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What's the biggest spring storyline for each top 25 team?

Spring practices are beginning. Whether it's replacing a coach or a quarterback, evaluating a big-name transfer or getting top recruits into the mix, each of our top 25 teams faces uncertainties.

The big 3 RBs of the 2017 NFL draft (0:57)

Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

It likely won't matter, but Florida State star safety Derwin James (knee) received a redshirt and enters 2017 as a sophomore again. He'll still be eligible for the draft after this season. Fellow safety Nate Andrews (pectoral) received a medical redshirt, extending his career. Andrews played in every game his first three seasons before the midseason injury in 2016.

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3dGerry Hamilton

Early commit: DE Stacy Kirby to Florida State

With five ESPN Junior 300 verbal commitments already in the fold, Jimbo Fisher and FSU added a sixth when DE Stacy Kirby picked the Seminoles.

Barnhart's Mt. Rushmore of college coaches (2:49)

Craig Haubert ESPN Staff Writer 

Daniel Faalele (OL at IMG out of Australia) is physically impressive in size & in a few reps of 1-on-1 can see why already gaining interest despite lack of experience

Craig Haubert ESPN Staff Writer 

One of the most intriguing prospects in the 2018 class - OL Daniel Faalele (IMG). Huge OL out of Australia- Limited experience but lot of potential. Said he was at Florida State yesterday. Very interested to see him in action today at Orlando Nike Regional

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8dDavid M. Hale

ACC position rankings: Special teams

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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8dAndrea Adelson

ACC position rankings: Defensive backs

Florida State's secondary should be among the nation's best; Louisville and Georgia Tech both expect to be strong on the back end, too.

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9dAndrea Adelson

ACC position rankings: Running backs

We take the pulse of 2017 ACC rushing attacks, including a look at the stockpile of talent Florida State will call upon to replace Dalvin Cook.

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10dTodd McShay

McShay's Top 32: Cook a home run threat

One of the FBS leaders in yards from scrimmage in 2016, Dalvin Cook truly can do it all. Only Leonard Fournette ranks higher than Cook among running backs in this year's draft class.

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10dAndrea Adelson

ACC position rankings: Defensive line

Clemson could have the nation's best defensive line, and despite losing DeMarcus Walker the line at Florida State isn't too far behind.

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11dAndrea Adelson

ACC position rankings: Quarterback

Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson leads the pack, and Florida State's Deondre Francois is on the rise.

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11dCraig Haubert

Which teams are already rolling in 2018 recruiting?

Alabama is nowhere to be found with its 2018 class, but other schools, headlined by Penn State, Florida State and Kansas, yes that Kansas, are racking up 2018 recruits.

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14dAdam Rittenberg

Five defensive players who could win the Heisman Trophy

Tackling quarterbacks and running backs on the field is hard enough. Prying the Heisman from their grasp is nearly impossible. But is this the year a defensive player gets to strike the pose?

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16dTom Luginbill

Teams with better CFP odds after signing day

Signing day is over, but these playoff contenders helped their chances by filling needs and landing top prospects in their 2017 recruiting classes.

Roundtable Discussion: Dealing with Athletes That Protest (8:57)

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