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Wes Durham and James Bates rank the 2017 ACC Football Media Guides

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Charlotte, NC – FOX Sports’ college football broadcasters Wes Durham and James Bates review and rank the 2017 ACC Football Media Guides.

and the winner is…

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Where do ACC football coaches sit in CBS’s 2017 college football Hot Seat rankings

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ACC football coaches Larry Fedora, Paul Johnson and Mark Richt at 2017 ACC Football Kickoff.
photos by Gene Galin

In the story you can check out the ratings key first and see where every coach in college football ranks just two months prior to a ball being kicked off.

RATING WHAT IT MEANS COACHES
5 Win or be fired 2
4 Start improving now 4
3 Pressure is mounting 15
2 All good … for now 31
1 Safe and secure 66
0 Untouchable 12

ACC football coaches Justin Fuente, Pat Narduzzi and David Cutcliffe at 2017 ACC Football Kickoff.
photos by Gene Galin

We, of course, are most interested to see how Dennis sizes up the football coaches in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Here’s how the current crop of ACC football coaches stack up:

Untouchable 0
Dabo Swinney, Clemson
Jimbo Fisher, FSU

Safe & Secure 1
David Cutcliffe, Duke
Bobby Petrino, Louisville
Mark Richt, Miami
Larry Fedora, UNC
Pat Narduzzi, Pittburgh
Justin Fuente, Virginia Tech

All good … for now 2
Paul Johnson, Georgia Tech
Dave Doeren, NC State
Dino Babers, Syracuse
Bronco Mendenhall, Virginia
Dave Clawson, Wake Forest

Pressure is mounting 3
Steve Addazio, Boston College

Start improving now 4 – No ACC coaches

Win or be fired 5 – No ACC coaches

2017 HOT SEAT RANKINGS 

TEAM COACH YEARS RECORD 2017 RATING
Steve Addazio 4 24-27 3
Dabo Swinney 9 89-28 0
David Cutcliffe 9 52-61 1
Jimbo Fisher 7 78-17 0
Paul Johnson 9 70-48 2
Bobby Petrino 3 (7) 26-13 (67-22) 1
Mark Richt 1 9-4 1
Dave Doeren 4 25-26 2
Larry Fedora 5 40-25 1
Brian Kelly 7 59-31 5
Pat Narduzzi 2 16-10 1
Dino Babers 1 4-8 2
Bronco Mendenhall 1 2-10 2
Justin Fuente 1 10-4 1
Dave Clawson 3 13-24 2

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