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ACC's lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich

Plenty of spring games = plenty of links. Here we go around the ACC:

Some wonder if teams will be able to defend Georgia Tech better after having seen it once. Well, don't forget that Georgia Tech is likely to be better at executing it, too.

If anyone knows how to defend that offense, though, it's Jim Grobe, and he was a bit surprised by how well his young defense has played this spring.

Demetrius Taylor's hard work finally seems to have paid off at Virginia Tech -- as one of the smallest starting defensive tackles the Hokies have had "in the modern era," according to Kyle Tucker of the Virginian Pilot.

NC State is in great shape at quarterback, but protecting them appears to be another matter.

Duke's quarterbacks were also looking good, and the offense was better than it was a year ago.

Here's a name to remember: Virginia receiver Matt Snyder.

"This isn't the last time his uniform will be dirty," coach Al Groh told reporters after the Cavaliers' spring game on Saturday.