Today at ACC Media Days the ACC released their preseason voting lists and they are as follows:
The Cards coming in at 3rd in the Atlantic Division is about spot on if you ask me. Don’t see many scenarios where the Cards should be ahead of FSU or Clemson in this preseason. With that being said I (even if in the minority) expect the Cards to walk out of Clemson with a W. So lets not forget this is just preseason ;)
247Sports released an article by JC Shurburtt in which he called Louisville a “Darkhorse” to make the College Football Playoff. This is something none of us really expect this year but also understand Bobby has enough pieces that it very well could happen. For that to happen the Cards would have to beat (at least win 3 of 4) FSU, Clemson, ND, and Miami. Apparently the assumption of that happening is laughable to our ACC counterparts:
Every week, Jerry Palm of cbssports.com updates his bowl projections for all 35 bowl games. With the Boise State loss on Saturday, the Cards are now projected to play in the Orange Bowl. Last week the projection was for the Sugar Bowl.
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ACC vs. at-large
|Comment: Florida State will win the ACC and land in Miami. The Orange Bowl gets the final pick and is left with Big East champion Louisville.|