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Jared Shanker ESPN Staff Writer 

Pitt defensive end Ejuan Blair is listed at 6-foot-0, 250 pounds, which the ACC sacks per game leader said is a lie. He isn't shy about saying he's really 5-11. "I'm short not small."

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi thinks the Penn State game should be played every year. He also confesses that James Franklin is a better golfer than him.

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Seminoles projected as ACC favorites

Florida State has a 45 percent chance to win the ACC, according to ESPN's Football Power Index. Atlantic Division foe Clemson is given a 32 percent chance to win the conference.

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WATCH: ACC Football Media Days

Tune in as coaches and players from around the Coastal Division of the conference address the media at the 2016 ACC Kickoff. Live coverage on ESPN3

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

ACC Coastal division coaches and players pose for a group photo here on Day 1 of the ACC Kickoff. Those are three new faces in the coaches' row up front: Mark Richt, Bronco Mendenhall and Justin Fuente.

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ACC isn't hiding from top competition

Clemson, UNC and FSU kick off the season against SEC teams. In Week 2, Virginia Tech meets Tennessee at Bristol Motor Speedway. Penn State, Notre Dame, Houston and Florida will also challenge ACC teams.

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Panthers happy to have Conner back

Pitt returns eight starters on both sides of the ball, including star RB James Conner after he was injured in last season's opener. Pat Narduzzi, in his second season, is among the speakers at Day 1 of ACC Kickoff. Details

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

ACC commissioner John Swofford announces the news of the ACC Network with coaches and administrators by his side. Swofford jokes that he can no longer do his annual "dance" here -- when he was dancing around the media's TV questions.

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ACC forecast: Clemson, FSU should rule in 2016

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.

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James Conner ready to return to action

The Panthers running back led the ACC in rush yards (1,765) and rush TDs (26) in 2014, earning ACC Player of the Year honors. Conner missed the 2015 season due to a knee injury, and was diagnosed with Hodgkins lymphoma in Dec. 2015.

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Most rushing TDs in last two seasons

Among active Power 5 players, Oklahoma RB Samaje Perine's 37 rushing touchdowns is the most since the 2014 season.

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Louisville's Devonte Fields could be a dominant force on defense

ACC Kickoff is upon us, but before the media’s picks for players of the year are released later this week, ESPN writers Andrea Adelson, Jared Shanker, Matt Fortuna and David Hale are taking a crack at some of the names to watch.

Team Stats

Passing Yards195.195th
Rushing Yards186.049th
Points For28.372nd
Points Against24.6Tied-49th

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