Clemson suspends 4 vs. Georgia

2013-clemson-team01-360

CLEMSON, SC (TheSpread) – The 2014 season is ways away, but Clemson is already off to a bad start.

View 2015 National Championship Odds

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney announced on Tuesday that returning starters Corey Crawford and David Beasley, along with teammates Garry Peters and Shaq Anthony are all suspended for the season opener with Georgia for a violation of team rules

"A huge part of our program is teaching accountability, responsibility and that there are consequences for your actions," Swinney said in a press release. "These are four good young men, but they broke a team rule, and as a result they will each miss a game. I am hopeful that they will learn and grow from this and have a great 2014 season on and off the field."

Crawford is a starting defensive lineman while Beasley starts on the offensive line. They will be big losses against an SEC foe like Georgia. This suspension greatly impacts the outlook for both the Tigers and the Bulldogs entering the season opener.

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Clemson currently has 50/1 odds to win the 2015 FBS Championship Game, while Georgia’s odds have been set at 28/1.

Georgia hosts Clemson in the 2014 season opener on August 30, with the kickoff time yet to be announced.

Bet on 2015 National Championship Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Loading...

College Football Predictions

Thumbnail Air Force vs. Utah State Prediction Fresh off their first victory over the season, the Utah State Aggies will aim for win No. 2 on Thursday night when they host the Air Force Falcons at 9:30 p.m....
Thumbnail LA Tech vs. North Texas Prediction The first of two college football games on Thursday night will take place in Denton, Texas when 4-3 Louisiana Tech visits 3-4 North Texas at 6:00 p.m. ET. Given...
Thumbnail Illinois vs. Baylor Hoops Prediction A pair of top-5 teams clash tonight at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN for the Jimmy V Classic Presented by Corona when No. 5 Illinois takes on No. 2...
Thumbnail Georgia vs. South Carolina Prediction The under has been profitable in the Georgia-South Carolina series but will it cash on Saturday night when the Gamecocks and Bulldogs...
Thumbnail LSU vs. Texas A&M Prediction The No. 5 Texas A&M Aggies host the defending champion LSU Tigers at 7:00 p.m. ET on Saturday night. Are the Aggies laying too many points as a 14.5-point home favorite or...

NCAAF Headlines