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  • Hosscat Oct 24, 2013
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    Losers are attacking DUKE....WHAT A BIG Surprise!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I Can't Believe it!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • 903 Oct 17th and 1 win Oct 23, 2013
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    like unc did?

  • cryowhina6.0 Oct 23, 2013
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    This simple yet truthful thread has the pastel pansies all torqued up. LOLOLOL...OL!

  • hiker40diver Oct 23, 2013
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    When they play VT we will see how good they are.

  • kmorlives Oct 23, 2013
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    the best team, hands down

  • 903 Oct 17th and 1 win Oct 23, 2013
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    I don't see where gatech,miami or cincy were ranked last year, when duke played them, so I fail to see why the 'best team in the state' lost 5 straight games to end the seasonSo wins are automatic as long as your opponent isn't ranked as one of the best 25 in the country?

    Duke was the underdog against all those teams. They ended up doing what they were supposed to against them, lose. Coach Cut still did a great job getting them to 6-2 because they weren't favored in all 6 of those games either... Having the best record and winning the conference isn't the criteria for COY, if it was Coach K would have won it alot more than he has...

  • The Heels Win Again Oct 23, 2013
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    Good Stuff!

  • weaklings report Oct 23, 2013
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    when is the last time duke beat all three in the same season?...last year duke stopped a 19(20?) game losing streak to unc, and several years ago they finally beat NCSU after 10 or 11 straight losses...the last time they beat wake forest, it stopped a double-digit losing streak
    the last team in the state to beat the other big 4 members in the same season , is actually NCSU, when TOB started all the mess about the 'state championship'...and NCSU also beat ecu the same year...on a side note, wake forest, unc and ecu were all ranked in the top 25 that year, when NCSU beat them

    I don't see where gatech,miami or cincy were ranked last year, when duke played them, so I fail to see why the 'best team in the state' lost 5 straight games to end the season
    the acc was, and has been, pretty lame in football...however, you know as well as I do that Cut is so well-liked and has so much emotional support that the voters game him the award based on duke making a bowl game, despite the fact that they lost 5 straight games to end the season....either way, if it bugs the heels fans, i'm all for it...we will see, the rest of the year, who the best team in the state is...and don't be surprised if it winds up being wake forest(1-0 already)
    the real sham is duke/State only playing twice in the next 10-12 yrs, just a farce

  • BlueDevils00 Oct 23, 2013
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    BEST TEAM IN THE STATE BABY! 5-2 AND ROLLING!

  • 903 Oct 17th and 1 win Oct 23, 2013
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    seeing as how duke has not played NCSU, unc or wake forest yetThe last time Duke played these three schools, they won all three.

    you guys were 6-2 last yr, and finished 6-7, which is pretty freakin sad that duke followed up groundpounding the heels by tanking the rest of the seasonThe last 5 games last season were @FSU, Clemson, @Ga Tech, Miami, Cincinnati. Duke was the underdog in all those games. Oh and none of those teams are "in the state". This thread is specifically about Duke being "the best overall football TEAM in the state"...

    its pretty lame to give coach of the year when a team finishes with a losing record, and 5 straight lossesThat's a reflection of how "lame" the ACC was last year (and still are except for FSU), not Coach Cut... Coaches don't give themselves coach of the year awards...

  • weaklings report Oct 23, 2013
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    seeing as how duke has not played NCSU, unc or wake forest yet, this thread holds no water, just aspirations....i'm happy for Cut, but dont forget you guys were 6-2 last yr, and finished 6-7, which is pretty freakin sad that duke followed up groundpounding the heels by tanking the rest of the season...it could happen again this year, so dont get too full of yourself....i'm an abc'er all the way, but its pretty lame to give coach of the year when a team finishes with a losing record, and 5 straight losses....even duke homers would have to hedge on that one

  • Hosscat Oct 22, 2013
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    Still got the rivals digging up old stats to make themselves feel better...

  • kmorlives Oct 22, 2013
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    this is old news, according to the experts Duke has had the best program overall since day 1.

  • BlueDevils00 Oct 22, 2013
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    UNC fans talking about strength of schedule.. your only win came against MIDDLE TENNESSEE!!

    Beat someone! Please, BEAT someone!

    5-2 baby!

  • BlueDevils00 Oct 22, 2013
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    OH YEAH! Yessir! Best team in the STATE! 5-2 baby

  • Hosscat Oct 22, 2013
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    When you keep getting stomped over and over and you get to be 1-5..... all you can do is hope and pray things get better and attempt to discredit your opponents success. That's all the UNC losers have left and its pretty dad gum funny....LOL!!!!!

  • jabparker4 Oct 15, 2013
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    ^Do not confuse the prison guard, math skills are not a requirement to lock jail cells and eat ho-hos. UNC is the worse football team in NC right now, hands down. A real Heel fan will readily admit that and have already started looking to the future for a change in their losing trend. Unless Fedora can find a good DC, and fast, I see this trend continuing. Even if their offense gets back to putting 40 a game on the board, their defense will still cause them to lose alot of games they should not.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 15, 2013
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    nah, we already established (using your logic) that UNC is worse than any team with a record better than 1-4. Therefore, using your logic, UNC would be 0-4 against Duke's OOC schedule...

  • dooksucksv2.1 Oct 15, 2013
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    Nope, as already discussed UNC would be 4-0 with Dooks OOC schedule.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 15, 2013
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    and just about every college football team in the country is better than UNC...

  • dooksucksv2.1 Oct 15, 2013
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    They are better than Dook.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 15, 2013
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    That's okay, at least you can pull for Tulane...

  • kmorrevenge Oct 15, 2013
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    ouch!!!!!!!!!

  • dooksucksv2.1 Oct 15, 2013
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    At the moment they are not very good at all.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 15, 2013
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    Well then by your logic, UNC is worse than just about every college football team in the country....

  • dooksucksv2.1 Oct 15, 2013
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    Tulane is 5-2, better than Dook. Remember, SOS does not matter according to Dookies.

  • kmorrevenge Oct 15, 2013
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    Tulane, my bad. Even worse.

  • abcershateme Oct 15, 2013
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    who just lost to marshall?

  • uncpwnsyou Oct 15, 2013
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    How about the last 23 years time frame?

    21-2. Ouch. Some rivalry rolololol

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 15, 2013
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    I bet they all have at least 1 win though...

  • kmorrevenge Oct 15, 2013
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    so they are .500?? a lot better than .200......hehehehehehehehehehehehe!!!!!!!!!!

  • dooksucksv2.1 Oct 15, 2013
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    Dook has beaten NCCU, Memphis and Troy and Navy (Lost to Western Kentucky).

    Dook's opponents are a combined 17-17.

  • kmorrevenge Oct 15, 2013
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    thye just lost to Marshall!!!! ECU is not that good guys, hate to break it to you.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 14, 2013
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    ^"East Carolina would beat ___ with ease" = 55-31

  • acc_rules Oct 14, 2013
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    East Carolina would beat Duke with ease.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 14, 2013
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    Let's see if UNC can hold Miami under 55...

  • KT lols at mustangs Oct 14, 2013
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    Not like kerliner is going to be any competition to them in that time frame.

  • The1 Oct 14, 2013
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    Let's see if they can keep that ranking for more that one week in a row.

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 14, 2013
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    Thanks to UNC, it isn't much at all...

  • katokarma2.5 Oct 14, 2013
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    UNC & ECU > dook...

    still not saying much.

  • The Heels Win Again Oct 14, 2013
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    The consummate troll calling someone else a troll. You are truly hilarious kmor! LOL!

  • The Heels Win Again Oct 14, 2013
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    "Duke University has the best overall football TEAM in the state "

    That ain't saying much! LOL!

  • Coach C Oct 14, 2013
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    So Fickle......SMH

  • kmorrevenge Oct 14, 2013
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    looks like 2 UNC trolls are hurt by the news already

  • Tar Heels Victory-NCAA CHAMPIONS Oct 14, 2013
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    Yawn!!!

  • uncpwnsyou Oct 14, 2013
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    2-21 against UNC in their last 23 meetings?Houston, something doesn't add up...

    Some "rivalry", most would agree. Is any other "rivalry" in the nation this lopsided in the past 23 years? You'd be hard pressed to come up with one LOLOL

  • 903 sing Terry Watson sing Oct 14, 2013
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    http://www.wralsportsfan.com/qb-play-key-for-ncsu-duke-down-the-stretch/12992393/Right now, with Anthony Boone under center, Duke University has the best overall football TEAM in the state.

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