Category: Durham

Duke Blue Devils officially kicked off spring football on Friday

Durham, NC – Duke was back in action Friday as its spring football practice officially kicked off with a two-hour session at the Brooks Practice Facility. The Blue Devils worked out in helmets for the first day and focused on…

Mike Elko named Duke head football coach

Durham, NC – Duke Vice President and Director of Athletics Nina King announced Friday that Mike Elko has been named Duke University’s 22nd head football coach. The defensive coordinator and safeties coach at Texas A&M University for the past four…

David Cutcliffe and Duke agree on separation

Durham, NC – Duke Vice President and Director of Athletics Nina King announced on Sunday the school and head football coach David Cutcliffe have reached a mutual agreement for separation. “After some detailed and amiable discussions with Nina King, we’ve…

How to Follow – Duke vs. Virginia Tech

Durham, NC – Duke and Virginia Tech are set to battle at Lane Stadium on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in the Blue Devils’ final regular season road game. Duke fans will always be given numerous ways to follow the action…

Duke holds second 85-play football scrimmage

Durham, NC – Duke held its second 85-play scrimmage of preseason fall camp Saturday morning at Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium. Graduate student quarterback Gunnar Holmberg went 7-of-12 for 168 yards while adding a touchdown and was successful on a two-point…

Duke begins football preseason camp

Durham, NC – Duke opened its 2021 football preseason camp Thursday morning with its first official practice at the Brooks Practice Facility. Head coach David Cutcliffe, who begins his 14th year at the helm of the Blue Devil program, as well as…

Duke holds football spring showcase

Durham, NC – Rising redshirt junior quarterback Gunnar Holmberg completed five-of-nine pass attempts for 107 yards and one touchdown to highlight a 40-play scrimmage during Duke’s annual Spring Showcase held Saturday morning at Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium. Holmberg…

Boylan joins Duke football program

Durham, NC – Duke head football coach David Cutcliffe announced Friday that wide receiver Scott Boylan has signed a financial aid agreement to attend the institution and join the Blue Devil football program. Boylan will enroll at Duke in August, 2021 after graduating from Brown…