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From Game Of Thrones to hippos eating alligators to 2 percent milk, new Syracuse coach Dino Babers made his first ACC media days memorable.
Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer
Syracuse coach Dino Babers said the school's Title IX office spoke with all of the school's coaches about making them aware of the Title IX office's role and to make sure those avenues of communication are open.
Watch: Syracuse's day at ACC Kickoff
First-year coach Dino Babers inherits eight starters on each side of the ball, including the pair that join him at ACC Kickoff: C Jason Emerich and LB Zaire Franklin. Live on ESPN3
Five years ago, the ACC's future as a conference looked bleak, but with a television network launching and rights extended 20 years, the ACC's future now looks brighter than ever.
The ACC is again top-heavy, and Clemson and Florida State are legitimate CFP title contenders. But don't sleep on the Coastal division either, especially with Miami on the rise.
Orange offense has room to improve
Syracuse ranked near the bottom of the ACC in many offensive categories last season, including 13th in first downs per game (16.9).
The ACC, in partnership with ESPN, is launching its own conference network by August 2019.
The decline for Georgia Tech last season was precipitous and not likely to repeat itself this season in a Power 5 conference.
Clemson's Watston looks to become a two-time winner
Cook one of eight running backs from ACC on watch list
After crunching the numbers, Dalvin Cook remains the top tailback in the ACC entering 2016, and it may not be particularly close.
How much improvement can Syracuse make in Year 1 under Dino Babers? We expect the Syracuse coach to weigh in on that and more at the ACC Kickoff.
As he makes the jump from ESPN executive to Syracuse athletic director, John Wildhack feels the formerly great Orange football program can rise again.
Alabama's QB commit was Elite 11 MVP. Future Texas, Stanford and Clemson QBs had big days. Michigan, OU, LSU and Ohio State were represented. But how will these QBs play at the next level?
John Wildhack, who has spent 36 years with ESPN, has been hired to be Syracuse's next AD. His last day at ESPN is July 28.
Diving into another installment of the ACC mailbag with a look at how the perception of the ACC compared to the SEC entering the season.
Deshaun Watson and Dalvin Cook don't need to worry about their jobs this summer. But each ACC team, even favorites Florida State and Clemson, has at least one key position battle to watch.
NC State offensive coordinator Eli Drinkwitz and Boston College defensive coordinator Jim Reid are two of the new ACC assistants with tall tasks ahead.
Daryl Gross, who spent a decade as Syracuse's athletic director, will start as Division II Cal State-Los Angeles' AD in July.
The Cavaliers ended Cleveland's 52-year title drought, which got us thinking: Which ACC football teams are currently enduring some ignominious streaks?
Even the very best teams have players and coaches who could be difference-makers ... or make no difference at all. Here are the biggest X factors on each of the ACC's 14 teams.
After signing 12 ESPN 300 defensive linemen in the Class of 2016, only three of the ACC’s 24 commitments in the class are D-linemen. While the numbers are down early in this cycle, there is plenty of talent and depth already in the conference headed into the 2016 season.
Syracuse vs Colgate Raiders
Carrier Dome - Fri 9/2