JFIFC    $ &%# #"(-90(*6+"#2D26;=@@@&0FKE>J9?@=C  =)#)==================================================iK" }!1AQa"q2#BR$3br %&'()*456789:CDEFGHIJSTUVWXYZcdefghijstuvwxyz w!1AQaq"2B #3Rbr $4%&'()*56789:CDEFGHIJSTUVWXYZcdefghijstuvwxyz ?4+wU{)j<`:n U1ҳ4]C"xz-~#r\o;sB1t Q.4fQ4Դ(Ma-h_iOV#eveʚZm⌬ZKg.iڮ .gG !'&ɤiDNބsWPcKqʹ|qӠR.VXw1Ei@zK%S:Sә5?v1*_ypXb5gA?I4m 7uin.WU!y4&Z?+wu( }uVդȉm<QjW[S\9dam] -N$e%|>։m}L'PrQz]]e;é} Eeм;nm Gp}@F\f-E$MV,B[}׊0O'+%+Ed RS)c9 Uc}o'㸧⎸a-;yV f2.!l2vT}a>zK"b !$zjiKǑoC]3CꟚW)ǜnx\@$*Z!qTFϙg X~FP'+|^j'%.3W?jVѝ6a{C ~VQ h;dz&C]ξSsa+co=*5 !F\u必_~VDΫ`88'\˭jwrb?:Fd!Tvzc{z =~f.^ֱTɮA[mN8EfUr65]vX/p#vюN:;@3Fʥ*\m$EFE_Sd2FdeoGm{>jaal̓@Yyk&8jb*;I== ̧44Dsڑ)mQNs_%ݬH$ֵ[7ҙ ݲz\vr_e]ܞR:}ΓVi uJr`Ik7JW5@7sZ ;&IQ<+q-̞~., >BEeU @׃Z.-ZXvGQXe1FPPQ/5IM7zכk/ծc0s]֕rV#֭Zk{v-&Qz5 - $ af q׊pw'j\[>gʫ;33S7Z;ydK7?:*In Bowden s first year, the Tigers ambushed their prey to place second in the ACC and earn a trip to the Peach Bowl against Mississippi State. What s also impressive about their amazing comeback is they did it with one of the toughest schedules in the country. <br>Clemson opened the season against Marshall (which ended the season undefeated, but only edged Clemson by three points), and then had to face the two teams that eventually competed for the National Championship, Virginia Tech and Florida State. <br>Batson says his Tigers were in peak condition for all these battles, had good game plans and played well, but they were simply not yet up to that level of football--even though Florida State also only edged them by three points.  These teams have some strong, fast athletic kids and we were outmatched in some areas. We ve got a ways to go, and that will come with continued hard training and recruiting. <br>This year Clemson has a favorable schedule that doesn t pit the team against Marshall or Virginia Tech, and includes seven home games. But Batson says the Tigers are not taking any team lightly.  We j