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CBS Sports
2015 ACC Expert Picks: Overrated, underrated, predicted order of finishCBS Sports asked our college football staff to lay it all on the line ahead of
2015 ACC Expert Picks: Overrated, underrated, predicted order of finish
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
CBS Sports asked our college football staff to lay it all on the line ahead of the season, calling out each of their most overrated and underrated teams, projecting each division's order of finish and making a bold prediction that will stay with them... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Underdogs eager to shift power in ACCMuch of the conversation at the ACC Kickoff in July focused on Clemson and Flor
Underdogs eager to shift power in ACC
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Much of the conversation at the ACC Kickoff in July focused on Clemson and Florida State. Deservedly so. The two programs have combined to win the past four ACC championships — with FSU winning three in a row — and have finished atop the Atlantic... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ACC preview: School-schoolBoston College Eagles Last season: 7-6 (4-4 ACC, 4th in Atlantic Division) Th
ACC preview: School-school
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Boston College Eagles Last season: 7-6 (4-4 ACC, 4th in Atlantic Division) The Coach: Steve Addazio (3rd year, 14–12 with Eagles) The Buzz: B.C. has developed a reputation for being a gritty, physical squad under Addazio. That offensive philosophy... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Personal issues cause Clemson starting DT D.J. Reader to step away from footballSometimes there are some things more important than football, and sometimes tha
Personal issues cause Clemson starting DT D.J. Reader to step away from football
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
Sometimes there are some things more important than football, and sometimes that means you need to step away from the game to take care of those important issues away from the field. Whatever the case may be, that is what is happening with Clemson... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Games of 20151. Baylor at TCU, Nov. 27. This time, the winner WILL make the College Football
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Games of 2015
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
1. Baylor at TCU, Nov. 27. This time, the winner WILL make the College Football Playoff. Even though both were snubbed last year, the game was madly memorable: the Bears won a 61-58 shootout by scoring the final 24 points in the last 11 minutes. Then... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
D.J. Reader stepping away from gameThe hits just keep coming for a depleted Clemson defense a little more than a w
D.J. Reader stepping away from game
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The hits just keep coming for a depleted Clemson defense a little more than a week before the Tigers open their season at home against Wofford. Starting senior tackle D.J. Reader is leaving the team for an undetermined amount of time for personal... Read more
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NFL.com
Myles Jack of UCLA eyeing kickoff return roleWhile the two-way role of UCLA star Myles Jack has trended more toward a one-wa
Myles Jack of UCLA eyeing kickoff return role
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
While the two-way role of UCLA star Myles Jack has trended more toward a one-way role as a linebacker over the course of his career, he's still looking to contribute in another way. And if offense isn't in the plan, perhaps special teams will... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Clemson defensive lineman to leave team "for a while"Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney announced Tuesday that senior defensive tackle
Clemson defensive lineman to leave team "for a while"
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney announced Tuesday that senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader will be away from the Clemson football team for a period of time. Reader was listed as a starting tackle on the preseason depth chart. “D.J. Reader has... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Clemson's Reader takes break to tackle 'personal issues'Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney announced Tuesday that senior defensive tackle
Clemson's Reader takes break to tackle 'personal issues'
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney announced Tuesday that senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader will take a step away from the Clemson football team to deal with "personal issues." Reader was listed as a starting tackle on the preseason depth chart. He's... Read more
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CBS Sports
Clemson starting DT out (personal issues), Dabo 'not sure' on returnDabo Swinney is unsure when D.J. Reader will return to Clemson's football team.
Clemson starting DT out (personal issues), Dabo 'not sure' on return
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
Dabo Swinney is unsure when D.J. Reader will return to Clemson's football team. (USATSI) Clemson announced Tuesday that senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader, a projected starter on the team's preseason depth chart, has decided to step away from... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
CFT 2014 Preseason Preview: 10-Pack of Premium GamesIn exactly nine days — four if you’re a degenerate like me who counts defending
CFT 2014 Preseason Preview: 10-Pack of Premium Games
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 5 days ago
In exactly nine days — four if you’re a degenerate like me who counts defending FCS champion North Dakota State at Montana this coming Saturday — the 2015 major college football season kicks off, with all eyes initially focused on Charlotte as border... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Butler cuts list and sets announcement dateAugust 24, 2015By Phil Kornblut Tony Butler DB Tony Butler of Lakewood, OH ha
Butler cuts list and sets announcement date
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
August 24, 2015By Phil Kornblut Tony Butler DB Tony Butler of Lakewood, OH has cut his list to Clemson, Arizona State and West Virginia and has set his announcement date for October 5th. Butler visited... Read more
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Daily Press
Cost-of-attendance allowances for ACC athletes vary widelyWith eight public schools, six private and one hybrid, the ACC is college sport
Cost-of-attendance allowances for ACC athletes vary widely
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
With eight public schools, six private and one hybrid, the ACC is college sports’ most diverse power conference. Those 15 members have taken similarly varied approaches to cost-of-attendance scholarships, a benefit available to athletes for the first... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Brunson healthy and ready to show recruitersAugust 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut TJ Brunson Richland Northeast LB TJ Brunson p
Brunson healthy and ready to show recruiters
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
August 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut TJ Brunson Richland Northeast LB TJ Brunson participated in two scrimmages this month in preparation for Friday's season opener against Westwood and said his surgically... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson Friday; Shuler on the moveAugust 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbi
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson Friday; Shuler on the move
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
August 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbia City, IN made a long trip Thursday and Friday but it was well worth the effort. Hazen started with a visit... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson Friday; Shuler on the moveAugust 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbi
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson Friday; Shuler on the move
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
August 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbia City, IN made a long trip Thursday and Friday but it was well worth the effort. Hazen started with a visit... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson FridayAugust 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbi
Hazen liked what he saw at Clemson Friday
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
August 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut Brachen Hazen 6-8 SF Brachen Hazen of Columbia City, IN made a long trip Thursday and Friday but it was well worth the effort. Hazen started with a visit to Maryland on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Brunson healthy and ready to show recruitersAugust 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut TJ Brunson Richland Northeast LB TJ Brunson p
Brunson healthy and ready to show recruiters
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
August 23, 2015By Phil Kornblut TJ Brunson Richland Northeast LB TJ Brunson participated in two scrimmages this month in preparation for Friday's season opener against Westwood and said his surgically... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Fan Appreciation DayClemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) autographs a picture of himself for Josh
Fan Appreciation Day
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) autographs a picture of himself for Josh White of Columbia at at Memorial Stadium on Sunday. Clemson linebacker Ben Boulware (10) speaks with Easton Dyches, 1, of Anderson, as he signs an... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
0824 clemsonfandayCLEMSON -- With the sun high in the sky, children played in Death Valley Sunday
0824 clemsonfanday
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
CLEMSON -- With the sun high in the sky, children played in Death Valley Sunday afternoon. Some still babies rolled around in the grass at the 50-yard line. And others -- boys and girls alike -- tossed footballs back and forth to one another. They... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Graham sets USC visit; Woods reveals final 4August 21, 2015By Phil Kornblut Isaiah Graham WR Isaiah Graham of Bastrop, LA
Graham sets USC visit; Woods reveals final 4
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
August 21, 2015By Phil Kornblut Isaiah Graham WR Isaiah Graham of Bastrop, LA has set an official visit to USC for October 10th for the LSU game. He also has visits set for Arkansas and TCU. Graham said... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pinckney chooses the TigersAugust 21, 2015By Phil Kornblut Nyles Pinckney It came down to high noon for
Pinckney chooses the Tigers
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
August 21, 2015By Phil Kornblut Nyles Pinckney It came down to high noon for Whale Branch DL Nyles Pinckney (6-3 290) before he made the call. The call he made Friday was to Clemson coach Dabo Swinney to tell him the news... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
USC, Clemson coaches 'imposing' religious beliefs onto college football playersA watchdog group says Clemson University and the University of South Carolina a
USC, Clemson coaches 'imposing' religious beliefs onto college football players
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
A watchdog group says Clemson University and the University of South Carolina are imposing "personal religion on players by hiring Christian chaplains." The Freedom From Religion Foundation released a report, titled "Pray to Play," earlier this week... Read more
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SportingNews
Alabama, Auburn football programs among those named in 'Pray to Play' reportThe Freedom From Religion Foundation has issued a report accusing more than two
Alabama, Auburn football programs among those named in 'Pray to Play' report
SportingNews / Posted 9 days ago
The Freedom From Religion Foundation has issued a report accusing more than two dozen football programs at public universities such as Auburn and Auburn of using chaplains to "impose religion on the team with the coach's help." The 25-page report,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clemson holds final stadium scrimmage of preseasonClemson held its final stadium scrimmage of the preseason on Thursday and the s
Clemson holds final stadium scrimmage of preseason
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
Clemson held its final stadium scrimmage of the preseason on Thursday and the story of the day was kicker Greg Huegel. “Greg Huegel had a big day,” said Head Coach Dabo Swinney, who kidded to the media that he now knows how to pronounce his name... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Swinney suspends kicker Lakip 3 gamesTigers coach Dabo Swinney said Lakip, who was indefinitely suspended since June
Swinney suspends kicker Lakip 3 games
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Tigers coach Dabo Swinney said Lakip, who was indefinitely suspended since June, will miss games against Wofford on Sept. 5, Appalachian State on Sept. 12 and Louisville on Sept. 17. Swinney said Lakip could return when Notre Dame comes to Clemson on... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Popped for coke, Clemson kicker suspended at least three gamesAs it turns out, there will be some rather significant repercussions for one me
Popped for coke, Clemson kicker suspended at least three games
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
As it turns out, there will be some rather significant repercussions for one member of the Clemson football program who allegedly dabbled in the nose candy. Thursday, Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney confirmed that Ammon Lakip will be suspended for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Clemson's Swinney suspends kicker Lakip 3 gamesCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Clemson kicker Ammon Lakip will sit out the first three ga
Clemson's Swinney suspends kicker Lakip 3 games
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Clemson kicker Ammon Lakip will sit out the first three games of the season because of an offseason drug arrest. Tigers coach Dabo Swinney said Lakip, who was indefinitely suspended since June, will miss games against Wofford on... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Clemson kicker suspended for 3 games after drug, DUI chargeClemson University said kicker Ammon Lakip has been suspended for three games t
Clemson kicker suspended for 3 games after drug, DUI charge
FOX Carolina / Posted 9 days ago
Clemson University said kicker Ammon Lakip has been suspended for three games this season after an arrest in June. Police said Lakip's vehicle was seen leaving an area with several bars and he did not use a turn signal. During a traffic stop,... Read more
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ESPN
Clemson Tigers cornerback Mackensie Alexander is the best because he's worked for itThe play everyone else remembers took Clemson cornerback Mackensie Alexander ap
Clemson Tigers cornerback Mackensie Alexander is the best because he's worked for it
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
The play everyone else remembers took Clemson cornerback Mackensie Alexander approximately 11 seconds to forget. It was the third game of Alexander's college career, a must-win road contest in Tallahassee, Florida, with Clemson clinging to a 17-10... Read more
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FOX Carolina
New rehab facility opens in Greenville for mothers battling addictionClemson football Coach Dabo Swinney, Greenville Co. Sen.Thomas Alexander, offic
New rehab facility opens in Greenville for mothers battling addiction
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
Clemson football Coach Dabo Swinney, Greenville Co. Sen.Thomas Alexander, officials from The Phoenix Center and others participated in a ribbon cutting at a new shelter and treatment center for women suffering substance abuse problems on... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Immediate Wazzu eligibility for ex-Clemson WR Kyrin PriesterExpected to be forced to sit out his first season at a new school, Kyrin Priest
Immediate Wazzu eligibility for ex-Clemson WR Kyrin Priester
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 11 days ago
Expected to be forced to sit out his first season at a new school, Kyrin Priester will instead have the opportunity to be an immediate contributor. According to WazzuWatch.com, Rivals.com‘s Washington State website, Priester has won his appeal for... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistantsOffensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power program
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistants
Warren Times Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Offensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power programs in recent years have been more willing to entrust their offenses to assistant coaches who were born during the Reagan administration, such as new Notre Dame offensive... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistantsOffensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power program
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistants
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
Offensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power programs in recent years have been more willing to entrust their offenses to assistant coaches who were born during the Reagan administration, such as new Notre Dame offensive... Read more
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Salon.com
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistantsOffensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power program
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistants
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
Offensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power programs in recent years have been more willing to entrust their offenses to assistant coaches who were born during the Reagan administration, such as new Notre Dame offensive... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistantsOffensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power program
Pick 6: Contenders hand offenses to 35-and-under assistants
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
Offensive coordinators wanted. Only limited experience required. Power programs in recent years have been more willing to entrust their offenses to assistant coaches who were born during the Reagan administration, such as new Notre Dame offensive... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clemson holds final camp practiceClemson held its final practice of preseason camp on Tuesday. The Tigers worked
Clemson holds final camp practice
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
Clemson held its final practice of preseason camp on Tuesday. The Tigers worked for over two hours, the first 10 minutes on the practice field behind Kingsmore Baseball Stadium, and the last two hours in the indoor facility. A steady rain with... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Top 25Yes, I know — another meaningless preseason poll tossed atop the overflowing pi
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Top 25
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 12 days ago
Yes, I know — another meaningless preseason poll tossed atop the overflowing pile of myriad other meaningless preseason polls. Hey, but at least this one isn’t SEC-heavy, so we have that going for us, which is nice. OK, technically it’s not as... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Tigers Hold final two-a-daysIt was a long day, but the final long day for the Clemson football team during
Tigers Hold final two-a-days
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
It was a long day, but the final long day for the Clemson football team during preseason camp. It was the final day of two practices, as the Tigers worked for 90 minutes in the morning and for two hours and 15 minutes in the evening. The duration of... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
ACC looks to showcase depth beyond Florida StateThe Associated Press GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Atlantic Coast Conference recently
ACC looks to showcase depth beyond Florida State
Savannah Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
The Associated Press GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Atlantic Coast Conference recently has produced a Heisman Trophy winner, a No. 1 overall draft pick, a BCS champion and a playoff team. OK, that wasn’t the whole league, but just one school — Florida... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Massive junior lineman commits to ClemsonAugust 17, 2015By Phil Kornblult Noah DeHond The weekend of August 8th OL Noa
Massive junior lineman commits to Clemson
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
August 17, 2015By Phil Kornblult Noah DeHond The weekend of August 8th OL Noah DeHond (6-7 317) of Rochester, NY made an unofficial visit to Clemson as part of a tour of southern schools. He also saw Alabama... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Mike Gundy explains why he won't ban players from using social mediaOklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy speaks with reporters in Stillwater on
Mike Gundy explains why he won't ban players from using social media
The Oklahoman / Posted 13 days ago
Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy speaks with reporters in Stillwater on Aug. 8, 2015. Photo by Sarah Phipps / The Oklahoman. STILLWATER — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy considers Clemson coach Dabo Swinney a close friend in the college... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Monday Muse (Request Edition): One Open Football ScrimmageLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Happy Monday. Time to face the Muse. 1. One of the mo
Monday Muse (Request Edition): One Open Football Scrimmage
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Happy Monday. Time to face the Muse. 1. One of the most unforgettable (one-way) conversations I had with former University of Louisville football coach Howard Schnellenberger came early during his 10-season stay with the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Peake's long touchdown catch highlights Clemson scrimmageThe Tigers worked for more than two hours and ran more than 90 plays from scrim
Peake's long touchdown catch highlights Clemson scrimmage
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
The Tigers worked for more than two hours and ran more than 90 plays from scrimmage, plus special teams plays. Head coach Dabo Swinney saw many areas that need improvement. “We had way too many critical penalties today,” Swinney said. “Those are... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Peake's long TD catch highlights Clemson scrimmageThe Tigers worked for more than two hours and ran more than 90 plays from scrim
Peake's long TD catch highlights Clemson scrimmage
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
The Tigers worked for more than two hours and ran more than 90 plays from scrimmage, plus special teams plays. Head coach Dabo Swinney saw many areas that need improvement. “We had way too many critical penalties today,” Swinney said. “Those are... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Clemson Holds Stadium ScrimmageClemson held its first full scale scrimmage of the preseason in Memorial Stadiu
Clemson Holds Stadium Scrimmage
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 15 days ago
Clemson held its first full scale scrimmage of the preseason in Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Tigers worked for over two hours and ran over 90 plays from scrimmage, plus special teams plays on a beautiful day. There were many outstanding... Read more
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CBS Sports
Picking the best college football team in each state entering 2015The best college football team in each state. (CBS Sports Graphic) With the co
Picking the best college football team in each state entering 2015
CBS Sports / Posted 16 days ago
The best college football team in each state. (CBS Sports Graphic) With the college football season rapidly approaching, we got to wondering: What is the best team from each state of our union? Specifically, this is not a list of the programs that... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Swinney returns to practice for ClemsonHead Coach Dabo Swinney was back with the Clemson football team for the first t
Swinney returns to practice for Clemson
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 17 days ago
Head Coach Dabo Swinney was back with the Clemson football team for the first time in four days following services in conjunction with the passing of his father on August 8. The Tigers worked in Memorial Stadium for two hours, including a situational... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Swinney returns to Clemson practice after father's funeralCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney was back at practice Wednesday
Swinney returns to Clemson practice after father's funeral
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney was back at practice Wednesday for the first time since his father's death this past weekend. Swinney returned to his home state for funeral services for Ervil Swinney, who died Saturday of cancer in... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Three local golfers chasing junior titleZack Gordon (Gaffney) is tied for 11th and four strokes back from the leader. O
Three local golfers chasing junior title
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Zack Gordon (Gaffney) is tied for 11th and four strokes back from the leader. On the girls side, Elle Johnson (Inman) is eight shots behind the leader in a tie for 18th. South Carolina: Ray Tanner, the current athletic director and former head... Read more
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