SPECIAL: 2016 National Championship - Crimson vs. Clemson

SPECIAL: 2016 National Championship - Crimson vs. Clemson

GLENDALE, AZ (WTVM) - The matchup has been set - the 2016 College Football National Championship game will be the No. 1 Clemson Tigers vs. the No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide.

The game will kickoff at 8:30 p.m. EST on ESPN from Glendale, AZ.

MOBILE USERS: You can watch the Crimson Tide accept the National Championship trophy by clicking here. View a photo gallery of our adventure to Arizona with Paul by clicking here.

Missed our hour-long "Road to the Championship: Clemson vs. Clemson" special? Click here to watch it.

Missed all of our bowl game coverage? Click here to relive the magic from three victories by Auburn, Georgia and Alabama.

One final thing: Our sister stations in South Carolina, Live 5 News, WIS TV, and WMBF News claim the Clemson Tigers have more passionate fans than the Alabama Crimson Tide...so we challenged them to a social media showdown!

Here's what you do: Find our posts on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Like, comment, retweet and share this post and let's see who can get the most before the national championship game! ?#‎BamaVsClemson

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