Stories tagged: Clemson Tigers
SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 2017, 5:38 P.M.
Thousands turn out for Clemson football parade, celebration
Clemson football fans turned out by the thousands to celebrate their national champions with a parade and ceremony on Saturday. Fans lined up before dawn to make sure they had …
MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2017, 10:56 P.M.
They’re Grrreat! Clemson Tigers score with a second left to win national championship
Clemson scored 21 points in the fourth quarter against Alabama’s vaunted defense and defeated the Crimson Tide 35-31 in the College Football Playoff championship game Monday night at Tampa, Florida.
MONDAY, JAN. 9, 2017, 10:56 P.M.
Clemson was in good hands with amazing trio of receivers
Mike Williams took a few steps backward after the final snap, flopped to the ground and waited for the confetti to start falling.
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 8:19 P.M.
Swinney: Clemson must avoid mistakes against Alabama, No. 1 in non-offensive TDs
Avoiding turnovers is important in any football game. For Clemson facing Alabama in Monday night’s national championship game, it’s imperative.
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 5:52 P.M.
Co-coordinators make Clemson Tigers offense go
Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott have kept Clemson’s offense afloat since taking over two years ago from the Tigers’ frenetic coordinator Chad Morris, who brought in Clemson’s quick-strike, fast-pace attack …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 10:12 P.M.
Clemson DE Christian Wilkins has apologized for groping Buckeye player
Clemson defensive end Christian Wilkins has apologized for groping receiver Curtis Samuel during the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday night. Wilkins said Wednesday he apologized to Samuel after the game. Wilkins, …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 10:09 P.M.
Nick Saban: Steve Sarkisian knows the offense “inside and out”
Alabama coach Nick Saban says new offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian knows the offense “inside and out.” Saban said Wednesday that Sarkisian has worked on the game plans each week since …
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 9:12 P.M.
Get ready for a blockbuster sequel: Alabama vs. Clemson for national championship
Get ready for a blockbuster sequel. It’s Alabama vs. Clemson, The Rematch.
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 8:49 P.M.
Ohio State offense falls flat in blowout loss to Clemson
Ohio State made it to the College Football Playoffs without winning the Big Ten championship, and on Saturday night did little to show it deserved to be there.
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 7:57 P.M.
Clemson routs Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl to set up title game rematch with Alabama
Deshaun Watson ran for two touchdowns and threw another and No. 3 Clemson crushed No. 2 Ohio State 31-0 Saturday night in the Fiesta Bowl to set up a rematch …
FRIDAY, DEC. 30, 2016, 8:46 P.M.
Fiesta Bowl: Swinney looks to put a rare L on Meyer’s record
Dabo Swinney and Urban Meyer shared the stage Friday morning for the final news conference before the second-ranked Buckeyes (11-1, No. 3 CFP) and Tigers (12-1, No. 2 CFP) face …
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 9:43 P.M.
A relaxed coach Dabo Swinney, Clemson return to practice
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is taking a stress-free approach to Fiesta Bowl preparations. He believes his third-ranked Tigers are mentally prepared to continue their strong run into its national semifinal …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 4:59 P.M.
No. 4 Clemson seeking another win vs. rival South Carolina
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney understands what it means to win against rival South Carolina, after all, it probably earned him his job in 2008. Swinney believes it did. He said …
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 6:15 P.M.
Latest playoff rankings look promising for Ohio State
Alabama, Ohio State, Michigan and Clemson held the top four spots in the College Football Playoff rankings for the second straight week and Washington moved up a spot to fifth …
SATURDAY, OCT. 1, 2016, 10:35 P.M.
Watson TDs lift No. 5 Clemson to 42-36 win over Louisville
Deshaun Watson threw for five touchdowns, including two in the final seven minutes, as No. 5 Clemson rallied for a 42-36 victory over No. 3 Louisville after the Tigers lost …
MONDAY, JAN. 11, 2016, 11:26 P.M.
Alabama erupts in fourth quarter for Saban’s fifth title
Alabama does it again, and the dynasty is as good as ever. A daring on-side kick turned the tide in Alabama’s favor and touched off a second-half scoring explosion and …
FRIDAY, NOV. 7, 2014
Cole Stoudt, Artavis Scott lead No. 19 Clemson past Wake Forest
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Artavis Scott took a touch pass from Cole Stoudt 68 yards for the go-ahead touchdown with 10 minutes, 53 seconds left, and No. 19 Clemson pulled away …
SUNDAY, JAN. 19, 2014
Clemson’s Swinney gets 8-year deal, raise
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney received a new, eight-year contract and a raise that increased his total pay for next season to $3.15 million. The agreement had been in the works …