We knew we couldn’t get through all of today’s conference championship football games without at least one ejection for targeting. Late in the ACC Championship Game between Florida State and Duke, Jameis Winston threw a strike to tight end Nick O’Leary in the end zone. O’Leary would have caught the pass for a touchdown, but Duke safety Dwayne Norman came streaking in and...
The Blue Devils will be without starting safety Dwayne Norman and a few others against Virginia Tech.
2012 Record: 6-7 (3-5 in ACC)
Head Coach: David Cutcliffe (21-40 at Duke, 65-69 All-Time)
Four Year Trend: 4.25 wins and 8 losses
Last Bowl Game: 2013 Belk Bowl: lost to Cincinnati 48-34
Stadium: Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, NC (capacity = 33,941)
Home Field Advantage: ranked 54th out of 69 BCS teams
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Big plays were the names of the game for Clemson, North Carolina, Florida State and North Carolina State over the weekend, though the Wolfpack didnt emerge with a victory among that quartet. Otherwise, offenses were stagnant in the ACC.
The Tigers and Seminoles cruised to easy victories, while the Tar Heels escaped their arch rivals in Gio-rrific style.
With respect to NC State...