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Maryland begins its Atlantic Coast Conference farewell tour with a perfect record, a place in the Top 25 and feeling pretty good about its best start since 2001.
''Everyone has a little bit more swag, they feel confident because they're going out there and executing and doing what they have to do,'' quarterback C.J. Brown said Tuesday. ''Everyone is getting recognized for it. We're No. 25 in the country.''
It's the first time Maryland (4-0) has been ranked under Randy Edsall, who took over before the 2011 season. The Terrapins won all of their non-league games by a collective 159-41 score. They're well rested, too, after getting last weekend off following a 37-0 rout of West Virginia on Sept. 21.
So, it would appear as if Maryland is poised to begin its final season in the ACC under ideal circumstances - except that the opposition Saturday is No. 8 Florida State, and the game will be held in a stadium where the Terrapins have never ...
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C.J. Brown and Maryland look for the program's first win at Florida State. Photo: USA Today Sports
No. 25 Maryland at No. 8 Florida State
Saturday, 12:00 p.m. ESPN
Line: Florida State -15
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