Sep 24, 2022; Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA; Clemson Tigers cornerback Nate Wiggins (20) knocks down a 4th down bypass meant for Wake Forest Demon 

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Deacons extensive receiver A.T. Perry (9) to seal the win with assist from safety R.J. Mickens (nine) in the course of beyond regular time at Truist Field

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Last week I wrote that sometimes you gotta hug ugly in college football (h/t Mack Brown) and for Clemson football there was a lot of ugly against Wake Forest.

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But in a sport where Appalachian State walks into Kyle Field and leaves with a win and Marshall says “Howdy-do” in Notre Dame Stadium

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Hartman is a very good quarterback and, as I mentioned earlier this week, the backend of the Clemson defense is not good right now.

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Good, not great.  Not at the level of the Tigers National Championship teams for sure, but we’re only four games in.

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There was also poetic justice in Nate Wiggins being in on the final play of the game as Hartman’s fourth down pass fell incomplete.

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A win doesn’t absolve the team of the questions about performance and coaching, but it does allow the team to survive

And increase and there are plenty of groups and university football that could switch locations with you in a 2nd.