TigerNet Talk #89: Tough Times


by -
    |

To put it lightly, Clemson and Auburn delivered a great game on Saturday night. As a fan, I found it hard to be upset at what we saw on the field. Yes, I know we lost, but Clemson looked like the tougher team. The opening drive of the ballgame showed all you need to know about this ball club; they're hard nosed, determined, and execute well.


I don't take losing lightly, in fact, it's not an option. However, something felt different about this game. I can't put my finger on it, but this team seems to have that "it" factor that you look for in very good teams. I don't think anyone will disagree, the "it" comes from Dabo Swinney.


It is clear to me that Coach Swinney has this team dialed in like we haven't seen in years. There is a confidence that I've missed in our program, but it is returning.


Even so, I contend we have to win a game like that before we can officially say, "Clemson is back." The wheels could still fall off in ACC play, but I doubt it. This team looks hungry. They look like they expect to win. They appear to be prepared and well coached.


Did losing this one hurt? Of course, but this team might be tougher for it.


Season Predictions


El Swann - 3-0

Xbox - 2-1


El Swann / Actual Score


Week #1 Clemson 35-14 / Clemson 35-10

Week #2 Clemson 49-6 / Clemson 58-21

Week #3 Auburn 27-24 / Auburn 27-24



Direct Download (right-click, save-as)
TigerNet Talk #89 (16 MB)
---


Also, this year TigerNet Talk will have sponsors. These sponsors can have a 30 sec spot or a live read during the show. You can chose between 4 week or full season packages.


Your sponsorship will also include links to your company and logo in the show notes and post on TigerNet. Plus, your company will also have a link added on the front page of www.clemsonpodcasts.com for the duration of your sponsorship.


Those of you who are interested can email clemson81@gmail.com for pricing and other questions.


Also, if you enjoy the show and want to support it, there is an easy way that will cost you nothing but one minute of your time.
All you need to do is sign up for a free trial at Audible.com by clicking the banner below. If you enjoy podcasts, audible.com
is definitely something you will be interested in anyway. Thank you very much for taking the time to show your support of El Swann
and TnT!



Audio Books at Audible.com


---


Follow the Tigers throughout the season on TigerNet Talk and Clemson Hotline. Each week, Lawton Swann will review the previous weekend’s game and preview and predicts Clemson’s next game. You can listen to both shows at http://www.clemsonpodcasts.com.


Follow our Twitter feed to get all the latest news about your Clemson Tigers.


http://twitter.com/clemsonpodcasts


Go Tigers!


Rate this Story:
5 votes

Send Feedback to TigerNet Staff: Email | Comment
    |
Loading...

WATCH: Dabo Swinney at South Carolina Coaches for Charity event

Clemson Basketball to face Ohio in tournament

Todd Bates: "Why wouldn't you want to come to Clemson?"

ESPN makes changes including more Jesse Palmer, Booger McFarland

SC QB commit promises to never lose to Clemson

Venables on the shovel pass: When we stone it, zoom in on me

WATCH: Christian Wilkins does cartwheels while playing dodgeball

WATCH: Dabo Swinney on ESPN's College Football Live

WATCH: Feaster ranked as Top 3 breakout running back in ACC
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest