Luck and the Cardinal will extend the nation's longest winning streak to 15—though only after withstanding some tense moments provided by promising Huskies quarterback Keith Price.
NORTH CAROLINA AT NO. 8 CLEMSON
What we've learned about the Tar Heels
Sophomore Bryn Renner is emerging as a special quarterback. Down 27--3 to Miami in the second quarter, he led an impressive rally, throwing for 288 yards in a 30--24 loss.
What we've learned about the Tigers
Yes, Clemson outlasted Maryland 56--45 to remain unbeaten, but the Tigers have challenges on D—specifically, stopping the run. Last Saturday the unit gave up 291 yards on the ground.
What it will mean on Saturday
This figures to be a shootout, and Clemson, led by quarterback Tajh Boyd and receiver Sammy Watkins, has superior firepower. The Tigers run their record to 8--0, their best start since 2000.
USC AT NOTRE DAME
What we've learned about the Trojans