The ACC announced the 2021 football schedule Thursday and Duke has a chance to start 3-1 or, if things line up perfectly, 4-0.
The Blue Devils travel to Charlotte to take on the 49ers on September 4th then have three straight home games: NC A&T on September 11th, followed by Northwestern on the 18th and then Kansas on the 25th.
Duke then makes the very short trip over to Chapel Hill to play a revived UNC on October 2nd followed by a home game against the Yellow Jackets of Georgia Tech on October 9th.
Next up is a trip to Charlottesville to play Virginia then it’s back in North Carolina for a visit to Wake Forest.
November sees Pitt in Wallace Wade on the 6th, then a ride up to Blacksburg on the 13th to take on the Hokies. The regular season closes out with home games against Louisville on November 18th and Miami on the 27th.