Top 5 Battle Takes Place In Clemson’s Death Valley This Saturday
#5 FSU vs. #3 Clemson 8:00 pm
The #5 Floirda State Seminoles will travel to Death Valley to challenge the # 3 ranked Clemson Tigers. Both teams are undefeated and are looking to secure their spot in a possible BCS title opportunity.
Florida State’s hopes will rest with freshman quarterback Jameis Winston who is having a superb season for the Seminoles. On the year, Winston has completed 73.2 percent of his passes with 17 touchdowns and 2 interceptions.
Clemson will ride the arm of senior quarterback Tajh Boyd who can do it all for the Tigers. Boyd has completed 66.5 percent of his passes with 15 touchdowns and 2 interceptions.
Florida State has had a week to prepare for the Tigers in this matchup. For Clemson, they struggled last week at home against Boston College and won a close game 24-14.
-FSU is 18th in the nation in passing averaging 320.8 yards per game.
-FSU is 17th in the nation averaging 228.2 rushing yards per game.
-FSU offense is 3rd in the nation averaging 53.6 points per game.
-FSU has a solid defense that is ranked 3rd in the country giving up 12.6 points per game.
-FSU is +4 in turnover margin.
-Clemson is 10th in the nation passing offense averaging 342 yards per game.
-Clemson is averaging 172.5 rushing yards per game.
-Clemson is averaging 40.8 points per game.
-Clemson defense is giving up 16.2 points per game.
-Clemson is +9 in turnover margin.
Check back for the prediction on Thursday!!!!
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