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NCAA Football: Cal 35, UNC 30

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The North Carolina Tar Heels opened the 2017-2018 season with a 35-30 loss to the California Golden Bears at Keenan Stadium on Saturday. As a result of both teams meeting for […]

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ACC Football: Triangle coaches preview notes and quotes on opening the 2017-2018 season

RALEIGH, N.C. – All three Triangle-area Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) football teams kick off their respective 2017-2018 seasons on Saturday. The North Carolina Tar Heels and Duke Blue Devils host Cal-Berkeley and N.C. Central respectively, […]

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Triangle Sports Roundup: Notes from Duke’s gridiron scrimmage

DURHAM, N.C. –The Duke Blue Devils held an 85-snap scrimmage at Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium on Saturday. Youth and experience highlighted the offense, both on the ground and in the air. Freshman running back […]

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Fields leads young Duke Blue Devils secondary

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent DURHAM, N.C. – Coming off a disappointing 4-8 (1-7 ACC) season, the team’s first losing campaign since 2012, the Duke Blue Devils are looking to bounce back in the Atlantic Coast Conference […]

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Seminoles lead 2017 ACC Football preseason poll

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Florida State Seminoles were selected the preseason favorite to claim the 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) football championship as announced by the conference on Monday. The Seminoles, who posted a 10-3 […]

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ACC Kickoff: North Carolina offense faces questions entering season

Daniel Lacy, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Last season, the UNC Tar Heels offense was so stacked with playmakers that it almost seemed like there wasn’t room for all of them. Fast-forward to this year and […]

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ACC Kickoff: UNC defense expands, takes on bigger role under DC Papuchis

David Kehrli, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Gene Chizik resigned from his position as defensive coordinator in February, the UNC Tar Heels immediately promoted former linebackers coach John Papuchis to the same role. What would […]

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Duke’s Daniel Jones rises to top tier of ACC quarterbacks

David Kehrli, Correspondent CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Duke Blue Devils head coach David Cutcliffe has molded and mentored numerous great quarterbacks in his more than three decades as a football coach. Just a redshirt sophomore, coming […]