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Mike Kline

Mike Kline is a writer for, covering mainly Football. He also has his own blog at Duke Sports Blog. You can find find him on Twitter at @DukeBlogMKline.

Duke & Virginia Tech Football Blogger Preview

We had the chance to discuss the upcoming Virginia Tech vs. Duke football game with Hokie Blogger Dan Caro (@treadmillhorse). We discussed Duke’s perception in the ACC, Virginia Tech’s struggles this year, the fate of Frank Beamer and of course the big match-up in Durham on Saturday. The Hokies have ...

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David Cutcliffe Reflects on Year, on Program

Following Duke’s victory over rival North Carolina, a victory that gave Duke its first 10-win season ever, clinched the ACC Coastal Division and secured possession of the Victory Bell for the second straight year, Duke head coach David Cutcliffe was emotional. During his post game interview on TV he said ...

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Duke vs. UNC: More Than a Rivalry Game

Lets face it, no Duke fans enjoys anything more than seeing the Blue Devils beat their arch rival from 8-miles down the road– probably no Duke player enjoys anything more either. But there is more to the Blue Devils upcoming rivalry game with the Tar Heels than just bragging rights. ...

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Duke Football Knocks Off Miami, 48-30

Believe it or not, Duke controls the ACC Coastal Division race with its 48-30 win over Miami. It didn’t take long for Miami  to flex its muscle and let out a little frustration in the process–a shade over five minutes–but like most of this year,  Duke showed its tenacity fought ...

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Duke vs. Miami Football Preview

When Duke takes on Miami Saturday afternoon, the Blue Devils will have a unique opportunity for the program, one many felt like wasn’t possible: they can control their own destiny. What that means is the Duke, yes, Duke Football program will have an opportunity to actually make the ACC Championship ...

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Duke vs. NC State Preview

In their first meeting since 2009, the Duke Blue Devils are hoping to continue their magical season and gain a seventh win of the season against NC State. The “rival” schools are two teams who appear to be on two very different paths. NC State wasn’t expected to be a ...

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Cutcliffee: Duke Ready to Get Back to Work

In his weekly Sunday teleconference, Duke head coach David Cutcliffe addressed his team’s bye-week and the excitement that his team felt about getting back on the field after a much needed week off. “I think our guys are excited about getting back to work. It is kind of unusual feeling ...

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Cutcliffe: Duke Better Than a Year Ago

David Cutcliffe addressed a number of topics in his Sunday post-game teleconference, including his team’s big come from behind victory against Virginia, as well as the challenges his team faces ahead. Probably the most intersting comment came in response to a question regarding what, if any, milestones he’d like to ...

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Duke-Virginia: Rivalry Heating Up


Duke and Virginia probably haven’t been considered traditional rivals within the ACC, but make no mistake these two programs do not much care for each other. David Cutcliffe said as much and his players concurred when asked this week about the Blue Devils pending match up with their ACC foe. ...

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Duke Football: Q & A with a Virginia Blogger

Leading up to the Duke-Virginia game,  we had a chance to talk to Paul Wiley, writer for the UVa website, Streaking the Lawn. We talked the upcoming matchup between the Cavaliers and Duke as well as the state of each respective programs. DR: Virginia has struggled lately after starting out with ...

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Duke-Navy: Expect A Battle

Duke and Navy have had some classic battles over the years and the Blue Devils haven’t always come out on the right side of the ledger when they were all said and done. This time Duke will be coming off a much needed bye week and most every coach loves ...

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Jamison Crowder Making Push For Biletnikoff Award

Duke Football’s standout wide receiver Jamison Crowder is making a serious push to become a Biletnikoff Award Finalist. The Biletnikoff Award is given annually to the best wide receiver in college football by the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., an independent organization founded in 1994. Crowder has arguably been Duke’s best ...

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