Clemson freshman QB has championship look in rout of Notre Dame
Trevor Lawrence, with help from a punishing defense, led the Tigers to a Cotton Bowl Classic win that sets up a chance for a second Clemson title in three years.
Clemson dominates Notre Dame, to advance to CFP title game
Trevor Lawrence helps Clemson crush Notre Dame 30-3 with 327 yards and 3 TDs to advance to the College Football Playoff championship.
Kelly: Clemson, Irish disparity not 'overwhelming'
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly stressed that "four big plays" were the difference in a 30-3 loss to Clemson and that the Irish's issues Saturday were "technical and tactical," rather than talent-based.
Bald eagle lands on helpful Notre Dame fan's arm
In the first half of Saturday's Cotton Bowl, the best catch made by a man in Notre Dame colors belonged to a fan in Section 330 at AT&T Stadium.
College Football Playoff National Championship picks from ESPN experts
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Clemson and Bama win to set up Round 4
For the fourth consecutive year, the championship journeys of the Tigers and Tide feature a must-win showdown in the College Football Playoff.
Why Alabama-Clemson is so good for college football
No grumbling over the fourth Alabama-Clemson CFP game. Why wouldn't you want to watch the Tide play the Tigers for the national title?
Clemson seniors excited for Round 4 vs. Alabama
College football's top two programs once again will meet to decide the national championship on Jan. 7 after No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson both easily dispatched their semifinal opponents Saturday.
Suspended DT Lawrence still inspires Tigers
Dexter Lawrence wasn't able to physically help the Clemson Tigers against Notre Dame on Saturday, but the suspended defensive tackle still found ways to have an impact on the game.
Wilkins credits senior leadership for Goodyear Cotton Bowl win
Clemson's Christian Wilkins commends his fellow senior leaders for setting the standard in the locker room and on the field all season.
Lawrence: Big plays gave us momentum
Trevor Lawrence speaks about the game, saying he thought the big plays helped Clemson gain momentum and carry them to victory.
Dabo: We're going to celebrate this win
Dabo Swinney talk about his team's win saying his team played well especially his quarterback, Trevor Lawrence.
Irish CB Love returns after early 'head injury'
Notre Dame All-American CB Julian Love, who had an interception and 15 pass breakups this season, missed most of the first half vs. Clemson after suffering a "head injury."
Film Room shows how Clemson delivered long TD pass
Mack Brown, Dave Clawson, Paul Johnson and Mike Norvell break down Trevor Lawrence's 42-yard touchdown to Justyn Ross.
Eagle runs amok at Cotton Bowl pregame
An eagle flew into the stands and landed on a fan's shoulder during the pregame festivities at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic.
Kelly on Cotton Bowl goal: Stay true to ourselves
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly discusses what messages he's sending his team ahead of their Cotton Bowl matchup with the Clemson Tigers.
How to watch the College Football Playoff semifinals
Ready to watch No. 2 Clemson vs. No. 3 Notre Dame and No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Oklahoma in the CFP semifinals? Here's all the details on ESPN's coverage.
Clemson, Notre Dame in uncharted waters with quarterback switches
The Tigers and Fighting Irish made midseason changes under center, a rarity for championship teams, which have traditionally had one voice at quarterback.
Dexter Williams' special relationship with his mother
The mother of Notre Dame RB Dexter Williams moved to South Bend this year to be closer to her son, as she battles multiple medical issues that nearly took her life.
What's different for Notre Dame after 2012 title-game collapse?
Brian Kelly has made tough changes since a 42-14 disaster against Alabama in the BCS National Championship Game.
College Football Playoff semifinal picks from ESPN experts
ESPN experts pick the winners of Alabama-Oklahoma and Clemson-Notre Dame.
How Oklahoma, Notre Dame pull off upsets
The Irish and Sooners are big underdogs heading into the playoff semifinals. Here's how they can stun the college football world.
Clemson DT Lawrence baffled by positive test
Clemson star defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence said he doesn't know how he ingested a substance that resulted in a positive test.
Lawrence on freshman season: 'It's been crazy'
Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence discusses how he has matured as a leader this season and reacts to the Dexter Lawrence suspension.
Irish QB Wimbush says transfer talk can wait
Brian Kelly said he's had "preliminary" conversations with Brandon Wimbush and has told the backup QB to keep his options open and that he'd be welcomed back with the Irish next season.
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