In some university somewhere, I'm sure scientists and theoretical mathematicians have been waiting for the perfect time to test their long-held theory.
Duke is bowl-eligible. Therefore, anything is possible.
It's taken 18 years, but the Blue Devils have finally surpassed the doldrums and could make things relatively interesting in Tallahassee on Saturday. WhatIfsports.com actually predicts FSU to win by under a touchdown, despite the Seminoles having the Homecoming crowd advantage. Given the fact that Jimbo Fisher is 0-2 in Homecoming games, that should catch people's attention.
Duke, riding the high of last week's thrilling win against UNC, currently leads the ACC Coastal Division. That says a lot more about the state of the Atlantic Coast Conference than Duke University, but let's not assume anything is for sure.
After all, Duke is bowl-eligible.