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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.

This Week In Point Shaving, Week 5


Did you place a bet this weekend? Did you lose? Did it feel like there were unnatural forces conspiring against you? There probably were. Each week Director of Gaming Services Josh Goodson lets you know where you probably got cheated by a bunch of wise guys in “This Week in Point Shaving” To begin this week’s… Read more »

Who Wore It Better Week 4-He Blinded Me With Science

Articles, Sports

Each week Richard Averitte, Sportschannel8’s Director of Marketing and Fashion Consultant, and a guest judge break down Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton press conference wardrobe. Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton once again led his team to victory on Sunday with a 34-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He also seems to have his post… Read more »

ACC Bowl Projections

ACC Bowl Projections: Week 5

Articles, Sports

Dropped out: Georgia Tech Click the image to enlarge. Pool 1 Bowls include (in no order) the Sun Bowl, Belk Bowl, Pinstripe Bowl, and the Music City or TaxSlayer Bowl. See how our bowl projections line up with our Week 5 Power Rankings.

ACC Power Rankings

Giftastic ACC Power Rankings, Week 5


1. Clemson, W vs Notre Dame Went up big against Notre Dame, looked like a blowout, but then had to hang on for dear life. You’re the new leader in the ACC. What can go wrong? 2. Duke, W vs Boston College Defensively dominant. But that offense? 3. FSU, W at Wake Forest Guys…winning by… Read more »

How To Act At Work

How to act at work: Week 5

How your team fares over the weekend pretty much defines what you’re going to bring to the table on Monday, so here’s an early look at how your Monday will be … through the magic of stock business photos. We’re hopeful this helps you break down silos when push comes to shove. Wake Forest You… Read more »


What to know: October 3rd

It’s COLLEGE FOOTBALL DAY IN NORTH CAROLINA, and it’s raining but not quite as bad as it could have been. Here’s what you need to know to survive the day: Your ONLY source for tailgate-specific weather forecasts. Who’s going to win? Don’t know. But we know who is going to cover the spread, so check… Read more »

Carolina Panthers

Who Wore It Better: Week 3

Articles, Sports

We’re excited to present a new weekly feature by Richard Averitte, Sportschannel8’s Director of Marketing and Fashion Consultant. Carolina Panthers’s QB Cam Newton is putting on a show to start the 2015 season From the “Cam flip” against the Texans in week 2 to yesterday’s three touchdown performance against the Saints, Cam’s got all the… Read more »