before. They have established themselves as a football powerhouse with two...
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May 04, 2019 - 12:03 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has parted ways with men's basketball assistant coach Steve Smith after his voice was heard on a federal wiretap involving defendant Christian Dawkins on the ongoing trial into college corruption. The video from 2017 included Smith commenting about why Clemson's...
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Clemson vs Alabama
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January 08, 2019 - 6:21 am
Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and the second-ranked Tigers beat No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game.
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January 06, 2019 - 1:16 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Amid the plans and preparations, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney caught himself daydreaming of the special moment he and sons Will and Drew could share Monday night. The Swinney family has enjoyed national championships before. Another one, the coach acknowledged, when the second...
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RJ Choppy
January 02, 2019 - 5:09 pm
We had this discussion when the College Football Playoff was released at the beginning of December, and the ensuing results prove to me that the idea that we need to expand beyond four teams is not only a waste of time, but completely unnecessary.
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AP Photo/Joe Skipper
December 29, 2018 - 12:08 pm
Oklahoma and Notre Dame are standing in the way of Alabama-Clemson Part IV. The College Football Playoff semifinals are Saturday, with the top-ranked Crimson Tide facing No. 4 Oklahoma at the Orange Bowl in South Florida and No. 2 Clemson playing No. 3 Notre Dame at the Cotton Bowl in North Texas...
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Trevor Lawrence
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December 27, 2018 - 10:16 am
DALLAS (AP) — Clemson and Notre Dame weren't even a month into this season when they made unexpected quarterback switches while undefeated with seniors who had won a lot of games. Neither of those senior starters was even injured, but the Tigers and Fighting Irish decided to make early changes...
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