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Monthly Archive: September 2016

Sep
30
2016

Five Notable ACC Performances From Week Four

By Scott Levy Week 4 saw no shortage of clutch and big-time performances throughout the ACC. For the first time this season, it was completely acceptable to leave Louisville’s Lamar Jackson and Clemson’s Deshaun Watson off this list. It’s not that the two had off games, which they absolutely did not. The five players listed …

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Sep
30
2016

Dave Johnson (from Mayville, ND, my hometown) heckles Rory McIlroy and takes $100 from Justin Rose at Ryder Cup

Quick blog post for the evening here, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) fans. David (Dave) Johnson, a real estate agent in my hometown of Mayville, ND, apparently had time of his life at the Ryder Cup. He heckled Henrik Stenson with the old, “You can’t make that putt!!” So, apparently, he gets called out by Stenson …

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Sep
30
2016

Under Publicized #ACC Atlantic Division Game – Wake Forest At NC State

    Greetings, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) fans.  This is a big national weekend for ACC football.  The national is going to be watching two top five teams in #3 Louisville and #5 Clemson on Saturday night prime time television in Death Valley.  My buddy, @TalkinACCSports (Jeffrey Fann) wrote about three reasons why Clemson will …

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Sep
29
2016

3 Reasons why Clemson will beat Louisville and 3 reasons they won’t.

It pretty much doesn’t get any bigger in the college football regular season than Saturday night when Top 5 ranked Clemson and Louisville hook up. Heisman candidates, playoff implications, and the nation watching. Clemson is the defending ACC Champion and just appeared in the national title game. Louisville placed an epic beatdown on Florida State, …

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Sep
29
2016

In 2016 Nothing in the NFL is Certain

After three weeks, we can comfortably say that it’s been a surprising start to the NFL season. Virtually all predictions made before week one have turned out to be wrong. Teams that were expected to be front runners for the Super Bowl (Carolina and Green Bay) are struggling coming out of the gate, while others …

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Sep
28
2016

ACC Football Week 4 Power Rankings

The ACC saw no major shake up last week, as all of the powerhouse teams won big. The stage is set for an epic game between Louisville and Clemson, which will have major implications on the ACC Championship. Here are the ACC Power Rankings one month into the season. 1) Louisville: 59-28 win over Marshall …

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Sep
27
2016

Around the #ACC Blogosphere – September 27, 2016

  I hear there is another huge football game in the ACC this week. We better check on those ACC bloggers from Louisville and Clemson.  What does Clemson blog RubbingtheRock have to say about Louisville in their scouting about the Cardinals. Louisville blog CardChronicle says Bobby Petrino isn’t going anywhere.  You never know with Petrino, but …

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Sep
27
2016

Podcast – @Hokiesmash and @TalkinACCSports talk ACC Football, Georgia Tech, and Future of ACC Network with @billgarrity3

@Hokiesmash and myself @TalkinACCSports are speaking this week with @billgarrity3. Bill Garrity is a Georgia Tech graduate, and works in production covering games for both ESPN and FOX. We talk ACC football, Georgia Tech, and get some interesting insight into how the media operates covering sports. We appreciate @billgarrity3 joining us on the podcast. To download the audio …

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Sep
26
2016

Podcast – @Hokiesmash and @TalkinACCSports talk Virginia Tech athletics with former Hokie athletes @AndrewRash_20 and @mccantsvt

@Hokiesmash and myself @TalkinACCSports always enjoy having former ACC athletes on the ACC Weekly podcast. This week we have a couple of former Virginia Tech athletes Andrew Rash @AndrewRash_20 and Jonathan McCants @mccantsvt as they share their thoughts on Virginia Tech and the ACC. We really appreciate them taking them to join us this week! To download the audio file …

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Sep
25
2016

Ranking the Power 5 Football Conferences after week 4 with Playoff Analysis.

  Why am I discussing conference power rankings? Well because as teams start playing each other in their conference, the strength of a conference determines the quality of your wins as the playoffs approach. It matters so let’s get right into it. Let me point out on my philosophy on these rankings – your most …

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Sep
25
2016

Wake Forest is 4-0. I repeat Wake Forest is 4-0.

Let that sink in for a moment the Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 4-0. This was a team that a couple of years ago may had the worst offensive line in the country, and they are undefeated after winning at Indiana 33-28. Now Indiana isn’t a college football blue blood, but they were a bowl …

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Sep
24
2016

Duke shocks the college football world and wins at Notre Dame.

I wouldn’t have believed it if I didn’t watch it. Duke as a 3 TD underdog waltzed into South Bend and beat Notre Dame 38-35. If you’re a Duke fan just bask in the all glory of it. Nobody gave you chance after losses to Wake Forest and Northwestern. After going down 14-0, it was …

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Sep
24
2016

Florida State rebounds offensively against USF, but the defense again struggles.

Just a week ago Florida State state was pulverized 63-20 by Louisville. Against a dangerous South Florida team that was 3-0, the Noles could have come in with a huge hangover. They game didn’t start well as the Noles gave up an 84 yard TD pass play to South Florida. They were down 14-7 early, …

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Sep
24
2016

Virginia Tech is the #ACC Team of the Week

Greetings Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) sports fans. Yes, your ACC team of the week is Virginia Tech – and it’s not close. Virginia Tech won every phase of the game today vs. the East Carolina Pirates – and in the process, eradicated some of those Pirate Demons today (coming into today’s game, Virginia Tech had …

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Sep
23
2016

Clemson vs Louisville is a more in demand ticket than Alabama vs LSU

How big has the Clemson vs Louisville game become? According to Vivid Seats data from September 19, it is now 8th most in demand college football ticket in the country, ahead of Alabama vs LSU. Another interesting point for ACC fans, Clemson, Florida State, and Louisville are all ranked in the top 7 of schools …

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Sep
23
2016

If You Say #Clemsoning, You Probably Use a Black and White TV, Part Two

Good evening, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) fans. On October 1, 2016 (One week from Saturday), Louisville (#3) and Clemson (#5) play the national game of the week – there is no question about this – a matchup of top five teams. At @AllSportsDACC, we saw Louisville and Clemson as a big game prior to the …

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