Posted September 06, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Tajh Boyd
TEAMS: Clemson Tigers
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd had a message for the college football world after an impressive opening-week victory: Get used to the fourth-ranked Tigers winning big games.

2013 Heisman Watch: Week 1

The college football season is FINALLY underway, and the Heisman watch is off and running! Week one was full of stunning performances, setting up for what could be the closest Heisman race in recent memory. So, without further ado, here’s my top five players in the 2013 Heisman Watch: Week 1. 1. Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson Tajh Boyd The only top-10 battle in week one, Clemson senior...

NCAAF: Week One Maxwell Momentum

You can vote on the Maxwell Award and Chuck Bednarik Award by becoming a member of the Maxwell Football Club.  Maxwell Award: What we noticed In a tough opener against SEC powerhouse Georgia, QB Tajh Boyd led Clemson to an upset pushing his team from eighth to fourth in the AP Poll. Boyd dissected Georgia’s secondary by completing 18 of his 30 passes for 270 yards and three touchdowns...

Boyd, No. 4 Clemson power past SC State

CLEMSON, S.C. -- Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd's apparently a good actor, too."He was so dramatic. He was rolling (around) out there," said backup Cole Stoudt as he stood alongside Boyd after the fourth-ranked Tigers defeated South Carolina State 52-13 on Saturday. Stoudt poked fun at his teammate after Boyd lingered on the ground and jogged slowly to the sidelines...

No. 4 Clemson, Boyd power past SC State 52-13

Tajh Boyd ran for a touchdown and No. 4 Clemson returned two interceptions for scores for the first time in program history in a 52-13 victory over FCS opponent South Carolina State on Saturday. Boyd accounted for five TDs a week ago and became a prime Heisman Trophy contender as the Tigers (2-0) defeated No. 11 Georgia 38-35. In this one, Boyd scored Clemson's first touchdown...

Heisman Trophy contenders: "Teddy Heisman" has a nice ring to it

There are already big changes in the Dynamic Dozen Heisman Contenders since the preseason list was released and it will surely change as the season goes along. The contenders are narrowed down later in the season. Half of the Dozen has changed with new additions to the early list including: WR Christian Jones (Alabama), QB Jameis Winston (Florida State), QB Derek Carr (Fresno...

Road To The 2014 NFL Draft: Clemson 38- Georgia 35

    PFDN evaluates the performance of the more promising senior and eligible underclassmen for the next draft:   QB Tajh Boyd, Clemson, Senior- Boyd did not receive a 1st round grade after exploring his options prior to the 2013 NFL Draft.  He likely will in 2014 with more performances like the Georgia game.  The Clemson captain completed 18 passes in 30 attempts (60%) for...

McDowell makes his mark for 4th-ranked Clemson

Rod McDowell showed he was ready to step into the backfield for No. 4 Clemson. Now, he's out to prove he can do it all season long. McDowell, nicknamed ''Hot Rod'' since high school, ran for 132 yards in his first career start to help the Tigers beat No. 11 Georgia 38-35 last Saturday night. He had spent four seasons waiting on the Clemson sidelines behind NFL...

Swinney guarding against letdown for No. 4 Clemson

Dabo Swinney won't let No. 4 Clemson let down against FCS opponent South Carolina State, not with how far the Tigers have come in the past two seasons. After the Tigers' 38-35 victory over No. 11 Georgia last week, the college football world is watching to see if Clemson will do what it's done several times the past decade - stumble on the road to a bigger things. That...

A Clemson fan feels so good about the Tigers, he writes in to to bash the Syracuse

If you’re unfamiliar with the type of Clemson fan we’re going to see on full display in this post, here’s a quick primer: After a big win (like over Georgia on Saturday), he/she will tell you have for real the Tigers are After a big win (like over Georgia on Saturday), he/she will tell you everything that’s wrong with your team as if you can’t see for yourself After a...

College Football Heisman Watch 2013, Week 2

We will be covering the Top 5 Heisman hopefuls every week for you, and you can expect the list to be changing right down to the wire. Some of the 2013 early season candidates are already in mid-season form and it will be fun to track them throughout the year. Without further ado, here are the top five Heisman Trophy candidates heading into Week 2… Teddy Bridgewater Teddy just tossed...

Game day debut in The Valley

CLEMSON - Korrin Wiggins hadn’t been to a real, live football game in Death Valley until Saturday night.

The times they are a changin'

CLEMSON – This time a year ago, Spencer Shuey was a relatively unknown backup linebacker. Funny how perception can change in 12 months’ time, isn’t it?
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