Published: Mon, July 17, 2017
Entertaiment | By Lawrence Myers

Florida State, Lamar Jackson earn ACC preseason honors

Florida State, Lamar Jackson earn ACC preseason honors

The Yellow Jackets went 9-4, including winning their final four games, and beat Kentucky in the TaxSlayer Bowl.

The Virginia football program found itself in a familiar position Monday morning - picked to finish at the bottom of the ACC's Coastal Division this season.

Not only is Trubisky gone, UNC will have to replace its top two running backs, top three wide receivers and three starters on the offensive line.

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The Cavaliers are coming off a 2-10 season - and a last-place finish in the Coastal - under first-year head coach Bronco Mendenhall in 2016.

The poll isn't the most accurate barometer. Defending national champion Clemson followed with 37 first-place votes and 1,007 points while Louisville received nine first-place votes and checked in with 843 total points.

Florida State was picked to win the Atlantic Division-and to become the overall league champion-by a group consisting of 167 media members, while Miami is the early favorite to take home the Coastal Division.

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The Eagles were 7-6 last season, finishing sixth in the division.

In the Atlantic Division preseason voting, Florida State led the way with 121 first-place votes and 1,108 total points. Georgia Tech did not receive a vote to win it all.

Clemson opens its season September 2 against Kent State. "I think I saw where somebody had ranked our schedule as the seventh-toughest in the country, but we've had a good offseason, a good spring practice and we're looking forward to getting started".

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