Thursday, February 20, 2014
ACC's lunchtime links
By David M. Hale
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- Louisville’s Teddy Bridgewater will be one of the most watched players at the NFL combine, but he’s not sure he’ll throw, writes the Courier-Journal.
- It’s been a long road back to full health for Virginia Tech corner Antone Exum, but he’s ready to put on a show at the NFL combine, writes The Roanoke Times.
- Jameis Winston-mania has made its way over to the baseball field, writes the Tallahassee Democrat.
- Miami landed two new 300-pound commitments for 2015, writes the Miami Herald.
- Former Syracuse DT Jay Bromley has something to prove at the NFL combine, writes The Post-Standard.
- Clemson has sent three underclassmen receivers to the NFL in the past two seasons, making wideout a position of emphasis on the recruiting trail, writes The State.
- A Clemson grad is helping Tajh Boyd, Martavis Bryant and Bashaud Breeland get ready for the NFL combine, writes The Post and Courier.
- UVa’s Morgan Moses figures to have some tough questions to answer when he gets in front of NFL GMs, writes the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
- Virginia is looking for a new strength coach, writes The Roanoke Times.
- An assistant coach hired during the Michael Haywood debacle in 2011 is suing Pitt, writes the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
- The Panthers have a new receivers coach with an NFL pedigree, writes the Post-Gazette.
- Georgia Tech’s Jeremiah Attaochu has his work cut out for him at the combine, writes the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- A Boston College grad made some history in an indoor football game, writes BC Interruption.
- Four ACC quarterbacks are among the litany of QBs transferring in search of playing time this offseason. SI.com wonders why it’s happening in such large numbers.