Other ACC teams in the rankings were Florida St. (7) and Clemson (14), while three other ACC teams (North Carolina, Georgia Tech and N.C. State) all received votes. For more on the teams in the poll and where they were ranked, follow after the jump.
Below is the preseason ACC Poll.
|1||Southern Cal (25)||10-2||1,445||6|
This is more of where I envisioned the Hokies being ranked preseason. Although they lose a lot of skill position talent and offensive linemen from a year ago, they return nine starters on defense and a quarterback that put together the best statistical season at his position in school history.
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