With schedules that vary in difficulty, do Coastal teams that face an easier Atlantic division slate have an advantage?
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There's plenty of talent in the ACC, with Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson at the top of the list of our all-conference team.
Craig Haubert ESPN Staff Writer
Pair of FBS commits for Grayson off. - RB #5 Kurt Taylor a Michigan commit @ Duke OL commit Will Taylor #77
Duke is coming off its first bowl win since 1960. But a tougher schedule this season could end the team's three-year streak of at least eight wins.
Garnet and gold, Clemson's orange, and Miami's too. Pitt's classic look and Louisville's angry birds, who's uniforms are the best?
Now is as good a time as any to unveil our ACC preseason position rankings. Today, we rank the front seven.
With Duke's defense taking on a new look, linebacker Ben Humphreys is emerging as a physical, emotional leader.
Duke has suspended two football players, including starting safety Phillip Carter, for the first three games of the season for unspecified reasons.
Veterans like Derwin James (FSU) and Josh Harvey-Clemons (Louisville) give the Seminoles and Cardinals the ACC's most complete secondaries.
David Cutcliffe, who was Peyton Manning's QB coach at Tennessee, named a drill after his protege as a reminder to his team of its significance.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Duke's Bryon Fields (ACL) is dealing with some soreness in his knee, coach David Cutcliffe said, but nothing unexpected. "He's looked incredible," Cutcliffe said of Fields, who missed all last season. "He won't back down, so we had to back him down a little." Cutcliffe said he expects Fields to get some work in Friday's scrimmage.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Duke QB Thomas Sirk (Achilles) still hasn't participated in team drills during fall camp and won't scrimmage Friday. David Cutcliffe says he needs to see Sirk cut, change directions and run at his normal 40 time by early next week if he's to start Week 1. "It's going to be nip and tuck," Cutcliffe said.
Clemson enters the season with the ACC's best group of pass-catchers, a unit featuring good size, veteran savvy, and exciting young talent.
Will the ACC move to a nine-game conference schedule? Two teams who voted for eight games in 2014, Virginia Tech and Pitt, could be swayed to change.
No matter who you like as the No. 1 stable of backs, we all can agree the ACC is loaded with proven commodities at the position.
Record-setting Clemson signal-caller Deshaun Watson tops our preseason quarterback rankings in the ACC.
From Gus Malzahn losing high school state championships to the officiating fiasco in Duke-Miami last year, coaches reflect on the most painful losses of their careers.
With a little more than two weeks until the ACC kicks off its season, it's time to see where all 14 team stand in the preseason ACC Power Rankings.
The ACC football schedule is about to change. Whether that change means an increase to nine conference games is unclear at this moment.
Duke linebacker Ben Humphreys and Clemson linebacker Dorian O'Daniel tops our list of the ACC's potential breakout stars on defense this fall.
Jack Sears, the top uncommitted 2017 QB prospect, is now on board with Duke. Read below to see why this verbal is a perfect match for both Sears and the Blue Devils:What he brings: He possesses ideal height and an athletic build that is still somewhat of a late-bloomer in terms of physical maturity.
Duke depends on DeVon Edwards
When it comes to returning kicks, why wouldn't the Blue Devils? Edwards' six career return touchdowns make him a versatile threat every time he fields a kickoff, and he's been recognized by Phil Steele. Steele's All-Americans (Insider)
Some deserving players didn't crack our preseason list of the top 25 players in the ACC. Here are a few near misses who could make it by season's end.
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