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Tag: ACC football
Led by preseason MVP and returning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston (Bessemer, Ala.), defending national champion Florida State placed nine players on the 26-man preseason All-ACC team announced Wednesday.
The preseason media ACC football poll will come out later Monday. Here’s how I voted:
ACC Digital network host Jeff FIschel sits down with UVA football players Anthony Harris and Kevin Parks at ACC Kickoff to preview the upcoming season. Harris and Parks talk about the improvements they need to make on the field and being good leaders!
ACC Commissioner John Swofford looked ahead with excitement and anticipation on Sunday as he met with a record media contingent at the Atlantic Coast Conference’s 43rd annual Football Kickoff.
The 2014 ACC Football Kickoff has begun, and student-athletes have already enjoyed a memorable experience.
Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney releases a statement addressing the FFRF complaint, five ACC football players will be in attendance for the NFL Draft in New York, plus more, on this week’s ACC Now.
AFP editor Chris Graham is a guest on The Mark Moses Show on WSJZ Sports Radio 95 9 The Fan Melbourne, Fla. Chris and Mark talk ACC basketball, look ahead to the 2014 ACC football season and talk a little Super Bowl with a focus on former NC State quarterback Russell Wilson.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be a guest on WSJZ-Sports Radio 95.9 in Melbourne, Fla., on the Mark Moses Show, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 28, 2014).
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the dates the Notre Dame football team will face ACC opponents for the 2014, 2015 and 2016 seasons. The Fighting Irish will play the Cavaliers at Scott Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 in the only meeting between the teams during that span.
Virginia football player Anthony Harris was named to the SB Nation All-America first team. The honor makes Harris the first Cavalier to be named a first-team All-American by any outlet since Chris Long was a unanimous first-team All-American in 2007.
Heisman Trophy finalist Jameis Winston of Florida State leads the 2013 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Football Team, as selected by the league’s 14 head coaches. Winston was one of three unanimous first-team selections to the All-ACC team. He was joined by national rushing leader and fellow Heisman finalist Andre Williams of Boston College and Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins.
ESPN’s Heather Cox asked Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston about the sexual assault investigation that threatened to derail his Heisman Trophy candidacy and his future as a free man following FSU’s 45-7 win over Duke in the ACC Championship Game on Saturday.
Florida State has two Heisman Trophy winners in its storied history. Jameis Winston now has the chance to forever place his name alongside ‘Noles greats Charlie Ward and Chris Weinke. Winston, FSU’s redshirt freshman quarterback, was named one of six finalists for the 2013 Heisman Trophy Monday night.
With top-ranked Florida State, the Atlantic Coast Conference champion, leading the way, the ACC will place an NCAA-record 11 teams in bowl games. The total of 11 bowl-bound schools is the most in NCAA history and breaks a single-season mark of 10 bowl teams, originally set by the ACC in 2008.
Three losses in their last five games pushed the Virginia Tech Hokies from contention for a BCS spot to its first appearance in the Sun Bowl is more than 60 years. Virginia Tech (8-4, 5-3 ACC) will play UCLA (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12) in the Dec. 31 game in El Paso, Texas.