ACC Articles

Mike McGlinchey
It’s another loaded weekend of great games and one that is shaping up to have a huge impact on the College Football Playoff race. As great as some of these college football matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to the...
Bryan Fischer
4 weeks ago
Trace McSorley and Saquon Barkley
We continue to learn more every week of the 2017 college football season. Last weekend, we learned that both Penn State and Notre Dame are exactly who we thought they were by way of a couple of outrageous beatdowns. We also are learning that the...
J.P. Scott
4 weeks ago
Ryan Finley, NC State Wolfpack Football
Week 9 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play is in full effect with just six weeks of games remaining, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for...
Steven Lassan
4 weeks ago
After suffering a disappointing loss to the Boston College Eagles last week, the Virginia Cavaliers will look to get back on the winning track as they travel to Heinz Field to take on the Pittsburgh Panthers.   In Virginia’s (5-2, 2-1...
Antwan Staley
4 weeks ago
Lamar Jackson
At the beginning of the season, one would have assumed the Louisville Cardinals would be a major favorite heading into this weekend's game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.   However, Louisville has not been consistent, and Wake...
Adam Kurkjian
4 weeks ago
Mark Richt
The Miami Hurricanes and the North Carolina Tar Heels have had two entirely two different seasons.   While the Hurricanes (6-0, 4-0 ACC) are still undefeated and are ranked eighth in the country, the Tar Heels (1-7, 0-5) have the worst...
Antwan Staley
4 weeks ago
Anthony Brown
Although the records might not be totally lopsided, the feelings around the Florida State Seminoles and Boston College Eagles programs are far from similar.   In a season that was supposed to be one where the Seminoles challenged for a...
Adam Kurkjian
4 weeks ago
Jimbo Fisher
We’re well past the midway mark of the college football season by this point and it really seems like Week 8 helped crystallize some of the biggest under (and over) achievers in the sport in more ways than one.   After all, Saturday...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
College Football Top 25: Brian Kelly, Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The eighth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Missouri Tigers Football Alternate Helmet
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Michael Pinckney, Miami Hurricanes Football
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. After last week was filled with upsets, the Week 8 slate provided few surprises, but Notre Dame (USC) and Penn State (Michigan)...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Malik Rosier, Miami Hurricanes Football
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season produced several big performances and memorable moments from the ACC. The Week 8 action started with Louisville's win over Florida State in Tallahassee, along with Pitt's road...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Paul Johnson
While the Wake Forest Demon Deacons had the week off, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are coming off one of the toughest losses a team can take.   The Yellow Jackets had ACC Coastal Division foe Miami beaten, only to see the Hurricanes...
Adam Kurkjian
1 month ago
We're halfway home! We seen some outrageous outcomes so far this college football season and the rankings we started with in the preseason look quite a bit different than what they do now. You think that won't be the case after the second...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Derwin James
A weekend of upsets has shaken up the college football world and made things very interesting on a number of fronts in Week 8. As great as some of the matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to the games within a game —...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
Eric Dungey
When looking at the schedule before the season, some probably though Miami’s game against Syracuse would be a bit of a cakewalk. But after last weekend, assuming anything close to that would be a mistake.   Syracuse is fresh off of...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Cam Phillips
We enter the final half of the season with North Carolina in an unaccustomed position. With an 0-4 conference record, the Tar Heels are out of the Coastal Division race. In each of Larry Fedora’s previous five seasons in Chapel Hill, there...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Jimbo Fisher
Perhaps the two most disappointing teams in the ACC will meet Saturday in Tallahassee as Florida State plays host to Louisville. FSU entered the season with a No. 3 national ranking while the Cardinals were ranked 16th. Neither will be ranked on...
Mike Ferguson
1 month ago
Mark Richt
It has been an interesting first six weeks of the season for the Miami Hurricanes. Hurricane Irma forced the Hurricanes to cancel their road game against Arkansas State and reschedule two more games (at Florida State, vs. Georgia Tech).  ...
Antwan Staley
1 month ago
Eric Dungey
Week 7 of the 2017 college football season was a lot of fun — depending on who you were rooting for. We saw four top 10 teams take losses, throwing quite the wrench in everything we thought we knew.   As Week 8 approaches, it's...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
With half of the 2017 college football season completed, it’s time to hand out some hardware in the form of midseason All-America selections. This list is likely to look drastically different by December, but the players honored and mentioned...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play and league showdowns go into full effect in mid-October, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
AJ Dillon
There are genuine good vibes around both programs as the Virginia Cavaliers and Boston College Eagles prepare to meet this weekend in Charlottesville in an ACC crossover game.   For Virginia, head coach Bronco Mendenhall's second year...
Adam Kurkjian
1 month ago
David Cutcliffe
It seems as though the Duke Blue Devils have already played two different seasons. Over the first four games, Duke averaged 40 points per game with each contest resulting in a victory. But during the last three, the Devils have scored just 37 total...
Jon Kinne
1 month ago
Kelly Bryant, Clemson Tigers Football
The 2017 college football season has reached the halfway point in the ACC, and it’s time to hand out midseason awards and make a few predictions for the second half of the year. Clemson suffered its first loss of the season against Syracuse...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago

Pages