Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 10/12/13
DURHAM, N.C. -- Nobody figured Anthony Boone would be starting so soon for Duke again -- including Boone. So when he got word about 10 minutes before kickoff that he was the surprise starter, there wasn't much time to dwell on it. Boone threw three touchdown passes in his first game back from injury to lead Duke past mistake-prone Navy 35-7 on Saturday. Boone, who was out for three games with a broken collarbone, was put back in the starting lineup when his replacement, Brandon Connette, tweaked an ankle and wound up unable to play. "The beauty of Anthony is that he had no idea he was going to start -- nor did we until Brandon ... just said he can't go," coach David Cutcliffe said. "Anthony just slipped in like he hadn't missed a beat." He was 31 of 38 -- which Cutcliffe praised as "just ridiculous" -- for a career-high 295 yards for Duke (4-2) with TDs covering 27 and 18 yards to Isaac Blakeney and 3 yards to Max McCaffrey. "The whole week, I kind of just was feeling good, a...
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