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.
12:30 PM ET Virginia Tech Wake Forest 3:30 PM ET Syracuse Pittsburgh 3:30 PM ET 24 Louisville Notre Dame 3:30 PM ET Boston College 3 Florida State 3:30 PM ET Georgia State 22 Clemson 7:00 PM ET Miami (FL) Virginia