Deadspin 25: Clemson Already Missed Its Shot At The Playoff

Welcome to the Deadspin 25, a college football poll that strives to be more democratic and less useless than every other preseason poll. Leading up to the college football season kickoff, we will give you previews of the 25 teams that you, the readers, voted to be most worthy of writing about. Now, No. 18 Clemson. »8/17/15 3:58pm8/17/15 3:58pm


Man, College Was Awesome: Your Clemson-FSU GameDay Sign Roundup

It's once again time for the Saturday afternoon tradition of oak-tag-and-sharpie bons mots. Today we are back in Death Valley where Clemson hosts Florida State this evening on ABC. Before we get to the signs, I'd like to just take a moment, for the adults here, to reflect on how fucking radical college was: look at… »10/19/13 12:48pm10/19/13 12:48pm

Salty Clemson Fan Calls The Gamecocks The "Short Bus Of The SEC East," Admits He'd Eat Squirrel

According to tipster Matthew W., "This guy 'Clemson Tom' has been making videos for a few weeks now. The Clemson nation has been all over this guy. His latest video he prank calls, Connor Shaw, starting QB for South Carolina. This guys also in past videos prank calls head coaches, Frat houses, GT Library, you name… »11/29/11 9:30pm11/29/11 9:30pm

Geriatric Clemson Football Fans Have Finally Gone Too Far

Here are some guys who still talk about recovering that fumble in the end zone during the homecoming game 40 years ago. Give it up, though, for Clemson coach Dabo Swinney, who runs this fantasy football camp and is either a very committed actor or someone who has memorized enough stock pre-game speeches to AMP UP… »4/21/11 4:30pm4/21/11 4:30pm

Tommy Bowden's Firing: Is Coaching Clemson that Great of a Job Anyway?

In the wake of Tommy Bowden's firing after nine years at Clemson, current players are already piling on. The quarterback he benched, Cullen Harper, told ESPN, "They just told us. It's what he deserved." »10/13/08 2:30pm10/13/08 2:30pm And this whole firing business might not be that big of a surprise since , I pointed out that in nine seasons…

Clemson Defensive Coordinator Suggests Top Alabama Football Recruits Drive Escalades

And by "suggests", I mean "said." At least the top recruits do. What could bring on this rumination? Perhaps the upcoming neutral site game between Clemson and Alabama. As part of his job for the big game Clemson's defensive guru, Vic Koenning, is charged with stopping Alabama's newest starting receiver Julio Jones—… »8/26/08 2:30pm8/26/08 2:30pm