Tag: Duke


Josh Goodson

Country strong and city wise, Josh handles imports and exports for the network. He handles a little of this, and a little of that. If something needs to get taken care of at Sports Channel 8, he can take care of it. And if you need a guy, he probably knows a guy. He’s also a State fan from Lenoir County who went to UNC.
College Football Betting

College Football Week 2: NC School Betting Picks

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We head to week 2 of the college football season. Last week our “leans” were kind of trash. We nailed the UNC/Cal game but beyond that oof. Let’s take a look at some betting trends! Week 2: Duke +3 vs Northwestern (Over/Under 55) – Duke has played Northwestern the last two seasons. They have failed… Read more »

Week 2 ACC Football Giftastic Power Rankings

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This past weekend in ACC football really left me disgusted. This league is supposed to be the strongest college football conference and we go out there and look like a bunch of morons. Each time I sat down to do these rankings, it made me sick. So, the week 2 Giftastic ACC Football Power Rankings… Read more »

ACC Football Giftastic Power Rankings – Week 1

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Lots of interesting things to watch as the season gets started. How do we feel about your team? Here are the ACC Football Giftastic Power Rankings – Week 1 1. Clemson Listen, you’re the defending national champions. And we haven’t played a game, yet. So I’m keeping you at #1 until something shows me otherwise…. Read more »

College Football Betting

College Football Betting: 2017 NC Schools Edition

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The college football season begin last Saturday with a few meh games as an appetizer. ACC play begins this coming Thursday night with Wake Forest hosting Presbyterian. This means college football betting season begins. We focus on the 3 triangle schools and the other NC schools as many of you should when it comes to betting. … Read more »

ESPN ranks NC college football fans by happiness

Offseason content is (thank God) finally wrapping up across the college football media world, and while we’re all sick of most of it, ESPN put together a ranking of college football programs by fan happiness. Happiness, of course, is completely subjective, but here’s the breakdown of the methodology they used for the poll. Here’s how… Read more »

Marvin Bagley III picks Duke for 2017/18

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Marvin Bagley III picks Duke and reclassifies to 2017, and Sportschannel8’s Ben Swain and Brian Geisinger go back and forth discussing it. Swain:  Well BG, you asked me what I thought last night and I honestly thought it didn’t look good for Duke. The complete silence heading into the announcement didn’t feel like a normal Duke recruitment,… Read more »

Who’s the best football coach in the Big 4?

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You’ll never hear anyone lauding the Big 4 of Duke, North Carolina, NC State and Wake as football powerhouses, but it’s impossible to ignore that we’re in a pretty good spot here locally. Much like the ACC as a whole, coaching talent and stability have led to a sharp increase in success on the field…. Read more »