TIGERS IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Clemson moved one day closer Saturday to its national championship game against Alabama with a one-hour media day followed by a practice at San Jose State University. Head coaches Dabo Swinney and Nick Saban will hold a join news conference Sunday for one final preview of Monday’s game. Alabama remains a 5.5point favorite.
Clemson Tigers coach Dabo Swinney talks to his team during practice Saturday inside CEFCU Stadium at San Jose (Calif.) State University for the College Football Playoff National Championship. The Tigers will face Alabama on Monday.
Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence, middle, speaks to the media during Saturday’s media day.
Clemson running back Travis Etienne, right, leaves after speaking with the media Saturday during media day for the College Football Playoff National Championship.
Tigers defensive lineman Christian Wilkins speaks to the media during Saturday’s media day.
Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables speaks to the media during Saturday’s media day.