CLEMSON IN TROUBLE?
Clemson beat North Carolina to move its winning streak to 20. That’s good! However, the Tigers only beat the Tar Heels – a so-so team in Mack Brown’s first season back – by a 21-20 margin, needing a stop on a two-point conversion in the final 90 seconds to preserve the victory. That’s less good!
The game was certainly a wake-up call, but also makes this obvious through one month of play: Clemson is the country’s No. 1-ranked team, but it is not actually the best – and with a strong field this year the margin for error to reach the College Football Playoff is incredibly slim.
MEET ZAC CLARK, HERO
There’s no way around it: Ohio high school football player Zac Clark, 16, is a hero. When his neighbor’s car fell off a jack, crushing the man, Clark lifted the car off him, saving his life. In Zac’s words: “The adrenaline kicked in, I got the car up a little bit and we got him out.”
WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT ANTONIO BROWN IS BACK IN THE NEWS
We know. Look, he does newsworthy things! What do you want from us?! Anyway, the former receiver had an eventful week:
THE LAKE SHOW, REDUX
Magic Johnson isn’t walking through that door. Kobe Bryant isn’t walking through that door. But LeBron is. Anthony Davis is. And the Lakers:
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