Clemson Tigers Articles

Clemson Football: How the Loss of Derion Kendrick Affects the Tigers
It wasn't a great 2020 for Clemson Tigers cornerback Derion Kendrick. While it's true that he did earn first-team All-ACC honors last fall, his play was rather inconsistent, punctuated by a less-than-stellar performance against Ohio State...
Jon Kinne
1 day ago
D'Eriq King, Miami Hurricanes Football
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, college football’s 2020 season was unusual in many ways. Conferences starting play at different times, canceled games, bowl matchups shifted to different locations, and more uncertainty as to who on the roster...
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
Bryce Young, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The countdown to the 2021 college football season is already underway, as spring practices and position battles for spots on the depth chart for all 130 teams across the nation are already in progress in offseason workouts. As always, one of the...
Steven Lassan
6 days ago
ACC Football: 10 Most Intriguing Non-Conference Games of 2021
The ACC was one of two Power 5 conferences — along with the Big 12 — that played non-conference games in 2020. But with the exception of the games against upstart Liberty played by Syracuse, Virginia Tech, and NC State, the matchups...
Jon Kinne
6 days ago
College Football Rankings: Top 25 for 2021
It’s never too early to think about next season, so with college football’s 2020 season complete after Alabama's win in the national championship, Athlon Sports is here with its way-too-early top 25 preseason rankings...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Clemson Football: Tigers' 2021 Spring Preview
The college football community successfully navigated its way through the 2020 season and a true champion was determined. For Clemson fans, it was not the desired outcome but they can all now utter these magic words that can perhaps ease some of...
Jon Kinne
1 week ago
Grading College Football's Head Coach Hires for 2021
College football’s 2020-21 coaching carousel featured 15 changes, including moves at Texas, Auburn, UCF, South Carolina and Illinois. With the carousel completed and all 15 jobs filled, it's time to rank and grade the new hires...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
When Does College Football Start in 2021?
College football’s 2021 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 28 with a handful of matchups in Week 0. The schedule for that opening weekend could be tweaked, but Hawaii at UCLA and Nebraska at Illinois are the early highlights...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Ranking the college football rosters for the 2021 season provides a unique window into the talent level for all teams and how that compares to win totals, conference championships, and success on a national level. Recruiting is the foundation for...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Clemson Tigers College Football
Here's the Clemson football schedule with a full list of the Tigers' 2021 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season....
Athlon Sports
2 weeks ago
Where Did College Football Teams Find Their Starting Quarterbacks for 2021?
If there's one word that can be used to describe the college football quarterback landscape, it's something that coaches and fans alike don't want to see from their signal-caller — turnover. Yet for the fourth straight season,...
Mark Ross
2 weeks ago
ACC Football: Ranking the Rosters for 2021
Over the past decade, the Atlantic has been the dominant division of the ACC. Clemson has been king for several years and before the Tigers' arrival at the top, Florida State ruled the roost. Since Virginia Tech's conference title in 2010...
Jon Kinne
3 weeks ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football’s 2021 National Signing Day is officially in the books. Alabama signed the best class in modern recruiting history, with Ohio State, Georgia, Clemson, Oregon, LSU, USC and Texas A&M rounding out the next tier of top...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
College Football Recruiting Analysis: How Did the Top 2020 Recruits Fare Against Other 5-Stars?
Receiving a recruiting ranking means something, but being considered a 5-star talent is a completely different level of excellence on the high school football gridiron. Whether being "the man" in a big market or in a smaller...
Ryan Wright
4 weeks ago
Lane Kiffin, Ole Miss Rebels Football
The 2020 college football season featured 24 new coaches at FBS programs, and with the year completed, it's time to grade and rank the hires. UTSA's Jeff Traylor, Rutgers' Greg Schiano, Missouri's Eli Drinkwitz and Ole Miss'...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Top 25 College Football Games of 2020
Midway through the summer, the lingering COVID-19 pandemic threatened the 2020 college football season. The uncertainty of the offseason became a season of peculiarity, with some leagues starting in September and others in November. Games were...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
ACC Football: What to Know About the 2021 Schedule
The ACC continued a busy week of college football news with the release of its 2021 schedule on Thursday. Like all other conferences, the ACC is planning on a normal 2021 slate after a chaotic and unusual '20 campaign due to the COVID-19...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
ACC Football: 10 Toughest Players to Replace in 2021
It wasn't the best of bowl seasons for the ACC. Six conference teams played in the postseason and all six ended the year with a loss, including two blowout defeats in the College Football Playoff.   Still, with North Carolina making the...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Kirby Smart, Georgia Bulldogs Football
The start of college football's 2021 season is still months away, but it's never too early to flip the calendar to next fall and start thinking about the games on tap. Luckily for college football fans, the 2021 calendar is loaded with...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
ACC Football: Best Games of 2020
It's been said ad nauseam in the past several months, but 2020 was an odd year in college football. That's an understatement in the context of the most newsworthy development in the year: Notre Dame played in the ACC!   OK, so the...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Heisman Watch: Early Look at Top Heisman Trophy Candidates for 2021
DeVonta Smith ended a three-decade drought for wide receivers when he won the Heisman Trophy in 2020. Smith was also just the third non-quarterback to win the honor since 2000. He caught 117 passes for 1,856 yards and 23 touchdowns — all of...
Nicholas Ian Allen
1 month ago
ACC Football: 10 Players Who Will Replace NFL Draft Early Entrants in 2021
After a college football season that was very different, we now enter a postseason that will be unique as well. Players are entering the transfer portal in record numbers and some players that opted out for 2020 are planning on returning for 2021...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Brock Purdy, Iowa State Cyclones Football
The early-entry deadline for the 2021 NFL Draft officially passed on Monday, Jan. 18. Counting seniors who passed on an extra year of eligibility and underclassmen entering early, more than 400 players declared for the next level. Ohio State...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The early ACC predictions for the 2021 college football season feature Clemson atop the league once again. The Tigers should be a heavy preseason favorite to claim the league title, with North Carolina and Miami pushing for a spot among the top 10-...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Clemson Football: What Will 2021 Look Like for the Tigers?
For just the second time in the past six seasons, the Clemson Tigers lost two games in a season. With one of those coming in decisive fashion to Ohio State in the College Football Playoff, Tigers fans were left with a strange taste in their mouths...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago

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