Clemson linebacker Ben Boulware gave a shoutout _ a very loud shoutout _ to some of the school's former players during a raucous trophy presentation after the Tigers captured their first national title since the 1991 season.

Boulware, who was named the defensive player of the game, mentioned Tajh Boyd, Grady Jarrett and Sammy Watkins. 
 
"Y'all built this. Y'all started this foundation," Boulware screamed. "All we did was build upon it, and we finished it!"
 
Clemson beat Alabama 35-31 on Deshaun Watson's 2-yard touchdown pass to Hunter Renfrow with one second remaining.
 
"It's been 35 long years!" Boulware shouted, even louder. "It's finally coming home, baby! It's coming home!"