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ACC has 43 players chosen in 2017 NFL Draft

The ACC had 43 players chosen in the 2017 National Football League Draft over the past three days in Philadelphia.


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Final tally: ACC has 26 selected in 2016 NFL Draft

The Atlantic Coast Conference had 26 players chosen in the 2016 NFL Draft, which concluded three days of activity Saturday in Chicago, Illinois.


UVA cornerback Maurice Canady taken by Baltimore Ravens in 2016 NFL Draft

UVA senior cornerback Maurice Canady was selected by the Baltimore Ravens during Saturday’s sixth round of the NFL Draft.


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ACC has 14 selected in first three rounds of 2016 NFL Draft

The Atlantic Coast Conference had 14 players chosen in the first three rounds and two days of the 2016 NFL Draft, including 10 draftees on Friday night.


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2016 NFL Draft: ACC has four selected in first round

The Atlantic Coast Conference had four first round selections on the first day of the NFL’s 2016 Draft.


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Bucky Hodges returning to Virginia Tech for junior season

Virginia Tech tight end Bucky Hodges announced on Twitter Wednesday that he will remain at Virginia Tech after considering entering the 2016 NFL Draft.


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William and Mary receiver Tre McBride taken by Tennessee Titans in 2015 NFL Draft

Former William and Mary standout wide receiver Tre McBride was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the 245th overall pick in the seventh round of the NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon.


Press Conference: UVA linebacker Max Valles talks NFL Draft selection by Oakland Raiders

UVA sophomore linebacker Max Valles talks with the media after being selected by the Oakland Raiders in the sixth round of the 2015 NFL Draft on Saturday.


UVA linebacker Max Valles selected by the Oakland Raiders in the 2015 NFL Draft

Virginia sophomore outside linebacker Max Valles (Sicklerville, N.J.) was selected by the Oakland Raiders during Saturday’ssixth round of the National Football League Draft. Valles was the 179th overall pick.


Press Conference: UVA linebacker Eli Harold on NFL Draft

UVA linebacker Eli Harold talks with reporters after being selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft on Friday.


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ACC has 20 players selected In first three rounds of 2015 NFL Draft

After having nine players drafted in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Atlantic Coast Conference saw a total of 11 players taken in the second and third rounds, giving it 20 total players drafted in the first three rounds of this year’s draft in Chicago.


UVA linebacker Eli Harold taken in NFL Draft third round by San Francisco 49ers

UVA junior defensive end Eli Harold (Virginia Beach, Va.) was selected by the San Francisco 49ers during Friday’s third round of the National Football League Draft. Harold was the 79th overall pick.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks Baltimore, 2016 politics, NFL Draft

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks news and sports with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450 in Lexington, Va. The segment reviews the latest news in the Baltimore police death investigation and aftermath, recent polling in the 2016 presidential race and the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.


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Nine ACC alums taken in NFL Draft first round: Ties for most of any conference

When Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was tabbed as the first pick in the 2015 NFL Draft it marked the first time since 2006 that an Atlantic Coast Conference football player has been the first player chosen in the Draft.


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Podcast: The latest on Baltimore, the 2015 NFL Draft

AFP editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450 in Lexington. The segment begins with a look at the ongoing riots in Baltimore after the death in police custody of an unarmed black man. Then with a shift of gears the conversation turns to the normal Tuesday menu of sports, with a focus on the upcoming NFL Draft.


College Football Playoff: It worked

Ohio State wasn’t even supposed to be in the College Football Playoff. Remember that bit of controversy? The Buckeyes jumped TCU and Baylor after blasting Wisconsin in the B1G Championship Game, and the Big 12 wanted a congressional investigation.


Stay or go? UVA linebacker Max Valles declaring for NFL Draft

Remember when UVA linebacker Max Valles was adamant that he wasn’t going to declare for the NFL Draft? That was so-o-o last month.


Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams selected to NFL Pro Bowl

The National Football League announced today that tackle Trent Williams has been selected to the 2015 Pro Bowl. The annual contest of the NFL’s best will take place Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.


Mike London on Eli Harold decision to leave UVA

Mike London on Eli Harold’s decision to leave UVA to declare for the 2015 NFL Draft.


UVA football: Max Valles staying, Eli Harold going

The rumor mill had UVA linebacker Max Valles leaving school for the NFL Draft. He’s not; but teammate Eli Harold is.


Washington Redskins sign cornerback Justin Rogers

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent cornerback Justin Rogers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.


Washington Redskins announce roster moves

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent linebacker Trevardo Williams to the team’s practice squad. In addition, the team released tackle Michael Huey from its practice squad.


Redskins waive former UVA cornerback Chase Minnifield

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have waived former UVA cornerback Chase Minnifield among a series of roster moves.


Washington signs linebacker Everette Brown

Washington announced today that they have signed free agent linebacker Everette Brown and placed linebacker Brian Orakpo on the team’s Reserve/Injured list.


Press Conference: Washington coach Jay Gruden

Highlights from Friday’s press conference with Washington coach Jay Gruden. Washington (1-3) hosts defending Super Bowl champ Seattle (2-1) on Monday Night Football this week.


Redskins make roster moves

The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent cornerback Richard Crawford and free agent safety Jamarca Sanford.


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ACC announces 2014 Football Championship Game Legends Class

The ACC announced the 2014 Class of Legends for its 10th Annual Dr Pepper Football Championship Game, which will be played in Charlotte, N.C. on December 6.