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Duke TE Cooper Helfet wants the ball in his hands

Cooper Helfet took the time to strike a pose for Blue Devil Nation on Photo Day - Rick Crank, BDN Photo
DURHAM - It didn't take long for Cooper Helfet to prove Coach David Cutcliffe right when he was labeled a playmaker.  During yesterdays press conference, Cutcliffe stated that playmakers are guys who want the ball and the brash and confident Helfet fits that mold.  BDN took time to chat with the Duke tight end and here is what he had to say via BDN Audio -

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Duke DB Matt Daniels prepares for the Alabama Crimson Tide

Duke DB Matt Daniels strikes a pose for BDN Photo

DURHAM, N.C. - As Durham prepares for an invasion of Crimson clad Alabama fans, the Duke Football team met with the media today.  BDN caught up to defensive back Matt Daniels and he discussed the opportunity that playing the countries top rated team afforded the Blue Devils.

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ABC picks up Alabama at Duke – starting times announced

Cutcliffe set to nring his troops together - image property of Blue Devil Nation.net

DURHAM, N.C. – Kick-off times for Duke’s first three games were announced on Thursday in conjunction with the ACC’s early-season television schedule.

The Blue Devils will open the year at home on September 4 against Elon at 7 p.m.  The game will be broadcast live on the internet at ESPN3.com.  In week two, Duke kicks off ACC action on the road at Wake Forest with a 12 noon game televised live by Raycom Sports.

Reigning national champion Alabama travels to Durham on September 18.  The game will begin at 3:30 p.m. and be televised live by ABC Sports.

Season tickets are available and may be purchased online at GoDuke.com/tickets or by calling the Duke Athletic Ticket Office at 1-877-375-DUKE (3853).