Wednesday, March 19, 2014
ACC's lunchtime links
By Jared Shanker
Links to help get you through your Wednesday.
- The Clemson seniors believe the Tigers' 2014 defense, with all its returning starters, could be elite.
- Holes on Georgia Tech's defensive line are not necessarily a bad thing, and DL coach Mike Pelton says there are opportunities for new stars along the unit.
- Two Pitt players are happy to be back with the team after missing 2013 because of suspensions.
- Former Florida State star Timmy Jernigan could be in NYC for the NFL draft. Also, FSU's top 2014 signee, Dalvin Cook, enrolled early but an injury will sideline him this spring.
- Miami was back practicing after a long hiatus, and the defense was ready to hit.
- Syracuse coach Scott Shafer concluded the Orange's first practice early because the offense performed so well.
- Virginia Tech's pro day is today.
- Former Miami player and assistant director of football operations Tim "Ice" Harris is back with the Hurricanes, but for how long? Harris, who won a high school national title at Miami Booker T. Washington, wants to be an assistant coach.
- Who is the top ACC player of the BCS era? Athlon Sports ranks the top 25.