Author: Hayes Permar

Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.
Carolina Panthers

Cam Newton Is As Funny As He Is Good

Articles, Sports, Videos Cam Newton mic’d up is the most entertaining highlight package Phil Simms has ever seen. It includes: Cam making kids’ lives, Cam talking playful junk to linemen, Cam toying with opponents with his snap count, Cam telling a ref he has a baby face, Cam enjoying the win with his teammates, and the line… Read more »

Feed The Rivalry

Three More Businesses Step Up To #FeedTheRivalry


On Monday we announced Your Service Professional would be donating a dollar to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina for every tweet of #FeedTheRivalry on Saturday up until the 3:30 kickoff of UNC vs N.C. State.  Three more businesses have agreed to get involved in our campaign and help the community! Shout… Read more »

Feed The Rivalry

#FeedTheRivalry, Feed the Food Bank

Rivalry week in the Triangle is in full swing as UNC visits N.C. State this Saturday at 3:30 p.m. (pipe down Duke fans, it’s football). In addition to providing you week-long coverage of this historic rivalry, the Sports Channel 8 team will be doing our part to help feed those in need in our community. We’re recruiting… Read more »

Carolina Panthers

Who wore it…err… dabbed it better?

Articles, Sports

It’s been a few weeks since I posted a “Who Wore It Better?” column. It’s hard to throw shade Cam’s Newton’s way these days. Just like his play on the field, Cam has seemed to have developed his own sense of style, thus leaving this report nothing  to goof on the last few weeks. Then… Read more »


[VIDEO] Headphone Bling: Drake on the Miami-Duke Ref Debacle


  We all know Drake likes a winner, and last time we checked the refs are still undefeated–even the suspended ones. It’s no wonder, then, that Drake has taken up the plight of the on-field officials. He even wonders out loud if we’d be better off without replay review of calls.