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Athlon ranks Clemson #3 best ACC football roster

by Tony Crumpton - Associate Editor - Monday, February 24, 2014 11:30 AM
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Athlon Sports has ranked Clemson as the #3 best football roster in the ACC. The rankings are based on national recruiting ranking over the last five classes and the win loss record over the last four years.

Ten or fifteen years ago, that statement would have carried a negative connotation. Now, however, it's positive. Clemson has really good players and is winning a lot of games. In fact, the Tigers are essentially tied with Miami as the league's second-most talented roster and is tied with Virginia Tech for the second-most ACC wins over the last four years (24-8). Has Clemson slipped behind Florida State to some degree? Certainly. But if the Tigers continue to recruit as well as they have and continue to get coaching from a star-studded staff, then they should be the top challenger to the Noles for the foreseeable future.


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FB Update: Athlon ranks Clemson #3 best ACC football roster
TigerNet News®
How in the world is Miami above us?
Drobins
They're behind us on the field...
camcgee®
I don't think Miami is anywhere close to us on the field
Drobins
Completely agree
true
Re: FB Update: Athlon ranks Clemson #3 best ACC football roster
74TIGER
Just so you know...
camcgee®
vt fans were very concerned they had no one capable of
henry®
FB Update: Athlon ranks as 19th best
kfast600
? lol
Tigerdug23®
Just a stupid articles imo..& when Winston leaves we're tied
lightbulbbill®
Re: Just a stupid articles imo..& when Winston leaves we're tied
tmac9wr
LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
Tigerman1978
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
tmac9wr
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
Tigerman1978
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
Tigerman1978
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
tmac9wr
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
Tigerman1978
Re: LMAO....hold on..catching breath...bwahahahahahah
tmac9wr
FSU pulled ahead maybe, but CU didn't slip behind
mpercy®
Soooo, Clemson has less talent but better coaching?
Francis Marion®
This article makes no sense at all. We're far better than Miami.
TigerBry83
Re: FB Update: Athlon ranks Clemson #3 best ACC football roster
Splode
Well stated... +1.***
SOLOS®
Clemson has NOT slipped behind FSU
Tiger_Fan_007®
The article was very complimentary toward Clemson
noletime
What are you smoking?***
facman®


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