Clemson is the first opponent to beat the Tide by more than 14 points since Saban became coach in 2007.
Clemson is hoping for a different outcome this year thanks to a new starting quarterback and an improved offensive line.
Lawrence threw for 347 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions, and he will have a lot of help returning on offense too with running back Travis Etienne and wide receiver Justyn Ross.
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Lawrence was almost flawless against Notre Dame in the playoff semifinal this season, completing 69 percent of his passes for 327 yards and three scores without a turnover.
Marissa Mowry knew "Ring Season" would come to Clemson long before boyfriend Trevor Lawrence captured a national title for the Tigers over Alabama on Monday night.
There is plenty yet to be written as we head into 2019, but first, some team (s) are going to need to figure out a way to beat Alabama and Clemson. He also had 199 yards and five touchdowns on the ground. The only problem for Alabama is the team that shellacked them Monday night likely will be there waiting for them. The two teams were meeting in the College Football Playoff for the fourth consecutive season. Clemson was second in total defense, Alabama was 13th. However, Alabama gets a slight edge based on Tagovailoa's experience in big games.