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Duke’s New QB Has A Great Nickname

And even better if it turns out be true

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Georgia Tech v Duke
DURHAM, NC - SEPTEMBER 26: Rain on the helmet of the Duke Blue Devils during their game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Wallace Wade Stadium on September 26, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina.
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For fans, losing a key player is a moment of concern and -what-might-have-beens.

For coaches, though, it’s a moment of cold and necessary calculation: who do I turn to now?

With Thomas Sirk out, Duke’s David Cutcliffe has turned to redshirt freshman Daniel Jones.

Fans don’t know anything about him, but his teammates do: they’ve been calling him “The Future” for some time now.

Here’s more on Duke’s new quarterback from the N&O. We’ll be really interested to see how he does Saturday against NCCU.