The 2016 College Football Playoff will feature one of the most anticipated bowls on earth, Fiesta Bowl which involves Ohio State vs Clemson. This is one of the games as the conclusion of the FBS 2016 season. The winner of this bowl will have their spot to play against either Washington or Alabama, the winner of Peach Bowl. This is going to be an epic battle between two prominent teams. You surely don’t want to miss it.
Ohio State vs Clemson
Ohio State (11-1), as the no. 2 team goes ahead to Fiesta Bowl. Although they did not participate in the Big Ten Championship game this 2016 season, it is confirmed that this bowl will be their last chance to prove their existence in the College Football world. Clemson (12-1), in the other side had won the ACC championship and only lost to Pittsburgh this year. They earn no.3 Spot in the 2016 College Football Playoff rankings.
The 2016 Fiesta Bowl will happen on December 31, 2016, 7 PM ET.
So, what is going to happen? How is the prospect for the both team? Let’s see below.
Ohio State averages 480 yards and 42.7 points per game. Clemson, in the other side, averages about 506 yards and 40.2 points per game. Tigers is known by their proficiency in passing game, while Buckeyes are better at running the ball. These statistic shows that both teams will compete hardly. They both have strong defense which can’t be overlooked. Ohio is fifth in the country, while Clemson is in the ninth. Well, although ranks can be different, there are many possibilities will happen on the court.
There will be two prominent offenses that will meet two unbreakable defenses in the 2016 Fiesta Bowl. This will be pretty epic battle between the teams. Clemson has the ability to expand the field a bit more. This thanks to the skillful Deshaun Watson. However, Ohio offers more-balanced attacks, which is the reason why this team makes stable performance this year.
This year Fiesta Bowl 2016 will be about who have the better defense. And we can come into an agreement that Ohio State has better defense in this case. They can slow down Watson and co.enough to preserve their chance in winning the tight game.
It was not always easy. This will be an interesting game to watch. So prepare your option to catch up with the nice spectacle in 2016.