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  1. Perspectives vary on QBs going live

    Andrea Adelson

    Scottie Montgomery returned to Duke last year from an NFL world where quarterbacks were never, ever hit in practice. So when his quarterbacks started begging him to go live this spring, his first reaction was, 'No way!' He was in protection mode, ...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  2. Duke prepared for life without Connette

    Andrea Adelson

    Duke offensive coordinator Scottie Montgomery described his final meeting with quarterback Brandon Connette as one of the most emotional meetings of his career. Understandably so. Playing thousands of miles away from his ailing mother had weighed ...

    Blog | April 17, 2014
  3. ACC's lunchtime links

    Andrea Adelson

    Never forget. The Freedom From Religion Foundation has sent a complaint to Clemson over the way Dabo Swinney has incorporated religion into the program. Former Duke quarterback Brandon Connette is visiting Fresno State. The New York Times ex...

    Blog | April 16, 2014
  4. ACC's lunchtime links

    Andrea Adelson

    Bo Pelini is the cat's meow. Cole Stoudt was the quarterback winner during the Clemson spring game. Duke offensive coordinator Scottie Montgomery is a man of many influences. Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has a lot on his plate thi...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  5. ACC mailblog

    Andrea Adelson

    Lots of mail this week. Thanks to everybody who wrote in. Now to some questions ... theschnauzers writes: Re: the Miami offense with (Kevin) Olsen and Duke (Johnson). I wouldn't underestimate Kevin Olsen in this situation, which I think both you a...

    Blog | April 11, 2014
  6. Key for Miami: Keeping Johnson healthy

    Andrea Adelson

    Now that Miami quarterback Ryan Williams is out indefinitely, it is more important than ever to make sure running back Duke Johnson stays healthy for an entire season. While Johnson has always been the key to Miami successfully running its offense...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  7. Do teams with veteran QBs have an edge?

    Andrea Adelson

    The theme throughout this spring across the ACC has been turnover and uncertainty at quarterback. But what about those schools that return a good amount of starting experience? Duke returns more career starts than any team in the ACC, just ahead o...

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  8. Crawford adjusting to safety for Miami

    Andrea Adelson

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Duke Johnson and Dallas Crawford sat in the same room together last week just like the good old days, when they both played running back for Miami. Do they miss the camaraderie they once shared together in the same meeting ro...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  9. ACC mailblog

    Andrea Adelson

    Back in the home office. Let's get to your questions. Robert in Amarillo, Texas, writes: North Carolina really closed out strong in 2013. Would they be considered the favorites in 2014 to win the ACC Coastal? Andrea Adelson writes: North Caroli...

    Blog | March 28, 2014
  10. Duke has big shoes to fill on offensive line

    Andrea Adelson

    En route to its recent success, Duke completely transformed itself on the offensive line, where its players are much bigger, way more physical and -- perhaps most important of all -- able to shoulder much more responsibility. That is a big reason ...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  11. Duke Johnson hard at work this spring

    Andrea Adelson

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Miami running back Duke Johnson has not taken one rep so far this spring, but that hasn't stopped him from working just as hard as his teammates do during practice. Johnson has transformed himself in the weight room, bulking ...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  12. 2013-14 is the season of ACC football

    Andrea Adelson

    The jokes started popping up on Twitter seconds after Duke lost to Mercer in the NCAA tournament. "Guess Duke is a football school now!" "Maybe the ACC should stick to football!" On and on they went over the course of the weekend, as the ACC...

    Blog | March 24, 2014
  13. Snapping the streak: UNC vs. Duke

    Andrea Adelson

    Time to move on in our look at recent streaks in some of the biggest ACC rivalries. Up today: North Carolina vs. Duke The series: North Carolina leads 58-38-4. Last meeting: Nov. 30, 2013 in Chapel Hill, N.C. Ross Martin kicked a 27-yard fie...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  14. ACC mailblog for Friday

    Andrea Adelson

    The mailbag has returned. Make sure to keep those questions coming so we have enough to fill up this space each week! Paul in Roanoke, Va., writes: As a lifelong UVA fan, of course I would love to see Mike London turn things around this fall and g...

    Blog | March 14, 2014
  15. ACC's lunchtime links

    Andrea Adelson

    Taking questions for the mailbag. Send them along here. Boston College running back Andre Williams improved on his speed at pro day. Clemson coach Dabo Swinney raves about the move T.J. Green has made to safety. Duke safety Deondre Singleton ...

    Blog | March 13, 2014
  16. Snapping the streak: FSU vs. Miami

    Andrea Adelson

    Time to move on in our look at recent streaks in some of the biggest ACC rivalries. Up today: Florida State vs. Miami The series: Miami leads, 31-27 Last meeting: Nov. 2, 2013 in Tallahassee. Florida State and Miami met as Top-10 teams for t...

    Blog | March 13, 2014