At least three redshirt freshmen will start their playing careers at Wake Forest this weekend -- all on defense.
We know at least one starter for North Carolina's opener against LSU -- quarterback T.J. Yates.
Tom O'Brien's choice for his starting halfback simply came down to performances in the last scrimmage.
Duke's defense is going to use a little 3-4, some 4-3 and a true stack, 3-5, to keep offenses off-guard.
Duke has made a lot of progress under David Cutcliffe, but the month of November is when it must happen next.
There were some surprises on Virginia's depth chart, and several unknowns still remain.
There has been a lot of praise for Virginia Tech quarterback Tyrod Taylor, adding up to what's expected to be a breakout season for the senior.
FSU quarterback Christian Ponder and coach Jimbo Fisher enter this season as college football's "power couple," and their fates will also be intertwined this fall. Ponder is now the face of the program.
Virginia Tech running back David Wilson made it impossible for the staff to keep him off the field this year.
Marcus Gilchrist's versatility will help defend the Mean Green this weekend.
Miami offensive lineman Seantrel Henderson is so huge teammate Orlando Franklin could hide behind him.
Georgia Tech freshman Synjyn Days is helping the Jackets prepare for their opener.
The Washington Post predicts Florida State and Virginia Tech will play for the title.
Jimbo Fisher is one of the first-year head coaches most likely to succeed this season, and the ACC's place in the BCS hierarchy is behind the SEC, Big Ten and Big 12, writes Dennis Dodd.