Dabo's spring game idea gaining traction


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From Orlando Sentinel:

Dabo Swinney had it right when he suggested that schools like Clemson should be allowed to face off against other schools in a jamboree-style meeting. He even suggested that there should be an option to play a traditional spring game or an out-of-conference opponent that is within driving distance.

The idea has garnered a lot of traction. So much that the American Football Coaches Association will discuss it during its annual meeting next month.

"Based upon the buzz about this within the profession the last couple of months, I'm sure we'll be talking about this when we meet," AFCA president and Harvard coach Tim Murphy told The Associated Press last week. "I think the NFL model would be a good way to do it, going through drills with another team. If you wanted to hold a scrimmage, you could do it, but it would just be more complex."

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