Good morning U Fam, let’s get into some news and notes from around Canes Nation.
Former Players Return to the Sidelines
This was something I never understood. Why would you not want your former players, aka some of your biggest recruiting tools, around the team more often? Glad the Canes are getting it right, and Barry Jackson has a good write-up on it.
From earlier: Former players welcomed back on UM sidelines and some Canes personnel notes: https://t.co/8K7uwYpmGE— Barry Jackson (@flasportsbuzz) August 30, 2017
The staff here at State of the U messed around and came up with some predictions for how we see the Hurricanes’ season going. Really in-depth and insightful stuff, plus our ACC Preseason Poll.
SOTU 2017 season predictions roundtable: part 1. Our look into the #Canes’ future. https://t.co/X36LDouZOJ pic.twitter.com/cBiUKMNKLV— StateOfTheU.com (@TheStateOfTheU) August 30, 2017
State of the U preseason ACC Poll. Here’s our look at how the ACC plays out in 2017. #Canes https://t.co/dxQXPcKvDO pic.twitter.com/xCH7IdwnE0— StateOfTheU.com (@TheStateOfTheU) August 30, 2017
More on Bethune-Cookman Opener
It’s a new season in college football, and that means it’s time for unproven talent to step up. Get the rundown of the new blood that will be making an impact for the Canes this fall.
Playing time is earned, not given.— Canes Football (@CanesFootball) August 31, 2017
Several Canes have earned key roles after impressing in fall camp.https://t.co/7LuN7EqyXC
ProCanes will be ProCanes. The strong ties of Hurricanes football to the NFL is sure to continue forever; if you missed it, get caught up on how all your former Canes are doing in the league here.
#ProCanes NFL Recap Preseason. Stiff arms, freakish defensive plays, & money throws. #TheU https://t.co/cdJgbXX8q9 pic.twitter.com/pxmR6WOd56— StateOfTheU.com (@TheStateOfTheU) August 29, 2017
Also, shoutout to one of the newest ProCanes, rookie WR Stacy Coley, for already making an impact for Minnesota and leading the team in receiving during the preseason.
Stacy Coley leads #Vikings receivers this preseason with 9 catches for 160 yards.— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) August 30, 2017
: https://t.co/T5V0Euw3AF pic.twitter.com/kf9TU4Pz5i
That’s it for today, we are almost there! Only two more days until kickoff.