Dabo Swinney is entitled to feel frustrated with Clemson’s CFP rank – Stephen A. | First Take

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  • Published on:  Monday, December 9, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith defends Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney’s complaints about the Tigers’ College Football Playoff ranking.
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  • Cleve Ard
    Cleve Ard  21 days ago

    67-4 in 4 years???? How have they played more than 15 games per year? Can Stephen A. not count?

  • Mystic M
    Mystic M  21 days ago

    I’m here after Clemson va Ohio state

  • Gideon 33
    Gideon 33  21 days ago

    Just ask the question? Who’s the current, undefeated, undisputed National Champion???

  • Gregg Mhire
    Gregg Mhire  21 days ago

    Stephen A. Seems overall usually frustrated with something or someone or other.... just saying it’s part of his job to project that ...

  • Gregg Mhire
    Gregg Mhire  21 days ago

    Everyone is entitled to their feelings...let’s just let them play the game and get over our feelings...

  • FG.Jakeeyy
    FG.Jakeeyy  28 days ago

    So why y’all don’t say this about Tom Brady !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Clemson Football
    Clemson Football  28 days ago

    it's not fair to assume that they aren't playing top players. each team are in different conferences Clemson can't control that.

  • Maria & Dexter Stowers

    That is my BOY Max again!!!

  • Jake the Grate
    Jake the Grate  28 days ago

    GO GEAUX TIGERS who am i rooting for?

  • Joe Commentator
    Joe Commentator  28 days ago

    Exar Kun, one down. Next victim will be LSU.

  • SmithN' Wesson
    SmithN' Wesson  28 days ago +2

    And now Clemson beat Ohio State

  • crooms09
    crooms09  28 days ago

    The top 10 is clear bias big ten has so many teams in there for no reason. It’s all a bias, big ten and sec and espn doesn’t want to see Clemson in it.

  • Nick Allred
    Nick Allred  1 months ago

    Clemson they are giant slayers.

  • Kyle Smith
    Kyle Smith  1 months ago +1

    As a Clemson fan I can say I completely agree with what Dabo’s saying and I think the team has gotten a lot of disrespect and of course we’ll win it all. But the one thing I agree with that they mentioned is Clemson not being #1 based off strength of schedule NOW. I think now I can agree with it although I didn’t agree with it earlier in the season before Ohio State beat Penn State and before LSU beat Bama. Cuz at that point neither did enough to dethrone Clemson in my opinion. But yes we’re the best team and I don’t have a problem with the final ranking. That’s exactly where they should be at #3.

  • Michael Oglesby
    Michael Oglesby  1 months ago

    Marcus u really smart but dumb @ the same time like such a disappointment frfr!!!!

  • David Vega
    David Vega  1 months ago +1

    Probably the most competitive playoff in a minute it’s hard to call who will win for sure because the odds are all over the place literally everyone is a favorite depending who you ask 😂

  • Scott Bishop
    Scott Bishop  1 months ago +1

    What we have to step back and consider is that Clemson has beat all of the teams that we are are calling relevant too and has won the National Championship twice within the past 3 years and they are undefeated. Until someone beats them we can't talk smack about anything Clemson, but we do..

  • FSU FBBB Fan
    FSU FBBB Fan  1 months ago

    "Agender". Does anyone not see the brilliance of Stephen A. Smith? Also, I think Clemson is going to play somebody. Maybe as early as next year, but certainly in 21. Go Noles!

  • Sue Roberts
    Sue Roberts  1 months ago

    They're going to beat lsu if y'all can beat ou. Marcus you are a sec chronies...... work for hat paycheck

    DREVM  1 months ago

    Not one person thinks or has said Clemson is a fluke. They've been ranked top 4 every week except the first and I think they'd just almost lost to NC. You can't reasonably argue Clemson should be ahead of LSU who beat Auburn and Bama or Ohio State who beat much better people too. The best Clemson win by far was #22 or 23. They're ranked exactly where they should be with their performances and schedule. Dabo is just trying to hype his team up, I get it, but he's wrong otherwise.