ACC's lunchtime links

Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich

Uh oh. (Ryan) Houston, we have a problem. The top three headlines in today's Raleigh News & Observer were all about Duke and Carolina basketball. Let's focus, people, focus. We've got some football left to play here.

Besides, UNC football has enough distractions this week. Like, say, Tennessee.

Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson knows his team is going to get whistled for a chop block, he just doesn't know when. In the process of airing out a few grievances about this with ACC coordinator of officials Doug Rhoads, Johnson earned himself an invitation to tell ACC officials all about chop blocks.

Miami's progress might not be as fast as some fans would like, but the Canes are a heck of a lot better off than they were last year. Don't watch their game against Virginia Tech, though, without a little Wild Turkey.

Miami receiver Sam Shields says he's gotten his "mojo back." This guy never really lost it.