→ ACC enjoys big wins to start season

The league made a statement in Week 1 with Clemson beating Georgia, vaulting the Tigers to No. 4 in the rankings. Another win against a marquee team would send ACC officials dancing from press box tables. Especially a win from Miami — a program that has underwhelmed despite the expectation it would enhance the league’s reputation when it joined in 2004.

Miami got its win today.1

  1. Even if it feels like Florida was highly over-ranked at 12.