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  1. ACC's lunch links: Clemson's tempo

    David M. Hale

    Tajh Boyd is gone. Sammy Watkins is gone. Martavis Bryant is gone. But if you think that means Clemson's up-tempo offense will also disappear, you'd be wrong, says Dabo Swinney. From The State: Watkins left school a season early and was picked No...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  2. By the numbers: ACC's top returners

    David M. Hale

    Last weekend's NFL draft in which 42 ACC players were selected was a reminder of how much talent was departing the conference. But just as Sammy Watkins, Aaron Donald and Kyle Fuller say goodbye, the focus turns to the players who'll step into the sp...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  3. ACC has 42 players selected in NFL draft

    David M. Hale

    The dust has settled after the NFL draft, and it was another solid showing by the ACC. Overall, the league had 42 players selected, the second most in ACC history and the second most by any conference this year (trailing only the SEC's 48). Four o...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  4. By the numbers: ACC in the NFL draft

    David M. Hale

    Just in case you've just woken up from a coma or finally had your power restored after living in the dark for the past week, the 2014 NFL Draft begins tonight, and Round 1 promises its share of ACC highlights. In Todd McShay's latest mock draft , ...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  5. ACC's lunch links

    David M. Hale

    A chef in Detroit created a 10-course meal built around Radiohead's "Kid A." "Treefingers" sounds quite refreshing. At least one draft observer thinks Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater is the best QB of the class and should go No. 1 to the Texans, wr...

    Blog | February 18, 2014
  6. ACC's lunchtime links

    David M. Hale

    Well, here we are. I'm thinking Florida State 35, Auburn 24. Who ya got? The Miami Herald breaks down the game to find out who has an edge tonight in Pasadena. Jimbo Fisher's new contract makes him one of the top 10 highest-paid coaches in the ...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  7. ACC helmet stickers: Week 10

    David M. Hale

    Florida State delivered another big pitch for a BCS championship bid, Virginia Tech's spiral continued, Georgia Tech locked up bowl eligibility, and North Carolina and Syracuse took big steps toward doing the same. But these are the top individual pe...

    Blog | November 03, 2013
  8. What to watch in the ACC: Week 10

    David M. Hale

    For the second time in three weeks, the ACC has the national stage with a top-10 matchup. Florida State and Miami will be the headlining act, but there's plenty to watch across the conference in Week 10. 1. Winston in a rivalry: We've seen Jameis ...

    Blog | October 31, 2013
  9. ACC helmet stickers: Week 9

    David M. Hale

    In a week of sluggish performances around the ACC, a handful of players stood out, carrying their teams to much-needed wins. Here are the five who made the biggest impact. Miami running back Duke Johnson: Twice on Saturday the Hurricanes' undefeat...

    Blog | October 27, 2013
  10. Player of the week: ACC

    David M. Hale

    In the aftermath of Florida State's dominant, 51-14 victory at Clemson on Saturday, there's ample praise to go around the Seminoles' locker room. In fact, five FSU players earned ACC player of the week honors in their respective position groups. But ...

    Blog | October 21, 2013
  11. Instant analysis: FSU 51, Clemson 14

    David M. Hale

    CLEMSON, S.C. -- It had been 12 years since Florida State won in Death Valley, but Jameis Winston insisted that didn't matter. This was a new Seminoles team, and they weren't interested in the past. After No. 5 Florida State's 51-14 dismantling of...

    Blog | October 19, 2013
  12. Five things: Florida State-Clemson

    David M. Hale

    To say this is the biggest game of the season for Florida State and Clemson might be an understatement. It's potentially the biggest game in a decade for two programs with sights set on a BCS title. There are myriad storylines at play, but these five...

    Blog | October 19, 2013
  13. Trash talking spices up FSU-Clemson

    David M. Hale

    In his weekly news conference, Jimbo Fisher was asked about the challenges presented by Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins. The Florida State coach shrugged and smiled. "You got about an hour?" Fisher laughed before reeling off a string of compli...

    Blog | October 16, 2013
  14. ACC's lunchtime links

    David M. Hale

    So long, Dusty Baker. Somewhere, Mark Prior is giggling maniacally, Mr. Burns style. CSS Sports breaks down some interesting stats around the ACC this week. The Terps plan to bring the blitz in order to contain FSU QB Jameis Winston, writes the...

    Blog | October 04, 2013
  15. ACC assessments at the quarter pole

    David M. Hale

    For the past decade, the ACC has shared the regional stage with the SEC, but it has been a clear second-class citizen. In the first month of the 2013 season, however, the conference did its best to shed that reputation and deliver a few blows to its ...

    Blog | September 24, 2013
  16. ACC Power Rankings: Week 1

    David M. Hale

    Clemson stole the show in Week 1, solidifying its hold on the top spot, but it was Virginia that made the most noise by knocking off BYU. Here's how the power rankings shake out after the first round of games. 1. Clemson (1-0, 0-0 ACC; LW No. 1): ...

    Blog | September 03, 2013