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  1. Without Brown, young and speedy linebackers key for Duke footballRead More | By Sam TurkenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    Sophomore linebacker Zavier Carmichael will move into a starting role in 2015 as one of the leaders of the Duke defense. Wide receiver Jamison Crowder and return man DeVon Edwards spent the last few seasons proving the old adage true for the Blue Devils, turning the tides of games with explosive plays.


  2. Top ACC players: Honorable mentionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ESPN

    We're counting down the top 25 players in the ACC this week, but it's a testament to the league how tough it was to narrow down the list. With that in mind, here's a quick look at a few stars who just missed the final cut.


  3. 2015 Boston College Opponent Previews: Duke Blue DevilsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BC Interruption

    A year after they shocked the world by winning 10 games and advancing to the ACC Championship Game, the Duke Blue Devils took an expected step back in 2014. Sure, they won nine games and finished second in their division, one game back of a top-10 ranked Georgia Tech team they defeated during the season.


  4. David Cutcliffe confident Thomas Sirk can handle starting jobRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ESPN

    There's plenty of turnover at Duke this year, with mainstays like Laken Tomlinson, Jamison Crowder, David Helton and, now due to injury, Kelby Brown gone. So, too, is the winningest quarterback in the program's history, but that doesn't seem to be much of a concern for David Cutcliffe, as the Greensboro News & Record writes.


  5. Defining the CHARACTER of the Damian Lillard Era BlazersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Blazers Edge

    It wasn't too long ago that many BlazersEdgers considered Meyers Leonard to be a goofy-joke on the end of the bencha Now, Meyers Leonard has developed over 3 up and down years for this 23 year old, 7'1" inside-outside offensive center, with a 7'5" wingspan and ripped frame providing emerging defense and elite rim protection upside. There is NO DOUBT that Meyers Leonard is set up epically for a true breakout seasona after all, there is no more LaMarcus Aldridge in the way.


  6. 2015 Duke Blue Devils Football PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Maddux Sports Blog

    Head coach: David Cutcliffe 2014 Record: 9-4; 5-3 ACC 2014 Bowl: 36-31 Loss to Arizona St. at Sun Bowl 2015 Returning Starters: 6 offense, 6 defense Odds to win 2016 CFB Championship: +50000 Odds to win 2015 ACC Title: +3000 Regular Season Wins: Over 7 ; Under 7 Bet these prop bets at 5dimes and receive a 20 percent deposit bonus! The Duke Blue Devils are transitioning at QB and lost its top wide receiver, but the Duke still has a chance to come close to replicating last season's success. The Duke Blue Devils are hoping Thomas Sirk is able to carry the load at QB but will likely rely more heavily on its rush game this season while it continues to search for a receiver capable of filling the hole left by Jamison Crowder.


  7. Sirk hopes to continue QB trendRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Duke breaks in new starting quarterbacks by inserting them into short-yardage situations a year before giving them the job. When preseason camp starts later this week, the redshirt junior will be the one taking the first-team snaps and replacing Anthony Boone - the winningest quarterback in Duke history.


  8. Duke's Sirk hopes short-yardage experience helps as starterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Duke breaks in new starting quarterbacks by a year before giving them the job by inserting them into short-yardage situations. When preseason camp starts later this week, the redshirt junior will be the one taking the first-team snaps and replacing Anthony Boone - the winningest quarterback in Duke history.


  9. Broncos camp: Kenny Anunike working to be unstoppableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PredominantlyOrange

    Aug 7, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos defensive end Kenny Anunike during the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports Denver Broncos defensive end Kenny Anunike probably would have made the final roster in 2014 if not for a season-ending injury.


  10. Duke armed to build on successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldSun.com

    Having won 19 games over the last two seasons and played in bowl games following the last three, Duke begins football practice this week no longer a team that will surprise with success in ACC play. Coach David Cutcliffe, in his eighth season, will put a team through its first practice on Wednesday with full expectations of yet another winning season and a trip to a bowl after Christmas.


  11. ACC mailblog: Louisville RBs, pleated pants & another epic 0-0 tieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ESPN

    David Hale : There's something to be said for playing a legendarily bad game. For two teams that weren't particularly good last year anyway, they managed to do something that we'll remember for years .


  12. Lions first-round OL Laken Tomlinson eager for challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ESPN

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. Laken Tomlinson was drafted to be the left guard of the future for the Detroit Lions .


  13. Sacramento's Two New Shooters: Seth Curry and Duje DukanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | A Royal Pain

    The guy on the left is not Seth Curry. The guy on the right is Duje Dukan. Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports For NBA teams, summertime is the best time to improve your roster.


  14. Duke Swimming and Diving Continues To Add Top Tier Competition in 2015-2016 ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Duke University head swimming and diving coach Dan Colella announced Tuesday, July 28 the Blue Devils' schedule for the 2015-16 campaign, highlighted by four regular season meets at home in Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion. The demanding slate features dual meet opponents from six different conferences, including four ACC squads, two teams from the Big Ten and one from the SEC.


  15. Duke football heading into fall camp with high expectationsRead More | By Jake HerbRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Chronicle

    As has been the case in recent years, the Blue Devils are beginning the season with a chip on their shoulder-and they would not want it any other way. After graduating the team's top offensive threats in Jamison Crowder and Anthony Boone and losing defensive leader Kelby Brown to a season-ending ACL tear, Duke begins summer camp next Wednesday looking for new faces to fill the voids.


  16. How I spent my summer vacation in college hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | ESPN

    The summer is not quite over, but in advance of the inevitable, ESPN.com decided to get a jump on the age-old welcome back to school essay question and ask a few players and one coach to tell us how they spent their summer vacations. He came to the phone only after he finished folding the clothes in his locker, one of many new habits Marshall Plumlee hopes will not die.


  17. Duke Basketball: Biggest Lessons From Blue Devils' 2015 Offseason So FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | BleacherReport

    It's been a pretty good offseason for Duke's basketball program, which not only has basked in the glow of a national championship but also saw three stars from that team go in the first round of the NBA draft. There isn't likely to be any backslide from those losses, either, as the Blue Devils bring in the No.


  18. Blue Devils are Sirk's team nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | HeraldSun.com

    The two, both from the Charlotte area, were teammates as far back as middle school and they played together at Duke where they helped the Blue Devils win 10 games and play in the ACC championship game in 2013. But Boone, Duke's quarterback the last two seasons when the Blue Devils won 19 games, has completed his college football career and moved on to the Canadian Football League's Montreal Alouettes.


  19. Football: Duke's Cash is all inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Sun Journal

    It would have been easy, really easy, for Duke senior safety Jeremy Cash to feel down or defeated back in January when Ohio State defeated Oregon for the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship. After all, Cash could have been starting for that team.


  20. UNC assistant Marissa Young to become first ever Duke softball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Chronicle

    North Carolina assistant coach Marissa Young will lead Duke's softball program when it begins play in 2017-18, vice president and director of athletics Kevin White announced Wednesday. A three-time All-American during her playing days at Michigan, Young was named Big Ten Player of the Year in 2003.