Boston College At least Frank Spaziani's players haven't quit on the season. The Eagles took a 28-17 win at Maryland amidst rain, snow and cold temperatures because they were the mentally and physically tougher team. Sophomore Rolandan Finch's 243 rushing yards were huge in demoralizing the Terps. Grade: A.
Clemson Dabo Swinney's squad didn't handle early adversity after its first committed turnover well and allowed the game to get out of hand enough it couldn't mount a comeback. Great run by the Tigers, but with Georgia Tech returning to its September form, Clemson's task was too great in the 31-17 loss in Atlanta. Grade: D.
Duke Three missed field goals crushed the Blue Devils' chances at making this perhaps the most bizarre football weekend in ACC history. Duke lost at home to Virginia Tech, 14-10, but probably should have won the game. Matt Daniels was sensational on defense, too bad he couldn't kick field goals, too. Grade: C.
Florida State E.J. Manuel (25-for-34 for 321...