Category: Sports


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.
ACC Power Rankings

Giftastic ACC Power Rankings, Week 6

Sports

1. Clemson, W vs GT A fantastic and absolute destruction of Georgia Tech. And Dabo took on Clemsoning. You are free to strut. 2. Duke, W vs Army Army is almost as bad as NC State. That was laughable. 3. FSU, W vs Miami Made it kinda tight against a Miami team that’s just OK…. Read more »

ACC

ACC Game Times: 10/24

Sports

ACC gametimes for the weekend of October 24th won’t be announced until Monday, but you can go ahead and make plans based on our predictions of how the schedule will shake out based on contractual broadcast partnerships and extensive analysis of historical data. Although, last week we only got one game time and channel right when… Read more »

ACC

SportsChannel8’s Official Stance on #goacc

Sports

It is our duty as North Carolina’s leading source for sports news and weather to bring our loyal viewers the absolute best in content. From our website, to social media, and to our bread-and-butter, our award-winning broadcasting network, we come to work every single day committed to this duty. As SportsChannel8’s General Manager and News… Read more »

NC Map

From the North Cack Stacks: The Weekly Best in NC Sportswriting

Sports

Hello again, it’s…*looks at iPhone display screen*…Wednesday, which means it’s time for our weekly dose of the best writing involving North Carolina sports, past and present athletes, coaches, and other miscellaneous good stuff. Enjoy: Over at UPROXX Sports, friend of the program (I assume) Martin Rickman has an insightful profile on N.C. State’s star junior running… 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

Sports

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 »