Archive For The “Duke Football News” Category

UNC football seniors don’t want to lose to Duke, NC State

By |


News & Observer

UNC football seniors don’t want to lose to Duke, NC State | News …
News & Observer
UNC seniors talk about Friday’s rivalry against NC State, and how important it is for them to win.

and more »

Read more »

Scouting reports: UNC, Duke NC State matchups – News & Observer

By |


The Telegraph

Scouting reports: UNC, Duke NC State matchups
News & Observer
Key theme: Welcome to November, and the stretch run of the college football season. UNC enters the final month of the regular season with hope of winning the ACC’s Coastal Division. To make that goal a reality, the Tar Heels essentially can’t lose
Georgia Tech, North Carolina could be set for another high-scoring gameThe Telegraph
GEORGIA TECH FOOTBALL: UNC getting ready for Tech’s option offenseNorthwest Georgia News
UNC Football still has a lot to play for in 2016Tar Heel Blog (blog)
Durham Herald Sun
all 114 news articles »

Read more »

Duke’s fourth-quarter losses mounting

By |


News & Observer

Duke’s fourth-quarter losses mounting
News & Observer
Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas (5) tries to escape from Duke defensive tackle Mike Ramsay (99) after a long gain in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in Atlanta. Georgia Tech won 38-35. John Bazemore AP.
Preview: Duke vs. Virginia Tech247Sports (subscription)
Duke Game Preview: Hokies Face Blue Devils In Final ACC Road GameTechSideline.com
With Coastal Division in their sights, Hokies set to face DukeVirginia Tech Collegiate Times
Florida Times-Union –Herald-Whig
all 24 news articles »

Read more »

Injuries leave slumping Duke with 1 captain vs No. 23 Hokies

By |


FOXSports.com

Injuries leave slumping Duke with 1 captain vs No. 23 Hokies (Nov 1, 2016)
FOXSports.com
FILE – In a Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 file photo, Duke head coach David Cutcliffe calls a timeout during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Notre Dame, in South Bend, Ind. Duke isn’t just losing games these days. It’s also losing

and more »

Read more »

Injuries Continue Piling Up for Duke Football

By |


BallDurham

Injuries Continue Piling Up for Duke Football
BallDurham
Duke Football recently announced that the team’s leading rusher Jela Duncan will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn Achilles against Georgia Tech over the weekend. Duncan is the third team captain to be ruled out for the season joining …

Read more »

Virginia hopes to follow Duke’s blueprint in slowing Louisville

By |


Miami Herald

Virginia hopes to follow Duke’s blueprint in slowing Louisville
Virginian-Pilot
Milking the play clock and pounding the ball on the ground, Duke kept possession for more than 37 minutes in a 24-14 loss to Louisville, holding the Cardinals and their dynamic quarterback, Lamar Jackson, to their lowest output of the season. Rest
High-scoring No. 5 Louisville takes on struggling VirginiaCentre Daily Times

all 83 news articles »

Read more »

Q&A with Duke beat writer Steve Wiseman

By |


MyAJC

Q&A with Duke beat writer Steve Wiseman
MyAJC
No one cared about Duke football because the school barely cared. Hiring Cutcliffe and pouring money into facilities changed that in a big way. Duke knew it had to be relevant in football because that’s what drives TV contracts and conference alignments.

and more »

Read more »

Duke prepared for Georgia Tech’s offense to do more than run

By |


AthlonSports.com

Duke prepared for Georgia Tech’s offense to do more than run
News & Observer
“A lot of time with triple-option teams, they’ll lull you to sleep and get you in the pass,” Duke cornerback Byron Fields said Tuesday. “Army tried to get us a couple of times. We have to be ready for that, definitely probably look for some wrinkles in
Duke Blue Devils vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Preview and PredictionAthlonSports.com
Georgia Tech, Duke familiar with each other entering showdownThe Telegraph
GEORGIA TECH FOOTBALL: Roof working on takeaways, third down stopsNorthwest Georgia News
247Sports –Duke Report –The Spun (press release) (blog)
all 54 news articles »

Read more »

Duke wants to limit explosive plays at Georgia Tech

By |


Northwest Georgia News

Duke wants to limit explosive plays at Georgia Tech
News & Observer
Duke football coach David Cutcliffe says limiting mistakes and eliminating explosive plays will be essential for the Blue Devils to beat the Yellow Jackets. The ACC. Lamar Jackson #8 of the Louisville Cardinals is tackled by Corbin McCarthy #26 of the
Georgia Tech, Duke familiar with each other entering showdownThe Telegraph
Open weekend done, Duke looks to Georgia TechDurham Herald Sun
GEORGIA TECH FOOTBALL: Roof working on takeaways, third down stopsNorthwest Georgia News
247Sports
all 16 news articles »

Read more »

Duke football brings aid to flood-ravaged Lumberton

By |


Durham Herald Sun

Duke football brings aid to flood-ravaged Lumberton
Durham Herald Sun
DURHAM — Duke’s football team regularly ends practices with a team prayer. Players and staff are encouraged to share any personal concerns they have, which led brothers Kane Banner and Sayvon Sampson to ask for providence for their hometown of …

Read more »

Duke football strategy: Eyes straight ahead

By |


News & Observer

Duke strategy: Eyes straight ahead
News & Observer
“Everyone has a job when you’re going against an offense like that,” Duke linebacker Ben Humphreys said. “If anyone messes up, it could go for an explosive play. You have to be mentally ready every snap. I have to train my eyes this week to be looking

Read more »

Military discipline required for Duke football against Army Saturday given turnover woes, stormy forecast

By |

Duke ChronicleMilitary discipline required for Duke football against Army Saturday given turnover woes, stormy forecastDuke ChronicleFor many young quarterbacks, there comes a turning point in their careers when they must pick themselves up and begin m…

Read more »

Blue Devils quietly lead ACC in sacks

By |


Charlotte Observer (blog)

Blue Devils quietly lead ACC in sacks
Charlotte Observer (blog)
Duke hired a new defensive line coach, Ben Albert, who came from Boston College with a more aggressive approach to line play, and defensive coordinator Jim Knowles has put together some effective blitz packages. The Blue Devils (2-3) may not add to the …
Duke emphasizes ball security in visit from Army (Oct 6, 2016)FOXSports.com
Duke vs. Army: What to Watch ForDuke Report
How does Duke handle playing in the rain?ACCSports.com
Durham Herald Sun –News & Observer
all 21 news articles »

Read more »

Phantom lost fumble costs Duke Johnson, Cleveland Browns

By |


cleveland.com

Phantom lost fumble costs Duke Johnson, Cleveland Browns
Palm Beach Post
Judging who recovered a fumble, from an officiating standpoint, seems like it ought to be fairly simple. But on Sunday, NFL officials made a mistake that may have cost the Cleveland Browns a football game. With roughly nine minutes to play in the
The Cleveland Browns Got Screwed When Washington Was Awarded Fumble, Even Though Duke Johnson Was …The Big Lead
Was Duke Johnson’s fumble really recovered by the Redskins? (video)cleveland.com
NFL can’t explain its insane fumble ruling in Browns-Redskins gameSporting News
ESPN –SB Nation –CBSSports.com
all 709 news articles »

Read more »

Virginia football tops Duke to snap 17-game road losing streak

By |


Washington Post

Virginia football tops Duke to snap 17-game road losing streak
Washington Post
DURHAM, N.C. — Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’” played over the loudspeakers at Wallace Wade Stadium at the end of the third quarter Saturday, surely meant to encourage the trailing Duke Blue Devils, who were playing their homecoming game in front of …
Six Daniel Jones turnovers doom Duke football in 34-20 homecoming loss to VirginiaDuke Chronicle
Blue Devils ‘out-everything-ed’ in frustrating loss to VirginiaNews & Observer
UVa Football Snaps 17-Game Road Losing Skid, Wins at Duke 34-20NBC 29 News
Richmond.com –Streaking The Lawn (blog) –WDBJ7
all 56 news articles »

Read more »