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  1. Kiper's picks: Uphill battle for ACC QBs

    Heather Dinich

    Mel Kiper Jr. has made three full rounds of picks -- 100 in total -- for his "Grade A" draft, and the ACC is well-represented from start to finish. The finish, though, might be the most intriguing. While most ACC fans are well aware of the dra...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  2. Q&A: Clemson DE Vic Beasley

    Heather Dinich

    The return of Clemson defensive end Vic Beasley to the program for his senior season instead of leaving early for the NFL was a huge boost to the Tigers. Beasley was projected to be an early second-round pick, but the importance of being the first pe...

    Blog | January 17, 2014
  3. Clemson DE Vic Beasley to return

    Heather Dinich

    Clemson defensive end Vic Beasley will return for his senior season, the school announced on Wednesday, the final day for underclassmen to declare for the NFL draft. Beasley, projected to be a second-round pick by the NFL draft's advisory board, w...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  4. Clemson Tigers DE Vic Beasley to return for senior season

    Heather Dinich

    Clemson defensive end Vic Beasley will return for his senior season, the school announced Wednesday, the final day for underclassmen to declare for the NFL draft.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2014
  5. College Football Playoff selection committee will have its hands ...

    Heather Dinich

    There was little controversy to end the BCS era but don't expect that to be the norm as college football transitions to a playoff. It's rare that it will be as easy to pick the top two teams as it was this season, let alone the top four.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2013
  6. Friday mailblog

    Heather Dinich

    Is there anything scarier on Halloween than my picks? Somebody called me a "DUMMY" this week! (Seriously. All caps, too). Booo. Let's get to it ... Robert VT in Blacksburg, Va., writes: Heather, as a die-hard Hokies fan, I agree with you on you...

    Blog | November 01, 2013
  7. FSU fantasy draft analysis

    Heather Dinich

    Full disclosure: This was the first fantasy draft of any kind I have ever done. Secretly, I was dreading it. What's the best strategy? Who to pick first? It didn't take long to get hooked. Within minutes, I was ready to plant a spear in David Hale's ...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  8. Friday mailblog

    Heather Dinich

    Flattery gets you nowhere ... except into the mailblog: Brandon Shreve in Charleston, S.C., writes: I agree that Miami is not a sleeper pick when they are #1 choice for the Coastal, but I love your WF pick ... took a lot of nerve and foresight ......

    Blog | June 28, 2013
  9. Vote: ACC's sleeper pick

    Heather Dinich

    Sleeper picks have been a hot topic in the blog this week, as Andrea Adelson and I debated the issue Wednesday, and KC Joyner recently released his pick for the ACC . Surprise: none of us can seem to agree. Joyner says Canes. Andrea likes the Hokies....

    Blog | June 27, 2013
  10. Sleeper picks in the ACC

    Heather Dinich

    ESPN Insider KC Joyner recently highlighted some under-the-radar position groups in the ACC, and predicted one team as his sleeper pick in the league. I'm not telling you who it is, but here are some clues: This team returns 19 starters. It...

    Blog | June 25, 2013
  11. Making the case for Tajh Boyd

    Heather Dinich

    Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is good, but when it comes to passing yards, he's nowhere near Clemson's Tajh Boyd. Braxton Miller? Puh-lease. Six picks and 15 touchdowns to Boyd's 13 interceptions and 36 touchdowns. (Yeah, yeah, Boyd can run, t...

    Blog | June 24, 2013
  12. Pitt WR Devin Street snags leadership role

    Heather Dinich

    Pitt receiver Devin Street was always around this spring. He was there to give his teammates a ride, to pick them up, to take them to their tutor, to help with a team book report, to get in an extra lift in the weight room, and to set an example. ...

    Blog | May 28, 2013
  13. ACC's lunchtime links

    Heather Dinich

    Happy May! Former Clemson defensive end Malliciah Goodman is counting his blessings. Former FSU CB Greg Reid needed a second surgery to repair a torn ACL. Georgia Tech wasn't the only team that didn't have any draft picks this year. The pas...

    Blog | May 01, 2013
  14. Taking stock of the draft

    Heather Dinich

    North Carolina offensive guard Jonathan Cooper could be the ACC's top draft pick this year, according to Todd McShay's latest mock draft . The first round of the draft is at 8 p.m. ET on April 25, and McShay has Cooper at the No. 11 overall pick, ...

    Blog | April 10, 2013
  15. Hokies to focus on ground game this spring

    Heather Dinich

    Maybe this will be the year Virginia Tech finds somebody to replace 2012 first-round NFL draft pick David Wilson at running back. Last year, the Hokies tried to compensate for the loss of their 2011 leading rusher, but the by-committee approach wa...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  16. Dismal forecast for ACC bowls

    Heather Dinich

    If colleague Mark Schlabach is right, it will be another abysmal bowl season in the ACC. Schlabach recently released his bowl picks and wrote the ACC will go 1-5, with a lone win by Florida State over Northern Illinois in the Discover Orange Bowl: ...

    Blog | December 14, 2012