Despite boasting the second-best odds to win the College Football Playoff and the No. 3 overall spot in the latest AP Top 25 Poll, the Clemson Tigers offense has quietly been battling out a starting quarterback competition between senior Kelly Bryant and freshman Trevor Lawrence through four weeks.
But that battle came to a decisive end Monday morning, with the younger star Lawrence being named the starter moving forward against Syracuse for Week 5.
Clemson announces Trevor Lawrence will start at QB Saturday vs. Syracuse— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) September 24, 2018
Lawrence threw for 176 yards and four touchdowns against Georgia Tech, going
To me, the Heisman race will come down to Will Grier, Tua Tagovailoa, and Dwayne Haskins.— Jason Clary (@IamJClary) September 23, 2018
Also, Trevor Lawrence is a future Heisman winner.
It should be quite a ride to watch and see how Clemson's odds to win the College Football Playoff fluctuate over the coming week through Saturday as well.
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