Web Run: Pack has new attitude after wins

The effect of N.C. State's turnaround is obvious in the Murphy Center football office complex.

(As Of October 9)
ATLANTIC DIVISION
School Conference Pct. Overall Pct.
NC State 2-0 1.000 3-2 .600
Clemson 3-1 .750 5-1 .833
Wake Forest 1-1 .500 5-1 .833
Boston College 1-1 .500 4-1 .800
Florida State 1-2 .333 3-2 .600
Maryland 0-1 .000 3-2 .600
COASTAL DIVISION
School Conference Pct. Overall Pct.
Georgia Tech 3-0 1.000 5-1 .833
Virginia Tech 2-1 .667 4-1 .800
Miami 1-1 .500 3-2 .600
Virginia 1-1 .500 2-4 .333
North Carolina 0-3 .000 1-4 .200
Duke 0-3 .000 0-5 .000



"Wake Forest is a powerhouse. They have a strong running game and their passing, it seems, has picked up a whole lot this year, too. It's a big challenge. I take it as another brick wall in front of our ACC championship that we've got to break." - NC State's Tank Tyler



N.C. State has new attitude after wins
Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer
The effect of N.C. State's turnaround is obvious in the Murphy Center football office complex. "Guys are a lot more enthusiastic about getting here and getting ready for the next game," said senior John Deraney, N.C. State's punter and kicker. After going 3-5 in the ACC in each of the past two seasons, N.C. State (3-2, 2-0) is in a position unfamiliar to many of its players. The Wolfpack is the only team in the Atlantic Division that hasn't lost to a conference opponent, with two of its most difficult ACC games -- against Boston College and Florida State -- completed. Read More

Pack's Tyler says outbursts over
Chip Alexander * News & Observer
N.C. State's DeMarcus "Tank" Tyler got spitting mad in the Wolfpack's game last month at Southern Mississippi. The defensive tackle promises it will be the only time. Ejected in the second half of the Southern Miss game after a spitting incident, Tyler was held out of the first quarter of the Pack's ACC opener the next week against Boston College by coach Chuck Amato. Tyler since has played with a fury, like a senior co-captain looking to make amends, saying he will better control his emotions. Read More



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Pack's Tyler says outbursts over
Chip Alexander * News & Observer

State QB gave early glimpse of his cool
Jim Young * News-Record

'Pack sees tough foe
John Delong * Winston-Salem Journal

Pack's Tyler making amends for earlier trouble
Jack Daly * The Herald-Sun

N.C. State has new attitude after wins
Ken Tysiac * Charlotte Observer

Wolfpack eyes more progress
Bob Sutton * Times-News

James gives Pack a spark
Andrew Jones * Star-News

N.C. State Feeling Good After Two Straight ACC Wins
The Associated Press

Pack Enjoying ACC Top Spot
Tony Haynes * GoPack.com

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Andy Katz * ESPN


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Heels missing recruits
J.P. Giglio * News & Observer

Duke-UNC game not what it used to be
Frank Dascenzo * The Herald-Sun

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The Asscoiated Press


East Carolina finds the right balance
Mandy Shultz * Freedom News Service



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