Blog: Duke Sports

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 04:50 PM

Duke AD White addresses Wallace Wade Stadium changes

Duke will launch three projects to enhance 85-year-old Wallace Wade Stadium at the completion of the 2014 football home season, Vice President and Director of Athletics Dr. Kevin White announced on Wednesday.


Sep. 21, 2014 @ 02:16 PM

Duke football Morning After

Injury updates on Johnson, Patrick, Duke's winning streak, Martin's records


Sep. 21, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

A BLUE WAVE

UNBEATEN DUKE MORE THAN GOOD ENOUGH AGAINST ERROR-PRONE TULANE

It’s certainly an indicator of just how far Duke football has progressed that the Blue Devils are off to their best start in 20 years yet lack total comfort in their play.

On a Saturday featuring picture-perfect weather, the Blue Devils won an imperfect game 47-13 over Tulane at Wallace Wade Stadium to keep their record spotless as they enter ACC play.

“I can’t wait. I want to see this tape,” Duke coach David Cutcliffe said. “I’m anxious…This tape is going to tell us a lot about our football team.”

Cutcliffe will have to pick through all the miscues, most but certainly not all from Tulane (1-3), to analyze his team.

Duke (4-0) committed its first two turnovers of the season and was called for a season-high seven penalties. The Blue Devils allowed Tulane to gain 215 rushing yards as five different Green Wave runners logged gains of 10 yards or more.

“We definitely have a lot to work on,” Duke middle linebacker David Helton said, after Tulane ran 95 offensive plays against the Blue Devils. “A lot to work on but at least we pulled it out in the red zone like we usually do.”

 


Sep. 18, 2014 @ 04:52 PM

Coach K talks Duke, USA Basketball

Krzyzewski holds 30-minute press conference at Duke after returning from trip to Spain where the U.S. won another gold medal


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

Tuesday Duke football notes

Injury updates on Patrick, Johnson; Where did Shaun Wilson's big day put him in the national scene? and Throwback uniforms


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

Duke women add international recruit

Spain's Angela Savaldores commits to join Blue Devils in 2015


Sep. 14, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

Duke football Morning After

Injury updates, the walk-ons have their moment and the turnovers finally come


Sep. 10, 2014 @ 09:32 AM

Duke's Jefferson back on court

Junior forward had been recovering from hip injury all summer


Sep. 09, 2014 @ 02:57 PM

Tuesday Duke football notes

Press conference items on Cutcliffe-Weis matchup, Tomlinson's atonement and hanging with the kickoff team


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Duke football Morning After

Defense stands tall, young linebackers impress Helton, Wilson strong again at RB


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 10:14 PM

Duke wins at Troy

Blue Devils erase early deficit to win handily


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 08:48 PM

Duke rallies to lead Troy at half

Blue Devils recover from slow start


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:18 AM

Strong field for Duke Nike Classic

Three fellow teams ranked in the top 20 join Duke at Koskinen Stadium for women's soccer doubleheaders Friday and Sunday


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Tuesday Duke football notes

Hot night ahead, Troy coach offers insight into Cutcliffe's Duke program, McCaffrey loves playing inside


Aug. 31, 2014 @ 10:20 AM

Duke football morning after notes

Thoughts, tidbits on Duke's lopsided win