1. Duke Is a No. 1 Seed Get Over It

    Duke is a number one seed and they shouldn't have to apologize for it. Kentucky Coach John Calipari, while on the Dan Patrick show Monday, said he was surprised the Blue Devils got the No...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,378 reads 56 comments

  2. Why the BCS Needs to Fix Its Strength of Schedule Formula

    It that time of year for NCAA tournament brackets, but all this talk about fair and unfair still has me thinking college football...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 372 reads 2 comments

  3. 11 College Basketball Coaches Whose Jobs May Be in Jeopardy

    The NCAA Tournament Brackets are out and for many teams their seasons are over. For some coaches though an NCAA Tournament berth may be a temporary repreive that saves their job for at least a while...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,617 reads 8 comments

  4. Duke Basketball Recruting: Nate James Leading the Charge

    It is often said writers write about what they know. The same sentiment can be used when discussing college recruiters because they recruit the areas they know. Duke's Nate James is doing exactly that...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 2,856 reads 1 comments

  5. Duke Basketball Lands Talented Forward Michael Gbinije

    On Thursday, the Duke Blue Devils secured a verbal commitment from four-star small forward Michael Gbinije...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 4,291 reads 13 comments

  6. Duke Basketball's Success Needs a New Measuring Stick

    On the eve of the ACC Tournament I have been thinking a lot about Duke Basketball. It is natural for any fan to ponder the strengths and weaknesses of their team before a big tournament...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,365 reads 14 comments

  7. March Madness 2010: An Homage to 10 All-Time Tournament Upsets

    It is officially March and the conference tournaments are well under way to determine the field of 64. I know that most annalists are saying that this year is a down one for the at ...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 8,541 reads 31 comments

  8. ACC Power Rankings: Rating the League's Mascots

    Forget about who the best team in the ACC is lets discuss which team has the best mascot. Those loveable huggable figures are suppose to be symbols of power, intimidation, and fear. Of course when mascots are concerned some do a better job than others...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 3,072 reads 7 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Thoughts, Concerns, and a Question for Maryland Fans

    March is officially here and if Wednesday night's game at Maryland is any indication, those with weak hearts best turn their TVs off. With the loss Duke falls to 25-5 and into a tie for first place in the ACC...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,428 reads 38 comments

  10. ACC Football 2010: Top Wide Receivers

    With Spring Football just around the corner or in Duke's case almost halfway done, its time to start looking ahead toward 2010 and who can be expected to lead the way in the ACC. Here is a look at how 11 of the conferences teams stack up at wide receiver.

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,336 reads 1 comments

  11. Robbie Hummel's Injury: Purdue's Loss Isn't Necessarily Duke's Gain

    As a Duke fan I was not happy to hear the news that one of Purdue's best players, Robbie Hummel, was hurt. I certainly wasn't glad to hear he was lost for the season with an ACL tear...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,256 reads 3 comments

  12. Conference Expansion and the 32 Team League That Could Change College Football

    With all this talk of conference expansion and mega conferences it got some of us a Bleacher Report thinking. Imagine if you will a college football landscape similar to that of the NFL...

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  13. Duke Basketball: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Duke has a good basketball team, and at times, it is very good. Currently it find itself ranked No. 6 in the country, 23-4 (11-2 ACC) and looking like a No. 2 seed, at least, in this year's NCAA tournament...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 2,108 reads 7 comments

  14. Duke Can Learn Valuable Lessons From UNC's Struggles

    It isn't often when you hear someone in the Duke corner suggest that the Blue Devils look at their arch rivals for inspiration. That, however, is exactly what I think they should do...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 631 reads 21 comments

  15. Duke-Miami: Blue Devils Finally Show Some Road Toughness

    Duke learned something about itself Wednesday night in Miami. In the first half, this looked very much like the same team that has struggled to play even mediocre basketball on the road...

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  16. NCAA Football: Duke's 2010 Schedule Full Of Opportunities, Nothing Guaranteed

    Duke's 2010 football schedule has been announced and at first glance, it appears the Blue Devils have a legitimate opportunity to reach their first bowl in 16 years...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 679 reads 1 comments

  17. Duke Basketball Not Likely To Ditch Doubters

    There are those who still doubt whether or not Duke can make a serious tournament run come March. After all, we've seen the program that once made a regular habit of making Final Four and national ...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 973 reads 20 comments

  18. Duke Blue Devils' Mike Krzyzewski Will Say "Nyet" To Net's Job

    First Rick Pitino and now Mike Krzyzewski; it appears that the Duke Basketball Coach is now the top target for the New Jersey Nets coaching job according to ESPN...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 777 reads 15 comments

  19. Duke Football: Devils Have Much to Work On As Spring Practice Nears

    When Duke kicks off their spring football practice next Monday there will be a few changes that fans can expect to see. The most significant change would have to be the Blue Devils need to break in a new signal caller...

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  20. Duke Basketball: Analyzing the Blue Devils' Transfer Trend

    It has been a debate that has picked up more steam in recent years: Does Duke have a transfer problem? Depending on whom you ask, you will get a myriad of answers. There are those who say that the Blue Devils absolutely have a problem...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,746 reads 21 comments

  21. Duke Football Recruiting: No Need to Rank Devils' Latest Class

    Duke's 2010-11 recruiting class was ranked the 72nd best class according to Rivals.com. If you were to ask David Cutcliffe, he would say that ranking means nothing. I couldn't agree with the coach anymore...

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  22. Duke's Andre Dawkins Registers Another DNP: Here Come The Rumors

    Andre Dawkins did not look happy Thursday night despite his Blue Devils winning a big ACC game. Dawkins, the freshman come-early following the transfer of Elliott Williams and NBA defection of Gerald Henderson, started the season on a tear...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 4,451 reads 55 comments

  23. Duke Football Recruiting: Breaking Down Devils Sign Day Haul

    David Cutcliffe finalized his second full recruiting class on Wednesday and while there are no signature names signing on the dotted line, it appears to be a solid haul...

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  24. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Big Men Hold Key to Success

    At the beginning of the year, Duke fans were excited about the size of this year's Blue Devils. Mike Krzyzewski was billing this team as his biggest squad in his 30 plus seasons in Durham...

    Mike  Kline Written by Mike Kline about over 4 years ago 1,070 reads 12 comments

  25. Duke Football Making Recruting Strides As Signing Day Nears

    David Cutcliffe has had a busy offseason and it has nothing to do with his decision not to leave Duke and take the Tennessee job...

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