Articles in College – Clemson
On Jan. 1, 1982, I had the privilege of sitting in the Orange Bowl stadium in Miami and personally witnessing Clemson’s first national championship in school history.
Never one to mince words, Ben Boulware didn’t hold back when — with confetti still dancing in the air — ESPN handed him a microphone and asked for his thoughts on what Clemson had just accomplished: winning the second national championship in school history and the first since 1981.
TAMPA, Fla. — If anybody still had lingering doubts about Deshaun Watson’s legacy at Clemson — as the finest player to don a Tiger uniform — suffice to say he put those to rest Monday night.
TAMPA, Fla. — On the day Clemson beat Alabama 35-31 to win the national championship, former Clemson head coach and Alabama football player Danny Ford was named to the National Football Foundation College Football Hall of Fame, Class of 2017.
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.