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DBR Podcast Episode 131 - Exhibition Season, Duke Football Woes

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The guys are back with Episode 131 of the DBR Podcast! On this episode, they recap the victories by the Duke Blue Devils over the Virginia Union Panthers and the Ferris State Bulldogs, and they discuss the Duke Football loss to the Pittsburgh Panthers, while previewing their upcoming game against the Miami-Florida Hurricanes. They wrap with their first Player of the Week honors for the 2018-19 basketball season and Parting Shots.

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  • 0:00 - Sponsors Byrd Campbell are true blue Dukies
  • 0:30 - Donald welcomes us to a pod packed with hoops and football
  • 2:00 - Duke played 2 exhibition games. Jason starts by warning about drawing conclusions from exhibitions and then tries to draw some conclusions
  • 7:00 - Sam talks a bit about the ball movement and if the pace of play we saw in the exhibitions will still be there in the regular season
  • 10:40 - Donald talks a bit about some of the defensive concerns seen in the exhibitions
  • 14:20 - Sam gives us his impression of the Crazies’ performance in their first game of the new season
  • 15:15 - Sam launches a conversation about RJ Barrett’s all around game… we are impressed
  • 17:45 - Jason looks at how we are doing shooting from deep
  • 19:45 - A shout out to our sponsor
  • 20:25 - A look at the Duke football shootout against Pitt… we lament our dreadful defensive performance
  • 24:50 - Jason says Duke’s problem was that we were too good on offense
  • 25:50 - Donald sings the praises of Deon Jackson, who set a record with his offensive output
  • 27:00 - Previewing the next football game, a trip to Miami
  • 36:00 - The Byrd Campbell guys are here for your legal needs
  • 36:30 - Player of the week in basketball
  • 38:30 - Parting Shots – Sam on baseball’s postseason
  • 40:00 - Parting Shots – Jason on preseason polls and predictions… and perhaps curses Duke to be torched by Wake freshman Jaylen Hoard
  • 44:00 - Parting Shots – Donald on Tyronn Lue losing his NBA coaching gig with the Cleveland Cavaliers
  • 48:40 - Goodbye and Duke band

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