In a series last week, the ACC blog broke down some of the early preseason candidates for several of the conference's top postseason awards. Colleague Matt Fortuna gave a short brief on each of the candidates, listed a few honorable mentions and a SportsNation poll asked readers to vote on which candidate, if any, would win.
about 185 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Phil Steele released his preseason All-ACC teams earlier this week, and it might have been noteworthy to some that the player he listed as his second-team quarterback - North Carolina's Marquise Williams - isn't currently assured of even keeping his starting job.
about 197 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
Scottie Montgomery returned to Duke last year from an NFL world where quarterbacks were never, ever hit in practice. So when his quarterbacks started begging him to go live this spring, his first reaction was, 'No way!
about 246 days ago | Andrea Adelson | Florida State Seminoles
First prediction I've gotten right all tourney. Jimbo Fisher approves of the new FSU logo, our Jared Shanker writes. Despite Deshaun Watson's injury, Clemson's staff probably doesn't second-guess itself for making its QBs live on Monday, Aaron Brenner writes in the (Charleston) Post and Courier.
about 256 days ago | Matt Fortuna | Florida State Seminoles
Some colleges like to fill their classes early, while some wait until the end to add superstars. While high schools aren't about recruiting kids to their programs, the art of getting one of their stars to commit is as much a plan as is the team's playbook.
about 485 days ago | Brad Bournival | On The Trail: Midwest Region
The top receiver for the best quarterback to ever come out of Mentor, Ohio, had choices on where he wanted to continue his college career. But when it came down to it, Brandon Fritts followed one of his best friends south and committed to North Carolina on Monday.
about 599 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
With apologies to Joe Bauserman and Todd Boeckman, there's a certain quarterback Ohio State wants these days. For the most part, it started when Troy Smith took over for Justin Zwick as the signal-caller and has continued ever since.
about 646 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
Three-star tight end-Y Mikey Bart (Buford, Ga./Buford) decommitted from South Florida Friday in favor of North Carolina, multiple sources report. Bart was recruited by Tar Heels defensive line coach Deke Adams.
about 707 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCF On The Trail