So much for shedding that underdog label at Wake Forest.
For all the progress the Demon Deacons made last year in winning the Atlantic Coast Conference and reaching the Orange Bowl, they begin their follow-up season in a familiar role.
They're considerable underdogs, picked to lose their opener at Boston College by a touchdown.
That's just the way coach Jim Grobe's team likes it.
Center Steve Justice says the Demon Deacons embrace being underdogs because they want another chance to prove the so-called