As many fans look for information on whether their team can sneak into the national playoff, Duke supporters wonder if they might be bowl bound.
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Deshaun Watson and Clemson remain undefeated, but Lamar Jackson is dominating the Heisman Trophy conversation. Our scouts pick which quarterback they prefer and look at other Week 8 matchups.
With a decision date in early December, Smith is quickly taking visits to his top schools, but has one finalist in mind.
Alabama continues to waltz through its schedule with Texas A&M up next. Are the Tide beatable? And which team is built to pull it off? Our experts have the answer to that and more.
Wilkins named midseason All-American
Clemson DL Christian Wilkins has played on both the inside and out of the Tigers' D-line. The versatile sophomore has also played fullback, tight end and has starred on special teams. Midseason All-Americans
Clemson and Deshaun Watson return to where to went last year, and the ACC is well-represeted on New Year's Day.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said he expects starting running back Wayne Gallman to play against Florida State next week. Swinney says Gallman is "doing great" after getting knocked out of last week's game against NC State with a concussion.
Dabo Swinney said he expects running back Wayne Gallman to play in Clemson's game against Florida State next week.
It's no surprise that Clemson is succeeding again in recruiting, but which other ACC teams are trending up? And which teams have work to do?
Explosive offensive players such as Lamar Jackson and Dalvin Cook have made ACC play exciting, earning spots on the midseason ESPN.com all-ACC team.
Want some surprises from college football's second half? Then stop reading. But if you want to know who'll get hired and fired, and who'll make the CFP, then here's how it'll all play out.
The AFCA surprised Clemson QB Deshaun Watson during a Habitat for Humanity build, naming Watson to the 2016 AFCA Good Works Team.
What happens if Alabama or Clemson is upset in its conference title game? Or Washington gets knocked off by Washington State? One thing is clear: It will be a headache for the playoff committee.
Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer
Both Jimbo Fisher and Dabo Swinney have been good when given extra time to prepare, which both have this week with a bye before the Oct. 29 Clemson-Florida State game. Against FBS teams, Swinney is 7-2 after the bye and 18-5 total when given extra time to prepare (not including 2015 Alabama). Fisher is 15-4 with extra time and 6-2 after bye weeks, with two of those wins coming against Clemson. Both coach's lost after a bye in 2010, but they've combined to lose only two games after a bye since. One of those was when FSU beat Clemson when both came off a bye in 2014.
Alabama and Texas A&M? Ohio State and Michigan? Louisville and Clemson? Tough question, but the answer could determine who makes the College Football Playoff.
Clemson defensive Christian Wilkins has earned his "Slash" nickname, also putting his athletic ability to good use on offense and special teams.
Alabama and Ohio State are the clear two best teams in college football right now, but how do our handicappers rank the other teams in the top 25?
Tigers nominated for worst play
Clemson QB Deshaun Watson and DT Dexter Lawrence have been nominated for midseason awards that they can be proud of. Another Tigers player, however, was nominated for worst play of the first half. Vote now!
Watson trending down in Heisman Watch
QB Deshaun Watson and Clemson needed OT to top NC State. Watson remains a strong Heisman contender after throwing for 378 yards and two TDs and running for another. Heisman Watch
This week's ACC schedule is thinner than usual with six teams on their bye week, but there's enough action to keep things interesting.
Maddox McCollum's Ben Boulware Halloween costume -- complete with red beard and biceps tattoo -- would make the Clemson LB proud.
Clemson @ Florida State Seminoles
Doak Campbell Stadium - Sat 10/29