ACC Articles

The first week of the 2015 college football season features a boatload of FBS vs. FCS matchups. Most people out there refuse to bet on those games, but sometimes they represent some of the best value out there. There are multiple FCS teams that are...
Matt Josephs
1 year ago
Seth Russell
Every college football team has personnel issues or question marks entering the 2015 season. But some concerns are bigger than others for teams in the national title or playoff mix. Whether it’s a quarterback battle, an open spot at defensive...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Georgia Tech is coming off its first 11-win season in 24 years, when it won the national championship in 1990. The Yellow Jackets completed a great season by defeating in-state rival Georgia and then Mississippi State in the Orange Bowl to cap off...
Justin Nails
1 year ago
Jaylon Smith
Picking the top linebacker units in college football is no easy task. After all, schemes dictate how linebackers are used and the rise of spread offenses generally means more defensive backs on the field. Regardless of whether a scheme utilizes a 4...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Every season of college football starts out the same way. We have all of these things that we think are knowns — lead-pipe locks as one popular radio host calls them. Then, by midseason, we're all wrong, sitting around wondering what...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
A'Shawn Robinson
The rise of spread offenses and the different schemes teams face on a week-to-week basis in a college football season has altered how some defensive coordinators think. While some are placing more emphasis on building a secondary, the success...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Dalvin Cook
Dalvin Cook has been found not guilty of battery, which will most likely open the door for his return to the Florida State football team. The University has lifted his suspension and he will likely be back on the practice field later today. ...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Dalvin Cook
Florida State running back Dalvin Cook is back with the team after a one-day trial on misdemeanor battery charges ended in a not guilty verdict. According to a release from the school, Cook has been reinstated immediately and is eligible to...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Georgia Bulldogs
The offensive line is often the most overlooked position for any college football team. While the linemen in the trenches don’t get enough credit, they are often the most important piece to a successful offense. Flashy skill talent and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
If you want to see the biggest games in the ACC, Clemson Memorial Stadium is the place to be in 2015. What looks like the most important game on the conference schedule, the Tigers versus Florida State on Nov. 7, will be played at Clemson. So...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Dave Doeren
NC State had a bit of a surprising 2014 season. The Wolfpack went from three wins in 2013 to eight and a St. Petersburg Bowl victory over UCF in head coach Dave Doeren’s second season. This season, not a lot of experts are giving NC...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Tyler Boyd
There is good news surrounding the University of Pittsburgh's 2015 schedule; there really isn't an unwinnable game on the slate. The bad news is the Panthers have lost to every single team on their schedule at one point or another,...
Marky Billson
1 year ago
Joseph Yearby
The last three seasons, there has been no question who the starting running back for the Miami Hurricanes would be. Duke Johnson rushed for a school-record 3,519 rushing yards and 26 touchdowns before departing for the NFL. Instead of trying...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Predicting the ACC Coastal Division is a total crapshoot this season. While the teams, including Virginia Tech, may have different strengths and weaknesses, they all seem to have an equal amount of talent. Related: Virginia Tech...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
At schools like Florida State and Clemson, four- and five-star recruits waltz onto campus every year. This year’s superstar-in-waiting is competing with last year’s hotshot, who has spent a full year in the system and in the strength...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
After a disappointing 6-7 season, the Miami Hurricanes have made their 2015 goal clear, which is to play in the school’s first ACC Championship Game. In the 11 years since joining the conference, the team has averaged 4.2 wins a season in ACC...
Antwan Staley
1 year ago
Jalen Ramsey
Some of the ACC’s biggest names and best players from the 2014 season are playing on Sundays this fall, but the league still has a strong core of talent for 2015. The ACC boasts a solid overall group of quarterbacks and talent on defense with...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Few things are better than when a walk-on earns a scholarship. Hard work paid off for Josh Anderson as Brian Kelly had him model the team's new "Shamrock Series" uniforms, and presented him with a surprise of his own. The...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
Malik Zaire
Rankings are a big part of any college football season. Whether it’s preseason projections or the in-season polls from the playoff committee, rankings generate discussion and interest from all 128 fanbases. While some argue preseason...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Notre Dame's "Shamrock Series" uniforms may make you green with envy. The Fighting Irish will play Boston College in their newly revealed Under Armour uniforms. They're pretty green but it's not overdone, and the design...
Jasmine Watkins
1 year ago
James Quick
Ladies and gentlemen… I have seen the future. Louisville, as predicted by former head coach Howard Schnellenberger is INDEED on a collision course with the national championship, and the crash is imminent. The past five years of...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
1 year ago
Jalen Ramsey
At Florida State, the goal is to win the national title every year. Heisman-winning quarterback leaves… star player suspended… song remains the same. The folks in Tallahassee expect no less. To win a national championship you...
Jon Kinne
1 year ago
In his two years as Florida State’s starting quarterback, Jameis Winston’s exploits (both on and off the field) created a renewed interest in the ACC, one arguably not seen since the Seminoles took down Michael Vick and Virginia Tech to...
Andrew Bursey
1 year ago
Brandon Allen
Quarterback is the toughest position to play at any level. And regardless of team or conference affiliation, college football quarterbacks are always under the spotlight to produce. Good quarterback play or improvement at the position could be the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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