2014 Duke Blue Devils Football
We know that Duke can light it up on the basketball court with one of the very best
programs in the country, but they also know their way around the gridiron as well. Come out to a big game and you'll see plenty
of bone-jarring hits, spectacular catches and nail-biting moments that will have you jumping out of your seat on a regular
basis as the Blue Devils look to make it happen once again this season. The roster is filled with star-level players and the
schedule is packed with matchups against top-tier teams, giving you plenty of reasons to head out and see it all first-hand
in another season loaded with memorable bone-jarring action.
Lots of people these days rely on seeing big sporting events
during blips on their smart phones, and in a way it's at least better than nothing, but there is still no replacing the live
experience and seeing all the drama of a Blue Devils season unfold before their very eyes. Once you're there watching the
action the way it was meant to be seen, you'll be glad that you're not still sitting at home when you could be there with
thousands of your fellow fans in the stadium, where the game gets taken to a completely different level and you'll end up
with an experience that you'll be touting a long time after it's all over.
Duke Blue Devils Football Experience
football has plenty of great games on the schedule each and every season, from plenty of top-tier regular season matchups
and bowl games to historic rivalries that you'll have to see first-hand to believe. These are some of the best athletes in
the entire world, though that's something that you need to see for yourself to truly appreciate. Will you be there when your
favorite player hauls in the clutch, game-winning catch that is headed straight for the highlight reels? Even though baseball
is known as the national past time, college football has quickly become one of the most popular sports in the nation for a
reason, and that it will be abundantly clear why that is if you come out to join in the fun this Duke Blue Devils season.
Duke Blue Devils Football Team
Some former Blue Devils to make it into the Pro Football Hall of Fame include
Sonny Jurgensen, George McAfee and Ace Parker, and you never know when the next all-time great is going to burst onto the
scene with a banner day that will have the campus abuzz. The ACC is known for being one of the elite athletic conferences
in the country, providing plenty of amazing matchups every season as the Duke Blue Devils look to pile up the wins and make
a run at the top of the standings. If you've never seen the Duke Blue Devils first-hand, there has never been a better time
to change that than this year in another intense season in one of the toughest conferences in all of college football.
Duke Blue Devils Football Trivia
Did you know that Bill Murray won the ACC Coach of the Year three different
OK, this isn't the Bill Murray of Caddyshack and Ghostbusters, but Bill Murray of Duke knew how to put together
football teams like no one else in the ACC during the 1950s and 60s. Murray would end up winning the award in 1954, 1960 and
1962, helping to deliver some of the most memorable moments in the program's entire history.
Duke Blue Devils
The Duke Blue Devils have long been a staple of the local sports scene around Durham, North Carolina,
and that's not likely to change any time in the near future as the Blue Devils continue to bring world-class college athletes
to campus. On the football field, the Devils have had plenty of winning seasons, including top 25 finishes starting all the
way back in the 1930s. Over the years, the Blue Devils have been ranked plenty of times, even finishing the 2013 season as
the 23rd best team in the nation in the Associated Press poll. Over the years, the Devils have also had plenty of superstars,
including greats like Fred Crawford, Ace Parker, Ernie Jackson and Clarkston Hines if you just want to name a few, and you
never know when and where the next legend is going to spring up.
Duke Blue Devils Football Fans
Wade Stadium is one of the most historic venues in the conference, debuting as the home of the Blue Devils in 1929 and providing
the perfect backdrop for big games from one generation of fans to the next. With some major renovations over the years, Wallace
Wade Stadium is the perfect combination of the new and the old, making for a great venue that you'll want to come back to
again and again. When the buzz of the crowd is getting taken to the next level late in the game, with the crowd expecting
an epic finale, you'll understand why Duke games are such a major part of the sports scene around Durham.