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It's Midseason Madness on this week's podcast. Our hosts tackle big second-half questions for the SEC, Pac-12, Big Ten, Big 12 and ACC before offering up picks for the midseason coach of the year. Here are the key storylines Braden Gall and...
David Fox
9 months ago
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Tajh Boyd
The ACC has been a little off the national radar for most of this season, but at least for one weekend (Oct. 19), the spotlight will be on this conference. Clemson-Florida State is a huge top-five showdown and should be one of the best games of the...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Dana Holgorsen
College football’s coach carousel didn’t spin into motion as some may have expected in Week 7.Texas was a heavy underdog to Oklahoma in the annual Red River Rivalry, but the Longhorns stunned the Sooners. Coach Mack Brown is still on...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Andre Williams
With seven weeks in the books, college football’s bowl picture is starting to clear. Stanford’s loss to Utah was a huge setback to the Cardinal’s national title hopes, while Oregon took a step forward with its win against...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Johnny Manziel
Numbers and statistics are unquestionably a huge part of the game. Any game, for that matter.Some fall on the sabermetric side of things, while others like to keep it simple and use the ol' eyeball test. In the football world, that means...
Braden Gall
9 months ago
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Logan Thomas
Week 7 was a table-setter for the rest of the ACC season.Clemson avoided an upset bid by Boston College, which sets up a huge showdown against Florida State next week. The Tigers and Seminoles are both national title contenders, and the matchup in...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Anthony Boone
With Florida State and Miami on bye, Week 7 was off the radar in terms of national attention. However, Saturday’s games set the table for what should be an interesting second half of the season in the ACC.Clemson survived an upset bid by...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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One of the hallmarks of the 2013 season as it reached its halfway point was its stability.Only three top-10 teams lost through the first six weeks of the season. Two of those losses were inevitable (No. 8 Clemson over No. 5 Georgia, No. 1 Alabama...
David Fox
9 months ago
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We’ll find out if a great defense (Florida) can stop a great offense (LSU) on Saturday afternoon at Tiger Stadium. Elsewhere, undefeated Missouri heads to Athens to face banged up — but still talented — Georgia in a key SEC East...
Mitch Light
9 months ago
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There isn't a huge game with national interest in the ACC this Saturday, but there is no shortage of intrigue.Pittsburgh has quietly improved to 3-1 after losing its opener, and the Panthers have a chance to stake their claim in the Coastal...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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This preview and more on Virginia and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Virginia Facts & FiguresLast season: 23-12 (11-7 ACC)...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
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This preview and more on Pittsburgh and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Pittsburgh Facts & FiguresLast season: 24-9 (12-6 Big...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
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The ACC hasn’t been able to brag No. 1 conference status for a while. Last season it was the Big Ten. Before that, the Big East had its run.Perhaps expansion diluted the ACC product a bit in past years. Until last season, Miami didn’t...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
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This preview and more on Clemson and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Clemson Facts & FiguresLast season: 13-18 overall (5-13...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
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This preview and more on Florida State and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Florida State Facts & FiguresLast season: 18-16 (9-9...
Athlon Sports
9 months ago
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Duke Johnson
The pecking order in the ACC is clear after six weeks.Clemson, Florida State, Miami and Virginia Tech appear to have separated themselves from the pack, with Georgia Tech and Maryland just behind.But after the top six teams?Pittsburgh seems to be a...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Much of the attention in the ACC in Week 6 was focused on the two divisional showdowns.Neither game particularly lived up to elite billing, but Florida State and Miami both picked up key victories. The Seminoles pitched a 63-0 shutout against...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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Week 6 in the ACC is headlined by a huge matchup in both divisions.In the Atlantic, Maryland travels to Florida State. The Terrapins have already matched their win total from last season, and their offense has improved with a healthy C.J. Brown...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
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The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. Week 5 was a huge weekend of action across the nation. Lessons were learned in Athens, Tuscaloosa, Tempe, Columbus and South...
Braden Gall
9 months ago
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In the Week 6 episode of the Athlon Sports Cover 2 podcast, co-hosts Braden Gall and David Fox give a few quick reactions on what happened in an eventful Week 5 and then take a look at this week’s action.In this week’s podcast:•...
David Fox
9 months ago
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A light week in the ACC didn’t produce many highlights, but Thursday night’s Virginia Tech-Georgia Tech showdown was huge for positioning in the Coastal Division.The Hokies didn’t have a huge night on offense, quarterback Logan...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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It seems every week Florida State freshman quarterback Jameis Winston makes a play worthy of highlight reel status on Saturday night.This week was no different, as Winston connected with receiver Kenny Shaw on a 55-yard touchdown to end the first...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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It’s another light slate of games in the ACC for Week 5.Six of the seven Saturday games in the conference feature a team favored by at least 10 points, with Virginia-Pittsburgh the only matchup in single digits.The spotlight for Week 5 in the...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Frank Beamer
Even though Virginia Tech has been one of the ACC’s most consistent programs over the last 10 years, there’s some uneasiness surrounding Frank Beamer’s team in 2013. The Hokies finished 7-6 last season, which was the program...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
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Alternate helmets and jerseys are popping up everywhere in college football, but Virginia Tech takes the award for one of the most interesting looks over the last few years.On Thursday night against Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech will unveil these...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago

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