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CFB National Championship Preview: Has Clemson’s Defense Been Tested Enough to Handle LSU’s Explosive Offense?

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Which Tigers team will be crowned the national champion on Monday as the title game kicks off in New Orleans? Both Clemson and LSU boast star quarterbacks in Trevor Lawrence and Joe Burrow, yet there is some scrutiny regarding the challenges both teams faced in the regular season. Clemson has only faced three nationally ranked teams while LSU dismantled six top-ten teams. Which begs the question: Is Clemson really ready to handle LSU’s dominant offense? SI senior writer Ross Dellenger and Amy Campbell break down both team’s strengths and predict which squad will be celebrating a national championship.