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One Hokie, one Wahoo on preseason All-ACC football list

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd leads the Atlantic Coast Conference's preseason all-league team.
    
The ACC on Wednesday announced its preseason all-league team following a vote of 65 members of the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.
    
Boyd was voted the league's preseason player of the year earlier this week after winning the ACC player of the year award in 2012.
    
He appeared on 59 ballots and is one of three Tigers on the team along with receiver Sammy Watkins and kicker Chandler Catanzaro. Clemson is the ACC's preseason favorite for just the second time since 1991.
    
Florida State had a league-best six players selected while North Carolina placed four players on the team.
    
Miami running back Duke Johnson appeared on 58 ballots while Watkins was on 57.

FULL LIST (number of votes)


OFFENSE
    
QB_Tajh Boyd, Clemson (59)
    
RB_Duke Johnson, Miami (58)
    
RB_James Wilder Jr., Florida State (23)
    
WR_Sammy Watkins, Clemson (57)
    
WR_Michael Campanaro, Wake Forest (20)
    
TE_Eric Ebron, North Carolina (35)
    
OT_James Hurst, North Carolina (37)
    
OT_Morgan Moses, Virginia (35)
    
OG_Tre' Jackson, Florida State (46)
    
OG_Brandon Linder, Miami (28)
    
C_Bryan Stork, Florida State (29)
    
K_Chandler Catanzaro, Clemson (41)
    
DEFENSE
    
DE_Jeremiah Attaochu, Georgia Tech (39)
    
DE_Kareem Martin, North Carolina (37)
    
DT_Nikita Whitlock, Wake Forest (35)
    
DT_Timmy Jernigan, Florida State (34)
    
LB_Jack Tyler, Virginia Tech (42)
    
LB_Christian Jones, Florida State (38)
    
LB_Kevin Pierre-Louis, Boston College (21)
    
CB_Ross Cockrell, Duke (48)
    
CB_Lamarcus Joyner, Florida State (32)
    
S_Tre' Boston, North Carolina (30)
    
S_Jason Hendricks, Pitt (18)
    
P_Will Monday, Duke (41)
    
Spc._Stefon Diggs, Maryland (34)

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