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Infamous Clemson punter is able to convert the fake this time

Dec 31, 2015; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Clemson Tigers defensive lineman Christian Wilkins (42) catches a pass on a fake punt against the Oklahoma Sooners during the first half of the 2015 CFP semifinal at the Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 31, 2015; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Clemson Tigers defensive lineman Christian Wilkins (42) catches a pass on a fake punt against the Oklahoma Sooners during the first half of the 2015 CFP semifinal at the Orange Bowl at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

The last time Clemson punter Andy Teasdall attempted a fake punt -- during the ACC title game -- he was scolded by a furious Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney. That wasn't the case during Thursday's 37-17 victory over Oklahoma in the College Football Playoff semifinals.

Facing a fourth-and-4 situation at the Oklahoma 44-yard line, Teasdall lined up to punt, but instead took the snap and delivered a perfect pass to defensive tackle Christian Wilkins for a 31-yard gain. According to Clemson football's Twitter account, the catch was the first by a defensive lineman in Clemson history.

The play would eventually lead to a five-yard TD run by Clemson QB Deshaun Watson to give the No. 1 Tigers a 10-7 lead over No. 4 Oklahoma with 12:45 left in the second quarter.

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