Times staff writer Gary Klein examines how Clemson and Alabama match up in advance of Monday night's College Football Playoff championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.
Clemson run game
vs. Alabama defense
Running back Wayne Gallman and quarterback Deshaun Watson give top-ranked Clemson an uncommon duo of highly productive runners.
Gallman, a third-year sophomore, has rushed for 1,482 yards and 12 touchdowns. The 6-foot-1, 215-pound Georgia native is coming off a 150-yard, two-touchdown performance in the Tigers' Orange Bowl victory over Oklahoma.
Watson, a sophomore, has...