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  • CarolinaBlue (.791) Jul 25, 2014

    What the author of this article doesn't realize is that the picture of NCSU football players caring wood beams is actually a class they are taking as part of their Exercise Science major (33% of NC State football players) and they receive an "A" for carrying those beams across the field.

  • Jeanne Gunn Jul 24, 2014
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    [b][/BOOM!b]Feathers flying everywhere.

  • KTS BAAAAAAACCCCCCCKKKK Jul 23, 2014

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    Normally I don't like you, but good lord that was a complete demolition of wild turkey.

  • Dreamchaser Jul 23, 2014

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    "Spent time teaching these young pups. Dumb." Really? Spending time teaching them is dumb, and all this time you have touted yourself as the great educator. Go figure.
    "Doeren will not last after this season. Will not win an ACC game, again." So now you can tell the future? Is that Fortune Telling 101 at VT? You gave JG heck because at half time during a game she predicted how the game would end and now here you are predicting how a full season will end. Can you say hypocrite?
    I don't see how this can be anything less than good for State players. They will be around real men that can help and guide them. Good job Doeren.

  • Super Hans Jul 23, 2014

    Looks more like they're helping Doreen unload his truck after a trip to Lowes.

  • UpChuck Jul 23, 2014

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    BURN...

  • Keith Bonham Jul 23, 2014
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    [quote]good luck with that. More talent may be a better to win more games. Go heels.

    How should we bring in more talent? Tutors writing papers for the athletes? No Show Classes? Get an agent to give rental cars to our players?

    Oh show me might UNC fan... how can we possibly bring our program to the same level as UNC???

  • 78FJ40 Jul 23, 2014

    LOL at the shear volume of "hater" comments in EVERY State article I look at on WRAL these days. This Hans dude obviously has no life outside of this "hobby". Glad to see the obsession from opposing fan bases - I guess the PackPride Ivestigative Team has gotten deeply imbedded under their skin.

    As far as the topic at hand - I love it. It's called team building and happens at every level of sports as well as business from the NFL to Fortune 500 companies. Can't help but laugh at the UNC fans calling this a gimmick, given "coach redbull's" antics like the illegal invite-only "Freak-show" camp.

  • Jeremy Gilchrist Jul 23, 2014
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    Well it can't hurt after last years horrific season.

  • the opinion no one asked for Jul 23, 2014

    the best chance state has is if the marines gave them guns instead of pt training

  • bobbyj Jul 23, 2014

    good luck with that. More talent may be a better to win more games. Go heels.

  • HANS FOR PRESIDENT!!!!! JK Jul 23, 2014

    @doser, looks like to me the articles reads as if they are being trained by special ops marines, not going through official special ops training. I didn't get the sense they were leading anyone to believe otherwise. Nice horn tootin' though and a sincere thanks for your service

  • Jack Miller Jul 23, 2014
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    @DOSER Semper Fi... Yes no smiles. And people would be falling out left and right. This is not the real thing. This is Crossfit.

  • JPack Jul 23, 2014

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    God bless you for your service!!!!! However, I'm willing to try anything to make these guys better. Thank you for all you've done for us!

  • doser Jul 23, 2014

    As a former Marine Officer and Special Ops Marine. I can tell by looking at these pictures that the State Football team is not really going through Special Ops PT. First there would be no smiles, second the landscape timbers they are holding are not used by the USMC, we used full sized telephone poles, much heavier and since they are round much more difficult to hold. After seeing State play for a number of years I doubt they have anyone with the heart to be a special ops Marine! Let alone complete the ACTUAL training. Semper Fi!

  • JPack Jul 23, 2014

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    Very good point. We already know this is gonna be a tough season for us, why not give them a different look at training to toughen them up. I think our hockey team could use this approach too.

  • KTS BAAAAAAACCCCCCCKKKK Jul 23, 2014

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    implying your fake state fan act isn't a gimmick.

    You should probably go back to your vegan boards.

  • Wheelman Jul 23, 2014

    Are they going to work with the coach about making smarter calls from the sidelines?

  • Jeanne Gunn Jul 23, 2014
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    This was a different approach to getting his team ready, and it looked like a very tough workout, so why not give it a try?

  • maybetoolatedixon2 Jul 23, 2014

    The last Marine we had didn't work out too well but he was an officer. These Special Ops guys know how to get it done and they are mostly NCO's as well. Love the pack and the military. Now all we have to worry about is the actual coaching come September.

  • jmcdow2792 Jul 23, 2014

    It works for the Marines, why not for a football team? I think it is a good change of pace and likely a team builder. Go wolfpack!

  • bichonman Jul 23, 2014

    What a waste of time. Hope spending time with the Wolfpack doesn't rub off on the Marines. Why punish our military like this.

  • uBnice Jul 22, 2014

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    Its worth is supposed to be the scholar in scholarship.

    But it is what it is. It is to play ball. And they earn it.

  • KTS BAAAAAAACCCCCCCKKKK Jul 22, 2014

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    Luckily for you, nobody cares what you think.

  • vt94hokies Jul 22, 2014

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    Agreed. Dumb move. Spent time teaching these young pups. Dumb. Doeren will not last after this season. Will not win an ACC game, again.

  • vt94hokies Jul 22, 2014

    What a silly thing for this coach to do. I thought more of him until this elementary mess.

  • TTSCP Jul 22, 2014

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    Yep.

  • Hammerhead Jul 22, 2014

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    Hence, its worth.

  • zanerxcubed Jul 22, 2014

    Silliest thing I've read this month. Another gimmick, right out of the TOBy mindset, that will not work. Sad.

  • uBnice Jul 22, 2014

    The scholarship is not free. They earn it.

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