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.

Giftastic Look at UNC’s Football Offseason


Bubba Cunningham announced they were reducing capacity at Kenan Stadium: In February, the football team unveiled new custom Jordan Brand sneakers: But they still had a basketball man on their football jerseys: How was football recruiting heading into June? And how was football recruiting at the end of June? Larry Fedora absolutely lost his mind… Read more »

Giftastic Review of ACC Preseason Predictions


Every year, the media* descend upon Charlotte to chat with ACC Football players and coaches. And then they form a ritualistic circle and announce their predictions using smoke signals. Here’s a Giftastic Review of ACC Preseason Predictions. Atlantic 1. Clemson (145) Listen, when you’re clearly one of the best teams in college football, this makes… Read more »

2018 ACC Baseball Tournament Forecast

GIFs, Weather

The 2018 ACC Baseball Tournament kicks off tomorrow morning at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. After a wet and wild week of weather, folks near the diamond are keeping their eyes on the skies. So what kind of conditions can we expect this week? Let’s take a look to find out. Tuesday, May… Read more »

A Giftastic Recap of the End of the ACC Basketball Season


1. Virginia You guys wrapped up a dominating regular season by winning the ACC Tournament. …and then you proceeded to follow that up by becoming the first 1-seed (the TOP overall seed) to lose to a 16-seed in the NCAA Tournament. Woof. Nothing like trying to make a huge leap but stumbling on the first… Read more »

Giftastic ACC Basketball Power Rankings 3/7/2018


1. Virginia, 28-2, 17-1 W vs Louisville, W vs Notre Dame Credit Virginia for lulling Louisville into a state of hypnosis so deep they choked away a 5 point lead in less than a second. 2. Duke, 25-6, 13-5 W vs UNC Helped kick-start UNC’s winning streak. And then finally put their good vibes to… Read more »

Giftastic ACC Basketball Power Rankings 2/27/18


1. Virginia, 26-2, 15-1 W vs Georgia Tech, W vs Pitt It’s becoming increasingly likely that Virginia is going to win the ACC tournament. Dammit. 2. Duke, 24-6, 12-5 W vs Louisville, W vs Syracuse, L vs Virginia Tech I’m not saying Duke’s better without Marvin Bagley. I’m saying they’re undefeated when he doesn’t play…. Read more »

Giftastic ACC Basketball Power Rankings 2/20/18


1. Duke, 22-5, 10-4 W vs VT, W vs Clemson Two wins in a week where their next closest competition only got one apiece? Good rationale for a return to the top spot, IMO. 2. Virginia, 24-2, 13-1 W vs Miami You guys are into slow things. So it’s a slow climb up the ladder… Read more »