Latest Chad Smith Articles

01 Nov 16

Clemson’s struggles on special teams last season — especially in kickoff coverage — were well documented. In 2015, the Tigers ranked second-to-last among 128 FBS teams in total yards allowed on kickoff (…)

31 Jul 16

For the second straight year some are saying Clemson’s defense will take a step back because of the losses to the NFL and other attrition. In this series we will look at the players that have (…)

25 Feb 16

One of the biggest concerns heading into spring practice last year was Clemson’s lack of experience and depth at the linebacker positions. Outside of Ben Boulware and B.J. Goodson, who were behind those two? (…)