Category: Weather

Weather Moose

Much like Darren Rovell pioneered the “sports biz” industry and almost as beloved, the Weather Moose has blazed new trails in both “sports meteorology” and “moose meteorology.” He is become the trusted source in North Carolina for the answer to all-important question: Is my tailgate going to get rained on. He has also affirmed the credo that a picture is worth 1,000 words but a gif is worth infinity. He’s also a State fan from Johnston County who went to State.

Tailgate Forecast for 10/21/2017

GIFs, Weather

In the Tailgate Forecast for 10/21/2017, we head to Atlanta, Greenville, Durham, and Blacksburg to see how your #TailG8 is shaping up this Saturday. Pittsburgh @ Duke, 12:20PM Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham, NC This is what fall football weather is all about. Crisp morning air with temperatures in the lower 50s that steadily climb to… Read more »

Week 8 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


Duke lost a close one at home to FSU, while UNC couldn’t get out of its own way against Virginia. NC State didn’t play well and still beat the pants off Pitt. Wake Forest took the week off, kind of like they did the week prior. Here are the Week 7 Giftastic ACC Football Power… Read more »

Giftastic Recap of the UNC-NCAA Announcement


Just a quick Giftastic Recap of the UNC-NCAA Announcement… The NCAA announced several notice of allegations, suggesting UNC was in deep shit. UNC fans were all: And With State fans, among others, like: UNC responded to the NCAA all: And NCAA responded with: While everyone watched like: Then Andrew Carter announced last week that we’d… Read more »

Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14


Duke and UNC are home this weekend while NC State heads to Pitt. Wake Forest takes a break and ECU heads to Central Florida. Planning to tailgate? Here’s your Tailgate Weather Forecast for 10/14. Florida State @ Duke, 12:00PM Saturday, October 14, Wallace Wade Stadium Let’s be honest. The weather for the first part of… Read more »

Giftastic Recap of Louisville at NC State


Haven’t done this in a while, so I may be a little rusty, but for old time’s sake, here’s a giftastic recap of Louisville at NC State NC State fans were looking forward to a big-time Thursday night game in Carter-Finley like: The tailgate was liiiiiiiiiiit like: Louisville’s opening drive ended in a punt: State… Read more »

Tailgate Weather Forecast – 10/4 to 10/7/17


How’s the Tailgate Weather Forecast – 10/4 to 10/7/17 looking in Raleigh, Greenville, Clemson, Charlottesville, and Chapel Hill? Read on to find out. ** UPDATED ** to include new information related to Tropical Storm Nate. Louisville @ NC State – 8:00PM Thursday, October 4, 2017 – Carter-Finley Stadium First, don’t forget to stop by the SportsChannel8… Read more »

Week 6 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


Our mission at Sportschannel8 is, and will always be, to accurately report news using a different lens to offer a unique, often humorous, perspective. Some stories, like the tragedy we’re learning about today in Las Vegas, need to have a singular perspective. Love and respect each other. Value life. Protect each other from the evil… Read more »

Week 5 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings


NC State traveled to Florida State and secured a signature win for Dave Doeren. Duke quieted the doubters (again) by beating UNC in Kenan. Wake struggled in Boone and Virginia battled Boise St. Here are the Week 5 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings! 1. Clemson W vs Boston College I think there was talk that… Read more »