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ACC Preview- Predictions

Week 1 Power Rankings

  1. Clemson

  2. NC State

  3. Miami

  4. Pitt

  5. Wake Forest

  6. Florida State

  7. Virginia

  8. Louisville

  9. Boston College

  10. North Carolina

  11. Virginia Tech

  12. Syracuse

  13. Georgia Tech

  14. Duke

Projected Atlantic Division Standings

  1. Clemson 11-1 (8-0)

  2. NC State 10-2 (6-2)

  3. Wake Forest 9-3 (5-3)

  4. Florida State 7-5 (4-4)

  5. Louisville 6-6 (3-5)

  6. Boston College 6-6 (3-5)

  7. Syracuse 5-7 (2-6)

Projected Coastal Division Standings

  1. Miami 9-3 (6-2)

  2. Pitt 9-3 (6-2)

  3. Virginia 7-5 (4-4)

  4. North Carolina 6-6 (4-4)

  5. Virginia Tech 6-6 (3-5)

  6. Georgia Tech 3-9 (2-6)

  7. Duke 3-9 (0-8)

ACC Championship Game

Clemson over Miami

Bowl Projections

  • Clemson- Capital One Orange Bowl

  • NC State- TaxSlayer Gator Bowl

  • Miami- Cheez-It Bowl

  • Pitt- Pinstripe Bowl

  • Wake Forest- SDCCU Holiday Bowl

  • Florida State- Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl

  • Virginia- Military Bowl Presented by Peraton

  • Louisville- TicketSmarter Birmingham Bowl

  • Boston College- Union Home Mortgage Gasparilla Bowl

  • North Carolina- Duke's Mayo Bowl

  • Virginia Tech- Wasabi Fenway Bowl

ACC Player of the Year

Tyler Van Dyke, QB- Miami

ACC Defensive Player of the Year

Myles Murphy, DE- Clemson

ACC Coach of the Year

Mario Cristobal- Miami

Must Watch Game Each Week

Week 1: NC State at East Carolina

Week 2: Tennessee at Pitt

Week 3: Miami at Texas A&M

Week 4: Clemson at Wake Forest

Week 5: NC State at Clemson

Week 6: Florida State at NC State

Week 7: Miami at Virginia Tech

Week 8: Pitt at Louisville

Week 9: Wake Forest @ Louisville

Week 10: Clemson @ Notre Dame

Week 11: North Carolina @ Wake Forest

Week 12: Miami at Clemson

Week 13: Pitt @ Miami

Must Watch (Non-QB) Players

Sean Tucker, RB- Syracuse

Will Shipley, RB- Clemson

Tiyon Evans, RB- Louisville

Josh Downs, WR- North Carolina

Dontayvion Wicks, WR- Virginia

A.T. Perry, WR- Wake Forest

Zay Flowers, WR- Boston College

Keytaon Thompson, WR- Virginia

Will Mallory, TE- Miami

Marshon Ford, TE- Louisville

Zion Nelson, OL- Miami

Grant Gibson, OL- NC State

Jordan McFadden, OL- Clemson

Caleb Chandler, OL- Louisville

Dillan Gibbons, OL- Florida State

Christian Mahogany, OL- Boston College

Johnny Jordan, OL- Virginia Tech

Myles Murphy, DL- Clemson

Habakkuk Baldonado, DL- Pitt

Xavier Thomas, DL- Clemson

Bryan Bresee, DL- Clemson

Calijah Kancey, DL- Pitt

Jermayne Lole, DL- Louisville

Drake Thomas, LB- NC State

Trenton Simpson, LB- Clemson

Mikel Jones, LB- Syracuse

Payton Wilson, LB- NC State

Nick Jackson, LB- Virginia

Charlie Thomas, LB- Georgia Tech

Yasir Abdullah, LB- Louisville

Dax Hollifield, LB- Virginia Tech

Tyrique Stevenson, CB- Miami

Kei'Trel Clark, CB- Louisville

Storm Duck, CB- North Carolina

Josh DeBerry, CB- Boston College

Jammie Robinson, S- Florida State

Andrew Mukuba, S- Clemson

James Williams, S- Miami

Kenderick Duncan, S- Louisville

Jaylen Stinson, Returner- Duke

Taylor Morin, Returner- Wake Forest

Thayer Thomas, Returner- NC State

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