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A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 4 of the season:…
18 September 2014 | 8:48 am

During the past 18 months, half the league's schools have either begun or completed major projects to upgrade their football facilities. Many others are building practice facilities or adding other perks that directly benefit the athletes themselves - and, of course, catch the eyes of elite recruit…
17 September 2014 | 8:25 pm

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17 September 2014 | 2:35 pm

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17 September 2014 | 1:30 pm

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17 September 2014 | 10:00 am

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17 September 2014 | 1:30 am

Duke running back, Shaquille Powell talks the stable of four backs the Blue Devil utilize and more – The post Duke RB Shaquille Powell Speaks appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
16 September 2014 | 7:56 pm

Duke will look to improve its record to 4-0 when it hosts Tulane at Wallace Wade Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Blue Devils have won their first three games over Elon, Troy and Kansas by an average of 31 points, so the defending ACC Coastal Division champions are off to a good start in 2014.
16 September 2014 | 7:13 pm

Duke Football Meets with the Media…
16 September 2014 | 6:57 pm

From the September 16th, 2014 edition of the Duke Football Report, Bob Harris talks with Coach David Cutcliffe on practicing on better offensive consistency. The post Audio: Duke Football Report with Coach David Cutcliffe appeared first on Duke Report.
16 September 2014 | 12:07 pm

  Shaun Wilson was named the ACC Rookie of the Week. Wilson set the Duke single-game record for rushing yards with 245 yards on 12 attempts in Saturday’s 41-3 win over visiting Kansas, breaking the previous mark of 238 yards set by Robert Baldwin versus Maryland in 1994. Wilson is the fir…
15 September 2014 | 4:30 pm

Outside of the Southeastern Conference's footprint, it's become commonplace to hope for stumbles by college football's most dominant league. Led by Arkansas' dismantling of Big 12 Conference member Texas Tech in a 49-28 win on Saturday, the SEC West turned in its second straight undefeated weekend…
15 September 2014 | 8:39 am

Duke defeated Kansas 41-3 on Saturday in dominating fashion.  The Blue Devil defense gave up very little all day, forcing their first turnovers of the season.  And the Blue Devil offense rode the back of a true freshman running back who had a record setting day and one of the best performa…
14 September 2014 | 3:56 pm

Duke WR Max McCaffrey hauled in 2 TDs and DB DeVon Edwards pulled in an INT against Kansas on Saturday. The post Max McCaffrey and DeVon Edwards discuss Duke’s big win appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
14 September 2014 | 11:39 am

After Week 2 provided us a disastrously bad sample for the Big Ten, Week 3 was a good opportunity to gauge the Big 12 as seven of the league's 10 teams played opponents from other Power Five conferences. What did we glean? It was a good week for the Big 12, even if the league won't challenge the SEC…
14 September 2014 | 4:30 am

-J.T. Barrett, Ohio State, matched a school record with six touchdown passes - five in the first half - and threw for 312 yards to lead the 22nd-ranked Buckeyes to a 66-0 victory over Kent State.
14 September 2014 | 4:09 am

Blue Devil Nation photos from Duke's win over Kansas The post Photo gallery: Duke 41, Kansas 3 appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
14 September 2014 | 2:23 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Freshman Shaun Wilson rushed for a school-record 245 yards with three long touchdowns and Duke routed Kansas 41-3 on Saturday. Player Page…
14 September 2014 | 12:46 am

Duke Head Coach David Cutcliffe talks about his freshman RB Shaun Wilson’s record-breaking performance and how the team continues to get better after their 41-3 win over Kansas. The post David Cutcliffe Talks Blowout Win Over Kansas appeared first on Duke Report.
14 September 2014 | 12:39 am

Duke freshman running back Shaun Wilson sets the Duke record for rushing with 245 yards against Kansas. Highlighting the historic afternoon were 45, 68, and 69-yard touchdown runs that helped Duke push past the Jayhawks 40-3. The post Best of Shaun Wilson vs. Kansas appeared first on Duke Report.
14 September 2014 | 12:30 am

Duke uses a remarkable performance from freshman running back Shaun Wilson to cruise past Kansas. The win marks Duke’s first 3-0 start since 1994. The post Duke vs. Kansas Highlights appeared first on Duke Report.
14 September 2014 | 12:19 am

Duke freshman RB Shaun Wilson set the school rushing record on Saturday against Kansas. The post Freshman RB Shaun Wilson sets Duke rushing record appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
13 September 2014 | 11:30 pm

Duke redshirt senior QB Anthony Boone completed 19-of-33 attempts for 180 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions in a 41-3 victory over Kansas. After throwing 13 interceptions last year (against only 13 touchdowns), Boone hasn't yet tossed the ball to the opposition in 2014. [...] Player Page…
13 September 2014 | 11:23 pm

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Freshman Shaun Wilson rushed for a school-record 245 yards with three long touchdowns and Duke routed Kansas 41-3 on Saturday.
13 September 2014 | 11:00 pm

For all of Duke's accomplishments during its recent rise to relevance, it's still been 20 years since the Blue Devils started a season with three straight victories. Duke is looking to check that off its to-do list when the Blue Devils host rebuilding Kansas on Saturday. The Blue Devils' 1994 team…
12 September 2014 | 2:07 pm

With Duke and Kansas squaring off on the gridiron this weekend, we sat down with Joe Davis, who runs RockChalkBlog.com – the largest Kansas Jayhawks blog out there. We asked each other five questions about this weekend’s match up. First up our five for RCB:   DR: What kind of o…
12 September 2014 | 11:52 am

Blue Devil Nation football game preview of Duke Blue Devils vs. Kansas Jayhawks The post Game preview: Kansas at Duke appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
11 September 2014 | 11:33 pm

  When: Saturday September 13, 2014. 3:30 pm Where: Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham, North Carolina Television: Fox Sports South/Fox Sports Carolinas/RSN Line: Duke -15 All Time Series: Kansas leads 1-0 Last Time: Duke 16 (22)Kansas 44.  September 19, 2009.  The Duke defense featured two…
11 September 2014 | 6:50 pm

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 3 of the season:…
11 September 2014 | 8:47 am

Things to watch in Week 3 of the Big 12 season, the last weekend without any conference games:…
11 September 2014 | 7:50 am

College football is back in full swing, and college basketball returns just around the corner. With its return, we get the annual “Who will replace Coach K?” and “How much longer until Coach K retires?” articles. Seem to be more of those now that both Chris Collins and Steve…
9 September 2014 | 12:16 pm

  Duke overcame a shaky start and finished the game on a 31-3 run to win their first road contest of the 2014 season.  The offense looked out of sorts to start the game and the defense was virtually nonexistent.  The Blue Devils went down 14-3 before turning the game around with an im…
7 September 2014 | 4:26 pm

The Duke Blue Devils didn't get going until they found themselves in a surprising hole. Anthony Boone passed for 268 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores to lead Duke to a come-from-behind 34-17 victory over Troy on Saturday night. The Blue Devils (2-0) trailed 14-3 in the second quar…
7 September 2014 | 4:09 am

A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 2 of the season: GAME OF THE WEEK: Virginia Tech at Ohio State. A Hokies defense that held William & Mary of the FCS to nine points and 76 yards rushing will look to rattle Ohio State redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett, who will…
4 September 2014 | 8:32 am

Let's get the first edition of Stat Watch off to a running start. Six Football Bowl Subdivision players rushed for more than 200 yards in the opening week of the season.
1 September 2014 | 7:07 am

D'haquille ''Duke'' Williams felt the love from Auburn fans after his first big catch. The chants of ''Duke'' cascaded from the stands for the junior college transfer who turned in a sensational debut with the sixth-ranked Tigers in Saturday's 45-21 win over Arkansas and got louder as the game went…
31 August 2014 | 7:11 pm

Anthony Boone matched a career high with four touchdown passes and Duke opened its season by routing Elon 52-13 on Saturday night. Issac Blakeney caught two of those scores from Boone, covering 19 and 4 yards. Jamison Crowder caught the other two, from 46 and 13 yards. Ross Martin kicked a 49-yar…
31 August 2014 | 1:30 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Duke spent the past few years climbing to the top of the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division.
29 August 2014 | 1:17 pm

Duke Johnson hardly ever shows his emotions. Those around Miami's star running back, they aren't hiding anything right now. If Miami is going to have a championship season, hopes will largely rest on the relatively diminutive shoulders of her 5-foot-9 son - who could be dynamic enough to work his…
28 August 2014 | 9:03 pm

There's plenty of buzz around the Atlantic Coast Conference with the addition of a new team, the latest Heisman Trophy winner and the reigning national champion. Top-ranked Florida State's run to the national title and the arrival of fast-rising Louisville have raised the ACC's profile. Those conc…
27 August 2014 | 11:17 pm

Braxton Miller's season-ending shoulder injury has the potential to shake up the national title race, leaving a loaded Ohio State team without one of the country's most dynamic quarterbacks. The defending Southeastern Conference champions lost two key linemen before camp in started. The Ducks' off…
27 August 2014 | 1:45 pm

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Duke says tight end Braxton Deaver will miss the season after tearing a knee ligament.
18 August 2014 | 7:52 pm

When tight end Jake McGee transferred to Florida this summer, coaches arranged for him to live with quarterback Jeff Driskel. McGee is expected to play a key role in Florida's revamped offense, a 6-foot-5, 255-pound target with the size to overmatch defensive backs, the speed to run by linebackers…
15 August 2014 | 9:02 pm

''Once you've put in so much work, you really can feel what you're working toward is actually a reality,'' linebacker Jeff Schoettmer said. ''All the work we've put in, we feel like we deserve something out of it.'' The Tar Heels (7-6, 4-4 ACC) say they have the players to keep coach Larry Fedora's…
13 August 2014 | 6:00 pm

Duke can certainly get used to the view from the top. The perennial last-place pick in the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division finished atop the standings last year and the resurgent Blue Devils believe they have enough talent and experience to stay there. After winning its first division…
13 August 2014 | 4:33 pm

Duke linebacker Kelby Brown will miss the season after suffering a knee injury during a preseason scrimmage. In a release Tuesday, the school said the all-Atlantic Coast Conference performer tore his left anterior cruciate ligament during Monday's scrimmage. The injury is a big blow for the Blue D…
12 August 2014 | 9:51 pm

At St. Paul's Episcopal School in Mobile, Alabama, the high school that produced Crimson Tide quarterbacks AJ McCarron and Jake Coker, there's a new preseason ritual for football players: the social media talk. Committing on Twitter to a school is also discouraged - one recent former player tweeted…
11 August 2014 | 12:00 pm

The college football offseason is long and arduous, but its end is almost in sight. We’re going to take a look at five games you have to look forward to for every weekend of the season. (This is also a handy guide to decide how to RSVP for any autumn weddings.) All times are Eastern and all…
6 August 2014 | 3:29 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- The Atlantic Coast Conference owns a few prized possessions that once were property of the Southeastern Conference.
5 August 2014 | 6:09 pm

An unlikely school shook up the recruiting scene Friday. Scott Bracey , a wide receiver from Benedictine High School in Richmond, Va., verbally committed to coach David Cutcliffe and the Duke Blue Devils. Bracey is the first commitment for Duke’s 2016 class — and he's a big one. The…
25 July 2014 | 6:20 pm