1. Terrence Oglesby's Absence the Missing Link For Clemson This Year?

    It’s nearly the mid-point in this ACC season and the Clemson Tigers are missing something.  With the potential this team has, it’s hard to accept three consecutive losses, especially since there was only one the Tigers were really competitive in...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 400 reads 3 comments

  2. C.J. Spiller: Taking Versatility to the Next Level

    C.J. Spiller could help an NFL team win almost immediately. Common logic projects him as the next Chris Johnson. What might be more beneficial to Spiller, as well as the team that drafts him, is if he were to become the next Eric Metcalf...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 407 reads 0 comments

  3. Booker Not Enough as the Clemson Tigers Drop One at Home

    Even in a loss, you can’t help but love Trevor Booker. When he gets the ball in transition, he makes you look slow.  When he gets the ball on the post, he makes you look scared.  Actually, they're probably scared...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 328 reads 1 comments

  4. Clemson Tigers-S.C. Gamecocks: Clemson's Loss Leaves Unfamiliar Feeling

    Originally written following the 2009 debacle in Columbia.         Just one year ago, on a rainy day in Clemson, Tiger Nation and then-interim coach Dabo Swinney were busy exchanging their vows following a blowout win over South Carolina...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 309 reads 0 comments

  5. Death Valley Nostalgia: A Look Back at 2009 Senior Day

    Originally written Nov. 24, 2009. The potential for a letdown was huge going into Saturday’s game against Virginia. Win or lose, the Tigers had already clinched the ACC Atlantic Division Championship and a trip to Tampa Bay in two weeks...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 113 reads 0 comments

  6. Good Moves for the Red Sox, But Not Enough to Win the AL East

    So the Boston Red Sox have upped the ante again, signing John Lackey and Mike Cameron in their attempt to compete with the New York Yankees in the pressure cooker that is the American League East...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 500 reads 6 comments

  7. Kevin Steele Remains a Clemson Tiger after Reported Tennessee Offer

    Whew!  That was close.  Losing Kevin Steele to the University of Tennessee would have been a crushing blow to a Clemson defense that is losing some major talent to the NFL. Let’s sit back for a moment and reflect on how damaging that would have been...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 243 reads 2 comments

  8. End Of An Era: A Look At Bobby Bowden's Last Visit To Death Valley

         Originally written November 2, 2009.      FSU fans, take heart.  This is not an end to your program’s winning ways.  This is a bump in the road, a slight hiccup in the section of the cosmos that defines college football’s hierarchy...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 90 reads 1 comments

  9. Coach Derek Dooley, Welcome To Knoxville and the SEC

    Coach Derek Dooley, welcome to Knoxville. This is your time now. You will find yourself coaching in the nation’s most powerful league, the Southeastern Conference, in the largest stadium in the South...

    Chris Burrows Written by Chris Burrows about over 4 years ago 486 reads 0 comments