ACC Adds Irish

ACC officials announced this morning that the conference is adding Notre Dame as the 15th member of the conference, expanding the league’s footprint and bringing a national presence to the league that’s been purely coastal up to this point. Football is not officially part of the equation, but ACC football schedules will have a lot of Notre Dame presence, and that’s good for the conference as a whole.

Blanding Talks UVA Visit

The Virginia Cavaliers had an impressive day on Saturday. The play on the field was good enough to top visiting Penn State by a score of 17-16. More impressive by recruiting standards was the host of local players that visited Charlottesville for a taste of Hoo football. The 757 was well represented in the stands, and that bodes well for the football future at UVA.

Friday Night Preview

Tonight’s the first night of the season with a practically full slate of games. Everyone has at least one game under their belts and the butterflies should have subsided. There are several marquee games on the schedule tonight, including a few early rivalry games. Here’s a sneak peek at tonight’s action.