ACC renews push for early signing period, Auburn on prowl and more

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. — Despite a resounding defeat by conference commissioners in January, the push for an early signing period in football just won’t die. On Wednesday, ACC athletic directors voted to again support a three-day signing period beginning the third Wednesday in December. The question is why, after the idea got thrashed just a few months ago, would a conference put it right back on the table?