Clemson blew out South Carolina on Saturday, and quarterback Deshaun Watson made it clear that he thinks his team runs the state.
Clemson vs. South Carolina wasn't much of a contest on Saturday night, as the Tigers, behind a monster game from quarterback Deshaun Watson, took a commanding first quarter lead and never looked back. Watson, who threw six touchdowns passes in the affair, led his team to a 56-7 victory - giving Clemson its third straight win in the series. After the contest, he gave reporters an incredible quote about the rivalry.
Watson, when being asked about a quote from a South Carolina player regarding one brother beating another, clarified that he thinks that when Clemson beats South Carolina, it's "like daddy beating his son." He added "we run this state" - further making his point.
Here's video, via The State:
Clemson is now one win away from a second consecutive trip to the College Football Playoff. To get there, they'll have to win the ACC title game against Virginia Tech.