ACC lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich

Clemson freshman defensive end Da'Quan Bowers is listed as the starter for Thursday night's game against Wake Forest, but beat writer Paul Strelow of the Columbia State reported it's a 50-50 chance.

Randy Shannon deserves more time to build the program and Miami fans need more patience. Agreed.

Is Wake Forest stuck being an "air-it-out" team? Jim Grobe hopes to eventually add that other dimension.

With the recent injury to Virginia Tech running back Kenny Lewis Jr., it's time for Josh Oglesby to "turn it loose."

Sewer grates and scooters: Not a good combo for a 6-foot-6, 315-pound offensive lineman. Lesson learned in Clemson.