Four North Carolina players and two each from Duke and Wake Forest were voted to the preseason All-ACC football team.
Florida State led all teams with six selections while preseason favorite Clemson had three.
UNC, which went 8-4 in 2012, had two players each on offense and defense. Tight end Eric Ebron and tackle James Hurst were selected to the offensive team by the voters who gathered in Greensboro on Monday. Defensive end Kareem Martin and safety Tre Boston were picked on defense.
Corner Ross Cockrell and punter Will Monday were the selections for the Blue Devils, who finished 6-7 last season.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd, the conference player of the year in 2012, was the leading voter-getter (59 votes) but there were no unanimous selections.
Receiver Michael Campanaro and defensive tackle Nikita Whitlock represented Wake Forest but there were no N.C. State players picked.
WR Sammy Watkins, Clemson (57 out of 65 votes)
WR Michael Campanaro, Wake Forest (20)
TE Eric Ebron, UNC (35)
T James Hurst, UNC (37)
T Morgan Moses, Virginia (35)
G Tre' Jackson, FSU (36)
G Brandon Linder, Miami (28)
C Bryan Stork, FSU (29)
QB Tajh Boyd, Clemson (59)
RB Duke Johnson, Miami (58)
RB James Wilder, FSU (23)
DE Jeremiah Attaochu, Georgia Tech (39)
DE Kareem Martin, UNC (37)
DT Nikita Whitlock, Wake Forest (35)
DT Timmy Jernigan, FSU (34)
LB Jack Tyler, Virginia Tech (42)
LB Christian Jones, FSU (38)
LB Kevin Pierre-Louis, Boston College (21)
CB Ross Cockrell, Duke (48)
CB Lamarcus Joyner, FSU (32)
S Tre Boston, UNC (30)
S Jason Hendricks, Pitt (18)
K Chandler Catanzaro, Clemson (41)
P Will Monday, Duke (41)
KR Stefon Diggs, Maryland (34)