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Increased investment in football programs across the league has attracted high-quality coaches and contributed to the ACC's recent on-field success.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson said quarterback Kendall Hinton is completely healthy and enters fall camp as the starter. Hinton is a natural talent as a dual-threat quarterback, and shown flashes for making some big plays. But the key for Hinton is staying healthy, something that has been an issue over the last two seasons.
ACC media days kick off Thursday, with Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson and two of his players scheduled to take the podium at approximately 3:21 p.m. ET. Watch live on ACCN Extra/WatchESPN.
A season ago, Jimbo Fisher thought Florida State would be good in 2017. The time has arrived, but first the Seminoles face an ACC schedule that includes the defending national champion. Find out how the conference shapes up.
Preseason media events rarely provide news, but sometimes it becomes clear a player is headed for greatness, and the ACC again has a few candidates.
Anderson named to Rimington Award watch list
Wake Forest C Ryan Anderson was one of five ACC players named to the Rimington Award watch list. The award honors the nation's top center.
Ejiofor on Bednarik Award watch list
The ACC is well represented on the preseason Bednarik Award watch list with 18 players, including Wake Forest DE Duke Ejiofor. The honor is given to the nation's top defensive player.
After a (sort of) down year, the SEC is loaded again in 2017. But the ACC and Big Ten are right there. So which league enters 2017 as the deepest in the country?
While defenses could be historically strong in the ACC this fall, based on returning talent, the teams that buck that trend should be favorites.
With Dalvin Cook, Wayne Gallman, James Conner and other productive runners moving on, it's a changing of the guard at running back in the ACC.
Exciting young talent at Florida State and toughness in the trenches at NC State make them contenders in a loaded division.
While strong QB play got the ACC's headlines in 2016, the defenses, which feature some of the league's top stars, may generate a national buzz in '17.