A North Carolina team that beats Clemson and wins out to take the ACC would have a strong case for the College Football Playoff.
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Two-Star Tuesday: Pittburgh's Ejuan Price
Pittsburgh's senior defensive end endured much in the seasons leading up to his five-sack masterpiece against Louisville last Saturday. 'Giant-man's game'
Pittsburgh's senior defensive end endured much in the years before his five-sack masterpiece against Louisville last Saturday.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Pitt is 8-3 with all three losses to teams ranked in the CFP top 14, but it's not enough to push the Panthers into this week's rankings. Several 3-loss teams, including Mississippi State, Washington St and UCLA, make the top 25 though.
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PITT IS IT!
With the final game of the regular season on the horizon, here are the biggest names to watch as NFL decisions loom for the ACC's underclassmen.
Clemson quarterback DeShaun Watson is on a roll, BC's defense isn't letting anyone run on them, and much more from across the league.
Swofford on scheduling in playoff era
"I think everyone is still figuring this out," confesses ACC commissioner John Swofford. "There's probably a formula to it, there will be a formula to it, but it will take some time to figure out what that is. And it won't be the same for everyone." McGee: Flipping the Field
Florida State, Clemson and Pittsburgh were among the ACC programs with key visitors in this weekend.
Division champions Clemson and North Carolina lead our ACC power rankings.
The Week 12 ACC helmet stickers were defensive, as three conference defenders from Pittsburgh, North Carolina and Boston College were honored.
Nathan Peterman tossed four touchdowns in the second quarter and Pittsburgh held off a late rally to beat Louisville 45-34 on Saturday.
The Panthers won't get to play in the ACC title game, but they're a program on the rise and have a chance at their second 10-win season since 1982.
Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer
The Panthers' offense was lights out early then stalled in the second half. When Pitt needed a drive to ice the game, however, it came up with one. Pitt has a chance at 10 wins, something it's only done once since 1982, after holding on to beat Louisville 45-34. The Cardinals not only had their four-game winning streak snapped, they might not have a starting quarterback again. Kyle Bolin was pulled for Lamar Jackson.
Pittsburgh vs Miami (FL) Hurricanes
Heinz Field - Fri 11/27