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Weekly ACC Roundup 8/2: Coaches Poll Edition

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Football season is getting closer. Camps are about to open. It's (almost) the most wonderful time of the year. Here are some links to hold you over.

Boston College: BC Interruption pokes fun at the fact the Eagles start the season unranked. We hear you, guys.

Clemson: The Tigers, on the other hand, start the season ranked 8th in the coaches poll. They were also voted most likely to finish the season unranked. Ruh-roh.

Duke: A look at Anthony Boone, Duke's most important player.

Florida State: The Noles are ranked 12th in the coaches poll. Enjoy for week one, guys! (Shots fired)

Georgia Tech: Jacket bloggers have the best take on coaches polls.

Louisville Maryland: Yeah, like Maryland is ranked. Get real.

Miami: The Canes are not ranked to start the season. They're just on the outside looking in. I like the Canes this year. In our Cardiac Hill media day I voted Duke Johnson as the Offensive POY and Al Golden as COY.

NC State: Rafael Palmeiro's son committed to play baseball for the Pack. Does he have a Twitter account?

North Carolina: Insert PJ Hairston story here.

Syracuse: Syracuse is rearranging the Carrier Dome for Duke's arrival (in basketball, folks).

Virginia: The Hoos odds to win the ACC title are the same as Pitt's (33/1). So you're saying there's a chance?

Virginia Tech: The Hokies are unranked in the coaches poll for the first time since 2004.

Wake Forest: Blogger So Dear and BC Interruption are teaming up for a good cause. Good job to all.

This week Rolling Stone released their 50 Best Live Acts right now. Bruce Springsteen is ranked #1 and the only younger act in the top five is Arcade Fire. I've read the whole list and I think there is one omission. The best band I've seen live is the Avett Brothers, hands down. Here they are playing "Laundry Room" live.

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