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Monthly Archive: October 2016

Oct
27
2016

ACC Football: Power Rankings After Week 8

After eight weeks of action, teams are starting to settle into their respective tiers both nationally and within their conferences. Let’s take a look at how each team stacks up against the competition in the Atlantic Coast Conference. 1. Clemson (7-0) Ranked third in the College Football Playoff rankings, they are on track for an …

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Oct
26
2016

The Ability to Force Turnovers Has Been Instrumental to the Minnesota Gopher’s Success

We have user submitted post on the surging Minnesota Gophers, as we branch out of the ACC in this piece. 2  weeks ago, the Minnesota Gophers pulled off an unexpected victory over the Maryland Terrapins, who were heavily favored to win the game. During the game, the Gophers racked 229 of rushing yards, which allowed …

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Oct
25
2016

Around the #ACC Blogosphere – October 25, 2016

  ACC bloggers, what do you have for us? ACCPrescription details the OOC win percentage of every conference.   Guess who is second? That would be the ACC. With Florida State up next, Clemson blog ShakintheSouthland says remain calm Deshaun Watson is fine. Watson needs to be better than fine. He’s been good but he needs to …

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Oct
25
2016

Podcast – @Hokiesmash and @TalkinACCSports review week 8 and preview week 9 in ACC Football

@Hokiesmash and myself @TalkinACCSports had a second classic podcast this week, as we went without a guest. @Rivals_DLack was our scheduled, but was feeling under weather. We hope to have him back on real soon. @AnishESPN Anish Schroff of ESPN joins us next week to talk ACC, ACC Network and more. Please stay tuned for that! To download the audio …

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Oct
24
2016

3 Quick Ways the NFL can Fix it’s ratings problem.

Sunday night should have been one of the best games of the year. Arizona and Seattle was a playoff caliber matchup. The game itself was everything currently wrong with the NFL. It was a 6-6 abomination of a game. There was almost not any vertical passing game, zero TDs, and no offense. It was a …

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Oct
23
2016

Many College Football Experts Have Louisville as the #4 Team

Good evening, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) fans.  Just a quick post here – based on what I’ve seen on the college football playing field, Louisville is indeed the #4 team in America. Many experts seem to agree that it’s Louisville at #4: My top 10: 1. Bama 2. Mich 3. Clem 4. L’ville 5. Wash …

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Oct
23
2016

Bowl Projections for October 23, 2016

We’ve got your bowl projections located in one spot. We’ll be updating this each week. ESPN Bowl Projections College Football New Bowl Projections SBNation Bowl Projections CBSSportsline Bowl Projectons Campus Insiders Bowl Projections Make sure you follow the All Sports Discussion Twitter account at @AllSportsDACC and please like our Facebook Page 

Oct
23
2016

Ranking the Power 5 Football Conferences after week 8 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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Oct
23
2016

More Title IX Allegations – This Time At Kansas and Indiana State

Greetings – hope you had a good weekend, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) fans. Check this out: Kansas, Indiana St try to answer how a player that was kicked out for sexual assaulting 2 women at KU transferred: https://t.co/Sbnc6CmGVO — RedditCFB (@RedditCFB) October 23, 2016 Why is this still happening? (h/t @SaraShepherd) I’m sure more will be …

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Oct
23
2016

Ohio State loses to Penn State, but playoff chances likely unaffected. It that a good or bad for College Football?

Ohio State just lost a great game at unranked Penn State. They’ll probably fall from #2 to somewhere between #7-#10 when the next polls come out. Their pursuit of a playoff spot likely remains unaffected. Is that a good or bad for college football? In the old BCS system, Ohio State would need plenty of …

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Oct
22
2016

Louisville returns to playoff form, clobbers NC State.

I called out Louisville a little bit last when I said, last week’s 10 point win over Duke wasn’t good enough.  It wasn’t either when you need style points to get back into the playoff chase. Today Louisville made that game a distant memory with a near flawless 1st half against NC State and cruised to …

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Oct
21
2016

Lane Stadium – The Terror Dome Was Live!!!!

Good evening, Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) sports fans.  Hope you are ready for the weekend!!! If you live anywhere from the DC area – and south of there, be prepared this weekend for autumn to return full blast lol.  There will be no more of this 80 degrees stuff in the DC area haha. So, …

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Oct
20
2016

After beating Miami, Is Virginia Tech now the team to beat in the Coastal?

  Just a quick post for tonight. After Virginia Tech beat Miami 37-16 to move to 5-2 (3-1), are the Hokies now the team to beat in the Coastal? Duke, Georgia Tech, and Miami already have 3 losses. Virginia is 2-4. They’ve already beat North Carolina and own the tie-breaker over them. For the all …

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Oct
19
2016

Baylor now under Title IX Investigation by the Department of Education

  My blog partner @Hokiesmash has written several pieces regarding the scandal at Baylor. I hope you take the time read his most recent work on the subject. Some interesting news Wednesday. Baylor University is now under a Federal Title IX investigation as reported by SI.com. This just gets worse and worse for Baylor. I’m sure @Hokiesmash will have more …

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Oct
19
2016

Clemson and Louisville Hoping to Give ACC Two Teams in Playoffs

  This is a reader submitted guest post… enjoy! The ACC is back in the national spotlight because the conference has several good football teams this season and could become the first conference to have two teams in the College Football Playoffs. The conferences success has improved NCAA football lines for some teams, and shed the spotlight …

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Oct
18
2016

Some ACC Mid-Season Awards, and 2nd half projections.

We’re halfway through the college football season. How about some ACC mid-season awards? Player of the 1st Half Lamar Jackson, QB Louisville He’s been a touchdown machine, and the nation’s best offensive player. There’s a reason he’s leading the Heisman race. Coach of the 1st Half  Bobby Petrino, Louisville Petrino guided Louisville as high as …

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