Posted November 21, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Tajh Boyd
TEAMS: Clemson Tigers
It will no doubt take a special effort to stop the Clemson Tigers on Saturday night, but Ellis Johnson and the rest of the USC defensive staff are busy preparing for that challenge. Making it more difficult to stop the explosive attack led by quarterback Tajh Boyd and offensive coordinator Chad Morris is the number of Gamecocks nursing injuries this week.

Swinney says mistakes hurting 18th-ranked Tigers

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says the reason for his team's slump is simple: Eleven turnovers in three games. The 18th-ranked Tigers (9-2) have lost two of their past three games, including a surprising 37-13 loss to North Carolina State last Saturday. After a largely-mistake free start during and 8-0 run, the Tigers and quarterback Tajh Boyd have been error prone. Clemson faces...

Football. Dwayne Allen Named Finalist for John Mackey Award

Clemson tight end Dwayne Allen has been named one of three finalists for the John Mackey Award. The Mackey Award is named after the former Baltimore Colts and Syracuse great and is presented to the top tight end in college football. The winner will be announced in Orlando, FL at the Home Depot College Football Awards Show on December 8.

Dip in production

CLEMSON - Eight games into his career as the starting quarterback for Clemson, Tajh Boyd was the toast of the town.

Watkins, Price talk injuries

CLEMSON - Wide receiver Sammy Watkins and offensive tackle Phillip Price spoke about their injuries after practice Tuesday night.

Turnovers causing Clemson's demise

By PETE IACOBELLICLEMSON, S.C. (AP) -- There's little mystery behind Clemson's recent problems and coach Dabo Swinney said the fix is just as simple: Cut down on mistakes. "You want some grand answer?" Swinney said Tuesday of Clemson's issues. "It's 11 turnovers in three games." The Tigers (9-2) led the nation in fewest turnovers with just six...

Football. Clemson Football Video Report - November 22

In today's football video report, the Tigers' Dalton Freeman, Xavier Brewer, Andre Ellington and Tajh Boyd each share a thought with the Clemson fan base.

Hawkins, Shaw gear up for round two

CLEMSON - Corico Hawkins hopes to get the best of Conner Shaw in their rematch.

Allen a finalist for the Mackey Award

Clemson tight end Dwayne Allen has been named one of three finalists for the John Mackey Award.

Game Notes: Coastal Carolina @ Clemson

Coastal Carolina at Clemson Date 11/22/2011 7:00:00 PMLive StatsLinkTV RSN Team Stats Embed This Chart On Your Website QUICK FACTS • Clemson and Coastal Carolina meet Tuesday for the first time since the 2002-03 season. It will be the sixth meeting in history between the two schools on the hardwood, with Clemson holding a 5-0 advantage. • Tuesday's game will feature...

Gamecocks Tigers Betting Preview for Week 13

Nov 26, 7:45 PM | Grass of Williams-Brice Stadium Clemson Tigers vs South Carolina Gamecocks Odds 9-2TEAM RECORD9-2 The Tigers will be looking to pick up a win and cover the spread when they take on the Gamecocks in South Carolina at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday in Week 13 action. They battle the Tigers, currently with a 9-2 mark (7-4 ATS). The over under records...

Clemson And South Carolina Battle For 10 Wins, Bragging Rights

Football Nation's Daniel Hutchinson previews this weekend's game between the Clemson Tigers and the South Carolina Gamecocks.
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