Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 50 North Carolina State Wolfpack

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Entering the 2013 season, the North Carolina State Wolfpack feel like they have a lot to prove. Losing starting quarterback Mike Glennon, second-leading receiver Tobias Palmer and their top three tacklers from a season ago, the Wolfpack are looking at […]

Dave Doeren Must Make North Carolina State Wolfpack In-State Favorite

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The North Carolina State Wolfpack has gotten stuck in a rut as a middle-of-the-road ACC team in recent years. That prompted the program to bring a new coach for 2013 in Dave Doeren who built the Northern Illinois Huskies into […]

Dave Doeren Will Have to Get Creative at North Carolina State

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When you’ve had success calling plays like new North Carolina State head coach Dave Doeren has, it’s disconcerting to have to change offensive styles. However, the personnel he inherited with the Wolfpack lacked one key ingredient he had at Northern […]

N.C. State Spring Game: Dave Doeren Era Begins

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The Dave Doeren era for the North Carolina State Wolfpack officially kicked off Saturday in Raleigh in the annual Kay Yow Memorial Spring Game. With a lot of questions going into the game, mainly about the adjustment to Doeren’s up-tempo […]

Transfer Pete Thomas Gunning for NC State Quarterback Job

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Quarterback Pete Thomas started 21 straight games for the Colorado State Rams as a freshman and sophomore, but he hasn’t appeared in a game since November 2011. He’s hoping to get back on the field this fall as the new […]

Can Dave Doeren bring winning ways to NC State Wolfpack in 2013?

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Dave Doeren has a track record (albeit a short one) of being a winner. In two seasons as head coach of the Northern Illinois Huskies, Doeren went 23-4 overall and 17-1 against the MAC. He won back-to-back conference titles and […]

Why Jimbo Fisher Needs an Offensive Coordinator at Florida State

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For replacing a legend the stature of Bobby Bowden, Florida State Seminoles Head Coach Jimbo Fisher has done quite an impressive job guiding the ‘Noles in his first three campaigns. Just this past season, Fisher led the squad to a […]

Turnovers Doom NC State in Music City Bowl

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Mike Glennon’s final game as the starting quarterback for North Carolina State didn’t exactly go to plan.  The senior threw three interceptions, as part of a five-turnover game for the Wolfpack and those turnovers were the reason that Vanderbilt won […]

Music City Bowl Should Be Offensive Showcase

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New Year’s Eve brings a ton of college football bowl games led off by the Music City Bowl between the 8-4 Vanderbilt Commodores and the 7-5 North Carolina State Wolfpack at Noon Eastern Time in Nashville. This should be an […]

How North Carolina State Will Beat Maryland


North Carolina State is coming off a bye week in which they had to feel spectacular about themselves. After all, the last time they were on the field the Wolfpack was celebrating a win over a Florida State team that […]

ACC Unitas Award Candidates


The Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award committee announced their nominees for the prestigious honor on Thursday. Amazingly, the ACC leads all conferences in nominees with five. Here are the signal callers up for the award: -Tajh Boyd, Clemson -Mike Glennon, […]

ACC Takeaways: Week 3


Three weeks down, 13 to go. The college football landscape is off to a wild start. Here’s a smattering of what we learned about the ACC in Week 3. 1. Florida State WAS that much better than Wake Forest. 28 […]