My All-ACC ballot

Or … my love affair with Danny O’Brien

Here it is – my All-ACC football ballot. Let the gnashing of teeth begin.

First Team Offense

  • WR Conner Vernon Duke
  • WR Leonard Hankerson Miami
  • OT Anthony Costanzo Boston College
  • OT Orlando Franklin Miami
  • OG Rodney Hudson Florida State
  • OG Brandon Washington Miami
  • C Sean Bedford Georgia Tech
  • TE George Bryan N.C. State
  • RB Montel Harris Boston College
  • RB Anthony Allen Georgia Tech
  • QB Danny O’Brien Maryland
  • PK Chris Hazley Virginia Tech
  • Spc David Wilson Virginia Tech

First-Team Defense

  • DE Da’quan Bowers Clemson
  • DE Brandon Jenkins Florida State
  • DT Quinton Coples North Carolina
  • DT Jacobbi McDaniel Florida State
  • LB Luke Kuechly Boston College
  • LB Colin McCarthy Miami
  • LB Alex Wujciak Maryland
  • CB Xavier Rhodes Florida State
  • CB Greg Reid Florida State
  • S Kenny Tate Maryland
  • S Matt Daniels Duke
  • P Matt Bosher Miami

Second Team Offense

  • WR Torrey Smith Maryland
  • WR Dontrelle Inman Virginia
  • OT Seantrel Henderson Miami
  • OT Chris Hairston Clemson
  • OG Jonathan Cooper North Carolina
  • OG Jaymes Brooks Virginia Tech
  • C Dalton Freeman Clemson
  • TE Dwayne Allen Clemson
  • RB Keith Payne Virginia
  • RB Andre Ellington Clemson
  • QB Christian Ponder Florida State
  • PK Scott Blair Georgia Tech
  • Sp Tony Logan Maryland

Second Team Defense

  • DE Steven Friday Virginia Tech
  • DE Cam Johnson Virginia
  • DT John Graves Virginia Tech
  • DT Jarvis Jenkins Clemson
  • LB Sean Spence Miami
  • LB Abraham Kromah Duke
  • LB Nate Irving N.C. State
  • CB Rashad Carmichael Virginia Tech
  • CB Chase Minnifield Virginia
  • S Davon Morgan Virginia Tech
  • S Brandon Bishop N.C. State
  • P Jimmy Howell Virginia

Individual Awards 

  • Offense Player of the Year: Danny O’Brien Maryland
  • Offensive Rookie of the Year: Danny O’Brien Maryland
  • Defensive Player of the Year: Da’quan Bowers Clemson
  • Defensive Rookie of the Year: Xavier Rhodes Florida State
  • Player of the Year: Danny O’Brien Maryland
  • Rookie of the Year: Danny O’Brien Maryland
  • Coach of the Year: Frank Beamer, Virginia Tech
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