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Paul Finebaum Thinks 1 CFB Team's "Dynasty Is Done"

An extreme closeup of ESPN college football analyst Paul Finebaum from the Cotton Bowl in Texas in 2019.

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 31: TV/radio personality Paul Finebaum of the SEC Network speaks on air before the Goodyear Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium on December 31, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

We're only through the first month of the 2021 college football season, but ESPN analyst Paul Finebaum is already writing off the Clemson Tigers.

During this Wednesday's edition of Get Up, Finebaum made an interesting comment about Clemson's outlook moving forward. Not only does he see the Tigers struggling the rest of this season, he thinks their dynasty is officially over.

“Dabo’s dynasty is done,” Finebaum said. “I do not like anything I see there. I respect what Heather [Dinich] has just got through saying, but I strongly and vehemently disagree."

Ultimately, Paul Finebaum believes the coaching staff is getting stale and the program won't be able to recruit at an elite level anymore.

"They lost one coach a couple years ago to USF, I think that was a big loss. This is a staff that has always been together, but I think it’s getting stale. Yes, recruiting is still good, but will it be elite after what we just got through watching, Greeny? It just doesn’t look like Clemson is part of the cool kids anymore, and I think they’re going to pay for it in recruiting, and they play in a terrible league, which will hurt them even more.”

Clemson is coming off a disappointing loss to NC State. With the program's record at 2-2 this season, it's fair to wonder if this is just a down year or a sign of things to come. The Tigers will try to bounce back this weekend against the Boston College Eagles. [

"Dabo's dynasty is done!"@finebaum doesn't like anything he sees at Clemson 😳

— Get Up (@GetUpESPN) September 29, 2021

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