(WLTX) --- In 1981, one of Clemson's key victories in that national championship season was in week three as an unranked Clemson team upset then fourth-ranked Georgia.

If Clemson is to position itself as a national championship contender, the eighth-ranked Tigers will need to find a way to beat the fifth-ranked Bulldogs Saturday night in Death Valley.

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney is trying to take the pressure off his team, saying winning the season opener is important but with 11 more games on the schedule, it's one of several big games on the schedule.

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