ACC's lunchtime links

Officially throwing my hat in the ring for the vacant Cubs managerial job. Just waiting on Theo's call...

Days after aggravating an ankle injury against USF, Stephen Morris says he's feeling better and regrets comments critical of the Bulls, writes the Sun Sentinel.

NC State QB Brandon Mitchell is close to returning from a foot injury he suffered in Week 1, writes the Charlotte Observer.

After showing concussion symptoms following a win over Virginia, Pitt QB Tom Savage appears to be on track to start this week's game, writes the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

More walking wounded among the ACC QB ranks: Logan Thomas is dealing with foot and abdominal problems as the Hokies get set for UNC, writes the Richmond Times Dispatch.

As the offensive struggles mount, the wide receivers are taking their share of criticism at Virginia, writes The Roanoke Times.

Maryland kicker Brad Craddock has gotten some help from an accomplished mentor en route to a strong start in 2013, writes the Baltimore Sun.

Clemson's ground game is getting an injection of talent as D.J. Howard finally appears healthy and ready to contribute, writes the Post and Courier.

Florida State's defense knows it needs to make some improvements before high-flying Maryland arrives, writes the Orlando Sentinel.

After Boston College's ground game paced a solid effort against FSU, The Boston Herald writes that Chase Rettig will get his shot to put up big numbers this week against Army.

History doesn't exactly favor Georgia Tech this week when it takes on Miami in a huge Coastal Division matchup, writes the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

The News & Observer breaks down Duke's win over Troy and says the Blue Devils must cut down on all the big plays they've allowed.

Terrel Hunt could be the key to making Syracuse's pistol offense run smoothly, writes Orange Fizz.

In the wake of some critical comments from tailback A.J. Blue, Tar Heel Blog wonders if there might be some problems brewing inside the North Carolina locker room.