NCAA Football Top 25 Preview: #2 Clemson Tigers

NCAA Football Top 25 Preview: #2 Clemson Tigers

Clemson Tigers (2015 record 14-1)

Pass yards per game: 288.5 (23rd)

Rush yards per game: 222.2 (23rd)

Points scored per game: 38.5 (15th)

Points allowed per game: 20.2 (18th)


The Clemson Tigers went 14-1 last year and that 1 loss came in the National Championship game to the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-40, In one of the most entertaining games of the season. This team was in the top 25 in rush yardage, pass yardage, Points per game and Points allowed. The dominance they showed in the ACC was something special to watch in 2015.

Heading into 2016, the Tigers have an eye on winning the Championship this time. DeShaun Watson passed for 4,104 yards, rushed for 1,105 yards and scored 47 total TDs. Wayne Gallman tallied 1,527 rush yards and 13 TDs and Artavis Scott had 93 receptions. All 3 are returning to make a run at the title in 2016.

Notable 2016 games:

Sept. 3rd @ Auburn

Oct. 1st vs Louisville

Oct. 29th @ Florida State