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As the college football season draws near, Athlon Sports is making sure fans know exactly when and where to tune in this fall. Here are the ACC's top 40 must-see football games for the 2012 season: 1. Week 4 (Sept. 22): Clemson at Florida State...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
They’re the teams within the team — those cohesive little units bound together by their shared responsibilities within the larger team context. Whether it’s the offensive linemen firing off time after time into those familiar blocking sleds, or...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Florida State, Virginia Tech and Clemson are the clear favorites to win the ACC title in 2012 and there's no shortage of players from those three teams in the top 50 players. Clemson's Sammy Watkins will serve a two-game suspension this year but...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
With college football season less than a month away, some (but hopefully not all) preseason predictions and projections will be moot. Trust us, we’ve been digesting our thoughts on the upcoming season since the end of spring practice and even the...
David Fox
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Kickoff for the 2012 college football season is just around the corner. However, plenty of unanswered questions remain around the nation for every team. Injuries, quarterback battles and players that need to step up to make a run at the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Kickoff for the 2012 college football season is still two months away, but it's never too early to project how the year might play out. Athlon will be taking a look at how each position stacks up in the BCS conferences and nationally...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Athlon Sports likes a challenge.   Our conference-by-conference basketball coach rankings begin with the ACC, a  league dotted by new faces on the bench over the last two seasons.   The top of our rankings don’t bring too many...
David Fox
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Kickoff for the 2012 college football season is still two months away, but it's never too early to project how the year might play out. Athlon will be taking a look at how each position stacks up in the BCS conferences and nationally...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
Kickoff for the 2012 college football season is still two months away, but it's never too early to project how the year might play out. Athlon will be taking a look at how each position stacks up in the BCS conferences and nationally...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
College football expansion has taken over the hearts and minds of college football junkies everywhere. The sky is falling, rivalries are dead and the future of college football is in great peril. I am here to tell you that this just simply isn’...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
We're halfway through the Athlon Sports conference realignment draft with the first four rounds on Monday and rounds five through eight on Tuesday. As expected, the most prominent and consistent football programs have been gobbled up. Our...
David Fox
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
NC State finished 2011 by winning four out of their final five games. The Wolfpack return quarterback Mike Glennon, and a secondary that could be one of the best in the ACC.  Is NC State an ACC Title Contender in 2012? David Fox (@...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
The Heisman Trophy may be the most coveted trophy in all of sports. Ten of the last 11 winners of this priceless award have been quarterbacks. And since 1950, only one time has a non-offensive skill player — e.g., quarterback, running back or...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
The media and others may have jumped the gun by anointing Florida State as the class of the ACC’s Atlantic Division in 2011, but the rest of the division will be hard-pressed to keep the Seminoles out of the conference title game again this fall...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
With the completion of Athlon's college football Top 25 for 2012, it's time to take a look at the rest of the rankings, beginning with No. 26-35.  Note: Ranking is where team is projected to finish at the end of the 2012 season. 26...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
The 2012 college football season is still months away, but it's never too early to preview. Athlon continues its countdown to the upcoming season and spring previews by ranking the running backs in each of the BCS conferences. The...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
The 2012 college football season is still months away, but it's never too early to preview. Athlon continues its countdown to the upcoming season and spring previews by ranking the quarterbacks in each of the BCS conferences. The rankings take...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
by Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on twitter) and Braden Gall (@BradenGall) Ranking the coaches in any college football conference is a difficult task. Many factors play into just how successful a coach is at any school. How well are the...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
NC State Wolfpack
NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Preview: Midwest Region Top Dog — North Carolina (1) After getting shot-swatting forward John Henson back from a wrist injury suffered in the ACC Tournament, the Tar Heels suffered an even worse blow when ambidextrous...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
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The brackets are out, and the NCAA Tournament begins in just days. The editors at Athlon Sports are debating some of the hot topics regarding the Field of 68. Name two double-digit seeds that you believe will win at least one game. Mitch...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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By Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) and Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven) Related: Athlon's Early College Football Top 25 for 2012 Related: Athlon's Early ACC Predictions for 2012 Boston College Sept. 1 Miami Sept. 8 Maine Sept...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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Click here to read more ACC coverage by AthlonSports.com Boston College Sept. 1 Miami Sept. 8 Maine Sept. 15 at Northwestern Sept. 22 Bye Week  Sept. 29 Clemson Oct. 6 at Army Oct. 13 at Florida State Oct. 20 at Georgia Tech Oct...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Very Early 2012 ACC Predictions Atlantic Division 1. Florida State Key Returnees: QB EJ Manuel, RB Devonta Freeman, WR Rashad Greene, WR Rodney Smith, DE Brandon Jenkins, DE Bjoern Werner,...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
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by Mitch Light (@AthlonMitch on Twitter) Belk Bowl Louisville (7–5) vs. NC State (7–5) Date: Dec. 27 at 8 p.m. Location: Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, N.C. We knew Charlie Strong could recruit, and we knew he could run an...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago

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