A little while back, ESPN’s Bill Connelly (Creator of the S&P rankings) released his 2019 ACC Football Preseason Power Rankings, and he ranked NC State 7th heading into the season.
His S&P calculations heading into 2019 projects that NC State will finish 3rd in the Atlantic Division.
Projected Conference Wins (Projected Overall Wins)
1. Clemson 7.5 (11.0)
2. Florida State 4.6 (7.1)