Category: ACC Football

Jimbo Fisher On the Realignment Carousel: “It is Getting Kind of Crazy”

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Jimbo Fisher and the Florida State Seminoles are focused solely on Georgia Tech right now, but even Fisher has indicated that he's a little stressed about the uncertainty regarding his program's future. Nobody knows what conference this program will reside in beyond this year, but they might very well leave ...

Bobby Bowden: Florida State is On Track to Return to Days of Old, Should Stay in ACC to Do It

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Bobby Bowden won two national championships and 12 ACC championships when he was the coach at Florida State. The Hall of Famer was essentially forced into retirement following the 2009 season, handing the reins over to Jimbo Fisher as the Seminoles looked to the future. As the opening weekend of college ...

Jimbo Fisher’s Take on Twitter: “It’s Like a Loaded Gun”

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

The Florida State Seminoles football team has high expectations this year. EJ Manuel is one of the most uniquely talented quarterbacks in the country and the defensive front looks to be loaded. As a result, the Seminoles are ranked seventh in the AP's preseason poll and are a heavy favorite ...

Virginia Tech Hokies Immediately Start Preparing for Crucial Conference Game to Open Season

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Most of the time in college football, we get used to seeing our favorite teams play a couple of tune up games before gearing up for conference play, and by that point we have a decent idea of what we may see. Every year, however, there seems to be a ...

Is Randy Edsall the Right Fit For His ‘Dream Job’?

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Despite the early rumors Mike Leach was going to succeed Ralph Friedgen at Maryland, the Terrapins announced on Sunday they had hired Randy Edsall as the program’s next head coach.  Edsall spent the previous 12 seasons at UConn and built their program from scratch leading them from Division I-AA into ...

Technically Speaking, Virginia Tech Is the Better Football Team

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

After starting off the 2010 campaign by losing to both Boise State and James Madison, an FCS school, within a span of five days, Virginia Tech received an appropriate backlash from their fan base.  That now seems like a distant memory because the Hokies are finally starting to hit their ...

Can Virginia Tech Live Up To Another Season of High Expectations?

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Despite losing ten starters from last season, the Virginia Tech Hokies are once again ranked in the preseason top-ten and are the favorites to win the ACC’s Coastal division.  Anything short of an ACC title will be considered a failure in Blacksburg.  That is just the standard Coach Frank Beamer ...

Could This Be the Year For Miami To Return To Dominance?

Friday, July 30th, 2010

The 2010 season will be crucial for the Miami Hurricanes and head coach Randy Shannon.  The fourth year for a college football coach is the litmus test in the sense that his first recruiting class will now be seniors so those excuses of playing with the former coach’s recruits are ...

UNC Football Is On the Verge of Something Great

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

When looking for surprise teams in 2010, North Carolina is going to stand out as they make a jump from being unranked to having a top-fifteen presence.  The upcoming fall will be the fourth season for head coach Butch Davis, the season that all true coaches are measured by their ...

Jimbo Fisher Amidst Growing Uncertainty In Tallahassee: “That’s just the situation at hand, and like we tell our kids, control what I can control and that’s being the offensive coordinator.”

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Yikes, the Florida State football program is in disarray. The Seminoles sit at 2-3 after consecutive losses to South Florida and Boston College. Yet, despite the mediocre record, Florida State has shown signs of being a competitive force worth keeping an eye on. One week they're playing great football and ...