ACC's lunchtime links
September, 14, 2012
By Heather Dinich | ESPN.com
One big game in each division this week.
- It's been a long journey for Miami safety A.J. Highsmith to get his first career start.
- NC State's linebackers are growing with each game.
- If UNC running back Giovani Bernard isn't ready to play against Louisville, A.J. Blue is.
- Will the UNC defense be ready for Teddy Bridgewater?
- Duke's injury situation isn't getting any better.
- FSU quarterback EJ Manuel succinctly summed up the Noles' last game against Wake from his perspective: "It sucked."
- Andrea Adelson talked to Seminoles.com about Notre Dame joining the ACC, and a few surprises from the league in the first two weeks.
- The Hokies' lack of depth in the secondary could be exposed at Pitt.
- Maryland safety Matt Robinson will finally return to the field after missing 11 straight games.
- Will Virginia's defense be ready for the Jackets on short notice this year?
- Dabo Swinney's latest contract has some eye-popping numbers in it.
- BC receiver Alex Amidon has caught himself by surprise this year by being one of the league's leading receivers.
- Hokies' quarterback Logan Thomas is at his best in two-minute situations.
12:00 PM ET Georgia Tech Virginia Tech 12:00 PM ET Iowa Pittsburgh 12:30 PM ET Maryland Syracuse 12:30 PM ET Tulane Duke 1:00 PM ET Maine Boston College 3:30 PM ET Louisville Florida International 3:30 PM ET Virginia 21 BYU 3:30 PM ET Army Wake Forest 3:30 PM ET North Carolina East Carolina 6:00 PM ET Presbyterian North Carolina State 8:00 PM ET Miami (FL) 24 Nebraska 8:00 PM ET 22 Clemson 1 Florida State