Greensboro, NC Brandon Jenkins is must-see TV.
One of the top defensive ends in the nation, the Florida State Seminole is on the watch lists for Lott Impact Trophy, Bednarik Award, and Nagurski Award, all of which go to the nation's premier defensive player. So if he's worthy of those eyes, he's a worthy peak through the lenses of all ACC fans, too.
"Being mentioned for those are an honor, but it couldn't happen without my teammates," Jenkins said Sunday at the ACC Football Kickoff at the Grandover Resort. "We make each other better."
Jenkins is right, the Seminoles are loaded on defense and just might be the top unit in the nation, hence they elevate one another's games. But their best player is Jenkins, who blends just enough confidence and humbleness to make himself quite likeable.
He's quick to praise teammates on both sides of the ball. Easily engages in telling stories about how good the FSU football team is in basketball, even regaling the tale of when freshman defens...