Photo: Duke coach David Cutcliffe emphasizes running the ball.
Newsflash: Duke, short on bodies in the backfield due to injuries, moved its backup quarterback to running back. The positions listed for Nicodem Pierre on the roster now reads, “QB/RB.”
Duke’s first test of its emergency backfield will be a Saturday night scrimmage in preparation for the season opener September 3 at Tulane. ...
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