Florida State Seminoles: Jabari Hunt-Days
Not an ACC story, but worth a read: SI digs into the story of former San Diego State star Adam Muema, who abruptly left the NFL combine and then… things got weird.
- After years of shifting allegiances, this spring represents a return to normalcy for the ACC, writes the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
- With Jabari Hunt-Days academically ineligible, Georgia Tech is looking elsewhere for options at rush end, writes the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- The Roanoke Times continues its position breakdown at Virginia Tech with a look at the tight ends.
- Former Hokies receiver D.J. Coles is headed west to start his career with the Oakland Raiders, writes the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
- Miami got a commitment from a 6-foot-5 quarterback on Thursday, though it hardly sounds like a done deal, writes the Sun-Sentinel.
- It’s the big men in the trenches that have Clemson’s 2015 recruiting class ranked so highly, writes Tiger Net.
- Tomahawk Nation looks at the best linebackers of the Jimbo Fisher era at Florida State.
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- The ACC is sticking with an eight-game schedule, but it wants teams to schedule big-name opponents outside the conference, too. BC Interruption has a great look at who’s on the docket for the 10 programs without annual SEC rivalry games.
- Athlon is rolling out its preseason top 25 in reverse order, and the first ACC entrant is Clemson at No. 21.
- The Roanoke Times takes a deeper look at the X-receiver position at Virginia Tech, where sophomore Joshua Stanford is atop the depth chart.
- Sean Hickey figures to be Syracuse’s top prospect in the 2015 NFL draft, The Post-Standard writes.
- Georgia Tech’s Jabari Hunt-Days, currently ineligible academically, could be pulled from school by his parents, writes the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- Former Clemson kicker Chandler Catanzaro is excited for a chance to earn a roster spot with the Arizona Cardinals, writes Tiger Net.
- Charlie Strong can take credit for bolstering the NFL stock of Louisville’s roster, but he’s got a big job ahead at Texas, writes SB Nation.
- Jimbo Fisher has an interesting idea on how to keep players healthy, writes the USA Today.
- Jameis Winston’s dad says his son should have security 24/7 at Florida State to keep him out of trouble, writes Yahoo!.
- Not specific to the ACC, but here’s a beautiful bit of math smarts from Tomahawk Nation that illustrates the fallacy employed by so many writers who think 2- and 3-star recruits are just as likely as 5-stars to be drafted in Round 1.
- A local barbershop that has served Florida State's elite for years will remain in business, at least for now, writes the Tallahassee Democrat.
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- There will be changes on Pitt’s O-line, but the end result could be a big improvement, writes the Post-Gazette.
- When I spoke with FSU athletic director Stan Wilcox in February, he said the school would at least break even on the ACC championship game thanks to an adjusted ticket policy. Turns out, that was a bit optimistic, as Warchant discovered in the school’s financial records.
- Jameis Winston was involved when Florida State’s baseball team got into a brawl with rival Florida on Tuesday, writes the Orlando Sentinel.
- Jabari Hunt-Days is getting a look at rush end for Georgia Tech this spring, writes the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
- Dave Clawson is hoping the weather in Winston-Salem for the first day of spring practice won’t be a sign of things to come, writes the Winston-Salem Journal.
- Two former North Carolina players are speaking out about alleged academic fraud, writes the Charlotte Observer.
- Miami will unveil new uniforms at its spring game, writes the Sun-Sentinel.
- NC State plans to honor two of its all-time greats at its spring football game, writes the News & Observer.
- If Syracuse is looking for a hard-nosed, between-the-tackles runner, it might have found one in fullback Adonis Ameen-Moore, writes The Post-Standard.
- The Roanoke Times has a sneak peak at what an indoor practice facility at Virginia Tech might look like.
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