Tag: college football

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.

Saturday vs. Sunday, Oct. 29-30


Wake goes for bowl eligibility while UNC takes a bye week and NC State has the next best thing to a bye week: Boston College. Saturday night, Clemson tries to maintain conference dominance with a win at Florida State. Sunday it’s all about the Panthers getting back on track in the NFC South. Also, side… Read more »

“He’s Givin’ ‘Em The Easter Egg!”


This summer the ACC announced its future plans for a partnership with ESPN that included an ACC Network beginning in 2019. Having a “(your conference name here) Network” had come to be seen as a defining trait of a healthy conference even as questions abound as to the future of cable television. Less talked about–and to… Read more »

Saturday vs. Sunday, Episode 7


Can Saturday top the 9-game 1pm Sunday slate? Will the Panthers ever win again? Why is Chip saying Georgia Southern-Georgia Tech is must watch TV? The latest episode of Saturday vs. Sunday…  

Saturday vs. Sunday, Episode 5


As always, SportsChannel8 is here to give you the best advice on what games to watch (and maybe bet on). This week, we bring you not one but TWO guests who are experts in their field and fun to drink beer with. So we went on location to State of Beer in Raleigh, I donned dueling… Read more »

Saturday vs. Sunday, Episode 4


Chip Patterson  may not be with us physically this week, but he still can give you advice on what to watch this weekend. Also, we ask the question: is noon the new marquee start time in college football? Let us know which day’s lineup is better: “Saturday vs. Sunday”