- Football.comAtlantic Coast Conference editor and columnist
After 20-plus years in sports journalism, Steve Barnes brings a trifecta of experience to his role as Football.com’s Atlantic Coast Conference editor and columnist.
As a journalist, Barnes has served as a senior writer for Rivals.com as well as a college football beat writer for the Montgomery (Ala.) Advertiser. Apart from covering games involving ACC members Florida State, Georgia Tech and Virginia, he has also covered Nebraska, Kansas State, Minnesota, Oklahoma State and Missouri.
In broadcasting, he has called arena football, minor league baseball, several college sports and multiple junior college national championship events.
Barnes was a national award-winning sports information director and was a member of three media relation departments at three universities as well as three professional sports franchises.