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The one way Jimbo Fisher, Dabo Swinney want the ACC to copy SEC

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Somewhere in all the chatter and clichés that come with last week's ACC Kickoff, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher and Clemson's Dabo Swinney proposed an interesting idea.

The ACC should keep their rivalry games on the same weekend every year.

"That's what makes them a rivalry," Fisher said.

Fisher and Swinney both spent time in the SEC, where fans know the big weekends before the schedules come out. Florida plays Georgia around Halloween. The Iron Bowl is on Thanksgiving weekend. Alabama-Tennessee is the third Saturday in October.

"That's one thing that we like about the SEC.