With spring ball not far off, we continue our check-in on the ACC's top units with a look at special teams, where Virginia Tech leads a solid pack.
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Clemson is once again the class of ACC pass-catchers.
Clemson could have the nation's best defensive line, and despite losing DeMarcus Walker the line at Florida State isn't too far behind.
Kevin Patrick has been hired as NC State's new defensive line coach.
Running back Erin Collins is expected to get an opportunity fill the Wolfpack's need for a versatile, change-of-pace runner.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
SOURCE: NC State defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen is leaving for the same post with the New Orleans Saints. Fox Sports first reported the move. Nielsen coached a defensive line that rivaled Clemson's for best in the ACC last year.
Did any team's recruiting class last week shake up how we think the conference will shake out come the fall?
Florida State, Clemson, Miami and Virginia Tech hauled in top-25 recruiting classes. North Carolina and Louisville weren't too far behind.
Florida State and Clemson, as expected, dominated on the national signing day, but Mark Richt has Miami right on their heels.
Wolfpack's pro day workouts set for March 20
NC State is scheduled to hold its pro day for this year's draft-eligible prospects on March 20 at 8 a.m. ET. Pro day schedules
Bradley Chubb back for more in 2017
Chubb ranked fourth nationally in tackles for loss (22) and 19th in sacks (10.5) last season. He'll continue to play a big role for NC State on a defensive line that will return mostly intact next fall. Top 25 returning players (Insider)
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
Here are the schools that voted against the proposal to ban offseason trips for practice during a vacation period: NC State, North Carolina, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Pitt, Syracuse, Illinois, Michigan, South Carolina, Washington, West Virginia.
NC State has named former Wisconsin defensive back Aaron Henry as the Wolfpack's new safeties coach.
Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson and a bevy of Florida State Seminoles lead the top 25 returning players in the ACC.
The ACC might be losing Deshaun Watson, Mitch Trubisky and more, but it returns Lamar Jackson and Deondre Francois to lead the way at quarterback.
From Deshaun Watson to Jonathan Allen to Dalvin Cook, it was a bowl season filled with spectacular performances. Here are the best of the best.
It was a banner season for the ACC, and the biggest story was quarterback Deshaun Watson leading Clemson to a national championship.
NC State needs a kicker and help at running back and wide receiver this offseason.
It's certainly not the biggest prize they've won this week, but members of national champion Clemson dominate the bowl season All-ACC team.
Florida State should be among the nation's elite next season, returning numerous impact players, including quarterback Deondre Francois.
Doeren involved in championship MegaCast
NC State coach Dave Doeren will take part in the Coaches Film Room broadcast during Monday night's national championship game. 8:15 p.m. ET on ESPNews/WatchESPN
Bradley Chubb had a second- or third-round grade, but he said his decision to return to NC State was about more than just his NFL draft stock.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb will return for his senior season, huge news for a Wolfpack defense that brings back 16 starters for 2017. Every starter on the line returns off a group that had 89 tackles for loss and 37 sacks. Chubb had 10.5 sacks and 22 TFLs on his own and is a likely choice for preseason All-ACC honors.
For years, the ACC fought the idea that it wasn't on par with the SEC or Big Ten. But its 2016 bowl record is further proof the landscape has changed.
Has the ACC already won bowl season?
The ACC can finish no worse than 8-4 in bowl games, but the SEC can still finish with an 8-5 record and a national championship. A 5-5 record is within reach for the Big Ten.