Is Clemson the team to beat?
VA (Phoebus HS)
Years Played: 2009 - 2013
According to USA Today's ACC Preview write-up, "Clemson will be the prohibitive favorite, as the Tigers return a number of scoring options on offense and a more experienced unit on defense."
Bottom line: Clemson is one of the early favorites to bring home the crystal ball at the end of the 2013 season and has by far the best collection of returning talent in the conference. Although the schedule will present difficult challenges, including the opener against Georgia, the Tigers are better equipped to handle a daunting campaign. Until we're given reason to think otherwise, the Tigers are the team to beat.
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