Jaylon Smith fell from first-round projection to second-round selection due to a serious knee injury suffered in the Fiesta Bowl , although Jeremiah notes some key differences between Smith's situation and that of Jones. "People can point to
s appearance in the Cactus Bowl. After former Notre Dame LB Jaylon Smith suffered a devastating knee injury in the Fiesta Bowl following the 2015 season, it should come as little surprise that some draft prospects are now thinking twice about
Football Playoff to change the narrative surrounding his game and pro potential. Against Ohio State in the Dec. 31 Fiesta Bowl , Watson impressed evaluators with his athleticism and running skills. He leaned on his mobility and scrambling prowess
I never left. Coach Dabo Swinney and I have a unique relationship, like a father and son. I texted him before the Fiesta Bowl and wished him well. I told him it was time to go get it done, and he texted me back the fist-pump emoji. So I
skills with the kind of raw strength and power that's rarely seen in sound defenders. Ferrell stole the show at the Fiesta Bowl with his remarkable feats as an edge defender. He displays rare first-step quickness and burst off the ball, yet
When Williams was able to keep his footing in the Fiesta Bowl , he showed the strong hands and physicality to be a No. 1 receiver at the next level. General managers will want to check out his medical exams to ensure his neck is fine after missing almost all of the 2015 season with the injury. But ...
Ohio State bottled up Gallman pretty well through three quarters in the Fiesta Bowl , holding him to 40 yards on 15 carries. Once the Buckeyes were loosened up in the fourth quarter, he gained 45 yards on his final three carries. The junior back runs a bit high, allowing defenders to stop his ...
course, if Alabama's offense struggles out of the gate vs. a Clemson team that shut out Ohio State on Saturday in the Fiesta Bowl . Follow College Football 24/7 on Twitter @NFL_CFB .
seven passes, three of which he returned for touchdowns. NFL.com analyst Bucky Brooks, who attended Ohio State's Fiesta Bowl loss to Clemson, was especially impressed with the range Hooker displayed in intercepting Deshaun Watson. He also
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney celebrates after the team's Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal against Ohio State, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. Clemson won 31-0 to advance to the BCS championship game Jan. 9 against Alabama. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Deshaun Watson, QB, Clemson ( Fiesta Bowl vs. Ohio State, 7 p.m., ESPN ..... Mike Williams, WR, Clemson ( Fiesta Bowl vs. Ohio State, 7 p.m., ESPN ..... Malik Hooker, S, Ohio State ( Fiesta Bowl vs. Clemson, 7 p.m., ESPN
following the Tigers' 31-0 rout of Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl . "They're the champs. They're the team (to beat ..... confetti fall on us," said Watson, who was named the Fiesta Bowl offensive MVP. "We have another opportunity. God doesn
Clemson dominated Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl Saturday to earn a rematch opportunity against Alabama in the College Football Playoff title game.
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) celebrates after running in for a touchdown during the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016 in Glendale, Ariz. (Ric Tapia/NFL)
Clemson running back C.J. Fuller (27) catches a touchdown in front of Ohio State cornerback C.J. Saunders (17) defends during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Ohio State takes the field prior to the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Clemson, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Clemson running back Wayne Gallman (9) escapes the tackle of Ohio State linebacker Raekwon McMillan (5) during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Clemson place kicker Greg Huegel (92) celebrates his field goal with Seth Ryan (85) during the first half of the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game against Ohio State, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vea? -- Daniel Jeremiah * * * Fiesta Bowl a DB showcase: I'm looking forward ..... Clemson defensive backfields when the Fiesta Bowl kicks off on Saturday. Each school ..... talent that's on display at the Fiesta Bowl . -- Bucky Brooks * * * Stay or
Game: Fiesta Bowl (vs. Ohio State), 7 p.m., ESPN Watson looked out of sorts as a passer during the middle of the season. Since then, he's turned on the accuracy at all levels of the field and been more decisive as a runner, putting pressure on defenses. Scouts will want to see how accurate he is ...
Game: Fiesta Bowl (vs. Ohio State), 7 p.m., ESPN Williams is college football's top receiver. His strength allows him to separate off the line and downfield, as well as carry defenders into the end zone. He also has the acceleration to burn through creases in zone defenses and possesses the strong ...
Game: Fiesta Bowl (vs. Clemson), 7 p.m., ESPN It didn't take long for the redshirt sophomore to earn respect for his athleticism and toughness at the safety position. The first-team all-conference pick is the most athletic deep defender in the country. He combines his length and quickness with ...
like it, and he made his feelings known Friday during a Fiesta Bowl press conference. His Tigers will take on Ohio State ..... when he suffered a severe knee injury in last year's Fiesta Bowl and fell to the second round of the draft. So, it
the biggest stage of his college career on Saturday against Ohio State in a College Football Playoff semifinal at the Fiesta Bowl . Williams missed nearly all of last season, when Clemson reached the CFP title game, due to a neck injury. An AFC
2016 bowl schedule The Clemson safety, whose team will face Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl on New Year's Eve in a CFP semifinal, says the Tigers have faced better QBs than the Buckeyes' J.T. Barrett. "Not taking