Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers rushes for an 8-yard touchdown during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for a 37-yard touchdown during the second quarter against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers rushes for an 8-yard touchdown during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Wide receiver Deon Cain #8 of the Clemson Tigers reacts during the second quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers looks on in the huddle during the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: The College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy presented by Dr Pepper is seen prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: A general view during the national anthem prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tim Bradbury/Getty Images)Photo by: Tim Bradbury
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Linebacker Ryan Anderson #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide holds the "Ball Out" championship belt during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers throws a pass during the first half against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Wide receiver Artavis Scott #3 of the Clemson Tigers runs with the ball during the first half against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide throws a pass during the first half against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Photo by: Streeter Lecka
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide carries the ball against linebacker Dorian O'Daniel #6 of the Clemson Tigers during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide carries the ball against defensive back Ryan Carter #31 of the Clemson Tigers during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Photo by: Streeter Lecka
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for a 37-yard touchdown during the second quarter against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Photo by: Streeter Lecka
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for a 25-yard touchdown during the first quarter of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game as defensive back Ryan Carter #31 of the Clemson Tigers attempts to tackle him at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Safety Van Smith #23 of the Clemson Tigers attempts to tackle running back Joshua Jacobs #25 of the Alabama Crimson Tide during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide throws a pass during the first half against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers reacts during the first half against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Defensive back Tony Brown #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide stops running back Wayne Gallman #9 of the Clemson Tigers on 4th down during the first quarter of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: The Clemson Tigers run onto the field prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers throws a pass during the first half against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Linebacker Ryan Anderson #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide tackles quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: A US Special Operations soldier parachutes into the stadium prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: The Alabama Crimson Tide take the field prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: A general view during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Safety Tanner Muse #19 of the Clemson Tigers celebrates after making a tackle on the opening kick against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Wide receiver Mike Williams #7 of the Clemson Tigers stiff arms defensive back Anthony Averett #28 of the Alabama Crimson Tide during the first half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide scrambles during the first half against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Defensive end Clelin Ferrell #99 of the Clemson Tigers tackles running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first quarter in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Wayne Gallman #9 of the Clemson Tigers walks out of the locker room before taking on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: The Clemson Tigers huddle before taking on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)Photo by: Brian Blanco
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for a 25-yard touchdown during the first quarter against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: (L-R) Wide receiver Derek Kief #81, defensive back Jared Mayden #8 and tight end Irv Smith Jr. #82 of the Alabama Crimson Tide walk to the field prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)Photo by: Ronald Martinez
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after a touchdown by running back Bo Scarbrough #9 (not pictured) during the first quarter against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: The Alabama Crimson Tide band performs before the Tide takes on the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Defensive lineman Da'Ron Payne #94 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after quarterback Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers in the first quarter in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Clemson Tigers fans cheer before the Tigers take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)Photo by: Jamie Squire
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Kicker Greg Huegel #92 of the Clemson Tigers kicks the ball off to start the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Quarterback Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide throws the ball before taking on the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Photo by: Streeter Lecka
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Bo Scarbrough #9 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for a 25-yard touchdown during the first quarter against the Clemson Tigers in the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)Photo by: Kevin C. Cox
Game day gallery: Photos from the 2017 National Championship game
TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Running back Wayne Gallman #9 of the Clemson Tigers walks to the field prior to the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Photo by: Tom Pennington