Can anyone in the ACC stop the Noles?

Fresh off stressing just how devilishly difficult it is for a given college football team to go undefeated once, let alone in consecutive campaigns, we find ourselves staring at a Florida State squad that’s so bursting at every seam with every flavor of talent that it may actually be properly equipped to bull through all challengers on accumulated wealth and strength alone. Right?

Maybe. Some things to remember, apart from that whole business about the near-impossibility of repeat runs: Like fellow BCS title game participant Auburn, Florida State enjoyed some extraordinary luck last season; and as with Auburn, it's not a slight to say so.

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