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Stories with person: Brent Venables
  • Venables, Smart among 34 nominees for Broyles Award 
    Updated: Nov-25-15 4:46 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables and Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart are among the 34 nominees for this year's Broyles Award, which is given annually to the top college football assistant coach.

  • Clemson D won't blame late-season slump on lack of depth 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 1:03 pm

    CLEMSON, South Carolina - Clemson's top-ranked defense came at teams in waves last season, smothering opponents with nearly two full units of talented and experienced players.

  • Clemson's Swinney wants top-ranked Tigers to stay focused 
    Updated: Nov-17-15 2:48 pm

    CLEMSON, South Carolina - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has steadily preached "one game at a time" all year long. Now, with the season's end in sight, Swinney wants his top-ranked Tigers to embrace the challenges ahead of them now that the ultimate goal is within reach.