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Duke Football Flips Veteran Linebacker From Mike Elko to Blue Devil

After originally committing to former Duke football head coach Mike Elko and Texas A&M, graduate transfer Alex Howard will find himself a Blue Devil uniform.

Cam Robertson
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Duke Football Flips Veteran Linebacker From Mike Elko to Blue Devil

After originally committing to former Duke football head coach Mike Elko and Texas A&M, graduate transfer Alex Howard will find himself a Blue Devil uniform.

Cam Robertson
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Duke football offensive lineman Graham Barton
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Graham Barton Becomes First Duke Football First-Rounder This Decade

Former Duke football offensive lineman and All-ACC performer Graham Barton learned on Thursday night that he'll head to Florida to begin his NFL career.

Cam Robertson
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Duke Football Releases Cinematic Recap of Inspired Bowl Victory
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Duke Football Releases Cinematic Recap of Inspired Bowl Victory

The 2023 Duke football team, finishing the season with an interim head coach, enjoyed a high-note finishing touch deserving of creatively produced recognition.

Matt Giles
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WATCH: New Duke Football Head Coach Gives Fist Pumps to Cameron Crazies
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WATCH: New Duke Football Head Coach Gives Fist Pumps to Cameron Crazies

Manny Diaz became the second Duke football head coach in as many years to get formally introduced to Duke basketball's famed Cameron Crazies.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football: Scenes From Manny Diaz's First Day on the Job
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Duke Football: Scenes From Manny Diaz's First Day on the Job

New Duke football head coach Manny Diaz, who arrived in Durham on Friday morning and had a busy first-day schedule, looks to be "around the right people."

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Star Riley Leonard Pens Goodbye to Blue Devils
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Duke Football Star Riley Leonard Pens Goodbye to Blue Devils

Duke football quarterback Riley Leonard is headed elsewhere, as he entered the transfer portal and expressed heartfelt goodbyes on Wednesday afternoon.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Star: Coach Mike Elko 'Changed My Life'
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Duke Football Star: Coach Mike Elko 'Changed My Life'

It sounds like Duke football's newest member of the 3,000-yard club, fifth-year Blue Devil wide receiver Jalon Calhoun, has a forever friend in Mike Elko.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Secures Bowl Eligibility With Walk-Off Field Goal
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Duke Football Secures Bowl Eligibility With Walk-Off Field Goal

Following Thursday night's battle-winning kick against Wake Forest, Duke football has locked up a bowl for the second straight year under head coach Mike Elko.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Ranking Disappears Following Shutout Loss
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Duke Football Ranking Disappears Following Shutout Loss

The Duke football team is no longer ranked in the AP Top 25 Poll or US LBM Coaches Poll after Mike Elko's Blue Devils lost their second straight game.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Stock Takes Small Hit From Loss at Florida State
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Duke Football Stock Takes Small Hit From Loss at Florida State

Duke football fell less than a handful of spots this week to No. 20 in the AP Top 25 Poll following the Blue Devils' loss at Florida State on Saturday night.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football at Florida State: Jon Scheyer Will Be Watching
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Duke Football at Florida State: Jon Scheyer Will Be Watching

As Duke football gears up for battle at Florida State, Duke basketball head coach Jon Scheyer is impressed by fellow second-year head coach Mike Elko.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Opts for 'Iced Out' Look at Florida State
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Duke Football Opts for 'Iced Out' Look at Florida State

On Saturday night, the Duke football squad will debut a new jersey-helmet combo for its showdown in Tallahassee against the ACC-leading Florida State Seminoles.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football: Mike Elko on Watch List for Major National Award
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Duke Football: Mike Elko on Watch List for Major National Award

A Duke football victory at No. 14 Florida State in primetime this weekend would help the reigning ACC Coach of the Year's chances of snagging national honors.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football: Blue Devils Host Top-Ranked Athlete
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Duke Football: Blue Devils Host Top-Ranked Athlete

Aaron Gregory, an electric five-star out of Georgia, seems highly interested in Duke football after watching the Blue Devils defeat NC State on Saturday night.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Earns Funny Mention on 'Saturday Night Live'
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Duke Football Earns Funny Mention on 'Saturday Night Live'

The Duke football program, fresh off Saturday's win over NC State, isn't a joke under Mike Elko, at least not of the "they're laughing at you" variety anymore.

Matt Giles
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Fill-In Duke Football Starter Henry Belin IV Perseveres Early vs. NC State
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Fill-In Duke Football Starter Henry Belin IV Perseveres Early vs. NC State

Henry Belin IV, starting in place of Duke football star Riley Leonard (ankle), got rattled out of the gates in his first college start but bounced back quickly.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football: Latest Update on Riley Leonard's Status
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Duke Football: Latest Update on Riley Leonard's Status

Duke football's Riley Leonard suffered an injury on the decisive play in the Blue Devils' loss to Notre Dame on Saturday night, but he may not be out too long.

Matt Giles
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Taylor Swift Amazed by Duke Football Product's TD Reception
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Taylor Swift Amazed by Duke Football Product's TD Reception

Although some think Taylor Swift mistook Duke football alum Noah Gray for another Kansas City tight end, she was visibly in awe of his play on Sunday night.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Debuting Another Helmet Look for Notre Dame Game
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Duke Football Debuting Another Helmet Look for Notre Dame Game

The Duke football team, looking to improve to 5-0 for the first time in decades, will sport a different version of the helmet design that worked in Week 1.

Matt Giles
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WATCH: Duke Football Celebrity Guest Picker Brings Comedic Energy
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WATCH: Duke Football Celebrity Guest Picker Brings Comedic Energy

In hindsight, Ken Jeong was the easy choice to represent Duke University for the Duke football program's first ESPN College GameDay experience in Durham.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Reveals Backdrop for College GameDay
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Duke Football Reveals Backdrop for College GameDay

The Duke football program's first ESPN College GameDay experience will begin at the heart of campus, an ideal choice given the downsides of other options.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football Chips in With Major Basketball Recruiting Effort
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Duke Football Chips in With Major Basketball Recruiting Effort

A Duke football victory should be a victory for Duke basketball, and vice versa, as the Blue Devils cryptically suggested on social media this weekend.

Matt Giles
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Duke Football: Mike Elko Matches Jon Scheyer's Mark, Nearing Coach K
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Duke Football: Mike Elko Matches Jon Scheyer's Mark, Nearing Coach K

Early results, notably win percentages, say the Duke football and Duke basketball programs are in good hands with Mike Elko and Jon Scheyer at the helm.

Matt Giles
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Northwestern vs. #21 Duke Prediction, CFB Picks & Odds: Saturday, 9/16
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Northwestern vs. #21 Duke Prediction, CFB Picks & Odds: Saturday, 9/16

Check out our experts’ best Northwestern vs. Duke prediction for Saturday’s matchup and how to use it to grab a two-part FanDuel Sportsbook welcome offer.

Mark Lammey
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Duke Football: Mike Elko Sees 'Big Challenge' in Week 3
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Duke Football: Mike Elko Sees 'Big Challenge' in Week 3

Mike Elko's second Duke football team looks to improve to 3-0 when the Blue Devils host the Northwestern Wildcats in Wallace Wade Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Matt Giles
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