With tonight's victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide, The Clemson Tigers claim their second College Football National Championship and first since 1981. The win marks the school's first national championship under Coach Swinney.
In 1981 Head Coach Danny Ford helped lead this team to its first National Championship. This year, prior to the game, Ford will be inducted into the Clemson Hall of Fame this year in celebration of that memorable undefeated (12-0) season.The uniforms are inspired by the 1981 championship team. Large numbers on the chest and back, tiger paws have been moved from the sleeve to the shoulder pads, numbers of the sleeves.
This year Nike marks the monumental occasion with an official championship t-shirt and hat, worn on-field by the players during post-game celebrations. Both apparel items are available at nike.com.