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2016 Schedule
9-4, 1st in ACC - Coastal
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13hMatt Fortuna

Ranking the ACC's bowl schedule

Clemson has a shot to win the national title it came up short of last season, but that's not the only bowl matchup of interest involving an ACC team.

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Virginia Tech among the nominees

Virginia Tech is one of Mark Schlabach's nominees for most surprising team this season. His pick for this category is Penn State, but what do you think? Vote now!

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Arkansas needs solid run game in Belk Bowl (2:30)
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Rittenberg likes Hokies in Belk Bowl

Virginia Tech may have lost the ACC title game, but it is moving in the right direction, and ESPN's Adam Rittenberg predicts Jerod Evans will be too much for Arkansas to handle in the Belk Bowl. Bowl Predictions

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Arkansas apologizes for Bielema ballot error

Arkansas apologized to Virginia Tech on Sunday for an error in Razorbacks coach Bret Bielema's final Amway Coaches Poll ballot that left off the ACC runner-up.

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Razorbacks need to find identity before bowl game (2:24)
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Reviewing every play that shaped the CFP

On fourth down at the 23 with 1:11 on the clock and down seven in the ACC title game, Virginia Tech QB Jerod Evans was hit as he threw. The pass fell short of a wide-open Bucky Hodges on a play that would have changed the playoff. McGee: Every inch matters

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Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

The Clemson touchdown that proved to be the game winner was set up by a third-and-14 heave to Deon Cain. Deshaun Watson broke down the play, which really ended with him having faith in his receivers to make one-on-one plays.

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Clemson holds on for second straight ACC title (1:42)
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Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Deshaun Watson is the best player in the country and "it's not even close," Dabo Swinney said.

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Watson makes statement for playoff and Heisman (1:21)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson cornerback Cordrea Tankersley had a performance to remember, with two interceptions against Virginia Tech -- including one to seal a 42-35 win in the ACC title game. He was mobbed by teammates afterward.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente says his team has come "a million miles" since they first started but there is obvious disappointment and heartbreak losing a close game to Clemson in the ACC title game.

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

A significant number of Virginia Tech fans are sticking around to celebrate a team few expected to be within a few points of an ACC championship. Justin Fuente said after the game the team has come a "million miles."

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Clemson couldn't shake the drama, winning in the same tight fashion over No. 23 Virginia Tech, 42-35. Close wins do not matter when you control your own destiny, and the Tigers are now headed to the College Football Playoff.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Favorites won 6 of the 8 major conference title games, but the ViewFromVegas is underdogs were 5-3 ATS. Temple (AAC) and Penn State (Big 10) pulled the outright upsets while Ohio (MAC), Wyoming (Mountain West) and Virginia Tech (ACC) also covered in losses.

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Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson breaks down teammates' performance in win over Virginia Tech (1:53)

Team Stats

Passing Yards263.334th
Rushing Yards184.956th
Points For34.436th
Points Against22.730th

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