The ACC may end up producing the 2017 draft’s No. 1 quarterback and its No. 1 running back, in addition to the No. 1 pick in 2018.
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The Atlantic Coast Conference took center stage last weekend, as NFL evaluators honed in on Clemson’s thrilling win over Louisville and North Carolina’s dramatic upset of Florida State. The conference may end up producing the 2017 draft’s No. 1 quarterback (Clemson’s DeShaun Watson) and its No. 1 running back (FSU’s Dalvin Cook), in addition to the No. 1 pick in 2018 (Louisville QB Lamar Jackson). This week, Pro Football Focus lead ACC writer John Breitenbach joins the show to discuss the talent around the conference and the top performers on both sides of the ball from last weekend’s action.
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