Analyst: Clemson’s Deshaun Watson will be Heisman finalist

Just how good is Clemson Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson? Many believe the sophomore signal-caller is among the best players in the nation at his position, but there is one college football analyst who believes Watson could be the best. Bleacher Report’s Michael Felder attended the Elite 11 Finals in Oregon and observed Watson. After getting a close look at the quarterback,...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson coach Dabo Swinney nails the whip

Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney is a man of the people. As it turns out, he has some pretty respectable dance moves, too. Swinney was enjoying a day out on the lake with some of his players when he took a step away from the wheel. Thanks to the constant cell phone recordings these days, Ray Ray McCloud was able to catch Swinney nailing the whip. How we do on the lake
Via Campus Sports Net
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dabo Swinney says QB Deshaun Watson cleared to practice

Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney spoke with reporters Wednesday night and delivered some good news, as was reported by CollegeSpun’s Matt Hladik. After suffering a torn ACL last year, rising sophomore quarterback Deshaun Watson is fully cleared to practice and should be ready by the start of the season. “He’s been full go since May,” Swinney said about Watson. “He’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson HC Dabo Swinney hittin’ the whip

Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney may have one of the most unique names in all of football, but today we found out he may have the dance moves to match.  On a day boat trip, Freshman wide out Ray Ray McCloud posted a video capturing Swinney hittin’ the whip dance that has recently caught the internet world by storm. If you don’t know the dance move, make sure to check out...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Clemson WR Demarre Kitt takes shot at team

There is apparently no love remaining for the Clemson Tigers from ex-wide receiver Demarre Kitt. Kitt played only one season at Auburn before transferring to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Now, he is a top JUCO prospect in the Class of 2016 so he is making the rounds on the recruiting trail attempting to figure out where he can return to the D-1 level. He may have found...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Clemson Offensive Lineman Eric Mac Lain Throw Down An Awesome Dunk

Eric Mac Lain is a 6-foot-4, 305-pound offensive lineman.  So, you wouldn’t expect the Clemson Tiger’s vertical leaping ability to be all that impressive. He’s got a lot of weight to attempt to throw into the air, after all.  You would be wrong, though. Mac Lain is actually a tremendous dunker, as he recently displayed.  Who says offensive linemen aren’t “SKILL” players...
Via College Spun
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson Tigers up early preparing for the season

If you ever played any sport, you know that it takes a ton of preparation to be the best. If you played under a coach who was determined to do whatever it takes to make you and your teammates realize that, you have probably gotten up at the crack of dawn to hit the field to do conditioning or drills of some sort. The Clemson Tigers must want to prove why they were picked to win the...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Clemson Lineman Ryan Norton Put Up A Ridiculous 640 Pound Bench Press

Clemson center Ryan Norton might be the strongest guy in college football. This morning, the Tigers put up a video of the star lineman putting up a crazy 640 pound one-rep max on the bench press. Be like Ryan Norton — show Monday who's boss… #ALLIN #Clemson (640lbs) A video posted by Clemson Football (@clemsonfb) on Aug 3, 2015 at 5:26am PDT Clemson also put out...
Via College Spun
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

This Clemson Hype Video Will Get Tigers Fans Amped For 2015

Much to the chagrin of Florida State fans, the Clemson Tigers have been predicted by many, including the media, to win the ACC in 2015. If star quarterback Deshaun Watson can stay healthy, those predictions just may turn out to be right.  Earlier this offseason, a YouTube user named @joemac413 put out an incredible four-minute hype video to tease the 2015 for fans. It’ll have...
Via College Spun
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Five-star LB Rahshaun Smith de-commits from Clemson

The Clemson Tigers are without question the favorite to win the ACC this season, and they pride themselves on having a balanced all-around team. Offensively they have quite a few playmakers and stars, while they have a very talented defense with quite a few aggressive playmakers as well. Head coach Dabo Swinney thought he had a huge five-star commitment from linebacker Rahshaun Smith...
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Dabo Swinney’s father, Ervil, passes away

Some sad news to report coming out of Clemson, South Carolina. Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney’s father, Ervil, passed away Saturday afternoon. Ervil had been battling cancer for some time. The news was broken by on Saturday evening. This is surely going to be a tough thing for Dabo to deal with this season that is rapidly approaching. Coordinators Brent Venables...
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August 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson Defensive Coordinator Brent Venables Is Incredibly Impressed With Freshman Class: “I Think We Hit It”

Twitter/@bartboat After having one of the nation’s best defenses in 2014, that side of the ball will be almost completely overhauled for Clemson. Defensive coordinator Brent Venables has his work cut out for him without guys like Stephone Anthony, Vic Beasley, Grady Jarrett, but he could not be more impressed with the freshmen Tigers that join the team this year. The Clemson Insider...
Via College Spun
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson’s Mackensie Alexander: ‘I’m the best CB in college’

The Clemson Tigers are widely considered to the favorite to win the ACC title this season and there is a chance that they could compete for a spot in the College Football Playoff. That being said, it will all depend on whether the team lives up to the potential that they have on paper. Mackensie Alexander is one of the key pieces to the 2015 Tigers football team and he made it clear...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tomato fields motivate Mackensie Alexander

If Clemson Tigers defensive back Mackensie Alexander is looking for motivation, all he has to do is think of the tomato fields back in his hometown of Immokalee, Florida. Located just over 50 miles northeast of Naples, Immokalee is known for being one of the major tomato-growing centers of the United States. It just so happens that Alexander’s father still works out in the tomato...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson QB Deshaun Watson Steps Up To Lead Team In Tigerjacks

The Clemson Tigers are definitely going to have their hands full this season. Two of the biggest road games will land the Tigers down in Miami to take on an improving Hurricanes team and of course in Columbia to face Steve Spurrier’s South Carolina Gamecocks. The Tigers are looking to build off of a 10-3 season last year, but there is no more Jameis Winston to have to scheme for...
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August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Deshaun Watson leads team in ‘Tigerjacks’

The Clemson Tigers are very excited for quarterback Deshaun Watson. He is only entering his sophomore season with the team, but he has been turning heads for months now. He was named the ACC Preseason Player of the Year and has been the subject of possible Heisman Trophy talks as a dark horse. Every football fan knows that jumping jacks during warm-ups can be the most exciting time...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s Not Being Said About Clemson’s Social Media Ban

You have almost certainly heard the news: No Facebook. No Twitter. No Instagram. No Snapchat. Clemson Tigers banned from social media during football season: — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) August 15, 2015 In the wake of such a development — which is hardly new, by the way — what emerges is a reinforcement of the belief among several coaches that shutting...
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August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson Fans Selling Replica ‘Howard’s Rock’ Hats, Pedestals In 2015

Football teams across the country have their own traditions that make their fan bases go nuts. For the Clemson Tigers, it involves getting on a bus, driving from one side of the stadium to the other, getting off the bus and rubbing “Howard’s Rock” before running down the hill onto the field. The rock, as legend goes, was presented to the team decades ago by a Clemson alum who...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson fan creates Howard’s Rock replica hat, now on sale

Howard’s Rock has been a tradition of the Clemson Tigers since the 1960’s when coach Frank Howard was gifted it. Before every home game, the team touches the rock before running down the hill towards the east endzone. Fans dream of being able to touch the rock like their favorite players, but few have managed to actually be allowed that opportunity. One Clemson fan thought it...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Clemson Tigers Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Clemson Tigers are the favorite to win the Atlantic Coast Conference this season, with a possibility of making the College Football Playoff. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Clemson’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Suspension Length Set For Clemson Kicker Ammon Lakip

The suspension for Clemson kicker Ammon Lakip, who was charged with possession of cocaine and driving under the influence in early June, has been set. Lakip will miss Clemson’s first three games. Clemson PK Ammon Lakip suspended for the first 3 games. No guarantee he will start when he returns. (Getty Images) — Reggie Anderson (@ReggieWLTX) August...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Clemson Senior Defensive Tackle D.J. Reader “Stepping Away From Football”

Clemson had the No. 1 defense in 2014, but with the departure of stars like Vic Beasley and Grady Jarrett, that side of the ball will look much different in 2015. Today, ESPN’s Brett McMurphy is reporting that the Tigers are losing yet another experience defensive lineman, at least for a while. Senior defensive tackle D.J. Reader, who was in line to start this season, is stepping...
Via College Spun
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Deshaun Watson owning Clemson offense like seasoned vet

The Clemson Tigers are very high on quarterback Deshaun Watson heading into the 2015 season. Watson showed quite a bit of talent during his freshman year last season, but injuries forced him to miss some time. However, despite the time off due to injury, Watson has been improving and studying the Clemson playbook; so much so that he is playing wise beyond his years. According to...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson Kicker Greg Huegel Drills Kick While Entire Team Screams At Him

How do college football coaches simulate the pressure and environment of a big time game for their kickers during practice? Surround them with the entire team, and have them scream incessantly. Redshirt freshman Greg Huegel is currently starting at placekicker for the Clemson Tigers, a job he hopes to hold on to when incumbent starter Ammon Lakip returns from his suspension, and...
Via College Spun
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Chad Kelly Named Ole Miss Starting Quarterback

Apparently today is “college football starting quarterback decision day” across the nation. We’ve already had Urban Meyer clarify when he will reveal his starter, and Charlie Strong has named a starter for Texas at Notre Dame. Next up: Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze is going with former Clemson Tiger Chad Kelly to lead the Rebels in 2015, over sophomores Ryan Buchanan and DeVante...
Via College Spun
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss
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