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Signing Day Fireworks In Durham

Jela Duncan

Heading into late Sunday night there was optimism surrounding the Duke football program, but nobody expected major fireworks. However as Wednesday morning unfolded, the Blue Devils landed the top two prospects on the board.

First came news than Charlotte RB Jela Duncan had fooled the recruiting world by tweeting that he was down to Wake Forest and East Carolina only to pull a Duke had from his bag at a 9 AM press conference at Mallard Creek High. "I wanted to throw a curve to everyone," said Duncan of the decision. "But in the end my relationship with Coach Cutcliffe was the deciding factor." Duncan, who has... Recommended Stories

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