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USA Today
How college football defenses are gaining on offenseswith a more tailored approach to defensive personnel. Notre Dame coach Brian K
How college football defenses are gaining on offenses
USA Today / Posted 18 hours ago
with a more tailored approach to defensive personnel. Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly, shown here talking to Clemson coach Dabo Swinney, believes defenses are catching up to superb offenses. (Photo: Matt Cashore, USA TODAY Sports) In the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Clemson's Watson OK with glare of the spotlightto the College Football Playoffs. "I don't really have to say a whole lot to '
Clemson's Watson OK with glare of the spotlight
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to the College Football Playoffs. "I don't really have to say a whole lot to 'D-Dub.' He's dialed in," Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney said. "He's just a guy that's hungry to be the best." He'll try and guide the second-ranked Tigers, who start... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Clemson QB Watson says he's ready for glare of the spotlightto the College Football Playoffs. ''I don't really have to say a whole lot to
Clemson QB Watson says he's ready for glare of the spotlight
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
to the College Football Playoffs. ''I don't really have to say a whole lot to `D-Dub.' He's dialed in,'' Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said. ''He's just a guy that's hungry to be the best.'' He'll try and guide the second-ranked Tigers, who start... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Football Season Previewconference championships and the national championships, the draft picks. I mea
Football Season Preview
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
conference championships and the national championships, the draft picks. I mean, I'm very proud of the guys who have... Dabo Swinney wants his players at Clemson to dream big. "We all dream big, we talk about dreaming big, dream the dream," the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time callthe football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time call
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
the football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "accidental" FaceTime call placed by coach Dabo Swinney to a prospect before the allowable date of Sept. 1. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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USA Today
Clemson reports Dabo Swinney made illegal, 'accidental' FaceTime callthe football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "
Clemson reports Dabo Swinney made illegal, 'accidental' FaceTime call
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
the football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "accidental" FaceTime call placed by coach Dabo Swinney to a prospect before the allowable date of Sept. 1. Coaches can't place any phone calls to the prospect from... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Impermissible FaceTime call among Clemson's 15 NCAA violationsthe football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "
Impermissible FaceTime call among Clemson's 15 NCAA violations
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
the football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "accidental" FaceTime call placed by coach Dabo Swinney to a prospect before the allowable date of Sept. 1. Coaches can't place any phone calls to the prospect from... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time callthe football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time call
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
the football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "accidental" FaceTime call placed by coach Dabo Swinney to a prospect before the allowable date of Sept. 1. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time callminimal impermissible benefit. Three of the violations involved the football p
Clemson football with impermissible Face Time call
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
minimal impermissible benefit. Three of the violations involved the football program, which starts the season ranked No. 2. One came from an "accidental" FaceTime call placed by coach Dabo Swinney to a prospect before the allowable date of Sept... Read more
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Island Packet
Wide receiver U? Clemson is deep at positionJeff Scott coined the phrase “Wide Receiver U,” one he continues to use as co-o
Wide receiver U? Clemson is deep at position
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
Jeff Scott coined the phrase “Wide Receiver U,” one he continues to use as co-offensive coordinator. Since he followed Dabo Swinney as wide receivers coach, four have been drafted by NFL teams, including Sammy Watkins (2014) and DeAndre Hopkins... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Thousands turn out for a soggy Clemson Fan Dayduring the annual Clemson Football Fan Appreciation Day at Memorial Stadium Aug
Thousands turn out for a soggy Clemson Fan Day
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
during the annual Clemson Football Fan Appreciation Day at Memorial Stadium August 21, 2016. Clemson Tigers Head Coach Dabo Swinney greets a Tiger fan during the annual Clemson Football Fan Appreciation Day at Memorial Stadium August 21,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Christian Wilkins The Complete Package At ClemsonClemson coach Dabo Swinney has come across a lot of players in his day with the
Christian Wilkins The Complete Package At Clemson
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has come across a lot of players in his day with the ability to do a lot of things, but he's stumbled onto one he thinks could be president. His name is Christian Wilkins, a 6-foot-4, 315-pound incredibly versatile... Read more
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Island Packet
How area coaches spent their summer: Talking football, what else?facing too many seven- and eight-man fronts. Beaufort coach Mark Clifford, a p
How area coaches spent their summer: Talking football, what else?
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
facing too many seven- and eight-man fronts. Beaufort coach Mark Clifford, a proud Clemson alum, also likes to see what Dabo Swinney is up to when he visits his alma mater. But he’s also a little sheepish about who else he spent time with this... Read more
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NFL.com
Deshaun Watson: I'm stereotyped as run-first QB because of raceof the spread offense in college football, plenty of coaches take advantage of
Deshaun Watson: I'm stereotyped as run-first QB because of race
NFL.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the spread offense in college football, plenty of coaches take advantage of quarterbacks who can run; Clemson's Dabo Swinney is only one of many. But pro coaches who have the same appreciation for athleticism in a quarterback are harder... Read more
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Island Packet
$55 million Clemson complex near completion, even has a nap roombest in the nation and will allow us to continue our pursuit to be among the be
$55 million Clemson complex near completion, even has a nap room
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
best in the nation and will allow us to continue our pursuit to be among the best programs in the country,” Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said. “We look forward to it being the home of Clemson football for a very long time.” Other amenities include... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Deshaun Watson Hates Dual-Threat QB Code Wordto feel like that again. We have to finish what we started this time around—wee
Deshaun Watson Hates Dual-Threat QB Code Word
Bleacher Report / Posted 10 days ago
to feel like that again. We have to finish what we started this time around—week-by-week, play-by-play. Hayes: Your coach, Dabo Swinney, is a different cat. Anything he does that would surprise people? Watson: He's a real laid-back guy, except for... Read more
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WALB Albany
Former TCC star Bryant will miss Clemson season openerend had surgery Tuesday, and is expected to miss at least the first three games
Former TCC star Bryant will miss Clemson season opener
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
end had surgery Tuesday, and is expected to miss at least the first three games of the season. Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney says the Tigers hope to have Bryant back to face Georgia Tech September 22. The former Yellow Jacket star... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Clemson DE Austin Bryant to miss some timeClemson coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Tuesday that Christian Wilkin
Clemson DE Austin Bryant to miss some time
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Tuesday that Christian Wilkins will see more time at the defensive end position. Wilkins was a freshman All-American at defensive tackle last year, but played considerable time at defensive end this... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clemson defensive end Austin Bryant suffers foot injuryThe sophomore had surgery to have a screw inserted in the foot on Tuesday. As
Clemson defensive end Austin Bryant suffers foot injury
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
The sophomore had surgery to have a screw inserted in the foot on Tuesday. As a result of the injury, Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Tuesday afternoon that Christian Wilkins will see more time at the defensive end... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Clemson DE Bryant to miss at least 3 games with foot injuryBryant is expected to miss at least three games after having surgery to repair
Clemson DE Bryant to miss at least 3 games with foot injury
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
Bryant is expected to miss at least three games after having surgery to repair a broken bone in his foot. Tigers coach Dabo Swinney says Bryant got hurt at practice Monday night and had surgery Tuesday. Swinney says he hopes to have the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Clemson DE Bryant to miss at least 3 games with foot injuryBryant is expected to miss at least three games after having surgery to repair
Clemson DE Bryant to miss at least 3 games with foot injury
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
Bryant is expected to miss at least three games after having surgery to repair a broken bone in his foot. Tigers coach Dabo Swinney says Bryant got hurt at practice Monday night and had surgery Tuesday. Swinney says he hopes to have the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Clemson defensive end out for season opener at AuburnBryant will miss the first few weeks of the 2016 season with a foot injury. As
Clemson defensive end out for season opener at Auburn
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
Bryant will miss the first few weeks of the 2016 season with a foot injury. As a result of the injury, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney said after practice on Tuesday afternoon that Christian Wilkins will see more time at the defensive end... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Clemson DE Austin Bryant to miss several weeks with foot injuryClemson defensive end Austin Bryant will miss several weeks after suffering a f
Clemson DE Austin Bryant to miss several weeks with foot injury
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
Clemson defensive end Austin Bryant will miss several weeks after suffering a foot injury during Monday’s practice. Coach Dabo Swinney said the injury was a “freaky” thing and said he had a screw inserted into the bottom of his toe to repair... Read more
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Island Packet
Clemson’s ‘grocery store kicker’ chasing bigger thingsAmmon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arres
Clemson’s ‘grocery store kicker’ chasing bigger things
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
Ammon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arrest in June 2015. Huegel, a walk-on who coach Dabo Swinney dubbed his “grocery store kicker” after watching him kick a can at a Bi-Lo, impressed Clemson’s coaches with his... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Pick Six: Games that will determine the CFB playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlant
Pick Six: Games that will determine the CFB playoff
Statesboro Herald / Posted 12 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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Al.com
Gus Malzahn, Will Muschamp, Dabo Swinney, Urban Meyer among coaches who describe Jim Harbaugh in a wordState's Dan Mullen, Ole Miss' Hugh Freeze, Florida's Jim McElwain and South Car
Gus Malzahn, Will Muschamp, Dabo Swinney, Urban Meyer among coaches who describe Jim Harbaugh in a word
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
State's Dan Mullen, Ole Miss' Hugh Freeze, Florida's Jim McElwain and South Carolina's Will Muschamp of the SEC. Clemson's Dabo Swinney, Ohio State's Urban Meyer, Florida State's Jimbo Fisher and Miami's Mark Richt also chimed in. Some of the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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Salon.com
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffat FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlan
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 days ago
at FLORIDA STATE, Oct. 29 The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic Division titles and as Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have grown their programs into national title contenders, it has become one of the most significant rivalries in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoffFILE - In this Nov. 7, 2015,, file photo,Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher,
Pick Six: Games most likely to determine who reaches playoff
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2015,, file photo,Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher, left, and Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney talk before the start of an NCAA college football game in Clemson, S.C. The winner of this game has won the last seven Atlantic... Read more
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Island Packet
Clemson’s Watson says Tigers ‘not close’ to ready for openerI’m confident, comfortable. I trust my guys. I trust my coaching staff and what
Clemson’s Watson says Tigers ‘not close’ to ready for opener
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
I’m confident, comfortable. I trust my guys. I trust my coaching staff and what they’re preparing me with.” Tigers coach Dabo Swinney added he doesn’t focus a whole lot on what Watson is doing because there are other question marks that require... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Second chances: Rebels’ Kelly, Stringfellow embrace opportunitysigned with Power Five conference schools and once there made decisions that ha
Second chances: Rebels’ Kelly, Stringfellow embrace opportunity
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
signed with Power Five conference schools and once there made decisions that hastened their exits. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney in the spring of 2014 cited a “pattern of behavior” that led him to dismiss Kelly, then a redshirt... Read more
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Island Packet
Clemson’s Wiggins relied on teammates, faith during ACL recoverystarts from the nickel position in 2014, recording 40 tackles, 3.5 tackles for
Clemson’s Wiggins relied on teammates, faith during ACL recovery
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
starts from the nickel position in 2014, recording 40 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss and two interceptions. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said he needs to see more from Wiggins before penciling him in as a starter. “He’s still got some rust he’s got... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Clemson aiming for College Football Playoff againCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) When Clemson came back from its national championship loss t
Clemson aiming for College Football Playoff again
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) When Clemson came back from its national championship loss to Alabama, coach Dabo Swinney showed his Tigers a handful of plays that could have changed the result. ''And none of them,'' Swinney said, ''were in special... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Clemson's "grocery store kicker" chasing bigger thingsAmmon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arres
Clemson's "grocery store kicker" chasing bigger things
Bluffton Today / Posted 16 days ago
Ammon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arrest in June 2015. Huegel, a walk-on who coach Dabo Swinney dubbed his "grocery store kicker" after watching him kick a can at a Bi-Lo, impressed Clemson's coaches with his... Read more
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Al.com
Gene Stallings sounds off on Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin during radio interviewgrandson, tight end J.C. Chalke, was recruited by Texas A&M last year before ul
Gene Stallings sounds off on Texas A&M's Kevin Sumlin during radio interview
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
grandson, tight end J.C. Chalke, was recruited by Texas A&M last year before ultimately signing with Clemson and Dabo Swinney (who played for Stallings at Alabama). Stallings indicated that his grandson left with a bad taste in his mouth... Read more
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Columbia Star
Clemson battles expectations in quest for championshipformer Columbia high school football stars who now dawn the Orange and White.
Clemson battles expectations in quest for championship
Columbia Star / Posted 16 days ago
former Columbia high school football stars who now dawn the Orange and White. One of the biggest surprises for head coach Dabo Swinney was at kicker where former Blythewood Bengal Greg Huegel took the reigns during fall camp and became a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Clemson kicker Greg Huegel faces big expectationsAmmon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arres
Clemson kicker Greg Huegel faces big expectations
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Ammon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arrest in June 2015. Huegel, a walk-on who coach Dabo Swinney dubbed his "grocery store kicker" after watching him kick a can at a Bi-Lo, impressed Clemson's coaches with his... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Huegel faces big expectationsAmmon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arres
Huegel faces big expectations
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Ammon Lakip was suspended for three contests following a misdemeanor drug arrest in June 2015. Huegel, a walk-on who coach Dabo Swinney dubbed his "grocery store kicker" after watching him kick a can at a Bi-Lo, impressed Clemson's coaches with his... Read more
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Island Packet
Unselfish group competing in stacked Clemson receiver corpsRay-Ray McCloud. In the slot, Renfrow and Trevion Thompson carry a combined 853
Unselfish group competing in stacked Clemson receiver corps
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
Ray-Ray McCloud. In the slot, Renfrow and Trevion Thompson carry a combined 853 snaps gained last season. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said Williams “just brings a presence” to practice. The veteran receiver knows there’s work ahead for his... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Clemson, USC in Terrell's final threethe drills, footwork and technique, he was using all that stuff. I liked it."
Clemson, USC in Terrell's final three
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
the drills, footwork and technique, he was using all that stuff. I liked it." Terrell also got the chance to talk with Dabo Swinney, Brent Venables and Reed. "They were just happy for me to come up there and watch a practice to see where I can... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Williams has known for weeks it would be ClemsonI told coach Venables what was on my mind and he loved it, he was fired up to k
Williams has known for weeks it would be Clemson
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
I told coach Venables what was on my mind and he loved it, he was fired up to know I was feeling that way." Williams told Dabo Swinney about his feelings as well and the Tigers head coach wasn't quite as sure about it because he could hold a spot... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Williams has known for weeks it would be ClemsonI told coach Venables what was on my mind and he loved it, he was fired up to k
Williams has known for weeks it would be Clemson
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
I told coach Venables what was on my mind and he loved it, he was fired up to know I was feeling that way." Williams told Dabo Swinney about his feelings as well and the Tigers head coach wasn't quite as sure about it because he could hold a spot... Read more
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Island Packet
Clemson looking to finish this season with “no regrets”champion Alabama 45-40 in the title game, leaving a sour aftertaste to one of t
Clemson looking to finish this season with “no regrets”
Island Packet / Posted 21 days ago
champion Alabama 45-40 in the title game, leaving a sour aftertaste to one of the program’s best seasons. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said that has fueled his team ever since it returned to campus as Arizona runner-ups last January. “They’ve had... Read more
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Island Packet
Clemson’s Mike Williams is back and says he’s better than evergot to have an answer for number seven. … He brings a presence that we’re excit
Clemson’s Mike Williams is back and says he’s better than ever
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
got to have an answer for number seven. … He brings a presence that we’re excited to have back on the field,” Tigers coach Dabo Swinney said. “That’s a pretty good duo right there, Mike Williams, and a sophomore Deon Cain, who has been there and... Read more
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NFL.com
Top 25 CFB teams with most NFL talent in 2016: Teams 1-5Watkins, QB Deshaun Watson, WR Mike Williams The outlook: NFL teams know that
Top 25 CFB teams with most NFL talent in 2016: Teams 1-5
NFL.com / Posted 22 days ago
Watkins, QB Deshaun Watson, WR Mike Williams The outlook: NFL teams know that their stops in Clemson will be fruitful. Dabo Swinney has one of the most talented offenses in the country with Watson, a Heisman Trophy contender, throwing to Scott,... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Anderson Area Clemson Club honors two Clemson seniorsfootball practice. A 9-year-old cancer patient wanted to meet Ben and watch the
Anderson Area Clemson Club honors two Clemson seniors
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 23 days ago
football practice. A 9-year-old cancer patient wanted to meet Ben and watch the tigers practice, so Ben and football Coach Dabo Swinney accommodated her wish. Ben's mother was at a friends funeral Thursday night. Kelly said it was a great honor... Read more
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