Sound Off: Clemson primed for another College Football Playoff run


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The Clemson Tigers (3-0) and coach Dabo Swinney took another step toward back-to-back-to-back College Football Playoff appearances with another key victory in Week 3.

Clemson grounded defending Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson and Louisville last Saturday, and Kelly Bryant passed his first road test as a starting quarterback with flying colors.

The Tigers still have a few tough dates left on the 2017 calendar, but it is evident that this team is one of the best in the country.

In this week’s episode of Sound Off, presented by Zaxby’s, ACC DieHards writers Dave Miller and Joe McCaffrey discuss the biggest storylines surrounding the Tigers.

Clemson is the new Alabama

Here are some time stamps to guide you:

  • Kelly Bryant passed his first road test as the Clemson starting quarterback. How impressive has he been thus far in 2017? (1:51)
  • Brent Venables installed another masterful defensive game plan, and the Tigers may have a budding star at linebacker. (3:01)
  • The Tigers showed off their tailback depth, which features a dynamic true freshman. (4:59)
  • Boston College is up next for Dabo Swinney’s team. Will the Tigers suffer a letdown after back-to-back strong wins? (9:23)

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