REPORT: Pack Faces Vols in 2012 Opener

According to a published report, NC State will kick off the 2012 season versus Tennessee in Atlanta, as a part of the Chick-fil-A College Kickoff.

News And Observer: Pack, Heels eye football dates in Atlanta

N.C. State is set to open the 2012 football season against Tennessee in Atlanta. UNC is trying to work out a deal to open the 2010 season in the Georgia Dome against an SEC team.

It's all apart of the Chick-fil-A College Kickoff, which was started by the Atlanta Sports Council and ESPN in 2008.

"I like it," Wolfpack coach Tom O'Brien said. "You've got to play one major game that gets you on television. It's great exposure for our program."

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