Dabo's Social Media Ban Works .... For Now

Pittsburgh v Clemson

Pittsburgh v Clemson

During the season, though, Clemson’s players aren’t allowed to use social media. They’re banned from Twitter and Instagram and Facebook.

“We try to do a good job of educating our guys and correcting bad behavior when we get it,” Swinney said. “But then once as we get into the season, we’ll put all that stuff on the shelf.”

Former star Clemson quarterback Tahj Boyd, meanwhile, says it’s a good thing.

Clemson opens its national title defense season on Sept. 2 against Kent State.