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  1. Returning linemen should give Pitt boost

    Heather Dinich

    Pitt coach Paul Chryst didn't try to sugarcoat it. The Panthers' offensive line, which ranked No. 118 in the country last year with 3.31 sacks allowed per game, has little choice but to improve quickly if Pitt is going to take another step forward...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  2. Q&A with NC State QB Jacoby Brissett

    Heather Dinich

    After sitting out last season per NCAA transfer rules, NC State quarterback Jacoby Brissett is in his first spring as the Wolfpack's full-time starter. I caught up with him before spring practices began. Here are the highlights of our conversation: ...

    Blog | March 10, 2014
  3. Expectations (too?) high for GT's Vad Lee

    Heather Dinich

    Georgia Tech guard Will Jackson is a loquacious lineman who didn't hold back when asked recently for a scouting report on his new quarterback. Jackson gushed. "If I had a son, I'd want him to be like Vad Lee," Jackson said. "He's almost the per...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  4. NC State QB derby continues into summer

    Heather Dinich

    If this spring was any indication of what NC State's depth chart will look like for the season opener against Louisiana Tech, then quarterback Pete Thomas is your guy. Thomas, who sat out last year per NCAA transfer rules, took the most reps with the...

    Blog | April 24, 2013
  5. Duke's defense a priority this spring

    Heather Dinich

    In 2008, Duke's scoring defense finished No. 50 in the country, and over the past six seasons, that was actually the highlight: 2012: No. 108 (36 points per game) 2011: No. 90 (31.17) 2010: No. 109 (35.42) 2009: No. 83 (28.33) 2008: No...

    Blog | March 11, 2013
  6. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 1

    Heather Dinich

    Drumroll please ... No. 1. Tajh Boyd, QB, Clemson 2012 stats: He ranked No. 5 in the country in passing efficiency at 165.59, No. 10 in passing yards with 3,896, and No. 14 in passing yards per game at 299.69. He threw for an ACC-record 36 touc...

    Blog | February 25, 2013
  7. Moving Day Q&A: Syracuse's Jerome Smith

    Heather Dinich

    Syracuse leading rusher Jerome Smith is a player ACC fans are going to get to know quickly in 2013. He ran for 1,171 yards last year and averaged 5.2 yards per carry. I spoke with Smith recently to get his take on the program's move to the ACC in 201...

    Blog | February 12, 2013
  8. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 11

    Heather Dinich

    No. 11. Duke Johnson, RB, Miami 2012 stats: He had 28 kick returns for 892 yards (32 yards per game) and two touchdowns. He finished with 13 total touchdowns and 2,060 all-purpose yards. He had 947 rushing yards, 221 receiving yards. He also compl...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  9. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 13

    Heather Dinich

    No. 13. EJ Manuel, QB, Florida State 2012 stats: He completed 68 percent of his passes for 3,392 yards, 23 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. He averaged 242.3 passing yards per game. He also ran for 310 yards and four touchdowns. Previous rankin...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  10. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 17

    Heather Dinich

    No. 17. Stefon Diggs, WR, Maryland 2012 stats: His 1,896 all-purpose yards in 2012 were the second-most in school history and the most by a freshman. He averaged 172.4 all-purpose yards per game -- second in the ACC -- and a team-high 77.1 receivi...

    Blog | February 01, 2013
  11. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 19

    Heather Dinich

    No. 19. Dustin Hopkins, K, Florida State 2012 stats: Hopkins made 25 of 30 field goal attempts (.833) and ranked fifth nationally in field goals per game (1.79). He made 65 of 66 PATs. Previous ranking: NR Making the case for Hopkins: He had...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  12. 2012 postseason top 25 players: No. 23

    Heather Dinich

    No. 23. Omoregie Uzzi, RG, Georgia Tech 2012 stats: Uzzi helped pave the way for the nation's No. 4 rushing offense at 311.21 yards per game, tops in the ACC. The Yellow Jackets rushed for more yards than any FBS team since 2008, and ran for over ...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  13. Pregame: Discover Orange Bowl

    Heather Dinich

    Northern Illinois (12-1, 8-0 MAC) vs. Florida State (11-2, 7-1 ACC) WHO TO WATCH: The quarterbacks. Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch leads the nation in total yards (4,733) and ranks third in total yards per game (364.08) behind Baylor's...

    Blog | January 01, 2013
  14. Pregame: Music City Bowl

    Heather Dinich

    NC State (7-5, 4-4 ACC) vs. Vanderbilt (8-4, 5-3 SEC) WHO TO WATCH: NC State quarterback Mike Glennon. He is a legitimate pro prospect who finished first in the ACC in passing yards per game (304) and second in total offense (292 yards per game). ...

    Blog | December 31, 2012
  15. Belk Bowl keys

    Heather Dinich

    Here are three keys to watch for Duke against Cincinnati in today's Belk Bowl (6:30 p.m. ET, ESPN): 1. Stop the run. It's the priority, as Duke's rushing defense is No. 102 in the country, allowing almost 200 rushing yards per game (199.83) -- and...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  16. Clemson steamrolls Duke

    Heather Dinich

    No. 13 Clemson beat Duke soundly Saturday -- in the first half. The numbers were ridiculous -- more 700 yards of total offense and nearly 9 yards per play for the Tigers -- and Clemson was relentless in a 56-20 victory. Quarterback Tajh Boyd had a...

    Blog | November 03, 2012