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Clemson Tigers win college football championship, beating Alabama Crimson Tide 35-31

Mon Jan 09 19:38:24 EST 2017 | CBS News
Defensive lineman Jonathan Allen #93 of the Alabama Crimson Tide attempts to tackle running back Wayne Gallman #9 of the Clemson Tigers during the second half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.  TAMPA, Fla. -- The Clemson Tigers used a last-minute touchdown pass to beat reigning national champ Alabama, 35-31 and win the national college football title in a rematch of last year’s championship gam..

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Seeing the University of Alabama face off against Clemson University in the College Football Playoff championship game Monday could be one of those sporting experiences a diehard f..
Defensive lineman Jonathan Allen #93 of the Alabama Crimson Tide attempts to tackle running back Wayne Gallman #9 of the Clemson Tigers during the second half of the 2017 College F..
TAMPA — As a taut national title game see-sawed into the fourth quarter for the second consecutive year, so much felt the same for Clemson. There was star junior quarterback Deshau..
Clemson is clearly the underdog heading into Monday night’s College Football Playoff championship game against Alabama. And Tigers coach Dabo Swinney is using that as motivation, w..
It’s already 2017, but the College Football Playoff championship game between Clemson and Alabama, a repeat from a year ago, is a fitting conclusion to the 2016 season in Division ..
TAMPA, Fla. -- In order to win this one, Clemson couldn't forget the last one. There is a video of quarterback Deshaun Watson walking off the field in Arizona following last year's..
Deshaun Watson did it. Clemson did it, too. Watson did it. He provided that Vince Young-like moment everybody was waiting for and knocked off the defending national champion on the..
The 2015 season ended with a classic game between Clemson and Alabama. That, of course, caused the 2016 preseason to begin with lots of anticipation about Clemson-Alabama, Classic ..
The defense remains stout against the run Entering last season’s national title game, Alabama’s opponents gained 2.3 yards a carry. This season, Alabama’s opponents are gaining jus..
Alabama and Clemson battled it out in the college football National Championship game for the second consecutive year on Monday night. Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide took an early ..
TAMPA, Fla. -- Despite being almost a touchdown favorite over No. 2 Clemson entering Monday's College Football Playoff National Championship presented by AT&T, some Alabama pla..
The biggest bowl rematch in college football history is upon us and we couldn't be more excited. No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson face off at 8 tonight on ESPN, and hopefully t..
Alabama and Clemson are set to square off in the National Championship, and they’re set to do it again. Last year’s classic saw the Tide take down the Tigers in Arizona, 45-40. Thi..
Grading out one of the best national title games in history is going to result in some serious inflation. Oh well. Here are your grades for Clemson’s stunning 35–31 win over Alabam..
Tampa Bay Times staff writers offer up their predictions for tonight's College Football Playoff national championship game between Alabama and Clemson. Clemson, 21-20: If there's a..
Clemson has done it. The Tigers beat the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide on this gorgeous throw from Deshaun Watson on first and goal to wide receiver Hunter Renfrow, who was pretty wid..
It all comes down to this. One year after Alabama’s thrilling 45–40 win over Clemson in last season’s national championship, who is more deserving of a shot to knock off the Crimso..
TAMPA, Fla. -- College football’s first national championship rematch was fitting sequel to the original, with an unusual twist at the end. Deshaun Watson and Clemson dethroned the..
It was going to take a heroic performance to topple the Alabama dynasty in this year’s college football national championship game. And that’s exactly what Clemson got from Deshaun..
The defense is still formidable up front Clemson lost seven starters off its 2015 defense but put together another top-10 unit overall in 2016, with just about the same effectivene..
The defense remains stout against the run Entering last season’s national title game, Alabama’s opponents gained 2.3 yards a carry. This season, Alabama’s opponents are gaining jus..
The 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game is set to be a game for ages with Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney set to square off again. After more than a month of waiti..
A look at who will be the 2017 College Football Playoff champion The College Football Playoff semifinal was as anti-climatic as anyone could have imagined. Washington played Alabam..
The Alabama Crimson Tide had the Clemson Tigers right where they wanted them, taking a 14-point lead into the fourth quarter of Monday night’s College Football Playoff championship..
No. 1 Alabama (14-0) meets No. 2 Clemson (13-1) in the third College Football Playoff National Championship Game on Monday at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. The Crimson Tide ..
Apparently, Clemson's heroic upset of Alabama in the College Football Playoff national title game wasn't compelling enough for Jim Harbaugh. The Michigan coach, in a..
CLEMSON, S.C. — Ben Boulware recalls two things specifically about his reaction to losing the national championship game a year ago: crying and being a jerk to anyone who wanted to..
No. 1 Alabama (14-0) and No. 2 Clemson (13-1) meet in the College Football Playoff National Championship game on Monday at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., in a rematch for th..
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The Clemson Tigers are major college football’s national champions. They beat Alabama in a thrilling National Championship on Monday night in Tampa, 35-31. Their victory avenged th..
No. 1 Alabama plays No. 2 Clemson in a national title game rematch on Monday at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium. It’s the final of the College Football Playoff and follows Alabama’s ..
The college football season has reached the finish line. No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson will play on Monday night in Tampa for the national championship, in a rematch of last year..
The Clemson Tigers took a late lead over the Alabama Crimson Tide with a Deshaun Watson touchdown pass with just seconds remaining, giving the Tigers a 35–31 lead after the extra p..
In order to win the rematch with Alabama, Clemson had to either stuff the Tide offense one more time or hope to carry out a two-minute drive against arguably the best defense of th..