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Alabama falls to No. 5 in College Football Playoff Rankings; LSU sits No. 1

Alabama is fifth in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, behind LSU, Ohio State, Clemson and Georgia, which took over the fourth spot in the selection committee’s second top 25. LSU replaced Ohio State as No. 1 after the Tigers won at Alabama on Saturday. The Buckeyes were bumped to No. 2. Clemson moved up two spots to No. 3…

Tomorrow is Game Day. Will The Tide Roll?

From CBS Sports

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Alabama Ranked #4 in Final CFB Playoff Ranking, Faces Clemson in Semifinals

Alabama is in. The Crimson Tide got the nod over Ohio State and will play Clemson in the College Football Playoff on Jan. 1, likely in the Sugar Bowl. Oklahoma and Georgia will meet in the other semifinal – probably the Rose Bowl – on New Year’s Day. Tide or Buckeyes was the question facing the selection committee, the toughest…

National Championship Game Ticket Scammer Arrested

Three brothers from Louisiana pulled a fast one on a man they say sold them fake tickets to root for Alabama during the national championship game against Clemson in Tampa. The Tampa Bay Times reports Joseph Steven Escalera agreed to meet a fan seeking a ticket to Monday night’s game hours before kickoff. As they began the transaction, the customer’s…

Florida State without Wilson for Clemson game

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – No. 12 Florida State will be without wide receiver Jesus “Bobo” Wilson on Saturday against third-ranked Clemson. Wilson injured his right foot during the first half of the Seminoles’ win over Wake Forest on Oct. 15. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Thursday that Wilson had not practiced all week. Wilson is second on the team in receiving…

No. 12 Florida State preparing for Watson, No. 3 Clemson

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida State is hoping that history doesn’t repeat itself as it prepares to face another Heisman Trophy contender. The 12th-ranked Seminoles had one of their worst games of the Jimbo Fisher era in a thumping against Lamar Jackson and No. 5 Louisville. On Saturday, they face Deshaun Watson and third-ranked Clemson for the third time. “You…

Hard hit knocks Clemson’s Gallman out of game vs NC State

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) – Running back Wayne Gallman has left third-ranked Clemson’s game against North Carolina State after getting injured in the first quarter. Gallman was hurt Saturday Dravious Wright hit him hard and caused him to fumble for the first time this season. Gallman was helped off the field, evaluated on the sideline and then went to the locker…

Clemson wrecks Tech 26-7

ATLANTA (AP) – Deshaun Watson and No. 5 Clemson finally turned in the performance everyone was expecting, totally dominating Georgia Tech in the first half on the way to a 26-7 victory Thursday night. After sluggish wins over Auburn and Troy, and a practice-like rout of FCS school South Carolina State that meant nothing, the Tigers (4-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast…

Clemson WR Renfrow out at least 4 weeks after win over Trojans

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) – Clemson starting receiver Hunter Renfrow will miss at least four games with a broken right hand. Renfrow’s injury came on a 35-yard touchdown catch in a 30-24 victory over Troy on Saturday. He had a wrap on the hand afterward, but said the injury was not serious. However, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said an MRI exam…

Clemson overcomes McCloud’s ball flip to hold off Troy 30-24

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) – Deshaun Watson threw for three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson avoided a host of mistakes – including an embarrassing early celebration punt-return gaffe by Ray-Ray McCloud that cost a TD – to hold off pesky Troy 30-24 on Saturday. The Tigers (2-0) were out of synch on offense and could not break away from the Trojans…