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Bradley: Swinney’s belief was driving force behind Tigers’ title
January 10, 2017 – 2:37 am | No Comment
Bradley: Swinney’s belief was driving force behind Tigers’ title | Test

TAMPA, Fla. — As Clemson’s team and fans celebrated the second national title in program history into the wee hours of Tuesday morning, it was tough not to think back to Dec. 1, 2008, when Dabo Swinney said he believed it was possible.

Clemson back on top of the mountain
January 10, 2017 – 2:25 am | No Comment
Clemson back on top of the mountain | Test

TAMPA, Fla. — The reigning king of college football, Alabama, was unwilling to give its crown away.
So a gritty, magnificent Clemson team took it by force.

Tigers, Tide set for title-game rematch
January 8, 2017 – 11:35 am | No Comment
Tigers, Tide set for title-game rematch | Test

The talking is over. Now it’s time to play the game.

Steven Bradley: No trash talk ahead of title bout
January 8, 2017 – 11:25 am | No Comment
Steven Bradley: No trash talk ahead of title bout | Test

Anybody expecting any verbal sparring between the two coaches at the final news conference before Monday night’s College Football Playoff National Championship left sorely disappointed.

Despite youth, Pollard thriving on Tigers’ O-line
January 7, 2017 – 12:03 am | No Comment
Despite youth, Pollard thriving on Tigers’ O-line | Test

CLEMSON — A starter from the beginning of his Clemson career, Mitch Hyatt remembers well how he felt about taking the field last season against Alabama on college football’s biggest stage.

Tigers, Crimson Tide square off again
January 7, 2017 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Tigers, Crimson Tide square off again | Test

CLEMSON — Monday night at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., fans will witness college football’s version of a heavyweight title bout.

The case for Clemson to bring home the title
January 7, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
The case for Clemson to bring home the title | Test

Sitting down to try to capture my final thoughts on the national championship game before packing my bags to beat the Blizzard of 2017 and head south for Tampa, two quotes kept coming to mind.

Downtown Clemson to hold title game viewing party
January 6, 2017 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Downtown Clemson to hold title game viewing party | Test

Clemson fans unable to find or afford a ticket to Monday night’s national championship contest vs. defending national champ Alabama are invited to join fellow Tiger fans at a viewing party in downtown Clemson.

Clemson knows how to have fun along the way
January 6, 2017 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Clemson knows how to have fun along the way | Test

Shortly after wrapping up his College Football Playoff National Championship press conference on Wednesday, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney wandered past the elevators in the WestZone where reporters and photographers were heading upstairs for more interviews.

No. 1 Alabama seeks second straight title
January 6, 2017 – 12:01 am | No Comment
No. 1 Alabama  seeks second straight title | Test

The 2016 season started with a 52-6 thrashing of future Rose Bowl champion Southern California. And when fans last saw Alabama, Nick Saban’s team was defeating Pac-12 champ Washington in the Peach Bowl, 24-7.