Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award

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has been named one of 16 semifinalists for National Coach of the Year by the Maxwell Football Club of Pennsylvania. Club President Ron Jaworski made the announcement. Swinney is the only ACC coach on the list.

Swinney has guided Clemson to a 10-2 record this year, a #14 ranking in the latest BCS poll and a #14 ranking in the USA Today Coaches poll. The Tigers had a 7-1 record in the ACC, tying for the Atlantic Division title. It is the third time in the last four years Clemson has won the Division. Clemson won seven consecutive games by at least 14 points at one point this year, a first in Clemson history.

Swinney was named the winner of the Bobby Dodd National Coach of the Year Award last year.

Maxwell Award Coach of the Year Semifinalists

Coach School
Dave Doeren Northern Illinois
Sonny Dykes Louisiana Tech
Darrell Hazell Kent State
Brian Kelly Notre Dame
Chip Kelly Oregon
Mike MacIntyre San Jose State
Urban Meyer Ohio State
Jim Mora UCLA
Will Muschamp Florida
Bill O’Brien Penn State
Mark Richt Georgia
Mike Riley Oregon State
David Shaw Stanford
Bill Snyder Kansas State
Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M
Dabo Swinney Clemson

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Football Update: Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award
Is this a joke? You can get coach of the year for beating
lol this is the liberalizationing of America. The QB is
Yea I'd much rather be 7-5 with a win over a ###### SC team.
you're lack of objectivity is showing again.
No, just a nomination by knowledgable football minds versus
Bmeist has got to be putting us on****************
1972 Tiger®
Wow, read the names, Dabo is a joke compared to what those
you didn't know the objective, 3rd party association that is
You are almost obsessive about Swinney
Re: Football Update: Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award
Maxwell coach's club of Pennsylvania don't read tigernet
Alright Dabo!!!
Awesome! Any takers to hire dabo away to another school?...
Re: Football Update: Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award
Great, give him the flag football award as well!!***
Re: Football Update: Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award
Coach of the Year?
Electric Tiger
Re: Coach of the Year?
Thank you for the shout out
Electric Tiger
Re: Thank you for the shout out
Mine goes to O'Brian
ALL IN Tiger 888
mine goes to sumlin at texas A&M heard all summer how they wont win a game in the mighty stinking sec they almost won it first year***
Copenhagen kid
Re: Football Update: Swinney Semifinalist for Coach of the Year Award
But but he should be fired, lol idiots***

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