Posted by ESPN.com's Heather Dinich
Just landed at the Raleigh-Durham airport for tonight's game at Wake Forest. Fired up the laptop to check on the news of day before heading back on I-40.
- Only one player has lived up to the preseason hype in the ACC, writes the Raleigh News & Observer's Luke DeCock, and he won't be on Clemson's sideline for tonight's game.
- Clemson receiver Aaron Kelly's role has diminished this season, but his frustration hasn't overcome him -- yet.
- Have things really changed for Clemson since the scene in the locker room after its loss to Maryland? James Davis said, "a lot of guys were thinking the season was over with."
- It looks like Georgia Tech could be down to its third-string quarterback this weekend against Gardner-Webb, but starter Josh Nesbitt and his backup, Jaybo Shaw, practiced on Wednesday.
- Pop quiz: What current college football player has been on each of the following rosters -- Florida State, Miami and Central Florida? Click here for the answer.
- The Hokies didn't just lose their third-leading rusher, they lost their oldest and most vocal leader.