Solid Orange: Counting down Clemson's top moments of 2017

Clemson players celebrate after the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Alabama Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. Clemson won 35-31. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

The New Year is just a couple of days away so our crew is counting down the top Clemson Football moments of 2017. It wasn't easy narrowing these moments down since the Tigers had a year for the record and history books.

10. Kelly Bryant named Clemson's starting quarterback in August.

9. Dorian O'Daniel with a pick 6 against both Louisville and Virginia Tech.

8. Clemson beats Florida State for the third year in a row, 31-14.

7. Danny Ford, former Tiger head coach, gets inducted into College Football Hall of Fame.

6. Clemson's defense destroys Auburn with 11 sacks against the other Tigers.

5. Dabo Swinney picks up 100th win as Clemson's head coach and the Tigers beat South Carolina for the 4th year in a row.

4. Clemson wins its third consecutive ACC Championship, beating Miami 38-3 in Charlotte.

3. The Tigers pick up the No. 1 seed in the final College Football Playoff poll, head to CFP for third year in a row.

2. Mike Williams and DeShaun Watson both get picked in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

1. Clemson wins the 2016 National Championship (on January 9, 2017), beating Alabama 35-31.

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