2011 schedule ranked as one of the toughest


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Clemson has the toughest schedule in the country based on the NCAA method.
Clemson has the toughest schedule in the country based on the NCAA method.

CLEMSON -- College football writer Phil Steele has ranked Clemson's 2011 football schedule as the 12th toughest. Steele's forumla is based on his own power ratings and the amount of
home and away games played.

However, based on the NCAA method of 2010 winning percentages for opponents, Clemson has the toughest schedule out of all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams.
This year’s opponents went a combined 104-54 (.658) last season.


Last month, The Sporting News ranked the toughest non-conference schedules for the 2011 season, and Clemson was slotted as the 10th-most
difficult schedule among all BCS teams.


NCAA Method

Rank	School		Foe W	Foe L	Foe Win %
1	Clemson 	104	54	65.80%
2	Baylor		96	56	63.20%
3	Kansas		97	57	63.00%
4	Washington	96	57	62.70%
5	LSU		95	58	62.10%
6	Notre Dame	95	59	61.70%
6	Iowa St		95	59	61.70%
8	Miami, Fl	95	60	61.30%
9	Mississippi	93	60	60.80%
10	UNLV		92	60	60.50%



Phil Steele’s 2011 Toughest Schedules
Rank	Team	
1 	Colorado	
2 	Iowa St	
3 	Baylor	
4 	Oregon St	
5 	LSU	
6 	Boston College	
7 	USC	
8 	Washington	
9 	Auburn	
10 	Miami, Fl	
11 	Vanderbilt	
12 	Clemson	
13 	Mississippi	
14 	Notre Dame	
15 	Mississippi St	

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Crump®
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Dugatiger®
spacer this has to be wrong, every coot fan I have talked to says
hleapha
spacer Don't ever question 6-7 UGA, 6-7 UT, 6-7 UK, 2-10 Vandy....
goclemsontigs
spacer Don't forget 6-7 Clemson...
shelby05
spacer Re: Don't forget 6-7 Clemson...
MadDrummer
spacer I say as long as I'm a Clemson grad I'll...
goclemsontigs
spacer You are probably great at dodgeball too.***
shelby05
spacer .***
cufan91®
spacer We still do Shelby...we still do...***
tiger5by5®
spacer We don't play USC
hleapha
spacer Re: Don't forget 6-7 Clemson...
Dugatiger®
spacer What do I say? Get a life and get off a Tiger message board***
TigerEric35®
spacer people say that a lot......but.....
tigrjm76®
spacer Re: this has to be wrong, every coot fan I have talked to says
Off the wall
spacer USC had the 6th best record of the teams we play this year..
goclemsontigs
spacer Hey, dipsh*t, your 9-5 record brings down the
David78®
spacer I think this is the guy that doesn't know the difference....
goclemsontigs
spacer Re: I think this is the guy that doesn't know the difference....
David78®
spacer Re: Hey, dipsh*t, your 9-5 record brings down the
plumbtiger®
spacer Re: this has to be wrong, every coot fan I have talked to says
Dugatiger®
spacer This literally gets posted EVERY year
THS Athlete 50®
spacer It means
yourhero
spacer uhh... no it doesn't***
camcgee®
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tigerforlife28
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Off the wall
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sgt tiger®
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tigerforlife28
spacer wow. how often have u been able to say that. imagine what
jcope
spacer I think we need to forget about this. Sounds like something
FootballFan36
spacer Re: I think we need to forget about this. Sounds like something
allorangeallthetime52®
spacer don't really see how that makes sense, but someone pointed
FootballFan36
spacer Re: 2011 schedule ranked as one of the toughest
Off the wall
spacer Oh I get it, sorta like USC winning the East because...
goclemsontigs
spacer Oh I get it, sorta like USC winning the East because...
goclemsontigs
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sgt tiger®
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tiger230
spacer Well, Goat Boy has his excuse for this year already.***
Keyser Soze
spacer Get lost Vic Koenning. You weren't Head Coach material
goclemsontigs
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tiger0927
spacer How could we possibly have a tougher schedule than SCAR?
PJSmith
spacer We play the 4 teams who competed for the ACC and SEC
tigerjebus
spacer ^^^desperately in need of meter recalibration^^^***
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