For the second consecutive year, I'll pick the ACC football season week-by-week with updated standings and pithy comments on each post.
|Orange||Jan. 5||Clemson||South Florida|
|Peach||Dec. 31||Virginia Tech||Ole Miss|
|Gator||Jan. 1||Florida State||Notre Dame
|Tangerine||Dec. 29||Georgia Tech||Illinois|
|Music City||Dec. 27||Miami||Tennessee|
|Nut||Dec. 26||North Carolina||Stanford|
|Tire||Dec. 26||NC State||Cincinnati|
|Mobile||Jan. 6||Boston College||Ohio|
- Clemson goes to the Orange Bowl as the ACC Champion.
- Virginia Tech makes its third trip to Atlanta of the season.
- Florida State goes to its first Gator Bowl since January 2005.
- Georgia Tech goes to its first Champs Sports Bowl since 2004.
- The Meineke Car Care Bowl and EagleBank Bowl both get local teams.
- Miami avoids a second consecutive trip to San Francisco and goes to its first Music City Bowl.