Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney took the stage to address the media at the ACC Kickoff in Charlotte, Wednesday. K.J. Henry, Jordan McFadden and D.J. Uiagalelei also represented the Tigers, tackling a variety of topics including how they’ve handled outside criticism, the rise of NIL influence in college football and why Uiagalelei decided the shed some weight in the offseason.
Swinney also engaged reporters on the hurdles Uiagalelei faced last season and his decision to elevate Wes Goodwin, Mickey Conn and Brandon Streeter into coordinator positions.
CLEMSON AT A GLANCE
- Head Coach: Dabo Swinney (15th season, 150-36, .806)
- Offensive Coordinator: Brandon Streeter (1st year)
- Defensive Coordinator: Wes Goodwin (1st year)
- 2021 Record: 10-3, 6-2 (Won Cheez-It Bowl)
- 2021 ACC Finish: Atlantic 2nd (tie)
- AP Poll finish: 14
- Returning Starters: 16 (8 offense; 8 defense)
- Key Departures: LB James Skalski; CB Andrew Booth, Jr.; CB Mario Goodrich; LG Hunter Rayburn (medical)
- Season Opener: at Georgia Tech (Sept. 5, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Ga.)
- Key Games: at Florida State (Oct. 15); at Notre Dame (Nov. 5); vs. Miami (Nov. 19); vs. South Carolina (Nov. 26)
- 2022 Depth Chart: CLICK HERE
- 2022 Schedule: CLICK HERE