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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.

Naming The Myrtle Beach Bowl Game


Last week, Brett McMurphy of Facebook revealed that the 2020 season would include three more bowl games. 3 more bowl games sounds like something to which the average sports fan would say, “Why do we need 3 more bowl games?” before watching at least half of all three of the new bowl games over Christmas… Read more »

Bojangles vs. Popeyes


N.C. State point guard Markell Johnson weighed in with his opinion on which spicy chicken reigns supreme.  Popeyes Way Better Then Bojangles — Markell Johnson (@kells_2017) February 15, 2018 But why voice such a controversial opinion at such a crucial time of year? We explore the timing and rationale behind Johnson’s pro-Popeyes movement. Whatever he’s… Read more »

Which College Football Summer Preview Magazine Is the Best?


Sporting News? Phil Steele? Athlon? Street & Smith? Sports Illustrated? Everyone has their favorite place to get the numbers of returning projected starters for their team, but if you read them all you might believe every Power 5 school is a dark horse to win the National Championship (except for Alabama, which is always the… Read more »

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Copy of ESPN’s ACC Network Programming Promo


SportsChannel8 has obtained an exclusive copy of a promo for a potential blockbuster night of programming on the ACC Network that includes a mix of reality shows, game shows and re-aired sporting events, just like most other cable channels these days. Are these shows you’d watch? Have other programming suggestions?  Set your DVRs now. That… Read more »