If Clemson can't find some magic late in the fourth quarter, Alabama's on their way to title number 16.
A little more than midway through the fourth quarter, after a field goal to get the Tigers back within four, Alabama running back Kenyan Drake all but capped his redemption story.
Catching a kick on return duty, Drake hit the jets and that was all she wrote.
Perhaps most impressively, at the very end of the return, Drake tightrope-walks the boundary and then dives with something straight out of the Olympics to find his way to the pylon.
7 minutes to a national title: