Deshaun Watson named title game offensive MVP
Mon Jan 09 22:14:01 EST 2017 | The Score
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson was named offensive MVP of the College Football Playoff National Championship Game, and really, there was no other choice. Watson was simply brilliant for the Tigers, completing 36-of-56 passes for 420 yards and three touchdowns, while adding 43 yards and another score on the ground in the 35-31 win over Alabama. Watson was at his best late, leading Clemson on a pair of scoring drives in the fourth quarter with the Tigers trailing each time. A junior, Watson is..
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