2 Clemson players suspended for season; NCAA rejects appeal

Sports 05/24/19, 11:40

Clemson tight end Braden Galloway and offensive lineman Zach Giella will miss next season after an NCAA panel rejected the school's appeal of their drug suspension.Clemson athletic spokesman Jeff Kallin said Friday that the school learned of the NCAA decision on Wednesday. The school issued a statement that it is ...

Retooled Clemson D has strong spring as it moves forward

Football 04/06/19, 17:34

Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons accepts that many are concerned over the Tigers changing defense from its latest national championship. He's not among them.The 6-foot-4 junior is supremely confident Clemson will excel despite losing seven starters — including its NFL-ready defensive line — from its historic 15-0 title season a year ...

Some of Clemson defensive linemen workout for NFL executives

Football 03/14/19, 15:38

Half of Clemson's talented defensive front four participated in the Tigers pro day Thursday before evaluators from all 32 NFL teams.While defensive ends Clelin Ferrell and Austin Bryant did not take part in drills due to injuries, tackles Christian Wilkins and Dexter Lawrence showcased the abilities that have them on ...

Defensive linemen dominate this year’s combine class

Sports 02/27/19, 13:57

This year's class of quarterback prospects isn't as sexy as last year's group led by Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold. Nor does it feature the tantalizing talents of next year's headliners: Tua Tagovailoa, Justin Herbert and Jake Fromm.There are a few passers who merit first-round consideration, but what teams will ...

Clemson All-American DE Ferrell headed for NLF draft

Football 01/10/19, 22:16

Clemson's last member of its fearsome national championship defensive front four in All-American Clelin Ferrell is joining his linemates in heading to the NFL.Ferrell announced his intention Thursday night to declare for the NFL draft and give up his final season in college. His departure makes it a clean sweep ...

Clemson CB Mullen, LB Lamar headed to NFL

Football 01/09/19, 15:58

Clemson cornerback Trayvon Mullen is headed to the NFL draft.Mullen and fellow Tigers starter linebacker Tre Lamar announced their intentions Wednesday to forego their senior seasons to turn pro. The two are the first of what's expected to be several defensive starters who will leave the school for the NFL ...

Clemson’s Swinney says suspended DT Lawrence will be missed

Football 01/06/19, 13:38

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said suspended starting defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence will be missed against top-ranked Alabama on Monday night.Swinney said Sunday that Lawrence has been a difference-maker in the middle of the line all season and would've been that against the Crimson Tide in the national championship game in ...

Matchups that could determine Alabama vs Clemson Part IV

Sports 01/04/19, 03:30

Clemson and Alabama are playing in the College Football Playoff for the fourth straight season, and the third time for the national championship.The winner Monday will become the first 15-0 FBS champion.With the help of SEC Network analyst Cole Cubelic, a former Auburn offensive lineman, a breakdown of some of ...

NCAA confirms suspension of Clemson star DT Dexter Lawrence

Sports 12/27/18, 20:18

Clemson defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence will not play against No. 3 Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl after the NCAA confirmed a suspension Thursday for a failed test for performance-enhancing drugs, possibly ending the talented junior's college career.Lawrence is one of three Clemson players who tested positive for ostarine, a ...

Clemson preparing to face Notre Dame without DT Lawrence

Football 12/26/18, 12:44

No. 2 Clemson is preparing to play without star defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence when it faces No. 3 Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl on Saturday. Lawrence and two teammates failed an NCAA test for performance-enhancing drugs.Tigers defensive coordinator Brent Venables said that as of Wednesday, there had been no ...

Irish line readies for nasty Clemson defensive front

Sports 12/19/18, 02:52

Ask Notre Dame center Sam Mustipher a question and you will get a straight answer.So what does he think of the defensive front four the Fighting Irish will face Dec. 29 at the Cotton Bowl in the playoff semifinal against Clemson?"They're athletic, they're big, they're physical and they're nasty," Mustipher ...

Clemson’s dominant defensive line living up to the hype

Sports 11/29/18, 13:29

Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables swears he wasn't really concerned about the preseason hype around his defensive line."Maybe a little," Venables said when asked about any fears he had about their mindset entering the season.The accolades and magazine covers piled up this summer for the Tigers' talented defensive front: Defensive ...

Clemson RB Etienne leads ACC’s all-conference team

Football 11/26/18, 16:04

No. 2 Clemson placed five players on the Atlantic Coast Conference's all-league team.Running back Travis Etienne received a league-best 174 points in results announced Monday and determined by a vote of 46 media members and the league's 14 head coaches.Players received three points for a first-team vote, two for a ...

ACC defenders make national presence felt with clutch plays

Football 11/14/18, 13:08

Clelin Ferrell's pass-rushing prowess has helped put No. 2 Clemson on the cusp of its third consecutive Atlantic Coast Conference championship and another berth in the College Football Playoff.The 6-foot-4, 265-pound junior end isn't the only Tiger thriving on a stingy defensive front four where he and Austin Bryant bookend ...

No. 2 Clemson keeps rolling with 77-16 win over Louisville

Football 11/03/18, 15:42

Travis Etienne rushed for 153 yards and two touchdowns and 350-pound defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence add a 2-yard TD burst as No. 2 Clemson buried Louisville 77-16 on Saturday.The Tigers (6-0 Atlantic Coast Conference, No. 2 CFP) improved to 9-0 for the third time in four seasons and can wrap ...

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