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For Ridleys, Tears and Congratulations

By Joe Spears | @joe_spears7

Sports Capital Journalism Program

ATLANTA — Riley Ridley sat in his locker in quiet disbelief.

The sophomore receiver had just played the best game of his young career at the University of Georgia. Coming into the College Football Playoff National Championship, Ridley had eight receptions for 136 yards this season, […]

Act Two on College Football’s Biggest Stage: How will it end?

By Tyler Fenwick & Michael Whitlow | @Ty_Fenwick & @couldbelikemike

TAMPA, Fla. – When the Alabama Crimson Tide and Clemson Tigers meet Monday night in the College Football Playoff National Championship Presented by AT&T, the teams will create a rare matchup in the history of college football. For the second consecutive season, the two top-ranked […]

College Football Playoff National Championship preview, predictions

Zach Wagner (left) and Frank Gogola preparing before the start of Media Day on Saturday.

By Frank Gogola & Zach Wagner | @FrankGogola & @zachwagner22

Sports Capital Journalism Program

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Sports Capital Journalism Program students Frank Gogola and Zach Wagner have spent the last several days covering the Clemson and Alabama beats, respectively.

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Clemson Tigers safety T.J. Green, an Alabama native and former Auburn fan, seeks title, win over Crimson Tide

Clemson safety T.J. Green (15) tackles Boston College quarterback Jeff Smith (5) on Oct. 17 in Clemson, South Carolina. (AP Photo | Rainier Ehrhardt)

By Frank Gogola | @FrankGogola

Sports Capital Journalism Program

PHOENIX – Clemson safety T.J. Green hated everything Alabama as a kid. The team, the colors, the houndstooth hats. Didn’t like […]

Alabama rides ‘The Process’ to College Football Playoff National Championship

By Jessica Wimsatt | @Jessica_Wimsatt

Sports Capital Journalism Program

ARLINGTON, Texas — After Alabama’s overwhelming victory in the 80th annual Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, a tractor-trailer with a defining message sat parked in a corridor in AT&T Stadium just outside the Alabama locker room. The back doors were open, ready for loading for the trip […]