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Storm Center, September 30th: ACC Opener vs Virginia tonight!

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The Canes open their ACC schedule this evening

NCAA Football: Michigan State at Miami Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

We meet again, Canes fam. Welcome to another Miami Hurricanes game day, everyone! This time, it’s another home game and it’s the ACC opener for 2021 against the Virginia Cavaliers.

Here are some things to get your day started:

Film Preview

Another week, another chance to learn something about the game we love. Here’s Justin Dottavio with your X’s and O’s preview for tonight’s game. What can Miami do to take advantage of a porous Virginia defense? What can the Canes do to slow down Virginia’s explosive passing attack? What are the Canyonero Keys to Victory? Click the link and find out:

Something’s Gotta Give

I was trying to figure out a way to get this tweet in here today, and well, you’re just gonna have to indulge me. The movable force vs the stoppable object. Thus is how ESPN’s David Hale described the matchup of Miami’s anemic offense vs. Virginia’s porous defense.

So either Miami’s gonna start scoring points against an FBS team for the first time all year, or Virginia’s gonna STOP an FBS team from scoring points for the first time this year.

Either way, somebody’s gonna do something they haven’t done against anybody else yet this season. So, that’s fun? Or ... something.

Blips on the Radar

Today’s jersey combination, for those interested in such things:

Carl Bleich’s 3 things to Watch

My How to Watch

That’s it for today. See you at The Rock later this evening.

Go Canes