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ACC Football Power Rankings Round-Up - Week 5, 2021

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Chaos manifest

Clemson v NC State Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images

Whew... what a week for the ACC. Clemson dropped to 2-2 after NC State upset them in 2OT. Wake Forest took care of business against Virginia and is basically atop the conference by default. UNC continues to disappoint, and Georgia Tech finds itself crawling up the ranks. Here’s how the experts view the conference these days:

BC Interruption’s Rankings:

  1. Wake Forest Demon Deacons (+5)
  2. NC State Wolfpack (+3)
  3. Clemson Tigers (-2)
  4. Boston College Eagles (-)
  5. Virginia Tech Hokies (-2)
  6. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (+5)
  7. North Carolina Tar Heels (-5)
  8. Miami Hurricanes (-1)
  9. Pittsburgh Panthers (-1)
  10. Louisville Cardinals (-1)
  11. Virginia Cavaliers (-1)
  12. Duke Blue Devils (+2)
  13. Syracuse Orange (-)
  14. Florida State Seminoles (-2)

ESPN’s FPI Rankings:

  1. Clemson Tigers
  2. Pittsburgh Panthers
  3. NC State Wolfpack
  4. North Carolina Tar Heels
  5. Miami Hurricanes
  6. Wake Forest Demon Deacons
  7. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
  8. Virginia Tech Hokies
  9. Boston College Eagles
  10. Virginia Cavaliers
  11. Louisville Cardinals
  12. Duke Blue Devils
  13. Syracuse Orange
  14. Florida State Seminoles

CBS Sports Rankings:

  1. Wake Forest Demon Deacons
  2. Boston College Eagles
  3. NC State Wolfpack
  4. Clemson Tigers
  5. Virginia Tech Hokies
  6. North Carolina Tar Heels
  7. Louisville Cardinals
  8. Pittsburgh Panthers
  9. Virginia Cavaliers
  10. Miami Hurricanes
  11. Syracuse Orange
  12. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
  13. Duke Blue Devils
  14. Florida State Seminoles

AP Poll Appearances:

  • NC State at #23
  • Wake Forest at #24
  • Clemson at #25
  • Boston College receiving 55 votes
  • Virginia Tech receiving 20 votes
  • Louisville receiving 3 votes
  • UNC receiving 1 vote

Coaches Poll Appearances:

  • Clemson at #19
  • Wake Forest at #25
  • BC receiving 91 votes
  • NC State receiving 70 votes
  • Virginia Tech receiving 39 votes
  • UNC receiving 10 votes
  • Louisville receiving 2 votes