ACC Articles

Nick Saban
The calendar is set to turn to the page to October and as sure as the leaves turning, the pumpkin-spiced lattes going on sale and the conference races in college football are heating up.   As much as the fantastic non-conference slate...
Bryan Fischer
10 months ago
Tommy Armstrong
With the exception of two games on Thursday night this week, the first full month of the 2016 college football season is in the books. And as expected, plenty of players are having a breakout year at the quarterback position. Whether it’s a...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Les Miles
The coaching carousel is underway in earnest and it’s not even Halloween. Most notably, Les Miles now finds himself out of a job at LSU with the season not even halfway done.   Related: 10 Coaching Candidates to Replace Les...
Bryan Fischer
10 months ago
Ranking college football teams is a thankless job — I get that. Be that as it may, it's still a job, and one of the most important there is in college football. The rankings drive the narrative. They're what give us marquee matchups...
J.P. Scott
10 months ago
Les Miles
LSU has fired coach Les Miles four games into the 2016 season. Miles was on the verge of getting fired last season but survived for another year after the Tigers defeated Texas A&M in the regular season finale. Miles was hired to replace Nick...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Derek Barnett
Week 4 of the 2016 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments. Tennessee rallied in the second half to end an 11-game losing streak to Florida, Wisconsin scored a huge road win over Michigan State, and Texas A...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
James Quick
Last week after blowing out the then-second-ranked Florida State 63-20, Louisville became the trendy pick to not only win the ACC but also get into the College Football Playoff. Now the Cardinals will have to put last week’s win behind...
Antwan Staley
10 months ago
Devine Redding
Few probably expected this matchup between ACC and Big Ten programs to be one with two undefeated teams at the start of the season, but Wake Forest has done its part to arrive in Bloomington this weekend with a 3-0 record. Three games in and Dave...
Kevin McGuire
10 months ago
Brian Kelly
Notre Dame fans waited nine months for the football season to start. In 13 days, the hopes and dreams of the Fighting Irish faithful were essentially gone.   The College Football Playoff is no longer a possibility and at 1-2 Notre Dame...
Jon Kinne
10 months ago
James Conner
The full slate of ACC matchups doesn’t begin until next Saturday, but one of the season’s most important Coastal Division games will be played this week. Pittsburgh heads to Chapel Hill on Saturday and the result of the...
Jon Kinne
10 months ago
Chad Kelly
The Week 4 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Michigan State-Wisconsin, Florida-Tennessee and Texas A&M-Arkansas. Additionally, conference...
Mitch Light
10 months ago
Ken Ekanem
When Justin Fuente was hired to replace Frank Beamer as Virginia Tech's head coach, some wondered what type of identity the Hokies would develop. Would Virginia Tech be the offensive juggernaut that Memphis was under Fuente? Or would the Hokies...
Jon Kinne
10 months ago
Eric Dungey
Style-wise, you couldn't come up with two more polar opposite philosophies than these two Northeast programs.   Bob Diaco, now in his third year at UConn, prides his teams on strong defense and a pro-style offense that still has the...
Adam Kurkjian
10 months ago
Cooper Rush
After three games, the Virginia Cavaliers are still searching for their first win under new head coach Bronco Mendenhall. On Saturday, the Cavaliers will once again attempt to get into the win column as they will host the Central Michigan Chippewas...
Antwan Staley
10 months ago
Can Florida State get up off the mat or will South Florida head coach Willie Taggart notch a marquee victory? That’s the question that will be answered Saturday as the Seminoles and Bulls square off for just the fourth time at Raymond James...
Mike Ferguson
10 months ago
Jalen Hurd
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season is in the books and so is the non-conference slate for most of the teams across the country. As a result, the move into league play is set to produce some interesting games all over the map as the season...
Bryan Fischer
10 months ago
Dabo Swinney
Week 3 of the 2016 college football season certainly had its share out outrageousness. We had the five-time defending FCS champion taking down Iowa in Iowa City, Ohio State beating Oklahoma in Norman by three touchdowns and Louisville obliterating...
J.P. Scott
10 months ago
Deshaun Watson
The Clemson Tigers have not fared well recently at Georgia Tech's Bobby Dodd Stadium, and that's putting it mildly.   When Clemson last visited in 2014, the Yellow Jackets handed the Tigers their most recent regular season loss, 28-6...
Adam Kurkjian
10 months ago
Josh Rosen
College football’s Week 4 slate kicks off on Thursday night with an ACC showdown between Clemson and Georgia Tech. The Tigers have a huge showdown against Louisville next Saturday, but coach Dabo Swinney’s team can’t overlook the...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Lamar Jackson
The 2016 college football season is only three weeks old. However, it’s never too early to look back at the preseason rankings and identify a few teams that have impressed or are poised to easily exceed projections. Louisville has emerged as...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Lamar Jackson
Week 3 featured several high-profile matchups, but the big winners on Saturday were Louisville, Alabama and Ohio State. The Cardinals dominated Florida State to take a huge step forward in the ACC title race, while Alabama knocked off Ole Miss to...
Steven Lassan
10 months ago
Bob Stoops
After another crazy weekend of college football, we knew there would be some shakeup in the AP Top 25 Poll. Louisville rocketed to No. 3, and deservedly so. The Cardinals' blowout win over Florida State was nothing short of impressive, boosting...
J.P. Scott
10 months ago
As the final minutes of Ohio State’s romp over Oklahoma ticked by and thoughts turned to what the college football universe looked like after Week 3, one couldn’t help but wonder why the television networks and marketers hadn’t...
Bryan Fischer
10 months ago
Justin Jackson
Few would have expected Northwestern to be still searching for its first win of the season by the time Duke rolled into Evanston in Week 3, but here we are. The Wildcats lost a tough one in the opener against Western Michigan and then took a second...
Kevin McGuire
10 months ago
Isaiah Ford
Neither Virginia Tech nor Boston College is quite where each respective program wants to be at the start of the season.   Although the Eagles are coming off of a 26-7 win over UMass last weekend, they started off with a disappointing 17-14...
Adam Kurkjian
10 months ago

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