Web Run: Chip on the Shoulder

N.C. State was picked to finish last in the ACC's Atlantic Division by the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in July. And why not?

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(As Of July 28)
ATLANTIC DIVISION
SchoolConferencePct.OverallPct.
Boston College0-0.0000-0.000
Clemson0-0.0000-0.000
Florida State0-0.0000-0.000
Maryland0-0.0000-0.000
NC State0-0.0000-0.000
Wake Forest0-0.0000-0.000
COASTAL DIVISION
SchoolConferencePct.OverallPct.
Duke0-0.0000-0.000
Georgia Tech0-0.0000-0.000
Miami0-0.0000-0.000
North Carolina0-0.0000-0.000
Virginia0-0.0000-0.000
Virginia Tech0-0.0000-0.000



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"We have a chip on our shoulder." - NC State's Anthony Hill on being picked last in the ACC



Chip on the Shoulder
John Delong * JournalNow.com
N.C. State was picked to finish last in the ACC's Atlantic Division by the media at the ACC Football Kickoff in July. And why not? The Wolfpack tied for last place last season, finishing 5-7 overall and 3-5 in the league, and Coach Tom O'Brien must replace 14 starters from that team. Even after spring football and three weeks of preseason practice, there were still major question marks and open competition at several positions. Read More

N.C. State can't go wrong with tailback rotation
Ken Tysiac * Charlotte.com
One of N.C. State coach Tom O'Brien's most difficult decisions heading into the Aug. 28 opener at South Carolina might be how to rotate talented tailbacks Jamelle Eugene and Andre Brown. Eugene surpassed 100 yards rushing three times in the last seven games last season and was tabbed the starter entering training camp. Brown ranks 12th in N.C. State history with 1,772 career rushing yards entering his senior season. Read More



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Rk.NationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1USA USA30353499
2CHN China46152283
3RUS Russia16162052
4GBR Great Britain17121140
5AUS Australia11141439
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