I would've sprung for more "ACC" in the background. - USA TODAY Sports
The purpose of this segment is to bring attention to the developments of our foes around the ACC, accompanied by appearances from our rivals and other top programs. If you are able to find anything else pertaining to the league that I failed to include please post the source in the comments section.
ACC media days, a family reunion of sorts for the Atlantic Coast Conference. After Kelly Clarkson lyrics were sung and players played dress up with Beamer's corpse. I'm taking up the position of stating that Miami was adopted. Seriously, we don't know these people.
(Courtesy of The ACC.)
AROUND THE ACC
The ACC secured another bowl for postseason play with an agreement between the Big Ten and Gator Bowl. The addition of the Gator Bowl gives the ACC three bowl locations for Florida (Gator-Jacksonville, Russel Athletic-Orlando, Orange Bowl-Miami). You can find the list of the ACC's current bowl partnerships below.
Michael Holmes' dismissal is met with uncertainty towards the rushing attack for the Virginia Tech Hokies
. Also, backup WR Kevin Asante has left the football team.
ACC Media Days:
For all the wondrous fruit the ACC media days has brought us, please be sure to check out SB Nation's recap of the ACC shenanigans written by Steven Muma.
BEST OF THE REST
For those who haven't heard: UF starting linebacker Antonio Morrison
arrested and suspended for the first two games (Miami included). Morrison was arrested for barking at a police animal, insert GIF's and comments below. Preferably GIF's.
UPDATE: Charges dropped. Let's put our surprised faces on.