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North Carolina Tar Heels
Logan Thomas
True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats. With that in mind, we scoured the ACC to put together...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
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Jameis Winston
With Oregon’s loss to Stanford on Thursday night, Florida State is officially in the driver’s seat to play for the national title. And the Seminoles continued to win in impressive fashion, handling Wake Forest 59-3.North Carolina and...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Stephen Morris
The ACC dominated the college football spotlight last Saturday, as Florida State-Miami took center stage as a top-10 matchup. The Seminoles handled the Hurricanes with ease, essentially locking up the Atlantic Division.Miami’s Coastal...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Bryn Renner
North Carolina quarterback Bryn Renner suffered a shoulder injury against NC State and will miss the rest of the 2013 season.Renner threw for 1,765 yards and 10 touchdowns this season and completed 65.8 percent of his throws.Losing Renner is a...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Andre Williams
With 10 weeks in the books, Florida State has clearly separated itself from the rest of the ACC. The Seminoles have dominated the No. 2 and No. 3 teams in Athlon’s weekly ACC power rankings and jumped into the No. 2 spot in the release of the...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Tyler Boyd
Another showdown of top-10 teams in the ACC resulted in another Florida State blowout victory. The Seminoles dominated Miami for a 41-14 lead, which certainly doesn’t hurt Florida State’s quest to be one of the top-two teams in the BCS...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
This preview and more on North Carolina and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 10 North Carolina Facts & FiguresLast season:...
Athlon Sports
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Jameis Winston
The ACC is back under the national spotlight in Week 10. Florida State-Clemson was the marquee national game two weeks ago, but the Seminoles easily handled the Tigers in Death Valley.Is the stage set for another Florida State blowout on Saturday...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Anthony Boone
The ACC was short on intriguing matchups for Week 9. Florida State suffered no letdown from its win against Clemson, dominating NC State for a 49-17 victory. The Tigers got back into the win column with a 40-27 win at Maryland.Miami needed another...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
David Cutcliffe
The ACC was short on marquee games for Week 9, but the conference provided some intrigue.Duke upset Virginia Tech to earn bowl eligibility for the second consecutive season.Florida State and North Carolina cruised to easy victories, while Miami...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Stephen Morris
After a week in the spotlight for the anticipated Florida State-Clemson matchup, the ACC lacks a marquee game for Week 9.Florida State ranks No. 2 in the first release of the BCS standings, and the Seminoles look to stay unbeaten with NC State...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Jimbo Fisher
Florida State is back. After the Seminoles’ 51-14 victory over Clemson, it’s clear the ACC Championship runs through Tallahassee.The Seminoles dominated the Tigers on Saturday night and made a statement in the national title picture....
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Jameis Winston
The much-hyped showdown in ACC turned out to be a one-sided affair.Florida State and Clemson was only the fourth meeting with two ACC teams ranked in the top five of the Associated Press poll, but the Seminoles simply dominated the Tigers in a 51-...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Jameis Winston
After spending most of the year out of the spotlight with few marquee matchups, the national focus in college football for Week 8 is in the ACC.Clemson-Florida State is a matchup of two top-five teams, with the winner of this game staying alive in...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
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
6 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
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
6 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
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
6 months ago
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North Carolina entered 2013 with high expectations. The Tar Heels finished 8-4 with NCAA sanctions preventing this team from playing in a bowl game last season and was picked by some to win the Coastal Division.However, North Carolina has been one...
Steven Lassan
6 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
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
6 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
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
6 months ago
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Steven Lassan
7 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Stephen Morris
Week 1 was a good debut for most of the teams in the ACC. North Carolina was handled by South Carolina on the road, but Virginia knocked off BYU, and Clemson scored a huge non-conference victory over Georgia.Although non-conference wins aren’...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
North Carolina Tar Heels
Week 1 of the 2013 college football season is in the books, and a few coaches are feeling the pressure after their opening week performance.Connecticut’s Paul Pasqualoni takes the top spot in Athlon’s hot seat rankings after Week 1. The...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
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Tajh Boyd
Considering the bad losses suffered by some of the other BCS leagues, Week 1 was a solid debut for the ACC in 2013.Clemson scored a huge victory against Georgia, which should propel the Tigers into a top-five spot in most weekly polls. Clemson...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago
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South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney didn’t make a huge impact on the stat sheet on Thursday night (three tackles), but the junior was around the line of scrimmage most of the night. Clowney’s presence altered North Carolina...
Steven Lassan
7 months ago

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