Last season in Raleigh NC State scored 41 points on Clemson’s very good defense. Fortunately for the Tigers their offense scored 56.
The Clemson defense hopes to take some of that pressure off the offense Saturday when State visits Death Valley for Homecoming. But the task is great because State averages over 440 yards and 34 points per game.
Here’s what Brent Venables, Kendall Joseph and Carlos Watkins think about the matchup with the Wolfpack.
Brent Venables recalls last year’s defensive struggles vs NC State
LB Kendall Joseph is impressed with State QB Ryan Finley
DL Carlos Watkins says getting after the quarterback will be key