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A Podcast for ACC sports junkies by ACC sports junkies!






Week 4 ACC Football Preview

The ACCeptable Benefits is celebrating 1,000 listeners! To commemorate the occasion, MR and Doug are doing the exact same thing that got them here - preview' and riffin' on some ACC football! It's Week 4 in the league and the teams are looking to bring their A-game to bounce back from a tough Week 3 for most of the conference. The guys go through the betting lines, complain about some questionable coaching decisions, and get a surprise appearance from Coach Mike Sewak of Georgia Tech fame!


Week 3 ACC Football Review

Week 3 in the ACC is in the books! Doug and MR roll through all the action - breaking down the coach speak following some questionable decisions by Pitt and Florida State; bad losses by Georgia Tech, Boston College and NC State; and just who wants to be the second best QB in the ACC? All that - plus what can the United Kingdom's cycling team teach us about football (for real) - and more on this episode of The ACCeptable Benefits Podcast!


ACC Football Week 3 Preview

Doug's back from mourning Syracuse's loss and MR is back from California to preview Week 3 in the ACC! The guys hit some recruiting trail notes before diving into all the week's action. Is Jamie Newman the best QB in the ACC? Does Pitt have what it takes to win the 100th matchup against the criminal organization known as Penn State? Will Jim Leavitt run more laps around the Florida State practice field than the team itself? All that - and of course a bit of Louisville hot dog talk - on this...


ACC Football Week 2 Review

Doug and MR take you on a journey through a conference that experienced highs (UNC/Louisville) and lows (FSU/Syracuse). No sane podcast would spend an entire episode on a conference where 10/13 games were played against group of 5 teams or lower, but that's just what we do. With special emphasis on a clash near the top of the coastal and a review of which teams took care of business against lesser competition the guys step through the week that was and take down their takeaways. Two hosts...


ACC Football Week 2 Preview

Doug and MR are two podcast hosts divided by a country, a country that has no time for old men, no time for scrubs, and certainly no time for an inferior Carolina to inhibit the Return of the Mack. We're previewing the entire Week 2 slate of ACC games, including Louisville vs Eastern Kentucky. From the shadow of the Golden Gate bridge to the closet that Syracuse built back in Atlanta the guys go through each game, discussing their predictions, a few news and notes, and an ultimatum for VT....


ACC Week 1 Review

Happy Labor Day Gang! Doug and MR are workin' on a holiday to review all the Week 1 action from around the ACC. The guys go through each game, discussing where their predictions went right (and wrong - listen, we're not perfect); along with reviewing all the betting-related action! Week 1 may be in the books, but the fun one the ACCeptable Benefits Podcast is just getting started!


ACC Week 1 Preview

Get ready gang - there's a full slate of Week 1 games in the ACC to cover! As always, Doug and Michael-Robert get you ready for all the action by taking an in-depth look at each of the games. At the top of the show, the guys go through news and notes in the ACC as a whole before jumping into each of the games. Additionally, Doug and MR delve into some of the betting action for all the contests (for entertainment purposes only *wink*). It's Week 1 and hope springs eternal! (...except for...


Miami v. Florida Week 0 Review & Clemson v. Georgia Tech Week 0.5 Preview

Week 0 is in the books, with ACC brethren Miami losing to the University of Florida 24-20. Doug and MR review the game - the good, the bad, and the Miami offensive line...The guys touch on how QB Jarren Williams did in his first start; who stood out on defense; and what the Hurricanes can do to bounce back next week. Next, we get right into a preview of the debut of the ACC Network and Thursday night's Clemson v. Georgia Tech game! Can Georgia Tech do anything to remain competitive with the...


Miami & Louisville Season Previews + Miami v. Florida Week 0 Preview

It's finally the eve of Week 0 in college football! Doug and Michael-Robert preview the upcoming seasons for both the Miami Hurricanes (in-depth!) and the Louisville Cardinals (not in-depth, mercifully). Also, the guys go football's deep on previewing the Hurricane's Week 0 game against their hated rival: the Florida Gators! Football is back, baby!


NC State & Virginia Tech Season Previews

Doug and Michael-Robert preview the upcoming seasons for the NC State Wolfpack and the Virginia Tech Hokies: two teams looking to capitalize on favorable schedules; but with significant questions that need answered to do so. Can Coach Dave Doeren and the Wolfpack take the next step towards an ACC crown despite losing significant NFL talent? Can Coach Justin Fuente and the Hokies reverse the recent downward trend in legendary defensive coordinator Bud Foster's last season? All that and much...


Wake Forest & UNC Season Previews

It's an all North Carolina school ACCeptable Benefits Podcast with Doug and Michael-Robert previewing the Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the North Carolina Tar Heels! Wake Forest is looking to make yet another bowl game under Coach Dave Clawson; while UNC is looking to return to the Patron Saint of the Pod Mack Brown Glory Days under new coach....Mack Brown. WARNING: If you don't like Den of Thieves or the rhythmic stylings of Mark Morrison...this may not be your episode.


Florida State & Pitt Season Previews

The ACCeptable Benefits Podcast team previews keep rollin' on as the season approaches; this time with the Florida State Seminoles and the Pitt Panthers! Doug and Michael-Robert hit on what each squad needs to do to be successful and how each team's new offensive coordinator may make or break the season - and thus, their respective head coach's job. All that - plus a Duck Dynasty reference - and more on this episode of ACCeptable Benefits!


Clemson & Georgia Tech Season Preview

Doug and Michael Robert sit down to preview the upcoming seasons for defending National Champion Clemson....and 1990 National Champion Georgia Tech! The guys review last season, then go through their picks for the 2019 season. Of course, they discuss a little 'crootin too.


Virginia & Syracuse Season Previews

Doug and Michael-Robert are kickin' back on this Margarita/Happy Birthday Tommy DeVito Edition of The Acceptable Benefits Podcast! This time the guys are talking preseason ACC Coastal favorite Virginia Cavaliers and last season's surprise ACC team Syracuse Orange. Can Virginia get over the hump to win the division? Can Syracuse build off last season's success? All that and more on another episode of The Acceptable Benefits Podcast!


Boston College & Duke Season Previews

Doug and Michael Robert review last season for both Boston College and Duke before getting into making their picks for the entire year for both teams. Also, the debut of the Recruit Scoop segment!


Episode 1 - One BIG Question

For the debut episode of The ACCeptable Benefits Podcast, Doug and Michael Robert identify One Big Question each ACC team needs to address in order to reach their respective goals.