Thursday, August 8, 2013
ACC's lunchtime links
By Matt Fortuna
Never change, Manning family.
- Steve Addazio is looking for leaders to emerge at BC, Jack McCluskey writes on ESPNBoston.com.
- Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins is hoping to be more versatile this year, Mandrallius Robinson writes in the Greenville News.
- Matt Skura is ready to step into the middle at Duke, Laura Keeley writes in the Raleigh News & Observer.
- FSU is not giving up on Greg Dent, even if the legal system progresses slowly, Coley Harvey writes in the Orlando Sentinel.
- Georgia Tech's Francis Kallon is struggling to practice with consistency, Ken Sugiura writes in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- The Baltimore Sun's Jeff Barker says that Maryland's offense may move from stalled to to stalwart in 2013.
- AthlonSports' Braden Gall counts down the best defensive backs in the BCS era — and Miami has four in the top 30.
- UNC has lost Shakeel Rashad, sophomore safety Sam Smiley and freshman receiver Dalton Stogner to season-ending injuries, Andrew Carter writes in the Raleigh News & Observer.
- NC State's freshmen quarterbacks have added new dimensions to the offense, Joe Giglio writes in the Raleigh News & Observer.
- Pitt kicker Chris Blewitt provided a nice lift after practice, Jerry DiPaola writes in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
- Syracuse has added walk-on quarterback Troy Green, son of Orange legend Tim, Nate Mink writes in the (Syracuse) Post-Standard.
- The (Newport) Daily Press' David Teel says that Mike London needs a new ghostwriter after Virginia's scholarship snafu.
- Tariq Edwards has persevered through injuries at Virginia Tech, Mark Giannotto writes in the Washington Post.
- Jim Grobe needs more Twitter followers!