Are you a big fan of football? If the answer is a resounding YES, you must have heard of Clemson Tigers Football. They are traditionally known as the Clemson University Tigers. As the name suggests, the team represents Clemson University.Let us get into the history of how the journey began. It all started in the year 1896 and since then, the team has seen more than 700 wins. Dan Radakovich is the athletic director of this famous football team.The team has won two national titles so far and they were in the year 1981 and 2016. With 23 conference titles and being the national finalist in 2015, Clemson Tigers have always been on a roll.Since we are talking about Clemson Tigers (CT), here is a quick look at the schedule of 2018.21st October – NC State V/s CT
27th October – Florida State V/s CT
3rd November – Louisville V/s CT
10th November – Boston College V/s CT
17th November – Duke V/s CT
24th November – South Carolina V/s CT
Clemson football coach
There is always a mastermind and mentor behind the successful players in the team. Who trains the young athletes? Who guides them? Yes, we are talking about the coach of the team. Dabo Swinney is the head coach of Clemson Tigers Football. William Christopher Dabo Swinney is a wide receiver and plays the major role of head coach of the Clemson University football team. He hails from Alabama, United States. After the resignation of Tommy Bowden, Swinney took over the position.
Swinney earned his MBA from Alabama and then joined as assistant coach for Crimson Tride. In the year 2001, he was fired by the staff of the head coach. In the year 2003, he took over the position of the recruiting coordinator and coach. He has done justice to the position!
Clemson football rivals
When there is a game or any sport, there are rivals. After all it is a competition and there is always going to be someone whom you have to compete with. Clemson tigers football has also got rivals and they are Florida State and Georgia Tech. However the number one rival of Clemson is South Carolina.
Clemson football recruiting
There are 15 commits in the year 2018. The highest number was in the year 2015 where there were 25 commits. Last year, there were 14 commits. The national rank is 12th this year which is a big jump from last year. In 2017, the national rank was 22. Here’s hoping that Clemson Tigers have a bright future ahead. They are prepping for the upcoming matches and looks like they are all set.