ACC's lunchtime links
August, 16, 2011
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
Let's start where the news is, shall we?
- The Miami case isn't about giving money, attorney Maria Elena Perez said, it's about giving favors.
- But she also said the amount of gifts and services amounted to "thousands and thousands of dollars."
- Coach Al Golden said some of his players might have made some mistakes.
- True freshman quarterback David Watford has impressed Virginia coach Mike London.
- Duke has a solution to replace its injured starting center.
- Georgia Tech defensive coordinator Al Groh gave a progress report.
- BC running back Andre Williams knows his time is coming sooner than later.
- Of course, he's still behind Montel Harris, who is healthy and ready to run.
- It's a make-or-break season for a few Clemson sophomores.
- Clemson is still committed to the ACC.
- Because of injuries, UNC backup quarterback A.J. Blue is suddenly a first-team running back.
- FSU coach Jimbo Fisher is a defense-first guy.
- Maryland has a talented offensive lineman in Pete White, but he's got to find a way to reach and stay at his ideal weight.
- Dan Collins wrote that Wake Forest quarterback Tanner Price looked better in the Deacs' scrimmage than he did at any point last season.
- Virginia's offensive line will be good, but Mike London is still working on the depth there.
Final Georgia Tech 27 Virginia Tech 24 Final Iowa 24 Pittsburgh 20 Final Maryland 34 Syracuse 20 Final Tulane 13 Duke 47 Final Maine 10 Boston College 40 Final Louisville 34 Florida International 3 Final Virginia 33 21 BYU 41 Final Army 21 Wake Forest 24 Final North Carolina 41 East Carolina 70 Final Presbyterian 0 North Carolina State 42 Final Miami (FL) 31 24 Nebraska 41 Final/OT 22 Clemson 17 1 Florida State 23